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Waterford
Logan CityQueensland
Dairy Creek Rd Waterford.jpg
Paddocks along Dairy Creek Road, 2014
Population 3,931 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4133
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Albert
Federal Division(s) Forde
Suburbs around Waterford:
Logan Reserve Loganlea Bethania
Logan Reserve Waterford Edens Landing
Holmview
Logan Reserve Buccan Bahrs Scrub

Waterford is a suburb in Logan City, Queensland, Australia with a population of 3,931 in the 2011 Census. The suburb includes Woodlands Estate.

History

Waterford had a station on the disused railway line from Bethania to Beaudesert the line station was closed before Beaudesert Rail was running in 2004.

Heritage listings

Waterford has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

  • 40 Nerang Street, cnr Jordan Street: Waterford State School

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Waterford recorded a population of 3,931 people, 52.9% female and 47.1% male. The median age of the Waterford population was 33 years, 4 years below the national median of 37. 65.6% of people living in Waterford were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 7.2%, England 4.9%, Scotland 0.9%, Philippines 0.9%, Malaysia 0.8%. 80.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 1.2% Cantonese, 0.7% Romanian, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.5% Hindi, 0.5% Mandarin.

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