Northern Midlands Council

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Northern Midlands Council
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Northern Midlands Council
Coordinates 41°45′56″S 147°23′11″E / 41.76556°S 147.38639°E / -41.76556; 147.38639Coordinates: 41°45′56″S 147°23′11″E / 41.76556°S 147.38639°E / -41.76556; 147.38639
Population 12,749 (2015 est.)[1]
 • Density 2.4852/km2 (6.437/sq mi)
Established 1993
Area 5,130 km2 (1,980.7 sq mi)
Mayor David Downie
Council seat Longford
Region Northern midlands
State electorate(s) Lyons
Federal Division(s) Lyons
Website Northern Midlands Council
LGAs around Northern Midlands Council:
Meander Valley Launceston Break O'Day
Central Highlands Northern Midlands Council Glamorgan Spring Bay
Central Highlands Southern Midlands Glamorgan Spring Bay

The Northern Midlands Council or Municipality of Northern Midlands is a local government area of Tasmania. It covers the northern part of the central midlands agricultural area, around the Midland Highway.

Major population centres include the towns of Avoca, Campbell Town, Cressy, Evandale, Longford, and Perth.


Suburb Census Population 2011 Reason
Evandale 1402
Longford 3756 Includes Bishopsbourne, Toiberry, Wilmores Lane, Pateena, Illawarra
Campbell Town 994
Perth 2635 * * Missing from ABS
Bishopsbourne Incl. in Longford
Toiberry Incl. in Longford
Wilmores Lane Incl. in Longford
Pateena Incl. in Longford
Breadalbane Incl. in Western Junction
Devon Hills 476
Western Junction 298 Includes Breadalbane
Clarendon Incl. in Conara
Deddington 77 Includes Blessington,English Town
Nile Incl. in Conara
Blessington Incl. in Deddington
English Town Incl. in Deddington
Storys Creek Incl. in Avoca
Rossarden Incl. in Avoca
Avoca 300 Includes Storys Creek, Rossarden, Royal George, LLewellyn, Frodberry (Break O'Day Council)
Royal George Incl. in Avoca
Lake Leake
Tooms Lake Incl. in Ross
Ross 423 Includes Tooms Lake, Auburn
Auburn Incl. in Ross
Delmont Incl. in Cressy
Poatina Incl. in Cressy
Blackwwod Creek Incl. in Cressy
Cressy 1403 Includes Delmont, Poatina, Blackwood Creek, Millers Bluff
Epping Forest Incl. in Conara
Conara 484 Includes Epping Forest, Cleveland, Clarendon, Nile, Powrana, Barton
Cleveland Incl. in Conara
LLewellyn Incl. in Avoca
Tunbridge Incl. in Ross
Powrana Incl. in Conara
Barton Incl. in Conara
Millers Bluff Incl. in Cressy
Illawarra Incl. in Longford
Total 12,228
() Variance
Local Government Total 12,228 Gazetted Central Coast Local Government Area


  1. ^ "3218.0 – Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2014–15". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics. "2011 Census QuickStats". Retrieved 28 May 2016. 

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