Population and Economic Profile

The Central Coast Council area is located on the coast of New South Wales, between 60 and 90 kilometres north of the Sydney CBD, and about 80 kilometres south of the Newcastle CBD.

The Central Coast Community Profile provides demographic information derived from the ABS Census of Population and Housing for the census periods 2011, 2006, 2001 and the National Institute of Economic and Industry Research.


Central Coast Community Profile

​An easy to use, interactive website featuring data on population growth, demography, household composition, health, housing, education, employment and travel.  


Central Coast Economic Profile

Provides economic and workforce information for the Central Coast LGA. ​Allows each industry sector to be compared with the LGA, region, the Sydney Statistical Division and state.


Central Coast Social Atlas

Key socio-demographic characteristics as interactive maps. Based on data from the 2011 Census, each map is prepared using SA1s, to help identify patterns and trends.

Central Coast Population Forecasts

Provides population forecasts Central Coast LGA