The City of Holroyd was a local government area in the western suburbs of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia containing a number of houses throughout the areas that were constructed during the 19th Century.
The final Mayor of the City of Holroyd is councilor Greg Cummings, a member of the Australian Labor Party.
Originally known as the Municipality of Prospect and Sherwood it was incorporated in February 1872; and in 1927 it was renamed the Municipality of Holroyd before being declared as City of Holroyd in December 1990.
Places of interest in the city comprises of the Linnwood Historic Museum and the Central Gardens for recreational purposes and the Mays Hill Cemetery which is a historic landmark.
In 2011, there were 99,163 people in the Holroyd local government area, of which 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. The median age of people in the City of Holroyd was 34 years. Children aged 0 – 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and 12.1% people were aged 65 years and over.