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Kalgoorlie WA


Located in the Goldfields area of Western Australia, Kalgoorlie is in the Kalgoorlie/Boulder local government area, and within the electoral seat of Durack.

Kalgoorlie at a glance

Postcode: 6430

Latitude: -30.7970668

Longitude: 121.3897405

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of Kalgoorlie WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6430 (Including Kalgoorlie) was 21920 people. Out of those, 11354 were male and 10567 were female.

5686 (25.94%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 14598 people were born in Australia. 1417 (6.46%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Kalgoorlie

Here is a map of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia and surrounds.

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