Statistics

Shire Statistics
Distance from Perth (km) 832
Area (sq km) 31,743
Length of Sealed Roads (km) 363
Length of Unsealed Roads (km) 1213
Population 4190
Number of Dwellings 700
Total Rates Levied $2,139,000
Titak Revenue $4,598,000
Number of Employees 19

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)

* Both Leonora and Gwalia residents