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Shackleton WA


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

Shackleton at a glance

Postcode: 6386

Latitude: -32.0018432

Longitude: 117.8780275

Altitude: (metres above sea level)

Population of Shackleton WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6386 (Including Shackleton) was 114 people. Out of those, 52 were male and 59 were female.

6 (5.26%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 55 people were born in Australia. 8 (7.02%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Shackleton

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

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