Windaroo, Queensland

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Windaroo
Logan CityQueensland
Windaroo road alongside mem park.jpg
Windaroo Road, 2013
Windaroo is located in Queensland
Windaroo
Windaroo
Coordinates 27°45′S 153°12′E / 27.750°S 153.200°E / -27.750; 153.200Coordinates: 27°45′S 153°12′E / 27.750°S 153.200°E / -27.750; 153.200
Population 2,715 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 4207
Location 42 km (26 mi) south of Brisbane CBD
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Albert
Federal Division(s) Forde
Suburbs around Windaroo:
Beenleigh Mount Warren Park
Bahrs Scrub Windaroo Yatala
Bannockburn Bannockburn Stanmore

Windaroo is a residential suburb in the outer southern areas of Logan City in Queensland, Australia.[2]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Windaroo recorded a population of 2,715 people, 50.9% female and 49.1% male.[1]

The median age of the Windaroo population was 36 years, 1 year below the national median of 37.[1]

70.6% of people living in Windaroo were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 8.9%, New Zealand 7.4%, South Africa 1.1%, Scotland 0.8%, Ireland 0.6%.[1]

91.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.7% Romanian, 0.6% Mandarin, 0.4% Spanish, 0.3% Russian, 0.3% German.[1]

Development[edit]

Over the past 3 years[when?], development has been rapidly occurring within, acting as one of various suburbs developing at a state to which the gap dividing the Brisbane Metropolitan Area and Gold Coast City is becoming smaller. It is considered that there is approximately 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) of rural land between the Brisbane Metropolitan Area and City of Gold Coast.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Windaroo (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 February 2014.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Windaroo (entry 45296)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 8 April 2014. 

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