Marsden, Queensland

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Marsden
Logan City
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 Loganlea
Browns Plains Marsden Waterford West
Crestmead Logan Reserve 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.

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 runs alongside Marsden, with extensive bike and walkways, Residents can enjoy a leisurely stroll along the creek, from near 3rd avenue, through to Marsden Park Shopping Centre area.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°40′49.83″S 153°6′55.77″E / 27.6805083°S 153.1154917°E / -27.6805083; 153.1154917