Thornlands is a residential suburb located approximately 28 kilometres (17 mi) east-south-east of Brisbane, the capital of the Australian state of Queensland, and is part of the Redland City local government area.
Redland City, Queensland
|Population||12,807 (2011 census)|
|Location||28 km (17 mi) from Brisbane GPO|
As of the June 2006 census, Thornlands was estimated to be home to 10,520 people, with the majority of these of working age.
In the 2011 census, Thornlands recorded a population of 12,807 people, 51% female and 49% male. The average age of the Thornlands population was 38 years of age, 1 year above the Australian average.
70.2% of people living in Thornlands were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 9.2%, New Zealand 5.6%, South Africa 2.1%, Scotland 1.2%, Finland 0.6%.
91% of people spoke only English at home; the next most common languages were 0.6% Afrikaans, 0.6% Finnish, 0.4% German, 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% Italian.