DemographicsFern Bay is approximately 8.35 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Fern Bay was 2763. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Fern Bay are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $450 to $549.
DescriptionFern Bay is a suburb of Hunter Valley, New South Wales and is about 123 kms north-northeast of NSW's capital city of Sydney. In the 2011 Australian census the population of Fern Bay was 1,625 when there were 816 Females and 809 Males living there. The median age for people living in Fern Bay was 57. Fern Bay is the southern-most suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is located just north of Stockton, which is the only suburb of Newcastle that lies north of the Hunter River and to the east of the north arm of the Hunter River at the entrance to Fullerton Cove, a large body of water.