Newcastle West, New South Wales

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Newcastle West
NewcastleNew South Wales
Newcastle West is located in New South Wales
Newcastle West
Newcastle West
Coordinates 32°55′43.3″S 151°45′39.3″E / 32.928694°S 151.760917°E / -32.928694; 151.760917Coordinates: 32°55′43.3″S 151°45′39.3″E / 32.928694°S 151.760917°E / -32.928694; 151.760917
Population 349 (2006 census)[1]
 • Density 414.2/km2 (1,073/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2302
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Area 0.84 km2 (0.3 sq mi)Note1
Location 0 km (0 mi) W of Newcastle
LGA(s) City of Newcastle
Region Hunter
County Northumberland
Parish Newcastle
State electorate(s) Newcastle
Federal Division(s) Newcastle
Suburbs around Newcastle West:
Hamilton Wickham, Newcastle Newcastle
Hamilton East Newcastle West Newcastle, Cooks Hill
Hamilton South Hamilton South, Cooks Hill Cooks Hill
Newcastle West Post and Telegraph Office

Newcastle West is an inner city suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, part of which forms the western end of Newcastle's central business district.[2] The suburb is primarily a retail/commercial trading district but includes one high school.

At the 2006 census Newcastle West had a population of 349.[1]


Newcastle High School, located at the intersection of National Park Street and Parkway Avenue, is a state run high school that has an enrolment of approximately 1,000 students.[3]


  1. ^ Area obtained from New South Wales Department of Lands imagery and 1:100000 map Newcastle 9232.[2]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Newcastle West (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 3 February 2008. 
  2. ^ a b "Newcastle West". Land and Property Management Authority - Spatial Information eXchange. New South Wales Land and Property Information. Retrieved 14 May 2008. 
  3. ^ "Going to a Public School " School Locator " Newcastle High School". New South Wales Department of Education and Training. Retrieved 3 February 2008.