Blacktown City CouncilPopulation forecast

This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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Blacktown City

About the forecast areas

The 2018 population forecast for Blacktown City is 361,819, and is forecast to grow to 505,278 by 2036.

Blacktown City is located in Sydney’s western suburbs – about 35 kilometres from the Sydney GPO and covers approximately 239 square kilometres. The City is bounded by Hawkesbury City in the north, The Hills Shire in the north-east, the City of Parramatta in the east, Cumberland Council area and Fairfield City in the south and Penrith City in the west.

Forecast areas
Blacktown City