Valentine Stats and Characteristics
Valentine is a suburb of Lake Macquarie located on the Eastern side of the lake, the suburb features its own Primary School, Medical Practice, Chemist, Dentist, Solicitors, Hair Salons, Beauty Salons, Service Station, Bowling Club, Convenience Store and other food and specialty outlets.
The size of Valentine is approximately 5 square kilometres. There are 9 parks covering nearly 3% of the total land area.
The population of Valentine in 2011 was 5,557 during that period of time.
The predominate age during that period of 2011 in Valentine was 0 – 14 years.
House holds in Valentine are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying a mortgage between $1800 – $ 2400 per calendar month on mortgage repayments.
In general people in Valentine work in a professional occupation.
In 2006, 85.8% of the homes in Valentine were owner occupied compared with 87.4% in 2011.
The suburb is also well regarded as a Premier Water Front Suburb with easy access to the lake.
Sporting facilities feature well with Rugby League/Union, Football (Soccer), Tennis, Net Ball, and Cricket.