• Clarkson

    • 12.4% ANNUAL
    • $425,000 ANNUAL
    • 12,967 POPULATION

    Despite its relatively recent development in the early 1990s, Clarkson has since evolved into a thriving northern suburb of Perth. Home to more than 11,650 people, Clarkson's population grew exponentially between 1991 and 2011 as a large influx of new homes and other dwellings were built. The suburb has a seven square kilometre land area and is part of the City of Wanneroo.

    Life in Clarkson

    One of Clarkson's major features and an attribute that has contributed to the suburbs growth is the establishment of the Clarkson Railway Station following the extension of the Perth railway line in 2004. Clarkson... read more

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  • Clarkson facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 33
    Postcode 6030
    Local Government Wanneroo
    Primary schools Clarkson Primary School, Quinns Baptist College, Mindarie Primary School, St Andrew's Catholic Primary School, Peter Moyes Anglican Community School, Somerly Primary School, Merriwa Primary School, Merriwa Education Support Centre, Quinns Rocks Primary School, Alkimos Baptist College
    Secondary schools Quinns Baptist College, Peter Moyes Anglican Community School, Mindarie Senior College, Comet Care School, Clarkson Community High School, Alkimos Baptist College, Irene Mccormack Catholic College, Butler College, Kinross College, Alkimos College
    Shops Clarkson Shopping Centre
    Train stations Clarkson
    Bus services Bus service to Clarkson Station

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    2016 Census Summary Clarkson Perth
    Population - usually resident 12,967 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 31 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 4,457 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 538 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,614 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,950 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 4,997 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 6 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

    Clarkson by age

    Clarkson households

    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Merriwa 18.4%
    Mindarie 12.6%
    Ridgewood 7.2%

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