DemographicsSofala is approximately 85.41 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Sofala was 131. The population is 58% male and 42% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Sofala are $0 to $299. The most common weekly income bracket is $400 to $499 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $0 to $74.
DescriptionSofala is a suburb of Regional NSW, New South Wales and is about 166 kms west-northwest of NSW's capital city of Sydney. Sofala is a village in New South Wales, Australia, within Bathurst Regional Council. It is located beside the Turon River. Sofala is just off the Bathurst-Ilford Road, with only local traffic through the town itself. Sofala is 45 kilometres north of Bathurst and ‘Australia’s oldest surviving Gold Town’. Today Sofala encapsulates the picturesque historic village of the gold rush days. The unique narrow streets of the village are flanked by beautiful old two storey brick buildings. Visitors to Sofala are offered accommodation, campground, cafes, general store, walks and tours.