Toorbul, Queensland

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Toorbul
Queensland
Population 930 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4510
Location 49 km (30 mi) N of Brisbane central business district
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Pumicestone
Federal Division(s) Longman
Localities around Toorbul:
Meldale Toorbul

Toorbul is a town in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.

Geography[edit]

Toorbul is 49 kilometres (30 mi) north of Brisbane. Toorbul is on the coastline of the Pumicestone Channel.

Amenities[edit]

The Moreton Bay Regional Council operates a mobile library service which visits the Jetty Car Park on The Esplanade.[2]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Toorbul recorded a population of 877 people, 47.2% female and 52.8% male.

The median age of the Toorbul population was 53 years, 16 years above the national median of 37.

80% of people living in Toorbul were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 3.1%, New Zealand 1.3%, Papua New Guinea 0.6%, Finland 0.3%, Denmark 0.3%.

88.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.3% Finnish, 0.3% Japanese.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Toorbul (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 April 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Mobile Library". Moreton Bay Regional Council. Archived from the original on 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.

Coordinates: 27°02′S 153°06′E / 27.033°S 153.100°E / -27.033; 153.100