Statistics

Stats are sourced from the 2015/2016 Financial Year Data as well as Data retrieved from the Australian Bureau of Statistics

Shire Statistics - 2015/2016 Financial Year Data & Data from Australian Bureau of Statistics
Distance from Perth (km) 832
Area (sq km) (2014) 31,893.207
Length of Sealed Roads (km) 372
Length of Unsealed Roads (km) 1,204
Population (2015) 2,476
Number of Dwellings (2015) 774
Total Rates Levied $5,239,642
Total Revenue $8,829,449
Number of Employees (2017) 39

Population Growth & Decline In Leonora-Gwalia

Population growth & decline statistics
YearLeonoraGwalia
1901 314 884
1911 1154 1114
1921 539 562
1933 456 784
1947 452 692
1954 358 591
1961 970*
1966 338*
1971 594* (Leonora Shire and nickel boom)
1981 1900* (Leinster, Agnew, Teutonic)
1985 2400* (Tower Hill, Harbour Lights, Sons of Gwalia, Teutonic)
1987 2259* (Area 31,743 sq km)
2011 2628*
2012 2723
2013 2737
2014 2612
2015 2476

*Both Leonora and Gwalia residents