Western Australia's Coral Coast

  • State

  • Region Size

    197252.26 (Sq Kms)
  • Population

  • Largest Regional City

  • No. of Jobs

  • Median Weekly Household Mortgage

  • Median Weekly Household Rent

  • Region is known for

    World heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef
Data Source: Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics data

Map of Towns in Western Australia’s Coral Coast

Discover Western Australia’s Coral Coast

Live a life with more on Australia’s Coral Coast, where white sand beaches and crystal clear waters will become your everyday backdrop. With a beautiful Mediterranean climate, you can bask in sunshine almost year-round as you enjoy outdoor adventures, vibrant communities, affordable living, and quality education. From exploring the bubble-gum pink lakes to encountering the teeming marine life at Ningaloo, the Coral Coast is a paradise for you and your family to embrace the wonders of the great outdoors.


People are the heart of all communities. Get a picture of Western Australia’s Coral Coast by understanding the people who live there.

  • 73,116

    Estimated resident population (no.)

  • 42

    Median age - persons (years)

  • 45,298

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

  • 5,812

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (no.)

  • 10,824

    Persons born overseas (no.)

Western Australia's Coral Coast Adelaide Hills Population Statistics

From small locally owned businesses to larger operations, industries in Western Australia’s Coral Coast form an important part of the community.

  • 6,785

    Total number of businesses


A move to more means creating a better life for yourself. Gain insight into the job market in Western Australia’s Coral Coast to assist in your decision-making.

  • 57,195

    Number of jobs (no.)

  • 760

    Median weekly personal income ($)

  • 6,785

    Total number of businesses


Discover the household make-up of those already living in Western Australia’s Coral Coast to help you decide if this is the right region for you.

  • 32,671

    Total households (no.)

  • 2.2

    Average household size (no. of persons)

  • 953

    Median equivalised total household income (weekly) ($)

  • 1,542

    Median monthly household mortgage payment ($)

  • 260

    Median weekly household rental payment ($)


Have confidence that Western Australia’s Coral Coast has the services you need to support your lifestyle. This is a vital step in your decision to move to more.

  • 10

    Number of Hospitals

  • 14

    Number of Airports

Moving to Western Australia's Coral Coast


Incredible experiences

Experience the wonders of this 1,100km stretch of breathtaking coastline. Embark on an unforgettable road trip along the Coral Coast Highway and uncover unique experiences at every destination, from Cervantes and Jurien Bay rock formations to Kalbarri’s dramatic cliffs. With white sand beaches, rugged red outback desert and the world’s longest fringing reef, you can swim alongside rare wildlife, journey through dazzling displays of wildflowers and marvel at the true wonders of nature. In every direction, you’ll find incredible experiences only on offer in this corner of the world.

Living in Western Australia's Coral Coast
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Quality of life

Whether you choose to settle in Carnarvon, Exmouth, or Shark Bay, you’ll find yourself close to a beach, and enjoying a relaxed and welcoming community. With median house prices significantly lower than Perth, the Coral Coast offers an affordable alternative to big-city living. Primary and secondary schools are within reach, along with the Central Regional TAFE campuses offering further education opportunities. Geraldton, the region’s vibrant hub, has a cosmopolitan lifestyle, with modern bars, nightlife, and an ever-growing entertainment scene featuring live music, theatre, and cultural festivals.

Towns of Western Australia's Coral Coast

Experience the diverse wonders of the Coral Coast. Unwind on Exmouth’s pristine beaches, explore Coral Bay by kayak, or stroll along Carnarvon’s iconic One Mile Jetty. Discover adventure and seaside charm in the vibrant hub of Geraldton.

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