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South Australia
Arthurton is located in Yorke Peninsula Council
Coordinates34°15′30″S 137°45′20″E / 34.2582°S 137.7555°E / -34.2582; 137.7555Coordinates: 34°15′30″S 137°45′20″E / 34.2582°S 137.7555°E / -34.2582; 137.7555
Population366 (shared with other localities in the ‘State Suburb of Clinton (SA)’) (2011 census)[1][2][a]
Time zoneACST (UTC+9:30)
 • Summer (DST)ACDT (UTC+10:30)
LGA(s)Yorke Peninsula Council
RegionYorke and Mid North[3]
State electorate(s)Narungga[4]
Federal Division(s)Grey[5]
Localities around Arthurton:
Agery Agery
Weetulta Arthurton Clinton Centre
Maitland Maitland Winulta
FootnotesAdjoining localities[6]

Arthurton is a settlement in the Australian state of South Australia.[8] At the 2006 census, Arthurton had a population of 295.[9]

Arthurton was surveyed in 1876. It was named after Arthur, the son of South Australian Governor Anthony Musgrave,[2] who insisted on this name after it had already been named "Kalkabury".[10]

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  1. ^ For the 2011 census, the ‘State Suburb of Clinton (SA)’ consisted of the localities of Clinton, Clinton Centre, Kainton and Port Arthur.
  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Clinton (SA)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 April 2017. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b c "Property Location Browser Report, Placename Details: Arthurton". Property Location Browser gazetteer. Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure, Government of South Australia. 17 October 2013. SA0003323. Archived from the original on 12 October 2016. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Yorke and Mid North SA Government region" (PDF). The Government of South Australia. Retrieved 17 April 2017.
  4. ^ Narungga (Map). Electoral District Boundaries Commission. 2016. Retrieved 1 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Federal electoral division of Grey" (PDF). Australian Electoral Commission. Retrieved 24 July 2015.
  6. ^ "New Ward Structure 2014". Yorke Peninsula Council. Archived from the original on 15 January 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  7. ^ a b c Bureau of Meteorology max
  8. ^ "2905.0 - Statistical Geography: Volume 2 -- Census Geographic Areas, Australia, 2006". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 8 December 2009.
  9. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Arthurton (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 July 2011.
  10. ^ "Manning index of place names". State Library of South Australia. Retrieved 22 June 2015.