Ramco, South Australia
Institute, built in 1927
|Population||168 (2006 census)|
|LGA(s)||District Council of Loxton Waikerie|
Ramco is a town in the Riverland region of South Australia 170 kilometres (110 mi) north-east of the state capital, Adelaide and 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) west of Waikerie. At the 2006 census, Ramco had a population of 168.
Ramco has a post office, a Lutheran church, a town hall and a school, Ramco Primary School. The current town was surveyed in 1940 however there was an earlier village settlement by the same name in the same area, settled in 1894.
The name Ramco is derived from an Aboriginal word "Bogorampko", a mythical tribe supposed to be superior to all natives.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Ramco, South Australia.|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Ramco (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2010-02-01.
- "Placename Details: Ramco". Property Location Browser. Land Services Group, Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. 29 October 2012. SA0000316. Retrieved 29 January 2015.
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