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Population of Blacktown

Last official estimated population of Blacktown City (as Local Government Area) was 357 479 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 1.44% of total Australian population and 4.493% of NSW population. Area of Blacktown is 240.00 km², in this year population density was 1 489.50 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+2.71%/yr), Blacktown population in 2020 would be 387 393. [0]


Blacktown historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Fairfield
- Cumberland
- Penrith
- Parramatta
- The Hills Shire
- Liverpool
- Strathfield
- Ryde

Blacktown on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Blacktown is located in the center of the images.

Population [people], population density [p./kmĀ²] and population change [%/year] [2]

Annual growth rate in %:

[1996-2001] +1.87 %/Y
[2001-2002] +1.50 %/Y
[2002-2003] +0.66 %/Y
[2003-2004] +0.98 %/Y
[2004-2005] +1.39 %/Y
[2005-2006] +1.34 %/Y
[2006-2007] +2.16 %/Y
[2007-2008] +2.48 %/Y
[2008-2009] +2.55 %/Y
[2009-2010] +2.39 %/Y
[2010-2011] +1.87 %/Y
[2011-2012] +1.73 %/Y
[2012-2013] +2.22 %/Y
[2013-2014] +2.16 %/Y
[2014-2015] +2.30 %/Y
[2015-2016] +2.53 %/Y
[2016-2017] +2.71 %/Y


Population pyramid for Blacktown (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

2 310 
85+
 1 294

2 280 
80-84
 1 732

3 223 
75-79
 2 828

4 909 
70-74
 4 678

6 798 
65-69
 6 490

8 275 
60-64
 7 730

9 655 
55-59
 9 444

10 323 
50-54
 10 260

11 516 
45-49
 11 306

12 212 
40-44
 12 756

14 399 
35-39
 14 762

15 705 
30-34
 14 674

13 584 
25-29
 13 421

12 121 
20-24
 13 222

11 604 
15-19
 12 483

11 730 
10-14
 12 685

13 637 
5-9
 14 526

14 153 
0-4
 14 754


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about LGA and Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) on abs.gov.au

[2] Population data from Australian Bureau of Statistics (Population and density: 2017; change: 2016-2017)

[3] Digital Boundaries: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) 2016.

[4] Historical population: 2001-2012, 2007-2017.