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Tjukurla WA


Located in the Barkly area of Western Australia, Tjukurla is in the MacDonnell local government area, and within the electoral seat of Lingiari.

Tjukurla at a glance

Postcode 0872
Latitude -21.6721
Longitude 135.232
Altitude 311.3838806 (metres above sea level)

Population of Tjukurla WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 0872 (Including Tjukurla) was 14676 people. Out of those, 7419 were male and 7259 were female.

607 (4.14%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 13145 people were born in Australia. 11790 (80.34%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Tjukurla

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

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