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Holland Park West

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Holland Park West is 6,627, with a population density of 25.77 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Holland Park West is bounded by the waterway in the north, Logan Road in the east, Nursery Road, Bapaume Road and Griffith University in the south, and the Pacific Motorway in the west.

Name origin

Holland Park West is named after Julius Holland, an original land holder in the area.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from 1865, with land used mainly for farming. Growth took place in the 1880s and 1890s. More substantial development took place during the 1920s and the post-war years. The population was relatively stable during the 1990s, and then increased slightly between 2001 and 2006.

Land use

Holland Park West is an established residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Ballis Street Park and a number of schools.