City of Newcastle
About the forecast areas
The 2019 population forecast for the City of Newcastle is 166,984, and is forecast to grow to 202,049 by 2041.
The City of Newcastle is located in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, about 160 kilometres north of Sydney. The City of Newcastle is bounded by Maitland City and the Port Stephens Council area in the north, the Pacific Ocean in the east, Lake Macquarie City in the south, and Cessnock City in the west.