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Walgett - Lightning Ridge

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Walgett - Lightning Ridge is located in New South Wales and considered as a statistical area level 2 (SA2). The 2019 population estimate for Walgett - Lightning Ridge is stated above. The population of Walgett - Lightning Ridge is collected during censuses, every five years. In the last census in 2016, Walgett - Lightning Ridge had a population of 6,413 persons. The live population is calculated using growth rate between 2011 and 2016 and national adjustments after 2016.


Walgett - Lightning Ridge has an area of 27,011.7 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 Walgett - Lightning Ridge.

map of Walgett - Lightning Ridge


Walgett - Lightning Ridge is neighbour with 6 suburbs of Bourke - Brewarrina, Coonamble, Nyngan - Warren, Moree Region, Narrabri Region, and Balonne. The table below shows the population in 2016. Click on the suburbs to see the live population.

Region Area (km2) Population
Bourke - Brewarrina 56,843.7 4,000
Coonamble 12,142.4 4,113
Balonne 31,103.7 4,378
Narrabri Region 11,965.6 4,797
Nyngan - Warren 21,216.0 4,971
Moree Region 19,811.1 5,451