Christmas Creek, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChristmas Creek
Fields along Christmas Creek Road, 2014
|Population||53 (2016 census)|
|• Density||1.286/km2 (3.33/sq mi)|
|Area||41.2 km2 (15.9 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|LGA(s)||Scenic Rim Region|
|State electorate(s)||Scenic Rim|
Like many places in South East Queensland the first industry to developed was timber-getting. Agriculture soon became the area's main industry.
The Beaudesert Shire Tramway had a station at Christmas Creek. The station was once known as Lillybank and for several years was the line's terminus.
Christmas Creek has the following heritage sites:
- 1441 Christmas Creek Road: Catholic Church and Cemetery
Christmas Creek has a population of 53 at the 2016 census. The locality contains 34 households, in which 50.0% of the population are males and 50.0% of the population are females with a median age of 54, 16 years above the national average. The average weekly household income is $933, $505 below the national average.
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