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Welcome to Blue Mountains City Community Profile

The Blue Mountains City Estimated Resident Population for 2015 is 79,812, with a population density of 0.56 persons per hectare.

Blue Mountains City is located at the western fringe of the Sydney metropolitan area about 55 to 95 kilometres from the Sydney GPO.

The Blue Mountains City Community Profile provides demographic analysis for the City and its suburbs based on results from the 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing. The profile is updated with population estimates when the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) releases new figures.

NEWS

What's new?

(23/06/2016)

To continually improve the services we provide to our clients we are implementing new features and functionality to our products. Check out the the latest updates here.

Spotlight on Footscray’s changing housing market

(23/06/2016)

In a rapidly growing and gentrifying area, what are the implications for community facilities? To answer this question, our consulting team took a deep dive into the changing housing market in Footscray, a rapidly changing suburb in Melbourne.

Using data to inform community engagement – Who do we REALLY need to plan for?

(12/05/2016)

With the drive for improved efficiencies with finite resources, local governments need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering best value services to communities. But how best to target these services?

Latest population figures: Top 50 largest cities and towns in Australia

(5/05/2016)

This is the latest release of the Top 50 cities and towns in Australia, which we do every year, following the ABS release of their Regional Population Growth publication.

This community profile is just one of a family of demographic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre.