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Echuca is located around the border between New South Wales and Victoria and has a population of around 2,300 (45.7% male, 54.3% female). Around 519 families live in the area and of those 35.3% have one or more children under the age of 15. 19.7% of families have only a single parent while 47.6% of couples have no children. Echuca covers an area of approximately 389 hectares (962 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Echuca is between $250-$399 per week (19.4% of people). 4.0% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 2.3% of the population.
Of the 944 private dwellings in Echuca 38% are owned outright by their occupiers, 16% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 42% are being rented. On average there are around 2.4 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Echuca is as follows: 63.1% separate houses, 22.6% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 11.4% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Echuca 40% are married, 10% are divorced, 4% are separated, 16% are widowed and 30% have never married.
Echuca varies in altitude/elevation from about 97 m (highlight point) to 113 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Echuca is 3564.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Echuca include Campaspe West, Echuca East, Echuca South and Moama.
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Bonzle users have reported that barley, beetroot, capsicum, lettuce, onion, sweet corn and wheat grow in Echuca. Are you a keen gardener? Do you know of other plants that grown in Echuca? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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Bonzle users have reported that agricultural activity in Echuca includes the following: barley, beef, dairy, oats, pig meat, rice, sheep, sorghum, wheat and wool. Do you know of other agricultural activities in Echuca? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users sighted or observed the following birds in Echuca: crimson rosella, diamond firetail, eastern rosella, galah, golden whistler, grey fantail, little corella, long-billed corella, sulphur-crested cockatoo and zebra finch. Is this list accurate? Are you a keen bird watcher? Have you been bird watching in Echuca? What species of birds have you seen? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here. For a comprehensive flexibound field guide to Australia's birds try Birds of Australia: Eighth Edition.
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