• Augusta

    • 10.6% ANNUAL
    • $520,000 ANNUAL
    • 1,382 POPULATION

    The most south westerly town in the state, Augusta was named by Gov. Sir James Stirling in May 1830. Until 2003 it was thought the name honoured Princess Augusta Sophia, second daughter of King George III and Queen Charlotte. In 2003 the book "James Stirling - Admiral and Founding Governor of Western Australia" a letter by James Turner is referred to which states "a town is purposed to be built named Augusta, County of Sussex, in compliment to the Duke". Princess Augusta Sophia died unmarried, and the "Duke" is most likely the Duke of Sussex, Augustus Frederick (Hanover), the 6th son of George III. He married Lady... read more

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    Postcode 6290
    Local Government Augusta-Margaret River

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    2016 Census Summary Augusta Regional WA
    Population - usually resident 1,382 524,167
    Median age of residents (years) 59 39
    Average household size (persons) 2.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 602 176,495
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 465 47,139
    Median weekly household income $846 $1,415
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517 $1,700
    Total private dwellings 1,068 223,635
    Area (sqkm) 30 2,520,230
    * Excludes visitor only households

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