|Population||2,061 (2011 census)|
|• Density||644/km2 (1,668/sq mi)|
|Area||3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi)|
|Location||11 km (7 mi) from Brisbane|
|LGA(s)||City of Brisbane|
Virginia is a suburb in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is located 10 km north of the Brisbane central business district. It is primarily a residential suburb with many timber and tin Queenslander style housing. The suburb was named after the Virginia Brick Company, founded in 1897, near the Virginia Railway Station, which the station opened in 1888.
One of Brisbane Transport's bus depots is based in Virginia.
In the 2011 Census the population of Virginia is 2,061, 49.8% female and 50.2% male.
The median/average age of the Virginia population is 34 years of age, 3 years below the Australian average.
74.6% of people living in Virginia were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 4%, England 2.5%, India 1.6%, China 1.4%, Papua New Guinea 0.7%.
83.7% of people speak English as their first language 1.3% Mandarin, 1% Punjabi, 0.7% Japanese, 0.5% Filipino, 0.5% Spanish.
- University of Queensland: Queensland Places: Virginia
- "Virginia". BRISbites. Brisbane City Council. Archived from the original on 24 July 2008.
- "Virginia". Our Brisbane. Brisbane City Council. Archived from the original on 6 March 2008.
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