Greater Sydney

  • State

  • Region Size

    7288.36 (Sq Kms)
  • Population

  • No. of Jobs

  • Median Weekly Household Mortgage

  • Median Weekly Household Rent

Data Source: Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics data

Map of Towns in Greater Sydney

Discover Greater Sydney

Stretching from the East Coast to the Blue Mountains, the Greater Sydney region is Australia’s most populated area. Close-knit communities enjoy easy access to a world-class city, as well as the lifestyle benefits that are on offer with stunning beaches, wineries, and national parks all on your doorstep.


People are the heart of all communities. Get a picture of Greater Sydney by understanding the people who live there.

  • 4,833,191

    Estimated resident population (no.)

  • 36

    Median age - persons (years)

  • 3,245,828

    Working age population (aged 15-64 years) (no.)

  • 71,787

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (no.)

  • 1,951,810

    Persons born overseas (no.)

Greater Sydney Adelaide Hills Population Statistics

From small locally owned businesses to larger operations, industries in Greater Sydney form an important part of the community.

  • 573,142

    Total number of businesses


A move to more means creating a better life for yourself. Gain insight into the job market in Greater Sydney to assist in your decision-making.

  • 3,982,745

    Number of jobs (no.)

  • 896

    Median weekly personal income ($)

  • 573,142

    Total number of businesses


Discover the household make-up of those already living in Greater Sydney to help you decide if this is the right region for you.

  • 1,741,997

    Total households (no.)

  • 2.8

    Average household size (no. of persons)

  • 1,239

    Median equivalised total household income (weekly) ($)

  • 2,500

    Median monthly household mortgage payment ($)

  • 475

    Median weekly household rental payment ($)


Have confidence that Greater Sydney has the services you need to support your lifestyle. This is a vital step in your decision to move to more.

  • 119

    Number of Hospitals

  • 11

    Number of Airports

  • 18

    Number of Universities

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