Humevale, Victoria

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Humevale
Victoria
Humevale aerial.jpg
Humevale aerial photograph from north west
Humevale is located in Melbourne
Humevale
Humevale
Coordinates37°29′49″S 145°10′30″E / 37.497°S 145.175°E / -37.497; 145.175Coordinates: 37°29′49″S 145°10′30″E / 37.497°S 145.175°E / -37.497; 145.175
Population352 (2021 census)[1]
Postcode(s)3757
LGA(s)City of Whittlesea
State electorate(s)
Federal division(s)McEwen

Humevale is a rural locality in Victoria, Australia between Whittlesea and Kinglake West, about 40 kilometres (25 mi) north-north-east of Melbourne, located within the City of Whittlesea local government area. Humevale recorded a population of 352 at the 2021 census.

The Post Office opened around 1902 as Scrubby Creek, was renamed Humevale in 1927 and closed in 1959.[2]

Humevale is also referred to as Scrubby Creek, after a nearby watercourse.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (28 June 2022). "Humevale (Suburbs and Localities)". 2021 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 1 July 2022. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008

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