About the profile areas
The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Hinchinbrook is 12,257, with a population density of 37.12 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Hinchinbrook is bounded by the suburb of Green Valley, Stradbroke Avenue, Claremont Crescent, Wilson Road and South Liverpool Road in the north, Banks Road in the east, Hoxton Park Road in the south and Cowpasture Road, Westlink (M7), Hinchinbrook Creek and Cowpasture Road in the west.
Hinchinbrook is named after the Hinchinbrook Creek which flows through the area. It was originally known as Woodside.
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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 the 1980s. Rapid growth continued in the 1990s, slowing from 1996. The population increased slightly between 2001 and 2011 as fewer new dwellings were added to the area.
Hinchinbrook is a relatively recent residential area.
Major features of the area include Aubrey Keech Reserve, Bert Burrows Park, Cabrogal Reserve, Hoxton Park Reserve, Murragan Reserve, Woodside Park and a number of schools.