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Cairns City

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Cairns City is located in Queensland and considered as a statistical area level 2 (SA2). The 2019 population estimate for Cairns City is stated above. The population of Cairns City is collected during censuses, every five years. In the last census in 2016, Cairns City had a population of 11,435 persons. The live population is calculated using growth rate between 2011 and 2016 and national adjustments after 2016.


Cairns City has an area of 6.2 square kilometres (km2), which provides a population density of 1,845 persons in each square kilometre. Below map presents the area and borders of Cairns City.

map of Cairns City


Cairns City is neighbour with 4 suburbs of Freshwater - Stratford, Manunda, Westcourt - Bungalow, and Whitfield - Edge Hill. The table below shows the population in 2016. Click on the suburbs to see the live population.

Region Area (km2) Population
Freshwater - Stratford 15.1 3,566
Manunda 4.2 5,394
Westcourt - Bungalow 9.7 6,334
Whitfield - Edge Hill 6.9 8,191