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Tuggerawong - Tacoma - Rocky Point

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Tuggerawong - Tacoma - Rocky Point is 2,307, with a population density of 5.38 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Tuggerawong - Tacoma - Rocky Point is bounded by Jensen Road, the localities of Wadalba and Wyongah and Saturday Street in the north, Tuggerah Lake in the east, the Wyong River in the south and McDonagh Road and the western boundary of HopeTown Special School in the west.

Settlement history

Development of the area dates primarily from the 1970s. The population increased during the 1990s, declined slightly between 2001 and 2006, and then was relatively stable between 2006 and 2011.

Land use

Tuggerawong - Tacoma - Rocky Point is a residential and rural area, with residential areas located mainly along the lake foreshore.

Major features

Major features of the area include Don Small Oval, Tuggerah Lake foreshore, the Wyong River, Tuggerawong Shopping Centre, HopeTown Special School and Tuggerawong and Tacoma Public Schools.

Included areas

This small area includes the localities of Rocky Point, Tacoma and Tuggerawong, and a small part of the locality of Wadalba (south of Jensen Road).