Cranbourne South, Victoria

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Cranbourne South
MelbourneVictoria
Cranbourne South is located in Melbourne
Cranbourne South
Cranbourne South
Coordinates38°08′56″S 145°15′40″E / 38.149°S 145.261°E / -38.149; 145.261Coordinates: 38°08′56″S 145°15′40″E / 38.149°S 145.261°E / -38.149; 145.261
Population1,674 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,610/sq mi)
Postcode(s)3977
Area1.2 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s)City of Casey
State electorate(s)
Federal Division(s)Holt
Localities around Cranbourne South:
Skye Cranbourne West Botanic Ridge
Langwarrin Cranbourne South Devon Meadows
Langwarrin South Pearcedale Devon Meadows

Cranbourne South is a rural locality in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 49 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district adjacent to the Melbourne urban area. Its local government area is the City of Casey. At the 2016 Census, Cranbourne South had a population of 1,674.[1]

By 2009 the urban growth boundary had moved along Pearcedale and Browns Road, placing a large area of the locality inside the main growth area. Two large scale housing developments, Botanic Ridge and Settlers Run Estate, were established in the area which was excised as the suburb of Botanic Ridge.

The locality has a small primary school, a petrol station and a general store.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Cranbourne South (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 November 2017. Edit this at Wikidata