Suburb Profiles

The suburb of Warilla is located in the Local Government area of Shellharbour and covers an area of approximately 2.6 Sq Km.

The surrounding suburbs include Barrack Point, Lake Illawarra and Mount Warrigal.

In 2006, the population of Warilla was 6,178 people, with the main age group being people between 10 and 19 years of age.

The largest segment of the population are Not in Labour Force, in general those in employment work as Technicians and Trades people with most people traveling to work by driving a car.

There are approximately 2,391 dwellings, with the majority of these (73%) being house. 35.3% of properties in the area are fully owned, with 21.3% of the properties being purchased and 59% being owner occupied.

Married people account for 66% of the population and households in Warilla are mainly Couples with no children.

There are 11 Parks, 3 Child Care Centres and 2 Primary Schools.

Local Amenities include a Post Office and a Church.

Currently, the median sale price of Houses, Units and Vacant Land in Warilla is $286,968 compared to $344,991 for the Local Government Area of Shellharbour.


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