Cranbourne South, Victoria

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Cranbourne South
MelbourneVictoria
Cranbourne South is located in Melbourne
Cranbourne South
Cranbourne South
Coordinates 38°08′56″S 145°15′40″E / 38.149°S 145.261°E / -38.149; 145.261Coordinates: 38°08′56″S 145°15′40″E / 38.149°S 145.261°E / -38.149; 145.261
Population 1,684 (2011)[1]
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,630/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3977
Area 1.2 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s) City of Casey
State electorate(s) Hastings
Federal Division(s) Holt
Localities around Cranbourne South:
Skye Cranbourne West Cranbourne
Langwarrin Cranbourne South Devon Meadows
Langwarrin Pearcedale

Cranbourne South is a rural locality in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 45 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district adjacent to the Melbourne urban area. Its local government area is the City of Casey. At the 2011 Census, Cranbourne South had a population of 1,684(2011)[2]

By 2009 the urban growth boundary had moved along Pearcedale and Browns Road, placing a large area of the locality inside the main growth area. Two large scale housing developments, Botanic Ridge and Settlers Run Estate, were established in the area which was excised as the suburb of Botanic Ridge.

The locality has a small primary school, a petrol station and a general store.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Census QuickStats: Cranbourne South". Australia Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "2011 Census QuickStats: Cranbourne South". Australia Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 17 December 2012.