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Population of Port Stephens

Last official estimated population of Port Stephens Area (as Local Government Area) was 71 736 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.29% of total Australian population and 0.902% of NSW population. Area of Port Stephens is 858.40 km², in this year population density was 83.57 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+0.87%/yr), Port Stephens population in 2020 would be 73 632. [0]


Port Stephens historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Newcastle
- Maitland
- Dungog
- Lake Macquarie
- Mid-Coast
- Cessnock
- Central Coast (NSW)
- Singleton

Port Stephens on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Port Stephens 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] +2.28 %/Y
[2001-2002] +1.70 %/Y
[2002-2003] +1.52 %/Y
[2003-2004] +1.40 %/Y
[2004-2005] +1.08 %/Y
[2005-2006] +0.35 %/Y
[2006-2007] +2.08 %/Y
[2007-2008] +1.40 %/Y
[2008-2009] +1.87 %/Y
[2009-2010] +1.41 %/Y
[2010-2011] +1.15 %/Y
[2011-2012] +1.19 %/Y
[2012-2013] +1.09 %/Y
[2013-2014] +1.14 %/Y
[2014-2015] +1.04 %/Y
[2015-2016] +1.22 %/Y
[2016-2017] +0.87 %/Y


Population pyramid for Port Stephens (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

1 064 
85+
 655

1 005 
80-84
 899

1 514 
75-79
 1 539

2 276 
70-74
 2 308

2 586 
65-69
 2 399

2 528 
60-64
 2 346

2 541 
55-59
 2 431

2 408 
50-54
 2 361

2 364 
45-49
 2 186

2 140 
40-44
 2 128

1 898 
35-39
 1 790

1 830 
30-34
 1 759

1 786 
25-29
 1 895

1 813 
20-24
 1 949

2 087 
15-19
 2 153

2 148 
10-14
 2 364

2 218 
5-9
 2 346

2 013 
0-4
 2 009


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.