Chapman, Australian Capital Territory
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
|Population||2,684 (2016 census)|
|• Density||1,410/km2 (3,660/sq mi)|
|Area||1.9 km2 (0.7 sq mi)|
Chapman is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, where many diplomats and some of the wealthier citizens of Canberra chose to take their residency. It is located in the Weston Creek area.
The local primary school in Chapman is the government run Chapman Primary School on Perry Drive. The school caters for students from Preschool to Year 6 and runs a before and afterschool care program.
Laidlaw Volcanics pale to dark grey dacitic tuff covers most of Chapman. Shale, sandstone, ashstone and tuff is found near the west end of Rafferty Street. Quaternary alluvium covers up the eastern valley.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Chapman, Australian Capital Territory.|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Chapman (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 1 July 2017.
- "Suburb Name search results". ACT Environment and Sustainable Development. Retrieved 10 February 2014.
- Henderson, G. A. M.; Matveev, G. (1980). Geology of Canberra, Queanbeyan and Environs (Map). 1:50000.