Cambridge, Tasmania

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A Panoramic photo taken in Cambridge of bush fire smoke over the horizon.
Cambridge is located in Tasmania
Coordinates42°50′12″S 147°26′28″E / 42.83667°S 147.44111°E / -42.83667; 147.44111Coordinates: 42°50′12″S 147°26′28″E / 42.83667°S 147.44111°E / -42.83667; 147.44111
Population1,161 (2016 census)[1]
LGA(s)City of Clarence
Federal division(s)Franklin
Suburbs around Cambridge:
Flagstaff Gully Cambridge Midway Point
Mornington Acton Park Seven Mile Beach

Cambridge is a suburb in the greater area of Hobart, capital of Tasmania, Australia. It is in the City of Clarence local government area. The suburb is situated in close proximity with Hobart International Airport and the Cambridge Aerodrome (Cambridge Airport),[2] and is approximately 18 km to Hobart via the Tasman Highway. In recent years Cambridge had developed an Industrial estate and has become a popular commuter town for people working in Hobart.


In the 2016 Census, there were 1,161 people in Cambridge. 87.6% of people were born in Australia and 95.1% of people spoke only English at home. The most common responses for religion were No Religion 36.1%, Anglican 23.7% and Catholic 23.5%.[1]

Retail/facilities of Cambridge[edit]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Cambridge (Tas.) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 7 October 2018. Edit this at WikidataCC-BY icon.svg Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
  2. ^ "City of Clarence". Clarence stad. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 17 February 2014.

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