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South Australia, Australia

South Australia is one of 8 primary administrative regions in Australia with a population of approximately 1,596,572 people.

Facts and figures on South Australia at a glance

Region name: South Australia (State of South Australia)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,596,572 people
Country: Australia
Continent: Oceania

The regional headquarters of South Australia (State of South Australia) is located in the regional capital Adelaide (Adelaide) with a population of 1,225,235 people.

The distance as the crow flies from South Australia's regional capital Adelaide to Australia's capital Canberra (Canberra) is approximately 960 km (597 mi).

Facts and figures about South Australia
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
South Australia State of South Australia1,596,572 peopleAdelaide Adelaide1,225,235 people

Compare with other regions in Australia.

Map of South Australia

Map of South Australia

Information on South Australia

Information on South Australia
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
South Australia State of South AustraliaAdelaide Adelaide70AustraliaOceania

Time in South Australia

Time in South Australia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 30 Mar 2023 - 10:27pmIn effect (+1 hour)Thu, 30 Mar 2023 - 9:27pmGMT UTC +11.5Australia/Adelaide

Geographic coordinates of South Australia

Latitude & Longitude of South Australia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map30°00'00.0"S (-30.0000000°)135°00'00.0"E (135.0000000°)

Subregions in South Australia

There are 70 administrative subregions in South Australia.
Subregions in South Australia
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Adelaide Adelaide1.22,200Adelaide Adelaide1,225,235
Adelaide Hills Adelaide Hills2.39,832--
Alexandrina Alexandrina3.24,824--
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Anangu Pitjantjatjara4.2,734--
Barossa Barossa5.22,808--
Barunga West Barunga West6.2,452--
Berri and Barmera Berri and Barmera7.10,611--
Burnside Burnside8.44,500--
Campbelltown Campbelltown9.50,893--
Ceduna Ceduna10.3,670--
Charles Sturt Charles Sturt11.111,236--
City of West Torrens City of West Torrens12.58,158--
Clare and Gilbert Valleys Clare and Gilbert Valleys13.8,994--
Cleve Cleve14.1,751--
Coober Pedy Coober Pedy15.1,787--
Copper Coast Copper Coast16.13,687--
Elliston Elliston17.1,068--
Flinders Ranges Flinders Ranges18.1,649--
Franklin Harbour Franklin Harbour19.1,297--
Gawler Gawler20.21,590--
Goyder Goyder21.4,239--
Grant Grant22.8,012--
Holdfast Bay Holdfast Bay23.36,763--
Kangaroo Island Kangaroo Island24.4,553--
Karoonda East Murray Karoonda East Murray25.1,016--
Kimba Kimba26.1,103--
Kingston Kingston27.2,407--
Light Light28.14,459--
Lower Eyre Peninsula Lower Eyre Peninsula29.4,997--
Loxton Waikerie Loxton Waikerie30.11,454Loxton Loxton539
Mallala Mallala31.8,611--
Maralinga Tjarutja Maralinga Tjarutja32.75--
Marion Marion33.87,574--
Mid Murray Mid Murray34.8,281--
Mitcham Mitcham35.65,720Mitcham Mitcham1,608
Mount Barker Mount Barker36.31,325--
Mount Gambier Mount Gambier37.26,092--
Mount Remarkable Mount Remarkable38.2,785--
Murray Bridge Murray Bridge39.20,579--
Naracoorte and Lucindale Naracoorte and Lucindale40.8,441--
Northern Areas Northern Areas41.4,508--
Norwood Payneham St Peters Norwood Payneham St Peters42.36,868--
Onkaparinga Onkaparinga43.166,435--
Orroroo/Carrieton Orroroo/Carrieton44.860--
Peterborough Peterborough45.1,785--
Playford Playford46.85,069--
Port Adelaide Enfield Port Adelaide Enfield47.120,427--
Port Augusta Port Augusta48.14,605--
Port Lincoln Port Lincoln49.14,732--
Port Pirie City and Dists Port Pirie City and Dists50.17,625--
Prospect Prospect51.21,133--
Renmark Paringa Renmark Paringa52.9,346--
Robe Robe53.1,387--
Roxby Downs Roxby Downs54.5,031--
Salisbury Salisbury55.135,922--
Southern Mallee Southern Mallee56.2,076--
Streaky Bay Streaky Bay57.2,245--
Tatiara Tatiara58.6,695--
Tea Tree Gully Tea Tree Gully59.98,378--
The Coorong The Coorong60.5,586--
Tumby Bay Tumby Bay61.2,706--
Unley Unley62.38,695--
Victor Harbor Victor Harbor63.14,639--
Wakefield Wakefield64.6,826--
Walkerville Walkerville65.7,368--
Wattle Range Wattle Range66.11,669--
Whyalla Whyalla67.22,562Whyalla Whyalla19,645
Wudinna Wudinna68.---
Yankalilla Yankalilla69.4,556--
Yorke Peninsula Yorke Peninsula70.11,119Honiton Honiton-

External sources of information on South Australia

South Australia on Wikipedia