The estimated population in Glenorchy as of 2011 census was 10,534 and the postcode of this region is 7010. The land area of this city covers around 10.5km2 which equals 4.1 sq miles.
The localities which are surrounded by Glenorchy are Montrose, Merton, Elwick, West Moonah, Goodwood, Derwent Park and Moonah.
Glenorchy has some tourist sites such as Mona, Claremont House, Moorila Estate Winery, Aardvark Adventures, Valhalla Ice Cream, Crocs Playcentre Derwent Park, Moonah Arts Centre etc.
Glenorchy experiences a warm and temperate climate with significant rainfall throughout the year. Besides, the place receives rainfall even in the drier months. The average rainfall recorded throughout the year is about 532mm and the average temperature hover around 14deg Celsius.
The Glenorchy Central business district has three primary indoor shopping such as Northgate Shopping Centre, Glenorchy Central and Glenorchy Plaza.