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Windaroo
Logan CityQueensland
Windaroo road alongside mem park.jpg
Windaroo Road, 2013
Population: 2715
Postcode: 4207
Location: 42 km (26 mi) south of Brisbane CBD
LGA: Logan City
State District: Albert
Federal Division: 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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