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Scenic Rim Region, Queensland
Fields along Alan Creek Road at Gleneagle, Queensland 2.jpg
Fields along Alan Creek Road, 2016
Gleneagle is located in Queensland
Location in Queensland
Population 1,877 (2016 census)
 • Density 60.16/km2 (155.8/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4285
Area 31.2 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Time zone AEST (UTC+10:00)
Location 51 km (32 mi) south of Brisbane
LGA(s) Scenic Rim Region
State electorate(s) Scenic Rim
Federal Division(s) Wright
Suburbs around Gleneagle:
Allenview Veresdale Veresdale
Allenview Gleneagle Veresdale
Bromelton Bromelton Beaudesert

Gleneagle is a rural locality in the Scenic Rim Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Gleneagle had a population of 1877 people.


Gleneagle has a population of 1877 at the 2016 census. The locality contains 651 households, in which 48.9% of the population are males and 51.1% of the population are females with a median age of 33, 5 years below the national average. The average weekly household income is $1,332, $106 below the national average.

3.7% of Gleneagle's population is either of Aborigional or Torres Strait Islander descent. 62.4% of the population aged 15 or over is either registered or de facto married, while 37.6% of the population is not married. 31.9% of the population is currently attending some form of a compulsory education. The most common nominated ancestries were Australian (36.3%), English (29.8%) and Scottish (7.9%), while the most common country of birth was Australia (83.5%), and the most commonly spoken language at home was English (91.4%). The most common nominated religions were No religion (27.4%), Catholic (22.0%) and Anglican (20.1%). The most common occupation was a technician/trades worker (17.2%) and the majority/plurality of residents worked 40 or more hours per week (43.9%).


Gleneagle State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at 126-146 Mount Lindesay Highway (27°56′16″S 152°58′57″E / 27.9378°S 152.9824°E / -27.9378; 152.9824 (Gleneagle State School)). In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 211 students with 17 teachers (14 full-time equivalent) and 9 non-teaching staff (5 full-time equivalent).

There is no secondary school in Gleneagle; the nearest one is Beaudesert State High School in neighbouring Beaudesert.

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