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Spring Hill

Spring Hill

Spring Hill is a residential area popular for Roma Street Parkland, which has gardens, waterways and an amphitheater for concerts and plays. Spring Hill is one of the oldest residential neighborhoods in Brisbane, with many houses dating from the nineteenth century. The size of Spring Hill is approximately 1.3 square kilometres. It has 5 parks covering nearly 13.6% of total area.

The population of Spring Hill in 2011 was 5,258 people. By 2016 the population was 5,958 showing a population growth of 13.3% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Spring Hill is 20-29 years. Households in Spring Hill are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1800 - $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Spring Hill work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 29.6% of the homes in Spring Hill were owner-occupied compared with 29.9% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $897,500.

 

Amenities: Victorian-era landmarks include Spring Hill Baths swimming pool and the Old Museum, a stately 1891 government building that hosts classical, rock and comedy shows. The area is quiet after dark, with hotel restaurants and bars catering to business travelers.

 

Transport: The Inner-Northern Busway serves the suburb via the Normanby bus stop.

 

Education: Spring Hill is serviced by several schools, including Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane Girls Grammar School, St James College, Brisbane St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace and Brisbane Central State School. Those in the surrounding suburbs including the Petrie Terrace State School in Paddington and the Albert Park Flexi School in Petrie Terrace.

 

To see the school catchment of the suburb please click here.

 

Postal code: 4000

 

Source: Corelogic, Wikipedia