• Melville

    • -3.8% ANNUAL
      GROWTH
    • $750,000 ANNUAL
      MED.PRICE
    • 5,695 POPULATION

    Melville is a small suburb 11 kilometres south of Perth City. Its two square kilometre land area is bound to the north by Canning Highway and Leach Highway in the south, with its almost 5,300 population a result of gradual increases since the early 1990s. Melville's most substantial development took place in the 1950s.

    Life in Melville

    Though very close to many commercial sectors just outside of its boundaries, Melville is largely removed from urbanisation. Home to a number of parks and reserves, the suburb provides locals with numerous native public spaces to explore and enjoy. There are also two... Read More

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  • Melville Facts

    KEY FACTS

    Distance to Perth (km) 11
    Postcode 6156
    Local Government Melville
    Local Schools Melville P.S., Mel Maria Catholic P.S., Melville S.H.S., Santa Maria P.S.
    Nearby Schools St Benedict's School (Applecross) , Mel Maria Catholic Primary School (Attadale) , Christ the King School (Beaconsfield) , Our Lady of Mount Carmel School (Hilton) , Our Lady of Fatima School (Palmyra)
    Shops Garden City
    Train Stations Fremantle
    Bus Services Bus Service to Fremantle Train Station
     

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    2016 Census Summary Melville Perth
    Population - Usually Resident 5,695 1,943,858
    Median Age of Residents (Years) 40 36
    Average Household Size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of Occupied Dwellings * 2,112 690,280
    Number of Unoccupied Dwellings 196 85,730
    Median Weekly Household Income $1,876 $1,643
    Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment $2,339 $2,000
    Total Private Dwellings 2,310 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 2 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households
     

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Bicton 10.3%
    Alfred Cove 8.4%
    Palmyra 1.5%

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