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Enoggera Presbyterian Church, at Pickering Street, Gaythorne, 1915
Gaythorne is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 3,024 (2016 census)
 • Density 2,750/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4051
Area 1.1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Location 9 km (6 mi) from Brisbane
LGA(s) City of Brisbane
(Enoggera Ward)
State electorate(s)
  • Ferny Grove
  • Everton
Federal Division(s) Ryan
Suburbs around Gaythorne:
Mitchelton Everton Park Everton Park
Mitchelton Gaythorne Enoggera
Enoggera Enoggera Enoggera

Gaythorne is a suburb in the City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Gaythorne had a population of 3,023 people.


In the 2011 census, Gaythorne recorded a population of 2,655 people, 51.6% female and 48.4% male.

The median age of the Gaythorne population was 31 years of age, 6 years below the Australian median.

80.2% of people living in Gaythorne were born in Australia, compared to the national average of 69.8%; the next most common countries of birth were England 2.4%, New Zealand 2.2%, India 1.5%, Nepal 0.6%, Philippines 0.5%.

88.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most popular languages were 1% Cantonese, 0.8% Mandarin, 0.7% Spanish, 0.6% Punjabi, 0.6% Nepali.


There are no schools in Gaythorne but primary and secondary schools are available in neighbouring suburbs Mitchelton and Enoggera.

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