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About Sydney

About Sydney

Australia's premier city

The City of Sydney local area covers approximately 26.15 square kilometres, within the Sydney metropolitan region. 

Over the past decade the City has become the largest and fastest growing local government area in all of NSW.

The City at a glance

As at June 2012, The City contains 33 suburbs that more than 187,561 residents call home.

Metropolitan Sydney

Find out about Greater Sydney, a region made up of more than 650 suburbs.

Our villages

The City is made up of 10 distinct villages that recognise their unique character to create our City of Villages.

Sydney maps

Our most popularly accessed and useful maps, along with their associated pages and sites.