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NewcastleNew South Wales
Maryland is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 32°51′54″S 151°40′5″E / 32.86500°S 151.66806°E / -32.86500; 151.66806Coordinates: 32°51′54″S 151°40′5″E / 32.86500°S 151.66806°E / -32.86500; 151.66806
Population 7,694 (2016 census)
 • Density 1,924/km2 (4,980/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2287
Area 4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Location 14 km (9 mi) WNW of Newcastle
LGA(s) City of Newcastle
Parish Hexham
State electorate(s) Wallsend
Federal Division(s) Newcastle
Suburbs around Maryland:
Fletcher Maryland Shortland
Wallsend Wallsend Shortland

Maryland is a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 14 kilometres (9 mi) from Newcastle's central business district. It is part of the City of Newcastle local government area.

Maryland has two public and one private school, a Baptist church, a skate-park and a shopping complex. Originally an agricultural area since the 1970s started to become more developed which has an outlook of the wetlands.


  • Located at 51 T Bell Maryland Primary is a government co ed primary school
  • Located at 295 Maryland Drive Glendore Public is a government co ed primary school
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