Last official estimated population of **Parkes** *(as Significant Urban Area)* was **11 229** people *(on 2017-06-30)*^{[2]}.
This was 0.05% of total Australian population.
Area of Parkes is 234.76 km², in this year population density was **47.83** p/km² .
If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (-0.2%/yr), Parkes population in 2020 would be 11 163.
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Click to enlarge. *Parkes is located in the center of the images.*

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

[2001-2002] **+0.40** %/Y

[2002-2003] **-1.65** %/Y

[2003-2004] **-0.22** %/Y

[2004-2005] **+0.06** %/Y

[2005-2006] **+0.37** %/Y

[2006-2007] **+0.80** %/Y

[2007-2008] **+0.96** %/Y

[2008-2009] **+0.46** %/Y

[2009-2010] **+1.52** %/Y

[2010-2011] **+0.99** %/Y

[2011-2012] **-0.11** %/Y

[2012-2013] **-0.08** %/Y

[2013-2014] **-0.08** %/Y

[2014-2015] **-0.21** %/Y

[2015-2016] **-0.12** %/Y

[2016-2017] **-0.20** %/Y

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about SUA 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.