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Broken Head NSW

Broken Head

Located in the Richmond Valley – Coastal area of New South Wales, Broken Head is in the Byron local government area, and within the electoral seat of Richmond.

Broken Head at a glance

Postcode 2481
Latitude -28.7264578
Longitude 153.5983166
Altitude 24.56913185 (metres above sea level)

Population of Broken Head NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2481 (Including Broken Head) was 13659 people. Out of those, 6581 were male and 7077 were female.

3632 (26.59%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 8680 people were born in Australia. 233 (1.71%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Broken Head

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

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