Kelmscott


About Kelmscott

Kelmscott is a mixed-use residential, industrial, rural and commercial suburb located 25 kilometres southeast of Perth. The suburb was one of the very early towns established in the Swan River Colony and was named after Kelmscott, Oxfordshire, the birthplace of the first Anglican clergyman in the colony, Thomas Hobbes Scott (1783–1860). Established in 1830, Kelmscott's most rapid growth period was in the 1960s and 1970s. 

Life in Kelmscott

Though close to the lively Armadale City Centre, Kelmscott is a quiet suburb nestled among the numerous parks and reserves that pepper its landscape. The Kelmscott Town Centre is the main commercial sector with the Kelmscott Plaza and Stargate Kelmscott Shopping Centre all located here. There is also a railway station and four local schools in Kelmscott.


Kelmscott quick stats

  • Postcode

    6111

  • Population

    10,462

  • Local government

    Armadale

  • Shops

    Kelmscott Plaza, Kelmscott Village

  • Train station

    Challis, Kelmscott

  • Bus

    Bus service to Challis or Kelmscott train Station

20.1%
Sales growth
$450K
* Median sales price
31.0%
Rental growth
$550pw
* Median rental price

Nearby suburb growth

27.0%

Armadale

25.7%

Camillo

19.6%

Champion Lakes

19.4%

Gosnells

25 km from Perth

Suburb prices

Median price data last updated 1 March 2024 containing transactions for the 12 month period ending February 2024 Sales data is annual up to the latest completed month. Rental data is year-on-year 3-month rolling up to the latest completed month. Data in this graph is revised as more transactions are settled.
Source: Landgate/REIWA

Buy

$450,000

  • 2BR

    $406K

  • 3BR

    $430K

  • 4BR

    $540K

Rent

$550pw

  • 2BR

    $475pw

  • 3BR

    $550pw

  • 4BR

    $560pw

Median price data last updated 1 March 2024 containing transactions for the 12 month period ending February 2024 Sales data is annual up to the latest completed month. Rental data is year-on-year 3-month rolling up to the latest completed month. Data in this graph is revised as more transactions are settled.
Source: Landgate/REIWA


Upper and lower quartiles

Upper quartile

$522K

Median

$450K

Lower quartile

$375K

Time on market

House

Days

7

Unit

Days

7

Kelmscott
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Schools

0.4km
Kelmscott Primary School
  • Primary
  • Government
0.8km
Kelmscott Senior High School
  • Secondary
  • Government
0.8km
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