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Newnham TAS


Located in the North East area of Tasmania, Newnham is in the Launceston local government area, and within the electoral seat of Bass.

Newnham at a glance

Postcode: 7248

Latitude: -41.3884

Longitude: 147.118

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of Newnham TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7248 (Including Newnham) was 17177 people. Out of those, 8646 were male and 8529 were female.

4068 (23.68%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 11805 people were born in Australia. 942 (5.48%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Newnham

Here is a map of Newnham, Tasmania and surrounds.

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