• Thornlie

    • 16.0% ANNUAL
    • $423,250 ANNUAL
    • 23,153 POPULATION

    With just over 23,000 residents living within its 12 square kilometre land area, Thornlie is the largest suburb within the City of Gosnells. Established during the post-war years, significant growth didn't occur until the late 1950s and lasted through to the 1980s. A slight population increase was experienced during the 1990s, but since has remained relatively stable.

    Life in Thornlie

    Thornlie presents an appealing suburban lifestyle away from the hectic nature of inner-city living. An array of reserves and parks add to the suburban charm of Thornlie, while strong transport links keep the suburb well... read more

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  • Thornlie facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 18
    Postcode 6108
    Local Government Gosnells
    Primary schools Australian Islamic College - Perth, Thornlie Primary School, Yale Primary School, South Thornlie Primary School, Sacred Heart Primary School, Kenwick School, Maddington Education Support Centre, Maddington Primary School, Langford Islamic College, Wirrabirra Education Support Centre
    Secondary schools Thornlie Senior High School, Kenwick School, Communicare Academy, St Francis' School, Langford Islamic College, Rehoboth Christian College, Southern River College, Yule Brook College, Fountain College, Lynwood Senior High School
    Shops Thornlie Square, Forest Lakes S/C, Metro Maddington S/C
    Train stations Thornlie
    Bus services Bus service to Thornlie Train Station

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    2016 Census Summary Thornlie Perth
    Population - usually resident 23,153 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 37 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 8,014 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 682 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,449 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 8,699 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 12 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Maddington 24.6%
    Parkwood 21.2%
    Gosnells 17.9%

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