• Karawara

    • 21.9% ANNUAL
    • $800,000 ANNUAL
    • 2,061 POPULATION

    Spanning one square kilometre, Karawara is a small suburb that has undergone substantial renewal in recent times. Karawara's primary development began in the 1950s, with significant growth occurring through to the 1960s. More recently Karawara has experienced notable growth between 2001 and 2011.

    Life in Karawara

    Karawara offers a relaxed lifestyle close to bustling inner-city areas. Featuring bushland, a park and a lake within its parameters, Karawara residents enjoy plenty of charming, native vistas. The commercial and retail requirements of locals are taken care of by the Waterford Plaza Shopping... read more

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    Distance to Perth (km) 8
    Postcode 6152
    Local Government South Perth
    Primary schools Curtin Primary School, Manning Primary School, Penrhos College, St Pius X Catholic School, Queen Of Apostles School, Millen Primary School, Shelley Primary School, Collier Primary School, Al-Hidayah Islamic School, Bentley Primary School
    Secondary schools Clontarf Aboriginal College, Canning College, Como Secondary College, Penrhos College, Aquinas College, Kensington Secondary School, Carson Street School, Kent Street Senior High School, Wesley College, Rossmoyne Senior High School
    Shops Karawara Shopping Centre
    Train stations Canning Bridge
    Bus services Bus service to Canning Bridge Train Station

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    2016 Census Summary Karawara Perth
    Population - usually resident 2,061 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 27 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 568 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 76 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,276 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,167 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 639 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 1 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Manning 9.3%
    Bentley 9.1%
    Waterford 6.4%

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