Location within Queensland
|• Density||0.412269/km2 (1.067773/sq mi)|
|Area||58,862 km2 (22,726.7 sq mi)|
The Isaac Region is a local government area located in Central Queensland, Queensland, Australia created in March 2008 as a result of the report of the Local Government Reform Commission released in July 2007.
Prior to 2008, the Isaac Region was an entire area of three previous and distinct local government areas:
The report recommended that the new local government area should not be divided into wards and elect eight councillors and a mayor. The Isaac Regional Council covers an area of 58,862 square kilometres (22,727 sq mi), contain an estimated resident population in 2006 of 20,443 and have an operating budget of A$46.0m.
Towns and localities
The Isaac Region includes the following settlements:
The populations given relate to the component entities prior to 2008. The next census, due in 2011, will be the first for the new Region.
- "3218.0 – Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2014–15". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
- "Isaac Regional Council". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland. Retrieved 5 April 2015.
- "Blair Athol". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland. Retrieved 23 April 2014.
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