The City of Logan is becoming one of Queensland’s largest cities and is a major centre of economic development. Located in the heart of South East Queensland, between Brisbane and the Gold Coast, the city covers 957 square kilometres and has more than 319,000 residents – 6.4 per cent of Queensland’s population.
The key economic drivers and employment sectors are construction, health and social services, retail trade and manufacturing. Transport and logistics, business and community services, property development, education, construction and agriculture are also significant drivers of the local economy.
The city has developed a strong and vibrant community spirit, a reputation as a hub for a wide variety of sports and is becoming increasingly known for its diverse events, cultural activities, points of interest and restaurants.
Population and Demographics
Logan is home to more than 300,000 people from more than 215 different cultures. Logan is also a very young city with around 50 per cent of residents aged 30 or younger. Logan has become known as one of the most diverse cities in Australia.