Mount Rumney, Tasmania

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Mount Rumney
HobartTasmania
Mount Rumney is located in Tasmania
Mount Rumney
Mount Rumney
Coordinates42°51′41″S 147°27′11″E / 42.86139°S 147.45306°E / -42.86139; 147.45306Coordinates: 42°51′41″S 147°27′11″E / 42.86139°S 147.45306°E / -42.86139; 147.45306
Population267 (2016)[1]
Postcode(s)7170
Location7 km (4 mi) E of Rosny Park
LGA(s)City of Clarence
RegionHobart
State electorate(s)Franklin
Federal division(s)Franklin
Suburbs around Mount Rumney:
Cambridge Cambridge Acton Park
Mornington Mount Rumney Acton Park
Howrah Rokeby Clarendon Vale

Mount Rumney is a semi-rural locality in the local government area (LGA) of Clarence in the Hobart LGA region of Tasmania. The locality is about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) east of the town of Rosny Park. The 2016 census has a population of 267 for the state suburb of Mount Rumney.[1] It is a suburb of Hobart

The suburb is based on the slopes of the mountain, Mount Rumney, part of the Meehan Range.

History[edit]

Mount Rumney was gazetted as a locality in 1999.[2]

Geography[edit]

Mount Rumney (the mountain) is contained within the locality.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2016 Census Quick Stats Mount Rumney (Tas.)". quickstats.censusdata.abs.gov.au. Australian Bureau of Statistics. 23 October 2017. Retrieved 13 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Placenames Tasmania – Mount Rumney". Placenames Tasmania. Retrieved 13 September 2020. Select “Search”, enter 38098L, click “Search”, select row, map is displayed, click “Details”
  3. ^ Google (13 September 2020). "Mount Rumney, Tasmania" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 13 September 2020.