Cleveland, New South Wales

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Cleveland
WollongongNew South Wales
Cleveland is located in New South Wales
Cleveland
Cleveland
Coordinates 34°30′11″S 150°46′05″E / 34.50306°S 150.76806°E / -34.50306; 150.76806Coordinates: 34°30′11″S 150°46′05″E / 34.50306°S 150.76806°E / -34.50306; 150.76806
Population 21 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2530
LGA(s) City of Wollongong
State electorate(s) Shellharbour
Federal Division(s) Whitlam
Suburbs around Cleveland:
Wongawilli Wongawilli Horsley
Huntley Cleveland Dapto
Avondale Yallah Dapto

Cleveland is a suburb of the City of Wollongong to the west of Dapto. At the 2016 census, it had a population of 21.[1]

The Geographical Names Board of New South Wales assigned the name of Cleveland to the suburb on 5 August 2005.[2] The name was derived from a historical farmhouse, which was located in the southwest of the suburb. The City of Wollongong and the New South Wales government have developed plans over many years for suburban development in the area.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Cleveland (NSW)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 July 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Cleveland". Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. New South Wales Government. Retrieved 17 July 2017. 
  3. ^ "Suburb Profiles: Cleveland". Wollongong City Libraries. Retrieved 17 July 2017.