Moodlu, Queensland

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Moodlu
Queensland
Quarry Road Moodlu Queensland.jpg
View southwest Quarry Road, 2015
Moodlu is located in Queensland
Moodlu
Moodlu
Coordinates 27°4′S 152°54′E / 27.067°S 152.900°E / -27.067; 152.900Coordinates: 27°4′S 152°54′E / 27.067°S 152.900°E / -27.067; 152.900
Population 236 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4510
Location 46 km (29 mi) N of Brisbane central business district
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Pumicestone
Federal Division(s) Longman
Localities around Moodlu:
Wamuran Caboolture Caboolture
Wamuran Moodlu Caboolture
Bellmere Bellmere Caboolture

Moodlu is a small suburb 46 kilometres (29 mi) north of Brisbane, in the Moreton Bay Region in the state capital of Queensland, Australia.

History[edit]

Moodlu Post Office opened on 1 July 1927 (a receiving office had been open from 1910) and closed in 1953.[2]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Moodlu recorded a population of 236 people, 51.7% female and 48.3% male.[1] The median age of the Moodlu population was 46 years, 9 years above the national median of 37. 74.8% of people living in Moodlu were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.1%, New Zealand 5.5%, Germany 2.1%, India 1.3%, Lithuania 1.3%. 88.6% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 3.4% Italian, 2.5% German, 1.7% Filipino, 0% Irish, 0% Gaelic (Scotland).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Moodlu (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 13 August 2015.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 10 May 2014.