The suburb of Epping is located in the Local Government area of Hornsby and covers an area of approximately 7 Sq Km.
The surrounding suburbs include Beecroft, Cheltenham, and Dundas Valley.
In 2006 the population of Epping was 19,599 people, with the main age group being people between 40 and 49 years of age.
The largest segment of the population are Full Time, in general those in employment work as Professionals with most people traveling to work by driving a car.
There are approximately 6,715 dwellings, with the majority of these (65%) being house. 42.5% of properties in the area are fully owned with 29.3% of the properties being purchased and 71% being owner occupied.
Married people account for 76% of the population and households in Epping are mainly Couples with Children.
There are 24 Parks, 5 Child Care Centres, and 4 Primary Schools. Local Amenities include 3 Clubs, a Hospital, a Post Office, a Swimming Pool, and 8 Churches of different denominations.
Currently the median sale price of houses in Epping is $795,480, compared to $640,706 for the Local Government Area. The current median price for units is $412,993, compared to $383,902 for the Local Government Area.