Battery Hill, Queensland

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Battery Hill
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Battery Hill is located in Queensland
Battery Hill
Battery Hill
Coordinates26°46′44″S 153°07′44″E / 26.77889°S 153.12889°E / -26.77889; 153.12889Coordinates: 26°46′44″S 153°07′44″E / 26.77889°S 153.12889°E / -26.77889; 153.12889
Population2,536 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density2,820/km2 (7,300/sq mi)
Postcode(s)4551
Area0.9 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Location4 km (2 mi) N of Caloundra
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
CountyCanning
ParishBribie
State electorate(s)Caloundra
Federal Division(s)Fisher
Suburbs around Battery Hill:
Currimundi Currimundi Currimundi
Aroona Battery Hill Dicky Beach
Aroona Caloundra Dicky Beach

Battery Hill is a suburb in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] It is located within the Caloundra urban centre 4 kilometres (2 mi) north of Caloundra.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Battery Hill recorded a population of 2,588 people, 53.1% female and 46.9% male.

The median age of the Battery Hill population was 40 years, 3 years above the national median of 37.

78.7% of people living in Battery Hill were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 5%, England 3.9%, South Africa 0.8%, United States of America 0.8%, Netherlands 0.6%.

92.3% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% German, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.3% Greek, 0.3% Spanish.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Battery Hill (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 15 April 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Battery Hill (entry 47191)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 March 2014.

External links[edit]

  • "Battery Hill". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland.