Last official estimated population of **Newcastle - Maitland** *(as Significant Urban Area)* was **480 422** people *(on 2017-06-30)*^{[2]}.
This was 1.94% of total Australian population.
Area of Newcastle - Maitland is 1 179.13 km², in this year population density was **407.44** p/km² .
If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+0.99%/yr), Newcastle - Maitland population in 2023 would be 509 652.
[0]

↳ nearby SUA areas:

- Morisset - Cooranbong

- Central Coast

- Nelson Bay

- Singleton

- Muswellbrook

- Sydney

- Morisset - Cooranbong

- Central Coast

- Nelson Bay

- Singleton

- Muswellbrook

- Sydney

Click to enlarge. *Newcastle - Maitland is located in the center of the images.*

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

[2001-2002] **+0.94** %/Y

[2002-2003] **-0.06** %/Y

[2003-2004] **+0.67** %/Y

[2004-2005] **+0.69** %/Y

[2005-2006] **+0.58** %/Y

[2006-2007] **+10.12** %/Y

[2007-2008] **+1.23** %/Y

[2008-2009] **+1.17** %/Y

[2009-2010] **+1.17** %/Y

[2010-2011] **+1.31** %/Y

[2011-2012] **+0.99** %/Y

[2012-2013] **+1.06** %/Y

[2013-2014] **+1.05** %/Y

[2014-2015] **+0.86** %/Y

[2015-2016] **+0.90** %/Y

[2016-2017] **+0.99** %/Y

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about SUA 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.