Logan City, Queensland
|Location||33 km (21 mi) from Brisbane CBD|
Stockleigh is a low density semi-rural locality with larger acreage blocks. Stockleigh has an environmental park and a small housing estate in the east, near Logan Village.
When farmers turned to intensive dairying, milk and cream could be transported to the Kingston dairy factory via the Maclean Bridge over the Logan River immediately west of Stockleigh.
The Stockleigh Provisional primary school opened in 1873. It became Stockleigh State School in 1909. It occupied a succession of school buildings until the school closed in 1935.
In the 2011 Census the population of Stockleigh is 695, 48.8% female and 51.2% male.
The median/average age of the Stockleigh population is 40 years of age, 3 years above the Australian average.
77% of people living in Stockleigh were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 5.5%, New Zealand 4.7%, Germany 1.9%, Ireland 0.9%, China 0.4%.
89.8% of people speak English as their first language 2.3% German, 1% Hmong, 0.6% Urdu, 0.6% Cantonese, 0.4% Dutch.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Stockleigh (SSC)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
- "Stockleigh (entry 45290)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
- "Stockleigh". Queensland Places. Centre for the Government of Queensland, University of Queensland. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
- "Agency ID9228, Stockleigh State School". Queensland State Archives. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
- Logan Village State School (1975), Centenary souvenir booklet, Logan Village — includes information on Stockleigh State School
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