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Economic Profile

The Shire of Toodyay is situated in the Avon Valley, less than 90km from the Perth CBD. There is a population of 4,439 persons across 1,692km2 of land. Toodyay produces 12% of the outputs generated within the Avon Valley, and is responsible for 11% of the total jobs. The region’s largest town, Northam, is a short 20 minute drive from Toodyay and accounts for over 66% of the generated outputs and 63% of the total jobs.


The largest industry sectors by output are:

  • Construction
  • Rental, Hiring & Real Estate
  • Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing


For more economic information go to the REMPLAN website.

In 2015 a Toodyay Economic Development Plan was created. You can download the document here.