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Population of George Town

Last official estimated population of George Town Municipality (as Local Government Area) was 6 917 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.03% of total Australian population and 1.313% of TAS population. Area of George Town is 653.40 km², in this year population density was 10.59 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+0.64%/yr), George Town population in 2020 would be 7 051. [0]


George Town historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- West Tamar
- Launceston
- Latrobe (Tas.)
- Devonport
- Meander Valley
- Dorset
- Northern Midlands
- Kentish

George Town on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. George Town 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] -1.10 %/Y
[2001-2002] +0.70 %/Y
[2002-2003] +1.67 %/Y
[2003-2004] +0.70 %/Y
[2004-2005] -0.07 %/Y
[2005-2006] 0.00 %/Y
[2006-2007] +0.10 %/Y
[2007-2008] +0.25 %/Y
[2008-2009] +0.74 %/Y
[2009-2010] +0.63 %/Y
[2010-2011] -0.22 %/Y
[2011-2012] -0.38 %/Y
[2012-2013] +0.10 %/Y
[2013-2014] +0.23 %/Y
[2014-2015] +0.04 %/Y
[2015-2016] +0.23 %/Y
[2016-2017] +0.64 %/Y


Population pyramid for George Town (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

80 
85+
 57

85 
80-84
 89

136 
75-79
 140

202 
70-74
 216

260 
65-69
 270

271 
60-64
 266

253 
55-59
 270

244 
50-54
 270

235 
45-49
 215

194 
40-44
 174

177 
35-39
 143

172 
30-34
 149

169 
25-29
 158

167 
20-24
 188

194 
15-19
 199

229 
10-14
 229

199 
5-9
 227

192 
0-4
 198


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.