Adamstown, New South Wales facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAdamstown
Newcastle, New South Wales
|Population||6,044 (2016 census)|
|• Density||2,000/km2 (5,200/sq mi)|
|Area||3 km2 (1.2 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||City of Newcastle|
Adamstown has a range of community support organisations. These include St Columbas Catholic Church and the Returned Serviceman's League sub-branch that is part of the Adamstown Community Club.
A number of schools are located in the suburb:
- St Pius X High School (Years 7-10), first established in 1957 and became co-educational in 1983, absorbing the campus of St Anne's College, a girls' school established in 1966. Students transfer in year 11 to St Francis Xavier's College, Hamilton. In 2007, the school had an enrolment of 1,010 and a staff of 97.
- Adamstown Primary School and St Columba's Primary School are also located within the suburb's boundaries.
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