Cobar has a strong mining history with traditionally low unemployment rates, a reasonably steady population and with a gross regional product value of around $626m. The mining industry  is supported by agriculture and retail trade in terms of job provision and income.

The Cobar Shire Online Economic Profile:

  • Provides a summary of economic and demographic information about the Cobar Shire;
  • Presents up-to-date comprehensive coverage and analysis of economic and business conditions for Cobar;
  • Provides timely and accurate economic data that can be used for planning and  decision making, including investment decisions.

 Economic Profile

If you have any questions, please contact Council's Director of Corporate and Economic Development, Angela Shepherd on 02 6836 5888.