Fraser, Australian Capital Territory
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
|Population||2,121 (2011 census)|
|• Density||848/km2 (2,200/sq mi)|
|Area||2.5 km2 (1.0 sq mi)|
The suburb is named after James Reay Fraser, who was Member of the Australian House of Representatives for the Division of Australian Capital Territory from 1951 to 1970 and Vice Chairman of the Joint Committee of the Australian Capital Territory from 1959 to 1970. It was gazetted on 15 January 1974. Streets are named after early residents of Canberra.
Mount Rogers reserve is part of Fraser with an elevation of 704 metres (2,310 ft). Fraser has a neighbourhood oval and primary school. It is bordered to the north by Kuringa Drive.
In 2011, the median house price for the suburb of Fraser was A$410,000.
Fraser Primary School is a local government primary school. It offers education for students from preschool to year 6.
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