DemographicsTumut is approximately 29.51 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Tumut was 6230. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Tumut 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.
DescriptionTumut is a town in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia, situated on the banks of the Tumut River. Tumut sits on the north-west foothills of the Snowy Mountains and is referred to as the gateway to the Snowy Mountains Scheme. Tumut is the centre of a thriving softwood industry based on plantation Pinus radiata. The Tumut River, which runs for 145 km before joining the Murrumbidgee River at Gundagai, flows through the valley. Fertile river flats spread out on either side of it. The rainfall, most of which falls in the winter between June and September, virtually ensures that the valley is green and fertile for most of the year. Tumut is a suburb of Regional NSW, New South Wales and is about 316 kms west-southwest of NSW's capital city of Sydney. In the 2011 Australian census the population of Tumut was 6,238 when there were 3,158 Females and 3,080 Males living there. The median age for people living in Tumut was 39.