Slacks Creek, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSlacks Creek
Logan City, Queensland
St Mark's Anglican Church, 2010
|Population||10,432 (2016 census)|
|• Density||1,213/km2 (3,140/sq mi)|
|Area||8.6 km2 (3.3 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
Like a number of other Logan City suburbs Slacks Creek was once part of the Shire of Tingalpa.
In the 2011 census, Slacks Creek recorded a population of 10,435 people, 50.7% female and 49.3% male. The median age of the Slacks Creek population was 32 years, 5 years below the national median of 37. 62.9% of people living in Slacks Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 9.9%, England 3.3%, Samoa 1.5%, Philippines 0.9%, Fiji 0.8%. 75.9% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 3% Samoan, 1% Hindi, 0.6% Khmer, 0.6% Arabic, 0.6% Romanian.
- Singer and songwriter Darren Hayes who rose to fame in the late 90s as the lead vocalist for Savage Garden.
Mabel Park State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at Borman Street (special education program.). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 730 students with 54 teachers (53 full-time equivalent) and 41 non-teaching staff (29 full-time equivalent). It includes a
Mabel Park State High School is a government secondary (7-12) school for boys and girls at 72-116 Paradise Road (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 906 students with 88 teachers (82 full-time equivalent) and 47 non-teaching staff (35 full-time equivalent). It includes a special education program.
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