About the profile areas
The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Riverhills is 4,076, with a population density of 18.75 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Riverhills is bounded by Balaton Street, Buffalo Street and Horizon Drive in the north, Riverhills Road, Tobin Street, Lalina Street, Macfarlane Street, Sumners Road and Wacol Station Road in the east, Wolston Creek in the south, and the Brisbane River in the west.
Riverhills was named to describe the area, with rivers and hills.
2016 ABS ERP
hectares (2 Km2)
persons per hectare
Development of the area dates primarily from the late 1950s, although growth was minimal until the 1970s. The population continued to increase from the early 1990s, a result of new dwellings being added to the area.
Riverhills is a predominantly residential area, with parklands in the south and west.
Major features of the area include various parklands.