Port Macquarie - Hastings 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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Port Macquarie Rural Fringe

About the forecast areas

The 2019 population forecast for Port Macquarie Rural Fringe is 3,954, and is forecast to grow to 5,588 by 2036.

Port Macquarie Rural Fringe is bounded by the Hastings River in the north, the localites of Port Macquarie and Thrumster and the Tasman Sea in the east, the locality of Lake Cathie, Cowarra Creek and the locality of Herons Creek in the south, and Kings Creek in the west.

Forecast areas
Port Macquarie Rural Fringe