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Where is Queensland, Australia?

Location of state of Queensland on a map

Queensland is a state found in the nation of Australia. Home to 4,740,900 people, it is the 3rd largest division in Australia in terms of population.

Queensland gained its current status as a state in the year 1901. The government of Queensland is lead by Annastacia Palaszczuk and is based in the state capital of Brisbane (Population: 2,189,878).

The most populous cities in Queensland are: Brisbane (Population: 2,189,878), Gold Coast (Population: 591,473), Logan City (Population: 282,673), Townsville (Population: 196,219), Cairns (Population: 153,075).

Queensland State - Quick Facts

Country Australia
Region Type State
Time Zone AEST
Year of Establishment 1901
Capital Brisbane (Population: 2,189,878)
Head of Government Annastacia Palaszczuk
Total Population 4,740,900
Total Area 1,730,648 sq km (668,207 sq miles)
Population Density 2.7 sq km (7.1 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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