DemographicsFrenchville is approximately 16.22 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Frenchville was 9028. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Frenchville are $1400 to $1799. The most common weekly income bracket is $800 to $999 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $275 to $349.
DescriptionFrenchville is a suburb of Rockhampton in Queensland, Australia. Situated at the base of the Berserker Range about seven kilometres to the north of the Fitzroy River, the district was named for Anthelme Thozet, first director of the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens in the 1860s. Frenchman's Creek which runs through the area was also named for Thozet. At the 2006 census, Frenchville had a population of 8,927. The area of Frenchville was completely rural in character until the late 1960s, with small holdings and dairy farms predominating. A State primary school was established in 1900. In the late 1960s suburban development rapidly took place and the small school rapidly grew to an enrolment of well over 1,000 in the late 1970s.