DemographicsCowra is approximately 885.43 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Cowra was 10063. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Cowra are $1000 to $1399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $150 to $199.
DescriptionLocated on the Lachlan River Cowra has become the commercial and administrative centre of a shire where livestock, wool scouring, vegetable growing and processing, vineyards and tourism are the main drivers of the local economy. Cowra is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Cowra is the largest population centre and the council seat for the Cowra Shire, with a population of 9,730. Cowra is located approximately 310 m (1,017 ft) above sea level on the banks of the Lachlan River in the Lachlan Valley. By road Cowra is approximately 310 km (193 mi) South-West of the state capital Sydney and 189 km (117 mi) North of the nation's capital Canberra. The town of Cowra is situated at the intersection of three major state highways the Mid-Western Highway, Olympic Highway and the Lachlan Valley Way.