• Karrinyup

    • 9.0% ANNUAL
    • $912,500 ANNUAL
    • 9,283 POPULATION

    Karrinyup is a mixed-use residential and commercial suburb with a population exceeding 9,200 people. The name Karrinyup was originally derived from the word Careniup, a Noongar name for a nearby swamp, which means "the place where bush kangaroos graze". Major development of Karrinyup began in 1957 and continued for a number of decades resulting in a variant range of dwelling and home styles reflective of the eras they were originally built in.

    Life in Karrinyup

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  • Karrinyup facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 15
    Postcode 6018
    Local Government Stirling
    Primary schools Our Lady Of Good Counsel School, Karrinyup Primary School, Newborough Primary School, St Mary's Anglican Girls' School, Deanmore Primary School, Lake Gwelup Primary School, Yuluma Primary School, Our Lady Of Grace School, St John's School, North Beach Primary School
    Secondary schools St Mary's Anglican Girls' School, Carine Senior High School, Balcatta Senior High School, Hale School, Churchlands Senior High School, Newman College, Warwick Senior High School, West Coast Secondary Education Support Centre, Greenwood College, Duncraig Senior High School
    Shops Karrinyup City
    Train stations Stirling, Warwick
    Bus services Bus service to Stirling & Warick Train Stations

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    2016 Census Summary Karrinyup Perth
    Population - usually resident 9,283 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 39 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 3,178 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 305 85,730
    Median weekly household income $2,102 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,462 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 3,479 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 6 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Trigg 30.4%
    North Beach 21.4%
    Doubleview 15.3%

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