Lockyer, Western Australia

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Lockyer
AlbanyWestern Australia
Albany-Lockyer map.png
Map of Lockyer within Albany
Population 1,150 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 880/km2 (2,290/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 6330
Area 1.3 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Location 4 km (2 mi) from Albany
LGA(s) City of Albany
State electorate(s) Albany
Federal Division(s) O'Connor
Suburbs around Lockyer:
McKail Orana Orana
Gledhow Lockyer Mount Melville
Gledhow Mount Elphinstone Mount Melville

Coordinates: 35°00′17″S 117°51′29″E / 35.0047°S 117.858°E / -35.0047; 117.858

Lockyer is a north-western suburb of Albany in southern Western Australia. Its local government area is the City of Albany. The suburb has a median age of 33, and was officially named in 1954.[2]

Geography[edit]

Lockyer is bounded to the North by the South Coast Highway, to the east by Hanrahan Road, to the south by Cuming Road and to the west by Cull Road.

Facilities[edit]

The suburb has a local primary school within its boundaries, Mount Lockyer Primary School. Local students would attend North Albany Senior High School in Milpara for secondary education.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Lockyer (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2015-01-04.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Naming of Localities at Albany (per 8175/50)". Western Australia Government Gazette. 27 August 1954. p. 1954:1494.