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New South Wales

New South Wales Geography Statistics of

  • Coastline: 1,327 miles (2,137 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 309,130 sq miles (800,642 sq km)
    (water) 3,398 sq miles (8,802 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 312,528 sq miles (809,444 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 141 counties within New South Wales.
  • Horizontal Width: 650.94 miles (1,047.59 km) from Broken Hill east to Taree
  • Vertical Length: 345.55 miles (556.1 km) from Tibooburra south to Mildura

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering States/Territories: (4) Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, and the Capital Territory
  • Geographic Center: About 67.18 miles (108.11 km) south of Dubbo
  • Highest Point: Mt. Kosciuszko 7,310 ft (2,228 m)
  • Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean 0 m
  • Latitude and Longitude
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.