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Strathfield is a suburb of west Sydney in east New South Wales and has a population of around 20,000 (49.8% male, 50.2% female). Around 4801 families live in the area and of those 35.8% have one or more children under the age of 15. 13.7% of families have only a single parent while 29.1% of couples have no children. Strathfield covers an area of approximately 616 hectares (1523 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Strathfield is between $250-$399 per week (11.0% of people). 15.0% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 6.1% of the population.
Of the 6460 private dwellings in Strathfield 37% are owned outright by their occupiers, 24% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 35% are being rented. On average there are around 3.2 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Strathfield is as follows: 58.0% separate houses, 5.6% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 36.2% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Strathfield 48% are married, 5% are divorced, 2% are separated, 6% are widowed and 39% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, Strathfield has an above average migrant population, with around 58.8% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: Korea (8.6%), China (8.0%), India (7.8%), Hong Kong (2.6%), Sri Lanka (2.5%).
Strathfield varies in altitude/elevation from about 13 m (highlight point) to 47 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Strathfield is 2135.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Strathfield include Burwood, Concord, Enfield, Greenacre, Homebush, Homebush West, Lidcombe, North Strathfield and Strathfield South.
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