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Pontypool TAS


Located in the South East Coast area of Tasmania, Pontypool is in the Southern Midlands local government area, and within the electoral seat of Lyons.

Pontypool is a small Tasmanian Rural Location within the local government area of Glamorgan/Spring Bay,

Pontypool, TAS is 109 kilometres from the capital city of Hobart and can be reached within one and a half hours of travel time via Tasman Highway/A3.

Pontypool at a glance

Here’s some location info about Pontypool…

Postcode 7190
Latitude -41.9825966
Longitude 148.1426121
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Pontypool TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7190 (Including Pontypool) was 3458 people. Out of those, 1772 were male and 1682 were female.

394 (11.39%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 2824 people were born in Australia. 173 (5.00%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Pontypool

Here is a map of Pontypool, Tasmania and surrounds.

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