Population of Hobart, Australia 2019 (TAS)
"Thus in strength did Hobart grow"
The population of Hobart in 2019, is an interesting city with a population of 226,884 people in the greater Hobart area. However, urban centres around Hobart increase this figure slightly. Hobart is the most populated city on the island and is where the majority of the population live. Hobart is also the capital of Tasmania where the population is over half a million people.
Other populated areas in Tasmania
|4||Burnie – Wynyard (In. Somerset)||26,993|
The Population of Hobart has a variety of occupations, but a large chunk of the population are “Professionals” at 22.6%. The next highest occupation is “Clerical and Administrative Workers” at 14.7% which is higher than the Australian average of 13.6%. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census.
The top response for religious affiliation was “No Religion” at 39.9%, followed by “Anglican” at 19.8% of Hobart’s population. Overall, this data shows that Hobart is not a religious city, which is similar to the other major cities in Australia. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census. View our article on types of religion in Australia.
Hobart’s population median age is 40 years old. The biggest age group is 55-59 year olds at 7% of the Greater Hobart population (15,459 People). This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly household income
The population of Hobart has an average weekly household income of $1,234. However, the average personal income was $637 a week. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Hobart - Tasmania
States and territories population
|States and Territories||Population March 2019|
Percentage change over 2017-18
|New south Wales||7,988,241||1.5%|
|Australian Capital Territory||420,960||2.2%|
|*Total Australian Population||24,899,100||1.6%|
*Figure includes other teritorries including Jervis Bay Territory, Norfolk Island, Cocos (Keeling) Island and Christmas Island.
Demographic - Male & Female
The Hobart population is split by 51.5% female and 48.5% male. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly rent
Facts about Hobart
- Hobart is the second oldest city in Australia behind Sydney.
- Hobart is the largest city in Tasmania
- Hobart has some of the most affordable homes in all of Australia.
- You can take a cruise to the antarctic which will set off from the port of Hobart.