Goodwood South Ward
About the profile areas
The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Goodwood South Ward is 6,137, with a population density of 27.22 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Goodwood South Ward is bounded by the tramway and Victoria Street in the north, Goodwood Road in the east, Cross Road in the south and South Road in the west.
2015 ABS ERP
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Settlement of the area dates from 1849, with land used mainly for farming, orcharding, grazing and dairying. Growth took place in the late 1800s, spurred by improved access. Significant development occurred in the early to mid 1900s. The population increased slightly between 1991 and 2011, a result of an increase in the share of people living in medium density housing.
Goodwood South Ward is an established residential area.
Major features of the area include Forest Avenue Reserve, Goodwood Oval, Millswood Park, Page Park, SASMEE Park, Dora Gild Playground, Princess Margaret Playground, Clarence Park Community Centre and one school.
Goodwood South Ward includes the suburbs of Black Forest and Clarence Park, the south-eastern part of the suburb of Forestville, the south-western part of the suburb of Goodwood, and the western part of the suburb of Millswood.