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Kwelkan WA


Located in the Wheat Belt – North area of Western Australia, Kwelkan is in the Westonia local government area, and within the electoral seat of Durack.

Kwelkan at a glance

Postcode 6490
Latitude -31.2438267
Longitude 118.0154858
Altitude (metres above sea level)

Population of Kwelkan WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6490 (Including Kwelkan) was 255 people. Out of those, 136 were male and 120 were female.

20 (7.84%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 175 people were born in Australia. 11 (4.31%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Kwelkan

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

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