Charlestown

(Former District of Charlestown)

From the Main Northern railway in the north to Tingira Drive in the south; and from Macquarie Drive in the west to the New South Wales coast in the east.

Map of Charlestown

Geographic information

Electoral district maps

Area

57 square kilometres

Postcodes

2280, 2282, 2285, 2289, 2290, 2306

Local Government Areas within district

Parts of Lake Macquarie and Newcastle.

Localities

Adamstown, Adamstown Heights, Belmont North, Bennetts Green, Cardiff, Cardiff South, Charlestown, Dudley, Eleebana, Floraville, Garden Suburb, Gateshead, Highfields, Hillsborough, Jewells, Kahibah, Kotara, Kotara South, Mount Hutton, Redhead, Tingira Heights, Warners Bay, Whitebridge, Windale.

This list is indicative only.

Demographic information

ABS 2011 Census electorate quick stats including

  • Age
  • Country of Birth
  • Main Language Spoken at Home
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Marital Status
  • Labour Force
  • Employment
  • Income
  • Family Characteristics
  • Dwelling Characteristics
  • Household Composition

Demographic Rating

Provincial.

Enrolment Statistics

District Enrolment

Election results

2007 State Election results
2011 State Election results

Recent History

2011 – 2014Andrew Stuart CORNWELLLiberal Party
2003 – 2011Matthew Allan MORRISAustralian Labor Party
1972 – 2003(Richard) Jack Richard FACEAustralian Labor Party
1971 – 1972John Julius Thomas STEWARTAustralian Labor Party