Mont Albert, Victoria

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Mont Albert
MelbourneVictoria
Mont Albert Hamilton Street.jpg
Hamilton Street
Mont Albert is located in Melbourne
Mont Albert
Mont Albert
Coordinates 37°48′58″S 145°6′36″E / 37.81611°S 145.11000°E / -37.81611; 145.11000Coordinates: 37°48′58″S 145°6′36″E / 37.81611°S 145.11000°E / -37.81611; 145.11000
Population 4,954 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 3,100/km2 (8,020/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 3127
Area 1.6 km2 (0.6 sq mi)
Location 12 km (7 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)
State electorate(s) Box Hill
Federal Division(s) Chisholm
Suburbs around Mont Albert:
Balwyn Mont Albert North Box Hill North
Surrey Hills Mont Albert Box Hill
Surrey Hills Box Hill South

Mont Albert is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District.[2] Its local government area are the Cities of Boroondara and Whitehorse. At the 2011 Census, Mont Albert had a population of 4,954.

The main shopping centre of Mont Albert is Hamilton Street, a small street lined with shops. The suburb has its own railway station.

History[edit]

Mont Albert Post Office opened on 1 August 1914. A Mont Albert North Post Office opened in 1957 and closed in 1993.[3]

Education[edit]

  • Mont Albert Primary School
  • Koonung Secondary College

Churches[edit]

  • Hills Bible Church[4]

See also[edit]

  • City of Box Hill - the former local government area of which Mont Albert was a part

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Mont Albert (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  2. ^ http://www.postcodes-australia.com/areas/vic/ferntree+gully/mont+albert
  3. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008 
  4. ^ "Hills Bible Church".