Camperdown, New South Wales

Camperdown is an inner western suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Camperdown is located 4 kilometres south-west of the Sydney central business district and is part of the Inner West region. Camperdown lies across the local government areas of the City of Sydney and Inner West Council.

Camperdown
Sydney, New South Wales
Camperdown Hotel on the corner of Parramatta Rd and Layton St
Population10,341 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density4,362.7/km2 (11,299/sq mi)
Postcode(s)2050
Elevation25 m (82 ft)
Area1.5 km2 (0.6 sq mi)
Location4 km (2 mi) SW of Sydney CBD
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Suburbs around Camperdown:
Annandale Glebe Chippendale
Stanmore Camperdown Darlington
Stanmore Newtown Darlington

Camperdown is a heavily populated suburb and is home to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, the University of Sydney and the historic Camperdown Cemetery. It was also once home to the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, which was relocated to be next to Westmead Hospital in Sydney's west. The hospital buildings and grounds have been redeveloped into apartment complexes.


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