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Burns NSW


Located in the Broken Hill and Far West area of New South Wales, Burns is in the Bulloo local government area, and within the electoral seat of Parkes.

Burns at a glance

Postcode 2880
Latitude -31.9539135
Longitude 141.4539396
Altitude 192.4777985 (metres above sea level)

Population of Burns NSW

At the 2021 national census, the population of 2880 (Including Burns) was 18097 people. Out of those, 8843 were male and 9257 were female.

935 (5.17%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 15551 people were born in Australia. 1780 (9.84%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Burns

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

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