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Callaghan NSW


Located in the Newcastle area of New South Wales, Callaghan is in the Newcastle local government area, and within the electoral seat of Newcastle.

Callaghan at a glance

Postcode: 2308

Latitude: -32.8930342

Longitude: 151.7034879

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of Callaghan NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2308 (Including Callaghan) was 1358 people. Out of those, 603 were male and 760 were female.

139 (10.24%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 858 people were born in Australia. 39 (2.87%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Callaghan

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

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