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Division Profile

  • Division name: Adelaide
  • State: South Australia
  • Name derivation: Named after the city of Adelaide which in turn was named after Queen Adelaide, wife of William IV.
  • Size & Location description: The division of Adelaide covers an area of approximately 75 sq km from Grand Junction Road in the north to Cross Road in the south. Suburbs include Ashford, Clarence Park, Enfield, Goodwood, Kent Town, Keswick, Kilburn, Maylands, North Adelaide, Northgate, Norwood, Parkside, Prospect, Rose Park, St Peters, Toorak Gardens, Unley, Walkerville and the City of Adelaide.
  • Products/industries of the area: Markets, newspapers, military barracks, universities, brewery, Coca-Cola bottlers, rail/bus terminals and Adelaide central business district.
  • First proclaimed/election: 1903
  • Demographic rating Inner Metropolitan