Holland Park West, Queensland
|Holland Park West|
Holland Park West busway platforms
|Population||6,376 (2016 census)|
|LGA(s)||City of Brisbane|
In May 1914, on what is now known as Holland Park West, 62 subdivided allotments of 'Hill Farm Estate' were auctioned by G.T. Bell and Chandler and Russell. A map advertising the auction states the Estate was 12 minutes' walk from the Logan Road tram.
In the 2011 census, Holland Park West recorded a population of 5,965 people, 50.2% female and 49.8% male.
The median age of the Holland Park West population was 35 years of age, 2 years below the Australian median.
73.2% of people living in Holland Park West were born in Australia, compared to the national average of 69.8%; the next most common countries of birth were England 3.1%, New Zealand 3.1%, India 2.1%, China 0.9%, Philippines 0.8%.
81.3% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.6% Greek, 1% Cantonese, 0.8% Punjabi, 0.7% Spanish, 0.5% Italian.
The Marshall Road State School opened on 25 January 1960.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "2016 Community Profiles: Holland Park West (Brisbane City) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census of Population and Housing. Retrieved 22 December 2008.
- "Holland Park West - suburb (entry 47599)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 21 June 2017.
- "The Hill Farm Estate, Logan Road". 16 May 1914. hdl:10462/deriv/18495. Cite journal requires
- "Advertising". The Brisbane Courier (17, 576). Queensland, Australia. 15 May 1914. p. 12. Retrieved 25 February 2019 – via National Library of Australia.
- "Opening and closing dates of Queensland Schools". Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
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