Moreton Bay, Queensland
|Population||4,920 (2016 census)|
|• Density||142.2/km2 (368.3/sq mi)|
|Area||34.6 km2 (13.4 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|Location||25.5 km (16 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||Moreton Bay Region|
|State electorate(s)||Pine Rivers|
Cashmere is on the north-western outskirts of the Brisbane metropolitan area. Cashmere is near the foothills of the D'Aguilar Range surrounded by dense forest. Cashmere is bounded to the north by Lake Samsonvale and is located west of Warner.
The origin of the suburb name is from an early property owner by the name of James Cash.
The median age of the Cashmere population was 35 years, 2 years below the national median of 37.
77.3% of people living in Cashmere were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.2%, New Zealand 3.6%, South Africa 3.1%, Scotland 0.7%, Germany 0.6%.
94.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1% Afrikaans, 0.4% German, 0.4% Italian, 0.3% Hindi, 0.2% French.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Cashmere (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018.
- "Cashmere – suburb in Moreton Bay Region (entry 45379)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 December 2020.
- "Pine Rivers historical figures - James Cash". Moreton Bay Regional Council. Archived from the original on 18 September 2009. Retrieved 8 March 2010.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Cashmere (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014.
- "Cashmere". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland.