Unincorporated Far West Region
The Unincorporated Far West Region
is an unincorporated area
in the Far West
region of New South Wales
. The area is one of only two areas in New South Wales that are not part of any local government area
(the other is Lord Howe Island
). The region includes several small towns including Tibooburra
. Silverton and Tibooburra have village councils. The region surrounds Broken Hill
, but does not include it, which is in the separate City of Broken Hill
local government area.
The region has an area of 93,299 square kilometres (36,023 sq mi) which is slightly larger than Hungary. As at the 2016 census, the region had a population of 1056. It has the highest gender ratio in New South Wales, estimated at 115.5 males per 100 females in 2016.
Coordinates: 29°43′S 142°00′E / 29.717°S 142.000°E
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