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Welcome to Cessnock City Community Profile

The Cessnock City Estimated Resident Population for 2015 is 55,862, with a population density of 0.28 persons per hectare.

Cessnock City is located in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, about 120 kilometres north of Sydney and 40 kilometres west of Newcastle.

The Cessnock 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.


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The latest on the Census


Census day may have come and gone but that doesn't mean the Census is over. So what happens now? Here's an update on what's next for the Census.

Answers to your Census queries and concerns


With a lot of concern raised in the media over next week's Census, we thought it fitting to answer some of the most common queries and concerns raised so far to help put your mind at ease.

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