Upper Kedron, Queensland

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Upper Kedron
BrisbaneQueensland
Upper Kedron Cedar Creek hall - carpark (6284780326).jpg
Upper Kedron Cedar Creek hall
Coordinates 27°25′08″S 152°55′08″E / 27.41889°S 152.91889°E / -27.41889; 152.91889 (Upper Kedron, Queensland)Coordinates: 27°25′08″S 152°55′08″E / 27.41889°S 152.91889°E / -27.41889; 152.91889 (Upper Kedron, Queensland)
Population 3,432 (2011)[1]
 • Density 365.1/km2 (946/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4055
Area 9.4 km2 (3.6 sq mi)
Location 17 km (11 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) City of Brisbane
(Enoggera Ward)
State electorate(s) Ferny Grove
Federal Division(s) Brisbane
Suburbs around Upper Kedron:
Camp Mountain Ferny Grove Keperra
Brisbane Forest Park Upper Kedron Enoggera
The Gap The Gap St Johns Wood

Upper Kedron is an outer suburb of Brisbane, Australia located 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) north-west of the Brisbane CBD. Upper Kedron is a residential suburb on the edge of the Brisbane Forest Park.

The suburb contains the headwaters of the two tributaries of Kedron Brook, namely Kedron Creek and Cedar Creek.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Upper Kedron is 3,432, 50.1% female and 49.9% male.

The median/average age of the Upper Kedron population is 31 years of age, 6 years below the Australian average.

81.3% of people living in Upper Kedron were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 5.5%, New Zealand 3%, Scotland 0.6%, South Africa 0.6%, Iran 0.4%.

92.5% of people speak English as their first language 0.7% Persian (excluding Dari), 0.4% Italian, 0.3% Assyrian Neo-Aramaic, 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% Sinhalese.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Upper Kedron (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 

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