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Highvale
Queensland
Highvale is located in Queensland
Highvale
Highvale
Coordinates 27°22′25″S 152°48′43″E / 27.3736°S 152.8119°E / -27.3736; 152.8119 (Highvale (centre of locality))Coordinates: 27°22′25″S 152°48′43″E / 27.3736°S 152.8119°E / -27.3736; 152.8119 (Highvale (centre of locality))
Population 1,766 (2016 census)
 • Density 72.08/km2 (186.7/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4520
Area 24.5 km2 (9.5 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Pine Rivers
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Highvale:
Mount Glorious Cedar Creek Cedar Creek
Mount Nebo Highvale Samford Valley
Enoggera Reservoir Jollys Lookout Wights Mountain

Highvale is a rural residential locality in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census Highvale had a population of 1,766 people.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Highvale recorded a population of 1,545 people, 50.2% female and 49.8% male. The median age of the Highvale population was 40 years, 3 years above the national median of 37. 75.5% of people living in Highvale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 10.4%, New Zealand 3.4%, South Africa 1.2%, Germany 0.6%, Netherlands 0.5%. 93.4% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.6% Hungarian, 0.6% Italian, 0.4% German, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Thai.

Education

There are no schools in Highvale. The nearest primary schools are Samford State School in Samford Village to the east and Mount Nebo State School in neighbouring Mount Nebo to the west. The nearest secondary school is Ferny Grove State High School at Ferny Grove to the south-east.

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