Broadbeach Waters, Queensland

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Broadbeach Waters
Gold CoastQueensland
Goldcoast Queensland Australia aerial view.jpg
Residental canals on the Gold Coast, including Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters is located in Queensland
Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters
Coordinates 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417Coordinates: 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417
Population 7,514 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4218
LGA(s) Gold Coast City
State electorate(s) Mermaid Beach
Federal Division(s) Moncrieff
Suburbs around Broadbeach Waters:
Benowa Bundall Surfers Paradise
Carrara Broadbeach Waters Broadbeach
Clear Island Waters Mermaid Waters Mermaid Beach

Broadbeach Waters is a suburb on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. Its local government area is the Gold Coast City. At the 2011 Census, Broadbeach Waters had a population of 7,534.[1] The northern boundary of Broadbeach Waters follows the Nerang River. The suburb is almost completed residential with most properties adjacent to or very close to man-made canals.


In the 2011 Census the population of Broadbeach Waters is 7,534, 50.6% female and 49.4% male.[1] The median/average age of the Broadbeach Waters population is 42 years of age, 5 years above the Australian average. 64.4% of people living in Broadbeach Waters were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.5%, England 5%, South Africa 1%, Germany 0.7%, United States of America 0.6%. 81.7% of people speak English as their first language 0.8% Mandarin, 0.7% Japanese, 0.7% Greek, 0.6% Italian, 0.5% Cantonese.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Broadbeach Waters (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2009-05-10. 

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