Delaneys Creek, Queensland

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Delaneys Creek
Queensland
Delaneys Creek is located in Queensland
Delaneys Creek
Delaneys Creek
Coordinates 27°0′45″S 152°46′26″E / 27.01250°S 152.77389°E / -27.01250; 152.77389Coordinates: 27°0′45″S 152°46′26″E / 27.01250°S 152.77389°E / -27.01250; 152.77389
Population 713 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4514
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Glass House
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Delaneys Creek:
Neurum Woodford
D'Aguilar
Bracalba
Mount Delaney Delaneys Creek Bracalba
Mount Delaney Mount Mee Wamuran Basin

Delaneys Creek is a rural locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] It is south of D'Aguilar.

Delaneys Creek State Forest occupies the south east corner of the locality. Delaneys Creek and Monkeybong Creek both flow northwestwards into the Stanley River.

Delaneys Creek State School, located within the locality, is a primary school run by the Queensland state government. It has an enrolment of 198 pupils,[3] and was founded in 1892.[4]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Delaneys Creek is 713, 50.4% female and 49.6% male.[1] The median/average age of the Delaneys Creek population is 37 years of age. 81.8% of people living in Delaneys Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 4.2%, New Zealand 2.4%, South Africa 1.5%, Germany 1.3%, Spain 0.6%. 90.2% of people speak English as their first language 1.4% Afrikaans, 1% German, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% Japanese, 0.6% Danish.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Delaneys Creek (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Delaneys Creek (entry 45409)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Education Queensland - Delaneys Creek State School". Retrieved 2008-05-06. 
  4. ^ "Queensland Government Archives Search". Retrieved 2008-05-06.