DemographicsKarratha is approximately 0.49 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Karratha was 81. The population is 71% male and 29% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Karratha are $0 to $299. The most common weekly income bracket is $2000 to $2999 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $275 to $349.
DescriptionKarratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. Karratha, an isolated city, is located approximately 1,535 kilometres north of Perth and 850 kilometres south of Broome on the North West Coastal Highway. At June 2015, Karratha had an estimated urban population of 19,235. Karratha's economic base includes the iron ore operations of the Rio Tinto Group, sea-salt mining, ammonia export operations, North West Shelf Natural Gas Project, Australia's largest natural resource development and the newest Natural Gas Project called Pluto LNG which is situated adjacent the existing North West Shelf LNG facility.