Arundel, Queensland

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Arundel
Gold CoastQueensland
Population9,575 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s)4214
LGA(s)Gold Coast City
State electorate(s)Southport
Federal Division(s)Fadden
Suburbs around Arundel:
HelensvaleCoombabahBiggera Waters
GavenArundelLabrador
MolendinarParkwoodSouthport
 
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Arundel
Gold CoastQueensland
Population9,575 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s)4214
LGA(s)Gold Coast City
State electorate(s)Southport
Federal Division(s)Fadden
Suburbs around Arundel:
HelensvaleCoombabahBiggera Waters
GavenArundelLabrador
MolendinarParkwoodSouthport

Arundel is a suburb on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 Census, Arundel had a population of 9,311.

Located in the suburb is the Coombabah Lake Conservation Park, bordered by Coombabah Creek and adjacent to the Ivan Gibbs Wetlands Reserve in Coombabah. Situated nearby is the Arundel Hills Country Club, with its own golf course.

Arundel Primary School and AB Paterson College are the two schools in Arundel. Nearby Griffith University is situated in the adjacent suburb of Southport.

Other major facilities are located in adjacent suburbs, including Helensvale railway station and Westfield Helensvale (Helensvale), Harbour Town Shopping Centre (Biggera Waters) and Griffith University and Parklands (Southport).

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census the population of Arundel is 9,575, 51.7% female and 48.3% male.

The median/average age of the Arundel population is 36 years of age, 1 year below the Australian average.

60.9% of people living in Arundel were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 9.7%, England 5.5%, China 1.3%, South Africa 1.2%, Korea, Republic of 1.2%.

80% of people speak English as their first language 1.6% Korean, 1.5% Mandarin, 1.2% Japanese, 0.8% Cantonese, 0.5% Greek.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Arundel (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2013-10-16. 

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Coordinates: 38°22′S 142°49′E / 38.367°S 142.817°E / -38.367; 142.817