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Battery Hill
CaloundraQueensland
Population 2,536 (2016 census)
 • Density 2,820/km2 (7,300/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4551
Elevation 10 to 28 m (33 to 92 ft)
Area 0.9 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location
LGA(s) Sunshine Coast Region
County Canning
Parish Bribie
State electorate(s) Caloundra
Federal Division(s) Fisher
Suburbs around Battery Hill:
Currimundi Currimundi Currimundi
Aroona Battery Hill Dicky Beach
Aroona Caloundra Dicky Beach

Battery Hill is a suburb of Caloundra in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census Battery Hill had a population of 2,536 people.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Battery Hill recorded a population of 2,588 people, 53.1% female and 46.9% male.

The median age of the Battery Hill population was 40 years, 3 years above the national median of 37.

78.7% of people living in Battery Hill were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 5%, England 3.9%, South Africa 0.8%, United States of America 0.8%, Netherlands 0.6%.

92.3% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% German, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.3% Greek, 0.3% Spanish.

Education

There are no schools in Battery Hill. The nearest government primary schools are Currimundi State School in neighbouring Currimundi to the north-east and Talara Primary College also in Currimundi but to the north-west. The nearest government secondary schools are Caloundra State High School in neighbouring Caloundra to the south and Meridan State College in Meridan Plains to the west.

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