DemographicsAldershot is approximately 10.24 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Aldershot was 1152. The population is 75% male and 25% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Aldershot are $1000 to $1399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $225 to $275.
DescriptionAldershot is a town in the Fraser Coast Region, Queensland, Australia The Queensland Smelting Company named the town after Aldershot in England. The company was established in England in 1888 and in 1893 built a smelter in the area. The smelter operated until 1906, when it was relocated to North Queensland to be closer to the mining areas. Aldershot Post Office opened on 1 September 1892 and closed around 1920. A primary school opened in Aldershot in 1894. It appears to have closed by 1911, when tenders were called to relocate the school buildings to Maryborough West and the teacher's residence to Gayndah.