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Population of Walgett

Last official estimated population of Walgett Area (as Local Government Area) was 6 190 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.02% of total Australian population and 0.078% of NSW population. Area of Walgett is 22 308.40 km², in this year population density was 0.28 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (-2.01%/yr), Walgett population in 2020 would be 5 824. [0]


Walgett historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Brewarrina
- Coonamble
- Balonne
- Moree Plains
- Warren
- Narrabri
- Gilgandra
- Warrumbungle Shire

Walgett on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Walgett is located in the center of the images.

Population [people], population density [p./kmĀ²] and population change [%/year] [2]

Annual growth rate in %:

[1996-2001] -0.07 %/Y
[2001-2002] -2.57 %/Y
[2002-2003] -3.09 %/Y
[2003-2004] -3.63 %/Y
[2004-2005] -2.73 %/Y
[2005-2006] -2.50 %/Y
[2006-2007] -2.10 %/Y
[2007-2008] -1.38 %/Y
[2008-2009] +0.45 %/Y
[2009-2010] -0.09 %/Y
[2010-2011] -1.61 %/Y
[2011-2012] -1.41 %/Y
[2012-2013] -1.58 %/Y
[2013-2014] -1.26 %/Y
[2014-2015] -1.43 %/Y
[2015-2016] -1.59 %/Y
[2016-2017] -2.01 %/Y


Population pyramid for Walgett (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

36 
85+
 38

53 
80-84
 56

104 
75-79
 153

128 
70-74
 200

168 
65-69
 227

178 
60-64
 257

220 
55-59
 300

224 
50-54
 191

192 
45-49
 196

158 
40-44
 163

173 
35-39
 182

188 
30-34
 174

212 
25-29
 194

138 
20-24
 142

108 
15-19
 162

181 
10-14
 230

255 
5-9
 196

190 
0-4
 223


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about LGA and Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) on abs.gov.au

[2] Population data from Australian Bureau of Statistics (Population and density: 2017; change: 2016-2017)

[3] Digital Boundaries: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) 2016.

[4] Historical population: 2001-2012, 2007-2017.