Upper Mount Gravatt, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsUpper Mount Gravatt
|Population||9,241 (2016 census)|
|• Density||2,149/km2 (5,570/sq mi)|
|Area||4.3 km2 (1.7 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
|Location||12.5 km (8 mi) SSE of Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||City of Brisbane
In the 2011 census, the population of Upper Mount Gravatt was 8,851, 51.1% female and 48.9% male.
The median age of the Upper Mount Gravatt population was 34 years, 3 years below the Australian median.
59.4% of people living in Upper Mount Gravatt were born in Australia, compared to the national average of 69.8%; the next most common countries of birth were New Zealand 3.3%, China 3.1%, India 2.9%, England 2.7%, Korea, Republic of 1.4%.
67% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 4.1% Mandarin, 2% Cantonese, 1.4% Korean, 1.4% Arabic, 1.1% Greek.
Upper Mount Gravatt State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 1899 Logan Road (special education program.). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 507 students with 35 teachers (33 full-time equivalent) and 22 non-teaching staff (15 full-time equivalent). It includes a
St Bernard's School is a Catholic primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 1823 Logan Road (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 366 students with 28 teachers (23 full-time equivalent) and 19 non-teaching staff (9 full-time equivalent).
St Catherine's Catholic Primary School is a Catholic primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 388 Newnham Road (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 512 students with 35 teachers (30 full-time equivalent) and 20 non-teaching staff (13 full-time equivalent).
Clairvaux Mackillop College is a Catholic secondary (7-12) school for boys and girls at Klumpp Road (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 1,265 students with 110 teachers (106 full-time equivalent) and 52 non-teaching staff (43 full-time equivalent).
There is no government secondary school in Upper Mount Gravatt. The nearest government secondary schools are Mount Gravatt State High School in neighbouring Mount Gravatt to the north-west, Mansfield State High School in neighbouring Mansfield to the north-east, and MacGregor State High School in neighbouring MacGregor to the south-west.
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