Inner West 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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About the forecast areas

The 2019 population forecast for Petersham is 8,956, and is forecast to grow to 10,318 by 2036.

Petersham is bounded by Parramatta Road in the north, Phillip Street, Margaret Street, Charles Street, Albany Road, Douglas Street, York Crescent, the railway line, Merton Street, Stanmore Road and College Lane in the east, Newington Road, John Street, the suburb of Marrickville and Frazer Street in the south, and Wardell Road, New Canterbury Road, the suburb of Lewisham, The Boulevarde and West Street in the west.

Forecast areas