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Mount Colah is a suburb of north-northwest Sydney in east New South Wales and has a population of around 7,000 (49.2% male, 50.8% female). Around 1971 families live in the area and of those 45.3% have one or more children under the age of 15. 12.1% of families have only a single parent while 28.3% of couples have no children. Mount Colah covers an area of approximately 535 hectares (1322 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Mount Colah is between $400-$599 per week (12.5% of people). 7.7% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 6.5% of the population.
Of the 2265 private dwellings in Mount Colah 36% are owned outright by their occupiers, 48% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 14% are being rented. On average there are around 3.1 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Mount Colah is as follows: 94.6% separate houses, 3.9% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 1.2% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Mount Colah 58% are married, 6% are divorced, 2% are separated, 4% are widowed and 30% have never married.
Mount Colah varies in altitude/elevation from about 68 m (highlight point) to 217 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Mount Colah is 2079.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Mount Colah include Asquith, Hornsby Heights, Milsons Passage and Mount Kuring-gai.
Bonzle users have said that the facilities in Mount Colah include caravan park or parks, child care centre, children's playground, medical centre, playing fields, primary school, public toilets, railway station, service station and shops. Do you know of other facilities available in Mount Colah? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users have reported that Mount Colah is a good place for birdwatching, bushwalking and walking. Do you know of other recreational activities in Mount Colah? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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Bonzle users have reported that the following vermin (feral animals, insects and weeds) have invaded Mount Colah: blackberry. Do you know of other feral animals, insects and weeds that have invaded Mount Colah? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.Do you know of any agricultural activities in Mount Colah? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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