• Cannington

    • 15.5% ANNUAL
    • $427,500 ANNUAL
    • 5,929 POPULATION

    With settlement dating from the 1840s, Cannington didn't experience significant residential development until the post-war years. Rapid growth began in the 1960s with another substantial increase occurring in the 1990s. Part of the City of Canning, Cannington has substantial commercial sectors within its four square kilometre land area.

    Life in Cannington

    Cannington is well serviced by a mixture of retail and recreational facilities. Westfield Carousel Shopping Centre is a major fixture of Cannington with everything from extensive retail shops, a gym, pub, restaurants and cinema available... read more

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    Distance to Perth (km) 10
    Postcode 6107
    Local Government Canning
    Primary schools Cannington Community College, St Joseph's School, Brookman Primary School, Wilson Primary School, Fountain College, Bannister Creek Primary School, Bentley Primary School, Al-Hidayah Islamic School, Beckenham Primary School, Gibbs Street Primary School
    Secondary schools Cannington Community College, Cannington Community Education Support Centre, Sevenoaks Senior College, St Norbert College, Fountain College, Lynwood Senior High School, Langford Islamic College, Canning College, Kenwick School, Clontarf Aboriginal College
    Shops Westfield Carousel
    Train stations Queens Park or Cannington
    Bus services Local bus service

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    2016 Census Summary Cannington Perth
    Population - usually resident 5,929 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 30 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 2,111 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 386 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,287 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,727 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 2,494 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 4 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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    Cannington households

    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Wilson 13.5%
    Beckenham 12.9%
    Langford 11.7%

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