Broadview, South Australia
Adelaide, South Australia
|Population||3,597 (2006 Census)
3,516 (2001 Census)
|Location||6 km (4 mi) N of Adelaide city centre|
|LGA(s)||City of Port Adelaide Enfield
City of Prospect
|State electorate(s)||Enfield (2011)|
|Federal Division(s)||Adelaide (2011)|
The suburb was laid out in 1915 by C. H. Angas and K. D. Bowman.
Broadview Post Office did not open until 20 November 1945 and closed in 1987.
The age distribution of Broadview residents is similar to that of the greater Australian population. 70.9% of residents were over 25 years in 2006, compared to the Australian average of 66.5%; and 29.1% were younger than 25 years, compared to the Australian average of 33.5%.
Facilities and attractions
Broadview Oval is located between Collingrove Avenue and McInnes Avenue and includes a playground and croquet lawns which are the home to the Broadview Croquet Club. The oval is the home ground for the Broadview Football Club, the "Tigers", who play in the South Australian Amateur Football League, and is also used for Archery. Adjacent to the oval and croquet lawns are tennis courts which is the home of the Broadview Tennis Club.
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