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El Arish QLD

El Arish

Located in the Innisfail – Cassowary Coast area of Queensland, El Arish is in the Cassowary Coast local government area, and within the electoral seat of Kennedy.

El Arish at a glance

Postcode: 4855

Latitude: -17.7865372

Longitude: 146.0232564

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of El Arish QLD

At the 2021 national census, the population of 4855 (Including El Arish) was 809 people. Out of those, 425 were male and 384 were female.

81 (10.01%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 630 people were born in Australia. 41 (5.07%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of El Arish

Here is a map of El Arish, Queensland and surrounds.

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