Searching Gorokan, NSW 2263 for a new home? It's vital to know if the area is an ideal option for you (and your family?). The Homes.com.au suburb profile aims to give you a better understanding of Gorokan house prices, demographics & market trends so that we can help you justify the price for your potential move to the suburb.
If you're looking at buying in Gorokan, have a little read of our history lesson to discover more about the lifestyle and what the suburb has to offer.
Overview Gorokan is a suburb in New South Wales' Central Coast Region. The suburb measures 3.1 square kilometres in land area and is approximately 11 km from Wyong. It is bordered by Charmhaven and Lake Haven to the north, Kanwal on the west, and Tuggerah Lake to the southwest. As of the latest census data, the population of Gorokan is 24,263.
Living in Gorokan The suburb Gorokan is renowned for its excellent location. It is inhabited mainly by professionals and singles, along with families with kids. There are a couple of schools within the suburb's boundaries – the Gorokan Public School and Gorokan High School. Its location near Tuggerah Lake also makes it a favourable holiday destination. This area was historically used for building a series of holiday homes. It is also notable for its waterfront views and accessibility to shops and other facilities within the suburb or nearby areas.
History of Gorokan The name of this suburb is derived from the language of the Aboriginal tribe of Awabakal. The word literally means "the morning dawn".
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