Broadbeach Waters, Queensland

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Broadbeach Waters
Gold CoastQueensland
Goldcoast Queensland Australia aerial view.jpg
Residental canals on the Gold Coast, including Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters is located in Queensland
Broadbeach Waters
Broadbeach Waters
Coordinates 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417Coordinates: 28°01′34″S 153°25′01″E / 28.026°S 153.417°E / -28.026; 153.417
Population 7,779 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4218
LGA(s) Gold Coast City
State electorate(s) Surfers Paradise
Federal Division(s) Moncrieff
Suburbs around Broadbeach Waters:
Benowa Bundall Surfers Paradise
Carrara Broadbeach Waters Broadbeach
Clear Island Waters Mermaid Waters Mermaid Beach

Broadbeach Waters is a suburb in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.[2] At the 2011 Census, Broadbeach Waters had a population of 7,534.[3]

Geography[edit]

The northern boundary of Broadbeach Waters follows the Nerang River. The suburb is almost completed residential with most properties adjacent to or very close to man-made canals. Pacific Fair Shopping Centre is located in the south east corner of the suburb.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Broadbeach Waters recorded a population of 7,534 people, 50.6% female and 49.4% male.[3] The median age of the Broadbeach Waters population was 42 years, 5 years above the national median of 37. 64.4% of people living in Broadbeach Waters were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.5%, United Kingdom 5%, South Africa 1%, Germany 0.7%, United States of America 0.6%. 81.7% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.8% Mandarin, 0.7% Japanese, 0.7% Greek, 0.6% Italian, 0.5% Cantonese.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Broadbeach Waters (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 February 2018.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Broadbeach Waters (entry 46032)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 25 June 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Broadbeach Waters (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 6 July 2017.  Edit this at Wikidata

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