Windaroo, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsWindaroo
Logan City, Queensland
Windaroo Road, 2013
|Population||2,827 (2016 census)|
|• Density||1,490/km2 (3,900/sq mi)|
|Area||1.9 km2 (0.7 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
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.
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.
There are no schools in Windaroo. The nearest government primary school is Windaroo State School in neighbouring Mount Warren Park to the north. The nearest government secondary school is Windaroo Valley State High School in neighbouring Bahrs Scrub to the north-west.
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