Broadbeach Waters, Queensland facts for kids
Gold Coast, Queensland
Residental canals on the Gold Coast, including Broadbeach Waters
|Population||7,514 (2011 census)|
|LGA(s)||Gold Coast City|
|State electorate(s)||Mermaid Beach|
Broadbeach Waters is a suburb on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. Its local government area is the City of Gold Coast. At the 2011 Census, Broadbeach Waters had a population of 7,534. 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.
In the 2011 census, Broadbeach Waters recorded a population of 7,534 people, 50.6% female and 49.4% male. 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.
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