Closeburn, Queensland

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Closeburn
Moreton BayQueensland
Population 507 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4520
Location 28 km (17 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Ferny Grove
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Closeburn:
Mount Samson Clear Mountain Clear Mountain
Cedar Creek Closeburn Yugar
Cedar Creek Samford Yugar

Closeburn is a locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] It is part of the wider Samford valley. It is roughly 28 kilometres (17 mi) north-west of Brisbane.

Closeburn is a blend of acreage properties and small farms. Access to Closeburn from Brisbane is along Samford Road and Mount Samson Road.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Closeburn is 507, 49.5% female and 50.5% male.

The median/average age of the Closeburn population is 37 years of age.

80.7% of people living in Closeburn were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.9%, New Zealand 2%, South Africa 1.2%, Finland 1%, Croatia 1%.

95.5% of people speak English as their first language 1.2% Afrikaans, 0.8% Finnish, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.6% Italian.

Facilities[edit]

Closeburn contains:

Education[edit]

There are no education facilities located in Closeburn. The closest primary school facilities are located in Mount Samson or Samford. The closest High school facilities are located in Ferny Grove.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Closeburn (Pine Rivers Shire) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-03-01. 
  2. ^ "Closeburn (entry 45384)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 May 2014. 

Coordinates: 27°19′35″S 152°51′54″E / 27.3264°S 152.8649°E / -27.3264; 152.8649