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Kanwal is a suburb of north-northeast Sydney in east New South Wales and has a population of around 3,700 (47.8% male, 52.2% female). Around 1012 families live in the area and of those 42.4% have one or more children under the age of 15. 19.1% of families have only a single parent while 36.8% of couples have no children. Kanwal covers an area of approximately 202 hectares (498 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Kanwal is between $150-$249 per week (19.7% of people). 5.2% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 0.8% of the population.
Of the 1350 private dwellings in Kanwal 41% are owned outright by their occupiers, 34% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 22% are being rented. On average there are around 2.7 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Kanwal is as follows: 90.5% separate houses, 2.9% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 1.5% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Kanwal 52% are married, 10% are divorced, 4% are separated, 8% are widowed and 26% have never married.
Kanwal varies in altitude/elevation from about 15 m (highlight point) to 52 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Kanwal is 2259.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Kanwal include Gorokan, Hamlyn Terrace, Lake Haven, Wadalba, Woongarrah and Wyongah.
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