• Yanchep

    • -2.7% ANNUAL
      GROWTH
    • $360,000 ANNUAL
      MED.PRICE
    • 8,868 POPULATION

    Yanchep is an outer suburb located on the coast, 56 kilometres north of Perth. Originally a small crayfishing settlement, it was developed by entrepreneur Alan Bond in the 1970s. The name ‘Yanchep’ was adapted from the Nyoongar word ‘Yandjip’, or ‘Yanget’, which is their word for the bulrush reed that is abundant around the wetlands of the area. Its boundaries as a suburb are extremely large, covering over 220 square kilometres and taking up almost the entire northern and north-eastern portion of the City of Wanneroo.

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    KEY FACTS

    Distance to Perth (km) 48
    Postcode 6035
    Local Government Wanneroo
    Local schools Yanchep District High School
    Shops Yanchep Central Shopping Centre
    Train stations Butler
    Bus services To Butler Station
     

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    2016 Census Summary Yanchep Perth
    Population - usually resident 8,868 1,943,858
    Median age of residents (years) 34 36
    Average household size (persons) 3.00 3.00
    Number of occupied dwellings * 2,910 690,280
    Number of unoccupied dwellings 450 85,730
    Median weekly household income $1,511 $1,643
    Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,050 $2,000
    Total private dwellings 3,357 776,015
    Area (sqkm) 219 6,416
    * Excludes visitor only households
     

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    Growth of Nearby Suburbs

    Muchea 17.8%
    Two Rocks 1.4%
    Eglinton -14.5%

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