About the profile areas
The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Hammondville is 3,642, with a population density of 18.80 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Hammondville is bounded by the South Western Motorway in the north, the Georges River in the east, Williams Creek and Harris Creek in the south, and Heathcote Road in the west.
Hammondville is named after Canon Hammond, who established a self-help community in the area during the depression of the 1930s.
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Settlement of the area dates from the late 1800s. Some growth took place in the 1930s, when a settlement for destitute families was established. Significant development did not occur until the post-war years, with rapid growth during the 1970s. The population generally increased from the mid 1990s, a result of new dwellings being added to the area, particularly medium density housing.
Hammondville is an established residential area.
Major features of the area include Hammondville Park, Lieutenant Cantello Reserve, Peter Pan Park, the Georges River and Hammondville Public School.