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Buffalo River VIC

Buffalo River

Located in the Wodonga – Alpine area of Victoria, Buffalo River is in the Wellington local government area, and within the electoral seat of Indi.

Buffalo River at a glance

Postcode: 3737

Latitude: -37.0213248

Longitude: 146.7640653

Altitude: 414.4318237 (metres above sea level)

Population of Buffalo River VIC

At the 2021 national census, the population of 3737 (Including Buffalo River) was 4426 people. Out of those, 2184 were male and 2244 were female.

640 (14.46%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 3531 people were born in Australia. 60 (1.36%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Buffalo River

Here is a map of Buffalo River, Victoria and surrounds.

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