Community Profile

The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters is home to approximately 37,495 residents representing more than 120 different ethnicities and various socio-economic backgrounds.

The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters has experienced a small but steady increase in its population since 2012, to more than 37,495 people, and is projected to increase to over 38,600 by 2026.

In recent years, the community has grown with an influx of new citizens from China, Malaysia, India and South Korea, many of whom are students. Other recent settlers include citizens from South Africa, Vietnam, Nepal, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Sudan. We are proud of the diversity of our population and celebrate the many cultures which are represented in the community.


Our community profile

The Council engages Profile i.d. to create a demographic profile of our City.

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The community profile is designed to inform community groups, investors, business, students and the general public.

The profile provides demographic analysis for the City and its suburbs based on results from the 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing. It is updated with population estimates when the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) releases new figures.