• Karrinyup

    • 3.9% ANNUAL
    • $835,000 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.

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    Distance to Perth (km) 15
    Postcode 6018
    Local Government Stirling
    Local schools Karrinyup P.S., Saint Mary's Anglican Girls School, Perth Bible College, Deanmore P.S., Our Lady of Good Counsel School
    Nearby schools Holy Rosary School (Doubleview) , Our Lady of Grace School (North Beach) , St John's School (Scarborough) ,
    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

    Scarborough 2.9%
    Innaloo 0%
    Gwelup -0.6%

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