Sumner, Queensland

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Sumner
BrisbaneQueensland
Population 539 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4074
Location 15 km (9 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) City of Brisbane
State electorate(s) Electoral district of Mount Ommaney
Electoral district of Inala
Federal Division(s) Division of Ryan
Suburbs around Sumner:
Middle Park Jamboree Heights Seventeen Mile Rocks
Riverhills Sumner Darra
Wacol Wacol Darra

Sumner is an outer suburb of Brisbane, Australia. It is 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) south-west of the CBD.

Sumner is split between residential and industry, with a large industrial estate Sumner Park.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Sumner is 539, 48.4% female and 51.6% male.

The median/average age of the Sumner population is 29 years of age, 8 years below the Australian average.

61.6% of people living in Sumner were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 5.4%, England 4.4%, Sri Lanka 3.5%, India 2.8%, South Africa 2%.

75.4% of people speak English as their first language 2.6% Vietnamese, 2% Sinhalese, 1.8% Punjabi, 1.8% Arabic, 1.1% Maori (Cook Island).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Sumner (Brisbane City) (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 February 2008. 

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Coordinates: 27°34′S 152°56′E / 27.567°S 152.933°E / -27.567; 152.933