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Sandstone Point
Queensland
Sandstone Point is located in Queensland
Sandstone Point
Sandstone Point
Coordinates 27°04′25″S 153°07′24″E / 27.0736°S 153.1233°E / -27.0736; 153.1233Coordinates: 27°04′25″S 153°07′24″E / 27.0736°S 153.1233°E / -27.0736; 153.1233
Population 3,959 (2016 census)
 • Density 353.5/km2 (916/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4511
Area 11.2 km2 (4.3 sq mi)
Location 52 km (32 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) Moreton Bay Region
State electorate(s) Pumicestone
Federal Division(s) Longman
Suburbs around Sandstone Point:
Toorbul Banksia Beach Bellara
Ningi Sandstone Point Bongaree
Goodwin Beach Moreton Bay Moreton Bay

Sandstone Point is a coastal locality within the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Sandstone Point recorded a population of 3,895 people, 52.8% female and 47.2% male.

The median age of the Sandstone Point population was 51 years, 14 years above the national median of 37.

76.8% of people living in Sandstone Point were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.6%, New Zealand 4.2%, Scotland 1%, Germany 0.7%, Netherlands 0.6%.

94.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.4% Dutch, 0.3% Afrikaans, 0.3% German, 0.3% Spanish, 0.2% French.

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