Tremont, Victoria

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Tremont
MelbourneVictoria
Tremont is located in Melbourne
Tremont
Tremont
Coordinates37°52′48″S 145°19′26″E / 37.880°S 145.324°E / -37.880; 145.324Coordinates: 37°52′48″S 145°19′26″E / 37.880°S 145.324°E / -37.880; 145.324
Population77 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density15.4/km2 (40/sq mi)
Postcode(s)3785
Area5 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s)Shire of Yarra Ranges
State electorate(s)Monbulk
Federal Division(s)Casey
Localities around Tremont:
Boronia The Basin Sassafras
Ferntree Gully Tremont Ferny Creek
Upper Ferntree Gully Upper Ferntree Gully Upwey

Tremont is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 31 km east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges. At the 2016 census, Tremont had a population of 77.[2]

Almost the entire suburban area is within the Dandenong Ranges National Park.

The Post Office opened on 16 July 1913, was known as Dunstan's until 1919, and closed in 1977.[3]

Tremont was affected by the Dandenong Ranges fire of 22 January 1997.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Tremont (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 March 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "2016 Census Quickstats: Tremont". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Australian Government. 27 June 2017. Retrieved 8 July 2017.
  3. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, archived from the original on 10 May 2008, retrieved 11 April 2008