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South Launceston TAS

South Launceston

Located in the Launceston area of Tasmania, South Launceston is in the Northern Midlands local government area, and within the electoral seat of Lyons.

South Launceston at a glance

Postcode: 7249

Latitude: -41.4542

Longitude: 147.141

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of South Launceston TAS

At the 2021 national census, the population of 7249 (Including South Launceston) was 14056 people. Out of those, 6639 were male and 7417 were female.

2099 (14.93%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 11470 people were born in Australia. 458 (3.26%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of South Launceston

Here is a map of South Launceston, Tasmania and surrounds.

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