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Far West

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Far West is located in New South Wales and considered as a statistical area level 2 (SA2). The 2019 population estimate for Far West is stated above. The population of Far West is collected during censuses, every five years. In the last census in 2016, Far West had a population of 2,507 persons. The live population is calculated using growth rate between 2011 and 2016 and national adjustments after 2016.


Far West has an area of 146,690.1 square kilometres (km2), which provides a population density of less than 1 persons in each square kilometre. Below map presents the area and borders of Far West.

map of Far West


Far West is neighbour with 8 suburbs of Bourke - Brewarrina, Cobar, Broken Hill, Hay, Wentworth-Balranald Region, Griffith Region, Far South West, and Outback. The table below shows the population in 2016. Click on the suburbs to see the live population.

Region Area (km2) Population
Outback 513,381.6 2,637
Far South West 188,751.3 2,803
Hay 13,922.9 2,970
Wentworth-Balranald Region 49,722.7 3,611
Bourke - Brewarrina 56,843.7 4,000
Cobar 45,551.4 4,657
Griffith Region 23,020.2 12,880
Broken Hill 170.1 17,709