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The Strathfield local government area is incredibly diverse, with people from many parts of the world moving to our leafy streets.

The most recent Census in 2016 indicated that 56% of the population was born in countries other than Australia. These countries include India, China, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Philippines and Italy.

Nearly 64% of residents speak a language other than English, including Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Tamil and Arabic.

Strathfield Council boasts many cultural hotspots including a bounty of Korean restaurants around Strathfield Square, and a mini China Town in Homebush West.