Eagleby, Queensland

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Eagleby
Logan CityQueensland
Population 11,971 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4207
Location 33 km (21 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Coomera
Federal Division(s) Fadden
Suburbs around Eagleby:
Loganholme Cornubia Carbrook
Beenleigh Eagleby Alberton
Mount Warren Park Yatala Stapylton

Eagleby is a suburb of Logan City in Queensland, Australia[2] located on the southern bank of the Logan River at the juncture with the Albert which forms the southern and eastern boundary. Eagleby is northeast of Beenleigh, and was originally a suburb of Beenleigh.

The postcode is 4207. There is a bus service (Logan City Bus Service), TransLink 563 that runs approximately 6:00am to 7:00pm weekdays with a reduced service on Saturdays. The 553 runs at the west end of River Hills Road hourly into the evenings and on weekends, however this does not service the majority of homes in Eagleby. Most of the homes in Eagleby lie between 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) and 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) from Beenleigh Railway Station.

There is a Post Office at Eagleby Shopping Plaza at the corner of River Hills and Fryar Roads. The crossroads is the centre of the suburb, and also has the State School and local Pub (next to the shopping centre complex). Major shopping centres and services are at Beenleigh and the Logan Hyperdome at Loganholme (both easily reached by bus).

Eagleby is also the home of the Beenleigh Distillery and Twin Rivers Food Co Op (Charity)

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Eagleby is 11,971, 51% female and 49% male. The median/average age of the Eagleby population is 33 years of age, 4 years below the Australian average. 68.1% of people living in Eagleby were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 8.9%, England 4.9%, Philippines 1.1%, Scotland 0.6%, Germany 0.5%. 83.9% of people speak English as their first language 0.7% Turkish, 0.7% Samoan, 0.5% Spanish, 0.4% Tagalog, 0.4% Filipino.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Eagleby (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Eagleby (entry 45263)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 February 2014. 

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Coordinates: 27°42′11″S 153°13′10″E / 27.70306°S 153.21944°E / -27.70306; 153.21944