Elimbah, Queensland

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Elimbah
Queensland
Population3,963 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)4516
LGA(s)Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s)Pumicestone
Glass House
Federal Division(s)Fisher, Longman
Suburbs around Elimbah:
Woodford Beerburrum Beerburrum
Wamuran Elimbah Donnybrook
Wamuran Caboolture Toorbul

Elimbah is a town and locality in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.[2][3] It is located north of the larger centre of Caboolture, and south of Beerburrum. In the 2016 census, the suburb recorded a population of 3,963 persons.[1]

History[edit]

Geography[edit]

The Bruce Highway passes from south to north through the locality.[4]

Elimbah railway station is located in the suburb, and is serviced by Queensland Rail City network services on the Nambour and Gympie North railway line.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2016 census, Elimbah recorded a population of 3,963 people, 48.7% female and 51.3% male.

  • The median age of the Elimbah population was 39 years, one year older than the national median.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.2% of the population.
  • 80.7% of people were born in Australia. The next most common countries of birth were England 3.9% and New Zealand 3.7%.
  • 90.1% of people spoke only English at home.
  • The most common responses for religion were No Religion 30.6%, Catholic 21.5% and Anglican 17.3%.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Elimbah (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 22 September 2018. Edit this at Wikidata CC-BY icon.svg Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
  2. ^ "Elimbah (town) (entry 11475)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Elimbah (locality) (entry 45434)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 May 2014.
  4. ^ "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 13 April 2017.

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Coordinates: 27°00′54″S 152°56′49″E / 27.015°S 152.947°E / -27.015; 152.947