Claremont, Western Australia, Australia


Views of the Swan River are a fixture of the beautiful, leafy suburb of Claremont. Part of Perth's exclusive 'Western Suburbs' area, Claremont is an affluent suburb with some well-placed parklands and commercial areas.

Life in Claremont

There is much to do in the self-sufficient suburb of Claremont. Home to some iconic fixtures of Perth, Claremont has long since established itself as a thriving urban destination with a leafy, relaxed backdrop. One of the most recognised features of the suburb is the Claremont Showgrounds, which hosts the much-loved Perth Royal Show every year, as well as a number of festivals. The Claremont Quarter Shopping Centre satisfies retail needs, while the suburbs nightlife is serviced by popular establishments like the Claremont Hotel, On the Terrace and Club Bay View. Other features include the Claremont Train Station and Claremont Oval, home to the Claremont Football Club.

  • Claremont Facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 10
    Postcode 6010
    Local Government Claremont
    Local Schools Claremont Pre-School, Claremont P.S., Claremont Community Kindergaten, Graylands P.S., East Claremont P.S., Methodist Ladies College, Gumnut Montessori School, Edith Cowan University, St Thomas' Primary School
    Nearby Schools St Thomas' Primary School , Christ Church Grammar School , Holy Spirit School (City Beach) , John XXIII College (Mount Claremont) , St Hilda's Anglican School for Girl's (Mosman Park) , Scotch College (Swanbourne)
    Shops Claremont Shopping Centre
    Train Stations Loch Street or Claremont
    Bus Services Bus service to Claremont Train Station

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    2011 Census Summary Claremont Perth
    Population - Usually Resident 7,594 1,645,573
    Median Age of Residents (Years) 40 35
    Average Household Size (persons) 2.00 2.55
    Total Households 3,050 604,425
    Number of Occupied Dwellings * 3,568 595,499
    Number of Unoccupied Dwellings 522 57,529
    Median Weekly Household Income $1,674 $1,481
    Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment $2,574 $2,008
    Median Weekly Rent $375 $327

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