Highland Park, Queensland

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Highland Park
Gold CoastQueensland
Highland Park is located in Queensland
Highland Park
Highland Park
Coordinates 28°00′51″S 153°20′03″E / 28.01417°S 153.33417°E / -28.01417; 153.33417Coordinates: 28°00′51″S 153°20′03″E / 28.01417°S 153.33417°E / -28.01417; 153.33417
Population 6,561 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4211
LGA(s) City of Gold Coast
State electorate(s) Gaven
Federal Division(s) Moncrieff
Suburbs around Highland Park:
Nerang Nerang Nerang
Gilston Highland Park Carrara
Gilston Worongary Carrara

Highland Park is a suburb of City of Gold Coast Queensland, Australia, that lies upon the Nerang River.[2] At the 2011 Census, Highland Park had a population of 6,561.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Highland Park recorded a population of 6,561 people, 51% female and 49% male.[1]

The median age of the Highland Park population was 39 years, 2 years above the national median of 37.[1]

66.3% of people living in Highland Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 10.3%, England 5.7%, Philippines 0.7%, South Africa 0.7%, Japan 0.7%.[1]

86.4% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.9% Japanese, 0.7% Croatian, 0.6% Spanish, 0.5% German, 0.4% Italian.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Highland Park (SSC)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 15 July 2014.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Highland Park (entry 46052)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 15 July 2014.