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Telfer WA


Located in the Pilbara area of Western Australia, Telfer is in the Wiluna local government area, and within the electoral seat of Durack.

Telfer at a glance

Postcode: 6762

Latitude: -21.0976372

Longitude: 123.7964613

Altitude: 298.6495972 (metres above sea level)

Population of Telfer WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 6762 (Including Telfer) was 657 people. Out of those, 487 were male and 166 were female.

122 (18.57%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 392 people were born in Australia. 221 (33.64%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Telfer

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

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