Marsden, Queensland

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Marsden
Logan CityQueensland
Population 11,278 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4132
Location 27 km (17 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Woodridge
Federal Division(s) Rankin
Suburbs around Marsden:
Berrinba Kingston Kingston
Berrinba Marsden Waterford West
Crestmead Crestmead Waterford West

Marsden is a suburb of Logan City, Queensland, in Australia. At the 2011 Australian census the suburb had a population of 11,278.[1] Most of the area has been developed into housing estates.

The northern boundary of the suburb roughly runs parallel to the Logan Motorway.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Marsden is 11,278, 50.1% female and 49.9% male. The median/average age of the Marsden population is 27 years of age, 10 years below the Australian average. 65.2% of people living in Marsden were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 10.8%, England 2.7%, Samoa 2.1%, Cambodia 1%, Fiji 1%. 76% of people speak English as their first language 4.3% Samoan, 1.8% Khmer, 1% Hindi, 0.6% Romanian, 0.5% Spanish.

Leisure[edit]

Marsden is also home to Scrubby Creek, which passes along the northern extent of the suburb. Along the creek, from near Third Avenue, through to Marsden Park Shopping Centre area is a series of parks, bike paths and walkways.

Notable people[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Marsden (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 November 2012. 

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Coordinates: 27°40′33.42″S 153°6′3.26″E / 27.6759500°S 153.1009056°E / -27.6759500; 153.1009056