Mil-Lel, South Australia facts for kids
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|Population||368 (2016 census)|
|LGA(s)||District Council of Grant|
|State electorate(s)||Mount Gambier|
Mil-Lel is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia located in the state’s south-east about 377 kilometres (234 mi) south east of the state capital of Adelaide and about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) north-east of the municipal seat of Mount Gambier.
The name for this locality is believed to be a corruption of "Mullel", the name of a nearby waterhole. The name was historically written as two words: "Mil Lel" until the spelling was changed to "Mil-Lel" on 28 May 2009.
The 2016 Australian census which was conducted in August 2016 reports that Mil-Lel had a population of 368 people.
Mil Lel Post Office opened on 1 September 1899, was downgraded to a receiving office from October 1910 until being upgraded again on 1 July 1927, and closed on 30 June 1993.
Mil-Lel is located within the federal division of Barker, the state electoral district of Mount Gambier and the local government area of the District Council of Grant.
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