Everton Hills, Queensland

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Everton Hills
Moreton BayQueensland
Coordinates 27°23′29″S 152°58′19″E / 27.39139°S 152.97194°E / -27.39139; 152.97194 (Everton Hills, Queensland)Coordinates: 27°23′29″S 152°58′19″E / 27.39139°S 152.97194°E / -27.39139; 152.97194 (Everton Hills, Queensland)
Population 5,812 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4053
Location 9 km (6 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Everton
Federal Division(s) Brisbane, Dickson
Suburbs around Everton Hills:
Bunya McDowall
Arana Hills Everton Hills Everton Park
Keperra Mitchelton

Everton Hills is a suburb north-west of Brisbane, in Queensland, Australia. The suburb extends northwest from Everton Park; this separation of suburbs is marked by a park called 'Boundary Park'. It is also located at the edge of the Bunyaville Forest Reserve. Everton Hills is a suburb that is a part of Pine Rivers Shire, a council which controls multiple suburbs. As of 2010, Pine Rivers Shire is now in turn controlled by Moreton Bay Regional Council, which also controls Redcliffe and Moreton Bay.

Facilities[edit]

Everton Hills contains numerous hardware and automotive services, which include the Steve Jones hardware on Old Northern Road, glaziers, landscapers, mechanics and smash repairs. There are also three convenience centres in Everton Hills; one in Chinook Street, one in Camelia Avenue and another on Queens Road.

Everton Hills also includes the Hills Church, which is a Wesleyan Methodist Church and is located on Queens Road.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Everton Hills is 5,812, 50.7% female and 49.3% male.

The median/average age of the Everton Hills population is 35 years of age, 2 years below the Australian average.

81.5% of people living in Everton Hills were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 3.5%, New Zealand 2.9%, Scotland 0.8%, Philippines 0.8%, South Africa 0.8%.

91.7% of people speak English as their first language 0.6% German, 0.4% Japanese, 0.4% Italian, 0.3% Afrikaans, 0.3% Vietnamese.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Everton Hills (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 11 March 2013. 

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