DemographicsPort Kembla is approximately 13.62 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Port Kembla was 5014. The population is 51% male and 49% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Port Kembla are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $350 to $449.
DescriptionPort Kembla is a suburb of Wollongong 8 km south of the CBD and part of the Illawarra region of New South Wales. Port Kembla comprises a seaport, industrial complex (one of the largest in Australia), a small harbour foreshore nature reserve, and a small commercial sector. Port Kembla Harbour is a major export location for coal mined in the southern and western regions of New South Wales. As part of the state governments plan to divert ships containing auto mobiles, the port has received significant upgrades and infrastructure including a new Maritime Office and many jobs have been created as the need for port logistics grows. Patrick Corporation holds a contract for integrated port services in the harbour and transports goods by road or rail through its parent company Pacific National.
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