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The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Duncraig is 15,941, with a population density of 20.50 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Duncraig is bounded by Hepburn Avenue in the north, the Mitchell Freeway in the east, Beach Road in the south and Marmion Avenue in the west.

Name origin

Duncraig is named after a place in Scotland.

Settlement history

Development of the area dates primarily from the late 1960s. Rapid growth took place during the 1970s and early 1980s. 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

Duncraig is an established residential area, with some small commercial areas.

Major features

Major features of the area include Glengarry Hospital, Carine Glades Shopping Centre, Duncraig Shopping Centre, Duncraig Village Shopping Centre, Glengarry Shopping Centre, Duncraig Leisure Centre, Duncraig Community Centre, Alfreton Reserve, Glenbar Park, Glengarry Park, Granadilla Park, Greenlaw Park, Juniper Park, Liburne Reserve, Marri Park, Melene Reserve, Portree Reserve, Salata Park, Percy Doyle Reserve and numerous schools.