Warren, New South Wales

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Warren
New South Wales
Warren NSW.JPG
The post office and communications tower, Warren
Warren is located in New South Wales
Warren
Warren
Coordinates 31°42′S 147°50′E / 31.700°S 147.833°E / -31.700; 147.833Coordinates: 31°42′S 147°50′E / 31.700°S 147.833°E / -31.700; 147.833
Population 1,523 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 2824
Elevation 198 m (650 ft)
Location
LGA(s) Warren Shire
State electorate(s) Barwon
Federal Division(s) Parkes
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
25.2 °C
77 °F
10.5 °C
51 °F
515.8 mm
20.3 in

Warren is a town on the Macquarie River in central New South Wales, Australia and is the seat of Warren Shire local government area. The town is located on the Oxley Highway 120 kilometres north west of Dubbo. It was laid out in the 1860s and incorporated as a municipality in 1895. The railway reached the town in 1898. Warren is one of the main centres for the wool and cotton growing industries in New South Wales. At the 2011 census, Warren had a population of 1,523.[1]

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