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Bowral NSW


Located in the Southern Highlands area of New South Wales, Bowral is in the Wollongong local government area, and within the electoral seat of Whitlam.

Bowral at a glance

Postcode 2576
Latitude -34.4787669
Longitude 150.4179006
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Bowral NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2576 (Including Bowral) was 14189 people. Out of those, 6605 were male and 7585 were female.

2991 (21.08%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 10453 people were born in Australia. 144 (1.01%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Bowral

Here is a map of Bowral, New South Wales and surrounds.

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