Katherine is in the local government area of 'Katherine'. The 'Katherine' local government area is classified as a 'Town'.
The Katherine local government area includes around 7 cities, towns, villages and localities including Katherine (pop. around 6,700), Emungalan, Northern Territory Rural College, Tindal, Csiro Research Station, Construction Siding and Katherine East.
A local government area (abbreviated as 'LGA') is an area controlled by a local government. Local government areas can provide a useful way to group statistical information.
If you're interested in Cities, Towns and Villages then you may also be interested in Suburbs/Regional Areas.
Katherine Aerial View
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28/11/14 9:30AM (EST); 8:30AM (CST); 7:30AM (WST)
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