Heidelberg Heights, Victoria

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Heidelberg Heights
MelbourneVictoria
Heidelberg Heights is located in Melbourne
Heidelberg Heights
Heidelberg Heights
Coordinates 37°44′31″S 145°03′11″E / 37.742°S 145.053°E / -37.742; 145.053Coordinates: 37°44′31″S 145°03′11″E / 37.742°S 145.053°E / -37.742; 145.053
Population 6,388 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 2,460/km2 (6,360/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3081
Area 2.6 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Location 10 km (6 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Banyule
State electorate(s) Ivanhoe
Federal Division(s) Jagajaga
Suburbs around Heidelberg Heights:
Bundoora Macleod Rosanna
Heidelberg West Heidelberg Heights Heidelberg
Bellfield Ivanhoe Eaglemont

Heidelberg Heights is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Banyule. At the 2011 Census, Heidelberg Heights had a population of 6,388.

History[edit]

The first Heidelberg Heights Post Office was renamed in 1950 from Heidelberg West (open since 1923) and closed in 1982. In 1983 Heidelberg North office was renamed Heidelberg Heights; this closed in 1993.[2]

Sport[edit]

North Heidelberg Football Club, an Australian Rules football team, competes in the Northern Football League.[3]

See also[edit]

  • City of Heidelberg - the former local government area of which Heidelberg Heights was a part

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Heidelberg Heights (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 1 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008 
  3. ^ Full Points Footy, Northern Football League, retrieved 15 April 2009