• Tom Price

    • 32.4% ANNUAL
    • $450,000 ANNUAL
    • 3,005 POPULATION
    Tom Price is an iron mining town in the Pilbara region, 1458 kilometres north northeast of Perth and 89 kilometres north of Paraburdoo. Following the discovery and development of the iron mining industry in this area in the 1960s, a private townsite named Tom Price was established by Rio Tinto Southern Pty Ltd. It was officially named Tom Price Townsite in 1967, but was not a gazetted townsite until 1985. The townsite derives its name from Mount Tom Price, a mountain in the Hamersley Range named in 1962. The name Mount Tom Price was proposed by Rio Tinto Southern Pty Ltd after the late Mr Tom Price, a colleague of... read more
    Interactive Map
  • Tom Price facts


    Postcode 6751
    Local Government Ashburton
    Primary schools Tom Price Primary School, North Tom Price Primary School, Paraburdoo Primary School, Yandeyarra Remote Community School, Pannawonica Primary School, Newman Primary School, South Newman Primary School, Roebourne District High School, Wickham Primary School, Burringurrah Remote Community School
    Secondary schools Tom Price Senior High School, Yandeyarra Remote Community School, Pannawonica Primary School, Newman Senior High School, Roebourne District High School, Burringurrah Remote Community School, St Luke's College, Karratha Senior High School, Nullagine Primary School, Marble Bar Primary School

    Property ownership types

    Tom Price property types

    2016 Census Summary Tom Price Regional WA
    Population - usually resident 3,005 524,167
    Median age of residents (years) 31 39
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 892 176,495
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 314 47,139
    Median weekly household income $2,490 $1,415
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $737 $1,700
    Total private dwellings 1,209 223,635
    Area (sqkm) 74 2,520,230
    * Excludes visitor only households

    Tom Price by age

    Tom Price households

    Properties In This Suburb

    Find an agent in Tom Price

    Take the guesswork out of finding a real estate agent. Use our tool to search by location, agent name or agency name and compare real estate agent data.


    Crime statistics