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Avondale NSW


Located in the Kiama – Shellharbour area of New South Wales, Avondale is in the Wollongong local government area, and within the electoral seat of Whitlam.

Avondale at a glance

Postcode: 2530

Latitude: -34.5263141

Longitude: 150.7388665

Altitude: 42.0776062 (metres above sea level)

Population of Avondale NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2530 (Including Avondale) was 35038 people. Out of those, 17154 were male and 17882 were female.

5802 (16.56%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 28079 people were born in Australia. 1665 (4.75%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Avondale

Here is a map of Avondale, New South Wales and surrounds.

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