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The Junction
NewcastleNew South Wales
Junction School.jpg
The Junction School in 1960.
Population 1,495 (2011 census)
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,600/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2291
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Area 0.35 km2 (0.1 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s) City of Newcastle
Region Hunter
County Northumberland
Parish Newcastle
State electorate(s) Newcastle
Federal Division(s) Newcastle
Suburbs around The Junction:
Hamilton South, Merewether Hamilton South Cooks Hill
Merewether The Junction Bar Beach
Merewether Merewether Bar Beach

The Junction is a small, inner city suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, located 2.8 km (1.7 mi) southwest of Newcastle's central business district. It was originally part of Merewether, which is reflected in the names of some of the suburb's establishments, but was gazetted as a suburb on 17 May 1991.

At the 2011 census The Junction, nicknamed Junco, had a population of 1,495.

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