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Warakurna WA


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

Warakurna at a glance

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

Population of Warakurna WA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 0872 (Including Warakurna) 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 Warakurna

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

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