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Braidwood NSW


Located in the Shoalhaven area of New South Wales, Braidwood is in the Wingecarribee local government area, and within the electoral seat of Hume.

Braidwood at a glance

Postcode 2622
Latitude -35.6218367
Longitude 149.8114842
Altitude 691.1384888 (metres above sea level)

Population of Braidwood NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2622 (Including Braidwood) was 4141 people. Out of those, 2103 were male and 2037 were female.

475 (11.47%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 3298 people were born in Australia. 102 (2.46%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Braidwood

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

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