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Economic overview

State and federal government infrastructure spending will see over $1 billion invested into Eurobodalla. Private developments are further developing a strong tourism economy, housing demand is high and job opportunities are expanding.

Fast facts

As of 31 March 2021.

  • Population (2020): 38,952
  • Population forecast: 39,757
  • Land area: 3,427km2
  • Gross regional product (2020): 1.68 billion
  • Number of business (2020): 2,955
  • Key industries:
    • Construction
    • Rental hiring and real estate services
    • Professional, scientific and technical services
  • Employment (FTE): 11,045
  • Key industries:
    • Health care and social assistance
    • Retail trade
    • Construction

In 2020, over $836M was spent in the local community with grocery stores, supermarkets and dining and entertainment venues the primary beneficiaries.

Ongoing building as part of the bushfire reconstruction effort and desirability of the coastal location has seen $104.5M in residential building approvals granted as of February 20-21.

More information

For further economic and social data, visit our full economic profile or contact:

Teresa Lever, Manager Economic Development and Place Activation: