DemographicsBlighty is approximately 222.13 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Blighty was 138. The population is 53% male and 47% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Blighty are $0 to $299. The most common weekly income bracket is $400 to $499 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $0 to $74.
DescriptionBlighty is a small town in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. Blighty lies on the Riverina Highway between the towns of Finley and Deniliquin. Blighty is located in the Edward River Council local government area. At the 2011 census, Blighty and the surrounding area had a population of 396. Blighty consists of a Hotel, school and an Australian rules football ground. The town has a team competing in the Picola & District Football League. The land around Blighty is mainly irrigated and used to produce rice and other grains. Blighty is also a major receival centre for the Ricegrowers Co-Operative Limited with a number of sheds capable of storing 28,000 tonnes (31,000 short tons) of grain.