Upper Lachlan Shire
About the forecast areas
The 2019 population forecast for Upper Lachlan Shire is 7,850, and is forecast to fall to 7,760 by 2036.
Upper Lachlan Shire is located in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, about 240 kilometres south-west of the Sydney CBD and 140 kilometres north of the Canberra CBD. Upper Lachlan Shire is bounded by Cowra Shire, the Bathurst Regional Council area and the Oberon Council area in the north, Wollondilly Shire and Wingecarribee Shire in the east, the Goulburn Mulwaree Council area, the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area and the Yass Valley Council area in the south, and the Hilltops Council area in the west.