Coomera is the fastest growing district in the Gold Coast. It has long been earmarked as a new satellite growth suburb, similar in many ways to Robina. With Australia’s biggest and most popular theme park, Dreamworld, and plans for a TAFE, a university Campus and Queensland’s biggest shopping centre around the existing station, Coomera is growing at an enormous rate.
The size of Coomera is approximately 37 km². There are 5 schools and 3 childcare centres located in Coomera. The population of Coomera in 1996 was 1,351 people. By 2001 the population was 1,871 showing a population growth of 38% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Coomera is 20 – 29 years.
Households in Coomera are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying between $800.00 – $1000.00 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Coomera work in a professional occupation. In 1996, 41% of the homes in Coomera were owner-occupied compared with 24% in 2001.
Coomera is located across the Pacific Motorway from Upper Coomera, which is to the west of Coomera.
Currently the median sale price of houses in the area is $1,075,000.