• Bassendean

    • 10.5% ANNUAL
    • $580,000 ANNUAL
    • 10,313 POPULATION

    Bassendean, originally named West Guildford, is a northern suburb of Perth located approximately 11 kilometres from the CBD. Bassendean is one of the first settlements in Western Australia and has a rich Aboriginal and pioneering history. 

    Life in Bassendean

    With seven kilometres of Swan River frontage, Bassendean is tight-knit community with a village feel, giving a high priority to trees, the environment, history and the arts. Bassendean has land next to three train stations and is close to Perth Airport, major highways and Metronet rail connections. 

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    Distance to Perth (km) 11
    Postcode 6054
    Local Government Bassendean
    Primary schools Casa Mia Montessori Community School, St Michael's School, Bassendean Primary School, Guildford Primary School, Eden Hill Primary School, Anzac Terrace Primary School, Ashfield Primary School, Good Shepherd Catholic School, Lockridge Primary School, Guildford Grammar School
    Secondary schools Cyril Jackson Senior Campus Education Support Centre, Cyril Jackson Senior Campus, Guildford Grammar School, Hampton Senior High School, Kiara College, Governor Stirling Senior High School, Durham Road School, John Forrest Secondary College, Youth Futures Community School, Chisholm Catholic College
    Shops Bassendean Square
    Train stations Bassendean
    Bus services Bus service to Bassendean Train Station

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    2016 Census Summary Bassendean Perth
    Population - usually resident 10,313 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 39 36
    Average household size (persons) 2.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 4,064 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 450 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,587 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,956 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 4,510 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 7 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Morley 15.3%
    Ashfield 10.4%
    Eden Hill 8.6%

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