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Postal Code 2620 - Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Primary CityCanberra
Area of Postal Code 26202,749.9 km²
Male Population20,868 (50.6%)
Female Population20,335 (49.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +73.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +26.4%
Median Age37.3 years
Male Median Age36.9 years
Female Median Age37.8 years
Local TimeSaturday 5:45 AM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Coordinates-35.51113546575727° / 149.15573892257726°
Related Postal Codes262126222623262426252626

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Postal Code 2620 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density8.63 / km²10.6 / km²11.9 / km²15.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

2620 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 2620+73.6%+42%+26.4%
New South Wales+72.6%+40.2%+25.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 2620 Median Age

Median Age: 37.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 262037.3 years37.8 years36.9 years
New South Wales38.3 years39.2 years37.4 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 2620 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,3531,2552,609
85 Plus161365527
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 2620 Population Density

Population Density: 15.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 262041,2032,749.9 km²15.0 / km²
New South Wales7.7 million801,634.1 km²9.57 / 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 2620 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1850 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,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 2620
 Area Code 2: 80.3%
 Area Code 4: 19.6%
 Other: 0.1%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 2620

2620 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.6%
 Industry: 14.4%
 Home Services: 12.1%
 Automotive: 6.6%
 Restaurants: 6%
 Professional Services: 6%
 Local Services: 5.7%
 Hotels & Travel: 5.7%
 Other: 24.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts264.70.6
Car repair364.20.9
Beauty salons344.10.8
Public administration173.10.4
Secondary education164.10.4
Creative arts144.00.3
Loan companies353.30.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets144.00.3
Street vendors153.80.4
Other construction164.50.4
Real estate183.50.4
Buses and trains194.10.5
Hotels and motels284.00.7
Construction of buildings182.60.4
Manufacture of minerals and metals185.00.4
Health and medical653.91.6
Bridal shops164.30.4
Clothing stores233.60.6
Electronics stores184.10.4
Hardware stores274.10.7
Household appliances and goods184.20.4
Nurseries and garden supplies164.20.4
Pharmacies and drug stores143.50.3

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 2620

 Inexpensive: 70.7%
 Moderate: 24.4%
 Expensive: 4.9%

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 2620 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 2620848,232 t20.6 t308.5 t/km²
New South Wales133,365,481 t17.4 t166.4 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 2620 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)848,232 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita20.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)308.5 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (1.9)
FloodMedium (4)
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 PM3.759.1 km4,000 mNew South Wales,
8/13/066:30 AM3.378.1 km3,000 mNew South Wales,
4/21/061:11 AM3.177.7 km5,000 mNew South Wales,
3/1/0610:17 PM3.479 km3,000 mNew South Wales,
1/14/035:43 AM3.156.4 km10,000 mnear the southeast coast of
11/9/024:27 AM3.287.3 km10,000 mNew South Wales,

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

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