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Yass, NSW

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Yass Statistics

Location Details
  • Region

    Capital Country
  • Population

    5,466
  • Nearest Capital

    69km
  • Nearest Airport

    Canberra 68km
  • Median House Price

    $650,000
  • February Temp °C
    29 / 14

Yass
is a town in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia in Yass Valley Council. The name appears to have been derived from an Aboriginal word, “Yarrh”, said to mean ‘running water’.
Yass is located 280 km south-west of Sydney, on the Hume Highway.

Yass
Community

Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Yass

Hospital
4
Doctors & Allied Health
30
Library
3
Post Office
9
Bars & Eateries
39
Groceries & Convenience
4

Yass
Housing

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Comparison to median State house price

-36%
Property in Yass

Based on LGA data

Median House Price

$650,000

Rental House Median Price Per Month

$1,257

Attached Dwelling Median Price

$362,000

Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021]

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Yass

    Based on LGA data

    Median Salary Per Year

    $61,754

    Median Personal Income Per Week

    $1,188

    Median Family Income Per Week

    $1,098

    Yass
    Education

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    Number of Institutions

    14

    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

    Schools And Universities in Yass

    Education within 25KM of Yass

    8 Childcare Centres
    yass pre-kindergarten
    yass early childhood centre
    yass little learners
    goodstart early learning yass
    yass montessori preschool
    country kids club yass
    ywca fairley early childhood service
    murrumbateman early childhood centre
    4 Primary Schools
    bowning public school
    yass public school
    mt carmel school
    berinba public school
    1 High School
    yass high school
    1 Tafe
    illawarra institute

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