Ornamental shank

North Lambton


Newcastle/Lake Macquarie
  • John Hunter Hospital
  • University Callaghan Campus
  • High School
  • Parks
  • Dog Park
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  • Median Age 31
  • Number of Businesses 458
  • Pop density (Persons per KM SQ.) 2,543
  • Average Household Size 2.6 people
  • Rental Market 37.7%
  • Households that speak languages other than English 18.6%
  • Source - Figures relate to the 2016 Census (Code SSC12993) and the Australian Bureau of Statistics: Waratah - North Lambton Statistical Area 2

A guide to help you in your search for a place to live, or invest, in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie or Maitland

Sitting just south of the University of Newcastle is the suburb of North Lambton. With a mixed population, its proximity to the university makes it extremely popular among students, with those under 35 making up over 55% of the population.

North Lambton is part of the City of Newcastle and sits just eight kilometres from the CBD.

Why rent in North Lambton?

North Lambton has many established families who enjoy the nearby conveniences of Lambton shops, Jesmond, the University of Newcastle and its good road access. The suburb is also conveniently located between John Hunter Hospital and the Calvary Mater Hospital, Newcastle’s largest hospitals.

North Lambton has a lot of large houses and single-room units designed for university students, as well as plenty of family homes and townhouses.

Images: Copyright 2016 Leah Jay.

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