Brisbane City Council, Queensland
|Location||18 km (11 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||Brisbane City Council|
|State electorate(s)||Electoral district of Chatsworth|
|Federal Division(s)||Division of Bonner|
Ransome was named after C.H. Ransome who lived in the area and set up a business supplying mixed firewood to the city.
In the 2011 Census the population of Ransome is 474, 50% female and 50% male.
The median/average age of the Ransome population is 39 years of age, 2 years above the Australian average.
73.4% of people living in Ransome were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 6.8%, New Zealand 6.1%, Germany 1.5%, Taiwan 0.8%, Austria 0.8%.
88.2% of people speak English as their first language 2.5% German, 1.5% Persian (excluding Dari), 0.8% Mandarin, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% Danish.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Ransome, Qld (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
- Brisbane Suburb: Ransome - History of Ransome - ourbrisbane.com
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