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Prospect TAS


Located in the North East area of Tasmania, Prospect is in the West Tamar local government area, and within the electoral seat of Lyons.

Prospect at a glance

Postcode: 7250

Latitude: -41.46

Longitude: 147.0820001

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of Prospect TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7250 (Including Prospect) was 51133 people. Out of those, 24584 were male and 26551 were female.

7181 (14.04%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 41797 people were born in Australia. 1771 (3.46%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Prospect

Here is a map of Prospect, Tasmania and surrounds.

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