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The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Jindalee is 5,007, with a population density of 19.66 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Jindalee is bounded by the Brisbane River in the north and west, the Centenary Highway in the east, and Capitol Drive, Bounty Street, Arrabri Avenue, Conargo Street and Mount Ommaney Drive in the south.

Name origin

Jindalee is named from an Aboriginal word meaning "bare hills" or "skin and bone".

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s, with land used mainly for grazing and dairy farming. Significant development occurred from 1960. The population has declined slightly since the early 1990s, a result of little change in dwelling stock, and a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

Land use

Jindalee is an established residential area, with some commercial areas.

Major features

Major features of the area include Jindalee Golf Club, Jindalee Place Shopping Centre, Looranah Street Local Shopping Centre, Jindalee Park, Jindalee Recreation Reserve and two schools.