Boronia Heights, Queensland facts for kids

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Boronia Heights
Logan CityQueensland
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Boronia Heights State School, 2014
Population: 7,604
Postcode: 4124
Location: 27 km (17 mi) from Brisbane GPO
LGA: Logan City
State District: Algester
Federal Division: Rankin
Suburbs around Boronia Heights:
Forestdale Hillcrest Regents Park
Greenbank Boronia Heights Park Ridge
Greenbank Greenbank Park Ridge

Boronia Heights is a suburb of Logan City, Queensland, Australia.

Geography

Boronia Heights lies to the west of Park Ridge.

History

Boronia Heights was known as the Logan Ridges through to the early 1890s.

Boronia Heights State School opened on 29 January 1990.

Boronia Heights was gazetted as a suburb in October 1991 and was named after the first residential housing estate in the area.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Boronia Heights recorded a population of 7,604 people, 51.6% female and 48.4% male.

The median age of the Boronia Heights population was 30 years, 7 years below the national median of 37.

71.4% of people living in Boronia Heights were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.4%, England 3.4%, Philippines 1.1%, India 0.9%, Fiji 0.7%.

83.6% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.3% Samoan, 0.8% Urdu, 0.8% Hindi, 0.7% German, 0.5% Mandarin.

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