South Plympton, South Australia

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South Plympton
AdelaideSouth Australia
Population 3,984 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 5038
LGA(s) City of Marion
State electorate(s) Badcoe
Federal Division(s) Hindmarsh

South Plympton is a suburb of Adelaide in the City of Marion. South Plympton's postcode is 5038, its post office is located at Forbes Shopping centre on Marion Road.

History[edit]

The suburb was originally divided into smaller suburbs including Forbes, Harcourt Gardens and Vermont, which were amalgamated into South Plympton in 1947.[2]

South Plympton Post Office opened on 5 January 1948.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "South Plympton". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 12 April 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ The Forbes Story, John Lysikatos, (Lutheran Publishing House, 1988), p.9, 34
  3. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 26 May 2011. 

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 34°58′37″S 138°33′22″E / 34.977°S 138.556°E / -34.977; 138.556