The Hill, New South Wales facts for kids
Newcastle, New South Wales
Beacon Tower, originally 7 m (23 ft) high was extended to 20 m (66 ft) in 1877 after the light had been obscured by the erection of a Wesley Parsonage.
|Population||2,101 (2006 census)|
|• Density||3,335/km2 (8,640/sq mi)|
|Area||0.63 km2 (0.2 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
|• Summer (DST)||AEDT (UTC+11)|
|LGA(s)||City of Newcastle|
The Hill is an inner city, residential suburb of Newcastle, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia, located immediately south of Newcastle's central business district. The Hill is filled with historic Victorian terraces and is the site of a historic convict prison block.
As of January 2009, the average house price in The Hill was about A$537,500.
- Area calculation is based on 1:100000 map 9232 NEWCASTLE.
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