Glossodia, New South Wales
New South Wales
|Population||2,828 (2016 census)|
|Location||68 km (42 mi) north-west of Sydney CBD|
|LGA(s)||City of Hawkesbury|
Glossodia is a semi-rural suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Glossodia is located 68 kilometres north-west of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the City of Hawkesbury.
According to the 2016 census, there were 2,828 residents in Glossodia. 86.9% of people were born in Australia and 91.7% of people spoke only English at home. The most common ancestries were Australian 33.5%, English 30.1%, Scottish 6.4%, Irish 6.3% and Maltese 5.9%. The most common responses for religion were Catholic 29.5%, Anglican 29.0 and No Religion 24.6%.
The suburb is home to Glossodia Public School. The area includes a day care centre,Community Centre, shops, and soccer fields, all within walking distance of the school. It is also the location of the Sydney Guide Dog Centre.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Glossodia (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 February 2019. Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.</
- Nichols, Michelle (2004). Pictorial History Hawkesbury. Kingsclear Books. p. 40.
- "Guide Dogs Centre | Guide Dogs NSW/ACT". Guidedogs.com.au. Retrieved 17 May 2012.
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