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Currans Hill

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Currans Hill is 5,428, with a population density of 15.09 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Currans Hill is bounded by the suburb of Gregory Hills and a line running east-west to the north of Turner Road in the north, Campbelltown City in the east, Narellan Road in the south, and the locality of Smeaton Grange and the transmission line in the west.

Name origin

Currans Hill is named after Michael Curran, an early land holder in the area.

Settlement history

Development of the area dates primarily from the 1990s. Rapid growth took place from the early 1990s, with the population increasing to about 4,000 in 2001, a result of large numbers of new dwellings being added to the area. Growth continued between 2001 and 2006, but at a slower rate, with little growth between 2006 and 2011 as few new dwellings were added to the area.

Land use

Currans Hill is a recent residential area, with undeveloped areas in the north and east.

Major features

Major features of the area include Boyd Reserve, Broughton Reserve, Charles Throsby Reserve, Currans Hill Park, Elizabeth Throsby Reserve, Sedgewick Reserve, Smeeton Reserve, The Jack Nash Reserve and two schools.