Waterford, Queensland

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Waterford
Logan CityQueensland
Dairy Creek Rd Waterford.jpg
Paddocks along Dairy Creek Road, 2014
Coordinates 27°42′39″S 153°08′49″E / 27.7108°S 153.1469°E / -27.7108; 153.1469Coordinates: 27°42′39″S 153°08′49″E / 27.7108°S 153.1469°E / -27.7108; 153.1469
Population 3,931 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 4133
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Albert
Federal Division(s) Forde
Suburbs around Waterford:
Logan Reserve Loganlea Bethania
Logan Reserve Waterford Edens Landing
Holmview
Logan Reserve Buccan Bahrs Scrub

Waterford is a suburb in Logan City, Queensland, Australia with a population of 3,931 in the 2011 Census.[1] The suburb includes Woodlands Estate.

Education[edit]

Waterford has two schools, Canterbury College and Waterford Primary.

History[edit]

Waterford had a station on the disused railway line from Bethania to Beaudesert the line station was closed before Beaudesert Rail was running in 2004.

Heritage listings[edit]

Waterford has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Waterford is 3,931, 52.9% female and 47.1% male.[1] The median/average age of the Waterford population is 33 years of age, 4 years below the Australian average. 65.6% of people living in Waterford were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.2%, England 4.9%, Scotland 0.9%, Philippines 0.9%, Malaysia 0.8%. 80.2% of people speak English as their first language 1.2% Cantonese, 0.7% Romanian, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.5% Hindi, 0.5% Mandarin.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Waterford (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Waterford State School (Block A and Play Shed) (entry 29688)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-10. 

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