Ransome, Queensland facts for kids
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Brisbane City Council, Queensland
|Population||474 (2011 census)|
|Location||18 km (11 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||City of Brisbane
|State electorate(s)||Electoral district of Chatsworth|
|Federal Division(s)||Division of Bonner|
Ransome was named after C.H. Ransome who lived in the area and set up a business supplying mixed firewood to the city.
In the 2011 census the population of Ransome was 474, 50% female and 50% male.
The median age of the Ransome population was 39 years, 2 years above the Australian median.
73.4% of people living in Ransome were born in Australia, compared to the national average of 69.8%; the next most common countries of birth were England 6.8%, New Zealand 6.1%, Germany 1.5%, Taiwan 0.8%, Austria 0.8%.
88.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 2.5% German, 1.5% Persian (excluding Dari), 0.8% Mandarin, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% Danish.
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