|Location||51 km (32 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||Moreton Bay Region|
Bongaree is a suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. It is located on the western side of Bribie Island, adjacent to the Pumicestone Passage. At the 2006 census, the suburb recorded a population of 14,275 persons, with a median age of 55 years.
In the 2011 Census the population of Bongaree is 6,524, 53.4% female and 46.6% male.
The median/average age of the Bongaree population is 62 years of age, 25 years above the Australian average.
74% of people living in Bongaree were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 7.1%, New Zealand 4.1%, Scotland 1%, Netherlands 0.9%, Germany 0.6%.
90.9% of people speak English as their first language 0.4% German, 0.3% Dutch, 0.2% Croatian, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Thai.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Bongaree (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-06-01.
- "Bongaree (entry 45493)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 30 May 2014.
- Bribie Island State School Website
- Bribie Island State High School Website
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