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Green Valley

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Green Valley is 13,031, with a population density of 40.45 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Green Valley is bounded by North Liverpool Road in the north, St Johns Road, Green Valley Road and Rundle Road in the east, South Liverpool Road, Wilson Road, Claremont Crescent, Stradbroke Avenue and the suburb of Hinchinbrook in the south and Cowpasture Road in the west.

Name origin

Green Valley is named after the original school that was in the area.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the early 1800s, with land used mainly for orchards, vineyards and dairy farms. Significant development did not occur until 1961, as part of the Green Valley Public Housing Estate. The population increased substantially from the late 1980s, with the number of residents quadrupling between 1991 and 2001. Growth slowed considerably from 2001, with a small increase in population between 2001 and 2011, a result of fewer new dwellings being added to the area.

Land use

Green Valley is a relatively recent residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include The Valley Plaza Shopping Centre, Green Valley Reserve, Ida Kennedy Reserve, Maria Locke Park, Mihajlovic Reserve, Nelson Phillis Park, Paramor Reserve, Winnall Reserve and a number of schools.