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Nanga WA


Located in the Gascoyne area of Western Australia, Nanga is in the Shark Bay local government area, and within the electoral seat of Durack.

Nanga at a glance

Postcode 6537
Latitude -25.927196
Longitude 113.5423745
Altitude 143 (metres above sea level)

Population of Nanga WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6537 (Including Nanga) was 995 people. Out of those, 500 were male and 492 were female.

208 (20.90%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 636 people were born in Australia. 100 (10.05%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Nanga

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

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