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Windaroo
Logan CityQueensland
Windaroo road alongside mem park.jpg
Windaroo Road, 2013
Population 2,715 (2011 census)
Postcode(s) 4207
Location 42 km (26 mi) south of Brisbane CBD
LGA(s) Logan City
State electorate(s) Albert
Federal Division(s) Forde
Suburbs around Windaroo:
Beenleigh Mount Warren Park
Bahrs Scrub Windaroo Yatala
Bannockburn Bannockburn Stanmore

Windaroo is a residential suburb in the outer southern areas of Logan City in Queensland, Australia.

Demographics

In the 2011 census, Windaroo recorded a population of 2,715 people, 50.9% female and 49.1% male.

The median age of the Windaroo population was 36 years, 1 year below the national median of 37.

70.6% of people living in Windaroo were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 8.9%, New Zealand 7.4%, South Africa 1.1%, Scotland 0.8%, Ireland 0.6%.

91.2% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.7% Romanian, 0.6% Mandarin, 0.4% Spanish, 0.3% Russian, 0.3% German.

Development

Over the past 3 years, development has been rapidly occurring within, acting as one of various suburbs developing at a state to which the gap dividing the Brisbane Metropolitan Area and Gold Coast City is becoming smaller. It is considered that there is approximately 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) of rural land between the Brisbane Metropolitan Area and City of Gold Coast.

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