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Postal Code 2602 - Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Primary CityCanberra
Area of Postal Code 260230.6 km²
Male Population15,403 (48.4%)
Female Population16,411 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +72.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.4%
Median Age35.9 years
Male Median Age35 years
Female Median Age36.8 years
NeighborhoodsDickson, Lyneham, North Lyneham
Local TimeSaturday 6:11 PM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Coordinates-35.25180096446012° / 149.13516478217792°
Related Postal Codes260026012603260426052606

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Postal Code 2602 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density603.6 / km²742.2 / km²829.0 / km²1,039 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

2602 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 2602+72.2%+40%+25.4%
Australian Capital Territory+72.6%+40.2%+25.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 2602 Median Age

Median Age: 35.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 260235.9 years36.8 years35 years
Canberra34.9 years35.8 years34 years
Australian Capital Territory34.8 years35.7 years33.9 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 2602 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 59409471,887
85 Plus280478758
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 2602 Population Density

Population Density: 1,039 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 260231,81430.6 km²1,039 / km²
Canberra397,167460.8 km²861.8 / km²
Australian Capital Territory398,2882,358 km²168.9 / km²
Australia23.8 million7,690,961.5 km²3.09 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 2602 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1930 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 2602
 Area Code 2: 78.7%
 Area Code 4: 20.6%
 Other: 0.7%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 2602

2602 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 13.8%
 Shopping: 12.4%
 Medical: 9.8%
 Professional Services: 8.8%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Education: 7%
 Sports & Activities: 6.1%
 Home Services: 5.6%
 Other: 28.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair113.40.3
Beauty salons214.20.7
Public administration103.60.3
Social work184.40.6
Education other144.40.4
Secondary education143.70.4
Creative arts104.50.3
Loan companies234.00.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets223.70.7
Street vendors113.90.3
General contractors174.80.5
Real estate214.00.7
Hotels and motels113.80.3
Other accommodation173.80.5
All membership organizations103.90.3
Construction of buildings191.30.6
Other membership organizations174.00.5
Child care and day care104.20.3
Alternative medicine115.00.3
Health and medical344.31.1
Advertising and marketing104.20.3
Corporate management184.30.6
Specialized design184.50.6
Technical construction services104.20.3
Chinese restaurants174.10.5
Clothing stores123.90.4
Fitness centers174.20.5
Public parks154.10.5
Sports clubs144.10.4

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 2602

 Inexpensive: 51.6%
 Moderate: 40.7%
 Expensive: 4.4%
 Very Expensive: 3.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 2602 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 2602665,803 t20.9 t21,751 t/km²
Canberra8,296,615 t20.9 t18,003 t/km²
Australian Capital Territory8,580,030 t21.5 t3,638 t/km²
Australia401,155,563 t16.9 t52.2 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 2602 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)665,803 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita20.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)21,751 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
4/19/1212:09 PM3.748.5 km4,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
8/13/066:30 AM3.349.4 km3,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
4/21/061:11 AM3.148.9 km5,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
3/1/0610:17 PM3.450.4 km3,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
1/14/035:43 AM3.128.6 km10,000 mnear the southeast coast of Australiausgs.gov
7/4/771:05 PM4.273.3 km20,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
6/30/775:48 AM4.273.2 km20,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov

Primary City

Canberra (/ˈkænbrə/ or /ˈkænbərə/) is the capital city of Australia. With a population of 381,488, it is Australia's largest inland city and the eighth-largest city overall. The city is located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory ..  ︎  Canberra Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 2602
 O'Connor, Western Australia: 54.8%
 Canberra: 32%
 Other: 13.2%

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