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Deagon is an outer suburb of Brisbane, Australia. It is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) north of the CBD. Deagon was named after William Deagon who was Mayor of Sandgate in 1882, 1883 and 1884. William Deagon was an old identity of the area, and his name was used for the locality when the railway line went through in 1887. He owned the Sandgate Hotel, a stopping place for the Cobb & Co. coaches. Deagon Street, the racecourse, the railway station and the Deagon Wetlands now bear his name. Deagon Post Office opened on 18 June 1947 at Mr Torpie's store next to the railway station.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Deagon in Australia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Deagon like a local. When planning a trip to Deagon, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Surfers Paradise. Attractions in Surfers Paradise include Dreamworld Theme Park, Planet Chill, Infinity. Popular vacation packages of Deagon are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Deagon*

  • Pollution Statistics in Deagon

    Know the pollution level of Deagon before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 14.75 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.68 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 34.41 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 19.35 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.9 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.69 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.53 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.29 (Very Low)
  • Deagon: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Deagon for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Deagon.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.4 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.88 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.54 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.6 (Low)
    • Attacks 33.05 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.22 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.68 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.26 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.77 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Deagon - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Deagon is 203.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.89 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.07 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.6 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.07 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.85 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.58 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.66 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 137.48 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Deagon

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Deagon

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.53 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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