Ballarat North, Victoria

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Ballarat North
BallaratVictoria
Howitt street doveton street north ballarat.jpg
Corner of Howitt and Doveton Streets looking north, a former industrial area now an entertainment precinct.
Ballarat North is located in City of Ballarat
Ballarat North
Ballarat North
Coordinates 37°32′23″S 143°52′03″E / 37.5397°S 143.8676°E / -37.5397; 143.8676Coordinates: 37°32′23″S 143°52′03″E / 37.5397°S 143.8676°E / -37.5397; 143.8676
Population 3,884 (2006)[1]
 • Density 1,454.7/km2 (3,768/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3350
Area 2.67 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Location 3 km (2 mi) from Ballarat Central
LGA(s) City of Ballarat
State electorate(s) Ballarat West
Federal Division(s) Ballarat
Suburbs around Ballarat North:
Wendouree Invermay Park Nerrina
Wendouree Ballarat North Black Hill
Lake Wendouree Soldiers Hill Black Hill

Ballarat North (also known as North Ballarat) is a suburb of Ballarat, Victoria, Australia located north of Ballarat's central area. Ballarat North is bounded by Norman Street; Ballarat General Cemetery and Western Freeway to the north, Howitt Street to the south, Doodts Road to the east and the Mildura railway line to the west. At the 2006 census, Ballarat North had a population of 3,884.[1]

Ballarat North is partly industrial and residential in nature.

Sport[edit]

North Ballarat Football Club takes its name from the suburb, although its current homeground, Eureka Stadium is in neighbouring Wendouree.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Ballarat North (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2009-06-24. 

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