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Tanami WA


Located in the Kimberley area of Western Australia, Tanami is in the Wyndham-East Kimberley local government area, and within the electoral seat of Durack.

Tanami at a glance

Postcode 6770
Latitude -18.2229402
Longitude 127.6700702
Altitude 351.3492126 (metres above sea level)

Population of Tanami WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6770 (Including Tanami) was 3149 people. Out of those, 1567 were male and 1581 were female.

179 (5.68%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 2618 people were born in Australia. 2402 (76.28%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Tanami

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

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