Jerangle is a locality in New South Wales, Australia.[2][3] The locality is in the Snowy Monaro Regional Council local government area, 366 kilometres (227 mi) south of the state capital, Sydney and 112 kilometres (70 mi) south east of the national capital, Canberra.[4] At the 2016 census, Jerangle had a population of 96.[1]

Jerangle
New South Wales
Jerangle Public School 2.jpg
Jerangle Public School
Jerangle is located in New South Wales
Jerangle
Jerangle
Coordinates35°52′13″S 149°21′54″E / 35.87028°S 149.36500°E / -35.87028; 149.36500Coordinates: 35°52′13″S 149°21′54″E / 35.87028°S 149.36500°E / -35.87028; 149.36500
Population96 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)2630
Elevation1,120 m (3,675 ft)
Location
LGA(s)Snowy Monaro Regional Council
State electorate(s)Monaro
Federal division(s)Eden-Monaro
Localities around Jerangle:
Michelago Tinderry Anembo
Colinton Jerangle Jinden
Bredbo Peak View Snowball

Jerangle has a cemetery, two churches, a school, a Country Women's Association hall and phone box.[citation needed] The main location is the school; Jerangle Public School. This school has had small numbers of students that range from 6–20.[citation needed] The school was established as a "house to house" school in 1884, but has operated at a permanent location since 1892, although generally as a "half-time" school until 1923.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Jerangle (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 7 July 2017.  
  2. ^ "Jerangle". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 16 August 2017.  
  3. ^ "Jerangle". OpenStreetMap. Retrieved 16 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Jerangle". Cooma-Monaro Shire Council. 17 September 2011.
  5. ^ "Jerangle Public School in the School history database search". New South Wales Department of Education. Retrieved 25 December 2017.