• Balcatta

    • 2.1% ANNUAL
    • $480,000 ANNUAL
    • 10,382 POPULATION

    The 1960s saw the evolution of Balcatta from a rural activity area into the established suburb it is today. Properties in Balcatta have a distinct southern-European influence and are predominantly single detached dwellings of brick and tile construction. The suburb also has a number of unit developments in its eastern sector as well as some character housing.

    Life in Balcatta

    A well-rounded suburban existence is on offer in Balcatta, with plenty of parks, commercial facilities, amenities and public open space to enjoy. There are two shopping centres in the area, one that caters for local requirements... read more

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    Distance to Perth (km) 10
    Postcode 6021
    Local Government Stirling
    Primary schools St Lawrence Primary School, Balcatta Primary School, Takari Primary School, Westminster Junior Primary School, Westminster Education Support Centre, Westminster Primary School, West Coast Steiner School, Nollamara Primary School, West Balcatta Primary School, St Gerard's Primary School
    Secondary schools Balcatta Senior High School, Dianella Secondary College Education Support Centre, Dianella Secondary College, Gladys Newton School, Servite College, Balga Senior High School, John Septimus Roe Anglican Community School, Emmanuel Christian Community School, Mercy College, Carmel School
    Shops Glengarry Village, Northlands Shopping Centre, Amelia Hights Shopping Centre
    Train stations Stirling
    Bus services Local bus service

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    2016 Census Summary Balcatta Perth
    Population - usually resident 10,382 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 38 36
    Average household size (persons) 2.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 4,182 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 493 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,313 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,887 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 4,674 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 7 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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