Laverton North, Victoria

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Laverton North
MelbourneVictoria
Laverton North is located in Melbourne
Laverton North
Laverton North
Coordinates 37°49′48″S 144°47′06″E / 37.830°S 144.785°E / -37.830; 144.785Coordinates: 37°49′48″S 144°47′06″E / 37.830°S 144.785°E / -37.830; 144.785
Population 91 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 6.07/km2 (15.7/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3026
Area 15 km2 (5.8 sq mi)
Location 18 km (11 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Wyndham
State electorate(s) Tarneit
Federal Division(s)
Suburbs around Laverton North:
Derrimut Derrimut Brooklyn
Truganina Laverton North Altona North
Williams Landing Laverton Altona North

Laverton North is a rural-urban fringe suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 km west of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Wyndham. At the 2011 Census, Laverton North had a population of 91.

Bounded by Boundary Road to the north, Derrimut Road and the Federation Trail to the west, Old Geelong Road and the West Gate Freeway to the south and Kororoit Creek to the east, it is predominantly an industrial suburb.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, 69.23% were born in Australia, 9.89% New Zealand, 4.4% Malta, 3.3% United Kingdom and 13.18% in other countries.

50.55% claimed Christianity, 30.77% claimed other or no religion, 3.3% Buddhism and 3.3% claimed Hinduism.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Laverton North (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 28 June 2012.