Kobble Creek, Queensland
|Population||499 (2011)|
|LGA(s)||Moreton Bay Region|
|State electorate(s)||Pine Rivers|
Kobble Creek was, in years gone by, predominantly a dairy farming community with some banana and pineapple farming on surrounding hillsides. As a farming community, Kobble Creek supported a butter factory, primary school, and railway station, the latter two located near the site of the current Samsonvale Rural Fire Brigade. Following the forced resumption of much of the best farming land in the district to build the North Pine Dam and flood Lake Samsonvale, today the district is predominately a rural-dormitory zone with very limited farming undertaken.
Kobble Creek was recently re-zoned as an administration area but was formerly part of the Samsonvale District.
In the 2011 Census the population of Kobble Creek is 499, 48.7% female and 51.3% male.
The median/average age of the Kobble Creek population is 39 years of age, 2 years above the Australian average.
77.8% of people living in Kobble Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 6.8%, New Zealand 3.4%, South Africa 0.8%, Canada 0.6%, Cyprus 0.6%.
92.6% of people speak English as their first language 0.6% German, 0.6% American Languages, 0.6% Danish, 0% Irish, 0% Gaelic (Scotland).
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