Bald Knob, Queensland

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Bald Knob
Queensland
Bald Knob is located in Queensland
Bald Knob
Bald Knob
Coordinates 26°46′45″S 152°54′43″E / 26.7793°S 152.9120°E / -26.7793; 152.9120Coordinates: 26°46′45″S 152°54′43″E / 26.7793°S 152.9120°E / -26.7793; 152.9120
Population 254 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4552
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s) Glass House
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Bald Knob:
Balmoral Ridge Diamond Valley Mooloolah Valley
Maleny
Crohamhurst
Bald Knob Landborough
Crohamhurst Peachester Mount Mellum

Bald Knob is a locality in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2011 census, Bald Knob recorded a population of 254 people.[1]

Geography[edit]

Bald Knob is 78 kilometres (48 mi) north of Brisbane on the Blackall Range in the Sunshine Coast hinterland of South East Queensland.

Skipper Musk Teahouse Lookout is situated about halfway between the mountain peaks of Bald Knob and Wilkes Knob on the Landsborough Maleny Road.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Bald Knob recorded a population of 254 people, 49.6% female and 50.4% male.[1] The median age of the Bald Knob population was 51 years, 14 years above the national median of 37. 77% of people living in Bald Knob were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 6.7%, Portugal 1.6%, El Salvador 1.2%, Germany 1.2%, Canada 1.2%. 95.3% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.2% German, 1.2% Italian, 1.2% Spanish.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Bald Knob (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 January 2014.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Bald Knob - locality in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48504)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 24 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "Skipper Musk Teahouse Lookout (entry 45523)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 24 June 2017.