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Situated 2km from Perth GPO.

Land in the Highgate area was first taken up in ten acre farmlets around 1860. One of the early owners is believed to have named the area 'Highgate Hil' after the town of Highgate in Kent, England. St Albans Church, an early landmark in the area, was opened in 1889 and is named after St Albans Cathedral in Highgate, England.

Median House Price ChartMedian Multi-Res Price ChartMedian Land Price Chart
HIGHGATE QUICK STATS Upper Quartile $1,019,625
1 July 2013 - 30 June 2014 Median $962,500
Number of Sales for Year: 10 Lower Quartile $732,000

Based on Settled Sales as at 25 July 2014
Growth Rates YTD QTR 1 Year 5 Years 10 Years
Highgate 17% 17.4% 8.5% 9.1%
Perth Metro Region 0% 6.5% 4.6% 8.2%
CPI 3.0% 2.5% 3.1%
2011 Census Summary Highgate Perth Metro Region
Population - Usually Resident1,9411,645,573
Median Age of Residents (Years)3335
Residents less than 1912%27%
Residents 20-6480%62%
Residents over 6510%13%
Average Household Size (persons)1.002.55
Couples without children28%28%
Couple family with children13%34%
Single parent family5%11%
Other families3%2%
Lone Person44%24%
Group Household11%5%
Total Households906604,425
Number of Occupied Dwellings 11,034595,499
Duplex, Villa, Town House23%12%
Flat,Unit, Apartment51%10%
Other 20%1%
Number of Unoccupied Dwellings13057,529
Fully Owned 217%30%
Being Purchased 221%42%
Being Rented 264%28%
Other 20%2%
Median Weekly Household Income$1,266$1,481
Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment$1,962$2,008
Median Weekly Rent$310$327
Local Schools: Highgate P.S., Sacred Heart P.S., Perth Ladies College, Mt Lawley TAFE Campus
Other Nearby Schools: Sacred Heart Primary School , Trinity College (East Perth) , St Paul's Primary School (Mount Lawley) , Mercedes College (Perth) , Perth College (Mount Lawley) , Aranmore (Leederville)
Shops: Perth
Train Stations: East Perth
Bus Services: Bus service to Perth CBD or East Perth Train Station
1. Excludes visitor only households
2. % Calcs exclude Not Stated Component

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