Waterford West, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsWaterford West
Logan City, Queensland
Tygum Lagoon, 2013
|Population||6,431 (2016 census (suburb))|
|• Density||1,213/km2 (3,140/sq mi)|
|Area||5.3 km2 (2.0 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
In the 2011 census, Waterford West recorded a population of 6,160 people, 51.2% female and 48.8% male. The median age of the Waterford West population was 33 years, 4 years below the national median of 37. 66.8% of people living in Waterford West were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 8.7%, England 4.9%, Philippines 0.9%, Samoa 0.8%, Fiji 0.7%. 81.5% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 2% Samoan, 1.3% Khmer, 0.8% Romanian, 0.6% Hindi, 0.5% Tagalog.
Waterford West State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at John Street (special education program.). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 674 students with 52 teachers (49 full-time equivalent) and 32 non-teaching staff (21 full-time equivalent). It includes a
Marsden State High School is a government secondary (7-12) school for boys and girls at 106-130 Muchow Road (). In 2018, the school had an enrolment of 2199 students with 161 teachers (154 full-time equivalent) and 94 non-teaching staff (71 full-time equivalent). It includes a special education program.
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