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Hoxton Park - Carnes Hill

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Hoxton Park - Carnes Hill is 6,674, with a population density of 24.04 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Hoxton Park - Carnes Hill is bounded by Hoxton Park Road in the north, Cabramatta Creek in the east, McCredie Drive, Andrews Circuit, the suburb of Horningsea Park, Sarah Hollands Drive and Packard Place in the south, and Cowpasture Road in the west.

Name origin

Hoxton Park is named after an original property in the area.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the 1800s, with land used mainly for farming. Significant development did not occur until the early 1990s. Rapid growth took place during the 1990s as large numbers of new dwellings were added to the area. Growth continued between 2001 and 2011, but at a slower rate, as fewer new dwellings were added to the area.

Land use

Hoxton Park - Carnes Hill is a recent residential area, with some industrial land use in the south-east.

Major features

Major features of the area include Carnes Hill Marketplace, Brownes Farm Reserve, Edmund Barton Park, Greenway Park and several schools.