Stanbridge, New South Wales

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Stanbridge
New South Wales
Stanbridge is located in New South Wales
Stanbridge
Stanbridge
Coordinates 34°31′3″S 146°14′8″E / 34.51750°S 146.23556°E / -34.51750; 146.23556Coordinates: 34°31′3″S 146°14′8″E / 34.51750°S 146.23556°E / -34.51750; 146.23556
Population 414 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2705
Elevation 144 m (472 ft)
Location
County Cooper
State electorate(s) Murray

Stanbridge is a town/community in the central part of the Riverina. It is situated by road, about 6 kilometres east from Whitton, 8 kilometres north west from Gogeldrie and 20 kilometres west of Leeton. At the 2011 census, Stanbridge had a population of 414 people.[1]

A major employer is Freedom Foods, a maker of health foods including cereals biscuits and bars. The company moved to Stanbridge from Melbourne in 2009 and employs about 76 people.[2]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Stanbridge (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 March 2015. 
  2. ^ Pattison, Talia (8 February 2013). "Bright future facing Freedom Foods". The Irrigator. Retrieved 28 January 2015.