Economic Profile

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The local economy of Junee features a diverse mix of key industries and is adaptive to the changing trends in regional Australia.

Junee is one of the most reliable regional economies in NSW, providing confidence and security for businesses looking to take advantage of the great lifestyle and opportunity.

The employment base is underpinned by key industries, ensuring a robust and growing economy. The construction industry is the largest employer in Junee, providing 17% of local jobs, with the Agriculture sector providing  15.9% and Public Administration and Safety (13.7%) the next most significant contributors.

Ideally located along the main Southern Railway line, Junee’s rail industry will be strengthened by the Inland Rail project, linking Melbourne and Brisbane via a dedicated freight rail network. Development of the Inland Rail project will increase Junee’s capacity to service local industry and reach key domestic and international markets via direct railway access to the Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane Ports.

Living and working in Junee provides the perfect work, life balance and the attractive lifestyle is accelerating population growth, economic activity and employment. the progressive and growing regional town features great parks, gardens, sporting culture, restaurants, cafes, and offers very affordable housing relative to regional cities.

For an in-depth view of Junee’s Economic Snapshot, please download the Junee Shire Economic Profile 2023.