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The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Dernancourt is 3,735, with a population density of 19.69 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Dernancourt is bounded by Lyons Road in the north, Lower North East Road and Reids Road in the east, the River Torrens in the south and the City of Port Adelaide Enfield in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the late 1800s, with growth in the 1920s. Significant development did not occur until the 1960s and 1970s. The population declined slightly between 1991 and 2006, a result of little change in dwelling stock and a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling. The population increased marginally between 2006 and 2011 as new dwellings were added to the area.

Land use

Dernancourt is an established residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Balmoral Reserve, Farnham Reserve, Lyons Reserve, Waterford Reserve, River Torrens Linear Park and one school.

Included areas

A small part of the suburb of Dernancourt is located in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.