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Joyner
Moreton Bay, Queensland
Population 2,766 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4500
Location 23 km (14 mi) NNW of Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Pine Rivers
Federal Division(s) Dickson
Suburbs around Joyner:
Whiteside Petrie Petrie
Cashmere Joyner Lawnton
Cashmere Warner Bray Park

Joyner is a suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. It is north of Brisbane, the state capital.

Joyner is located east of Lake Samsonvale. The area was originally known as Harrisons Pocket before the modern day adaptation and implementation of the name Joyner. The origin of the name Joyner is from the Joyner family, early inhabitants in the area.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Joyner recorded a population of 2,766 people, 48.8% female and 51.2% male.

The median age of the Joyner population was 34 years, 3 years below the national median of 37.

78.7% of people living in Joyner were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 5.1%, England 4.1%, South Africa 2.5%, Ireland 0.4%, Fiji 0.4%.

92% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.8% Afrikaans, 0.4% Hindi, 0.4% Spanish, 0.3% Samoan, 0.3% Italian.

2011 census

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