DemographicsAlectown is approximately 277.14 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Alectown was 168. The population is 51% male and 49% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Alectown are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $150 to $299 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $100 to $149.
DescriptionAlectown is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Alectown is on the Newell Highway and in the Parkes Shire local government area, 382 kilometres (237 mi), west north west of the state capital, Sydney. At the 2006 census, Alectown and the surrounding area had a population of 201. Alectown is the actual address of the Parkes Radio Telescope operated by the CSIRO, the largest radio telescope in Australia, which is used for both theoretical research and on NASA projects including the moon landings.