Manly West, Queensland
|Location||16 km (10 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
|LGA(s)||City of Brisbane|
|State electorate(s)||Electoral district of Lytton
Electoral district of Chatsworth
|Federal Division(s)||Division of Bonner|
Manly West is Suburb of Brisbane, Australia. It is 16 km east of the CBD. Manly West contains a primary school, a preschool, Moreton Bay College and Moreton Bay Boys College. Over 47% of households in this area consist of a couple with children and a further 35% are couples without children. Stand alone house account for 87% of all dwellings in this area, with townhouses accounting for a further 10%. Manly West is one suburb inland from the bay and the most common style of housing in the area is modern, low-set brick houses. Manly West originally was an extension of Manly, but was officially gazetted in 1975.
In the 2011 Census the population of Manly West is 11,195, 52% female and 48% male.
The median/average age of the Manly West population is 38 years of age, 1 year above the Australian average.
78.1% of people living in Manly West were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 4.9%, New Zealand 4.8%, South Africa 0.9%, Scotland 0.7%, Philippines 0.5%.
91.4% of people speak English as their first language 0.4% German, 0.3% Tagalog, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Arabic, 0.3% Spanish.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Manly West, Qld (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 24 October 2013.
- Brisbane Suburb: Manly West - History of Manly West - ourbrisbane.com
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