South Fremantle

South Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

South Fremantle

South Fremantle is an established residential area within the City of Fremantle. Spanning two square kilometres, the land has harbour uses in the west sector as well as some commercial land use. Settlement of South Fremantle started in 1831 with growth taking place in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Expansion continued during the 1950s and 1960s and again in the early 1990s when new dwellings were added to the area.

Life in South Fremantle

With the Fremantle city centre just kilometres away, residents of South Fremantle will not want for things to do. South Beach is a major feature within the suburb, bringing to life its coastal appeal and there are plenty of local parks to explore. Other features of note are South Fremantle Shopping Centre, South Fremantle Market Place and Success Harbour Train Station, which provides convenient transport into Perth.

  • South Fremantle Facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 17
    Postcode 6162
    Local Government Fremantle
    Local Schools Christ the King School, South Fremantle S.H.S.
    Nearby Schools Christian Brothers College (Fremantle) , St Patrick's Primary School (Fremantle) , Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Hilton)
    Shops South Fremantle Shopping Centre
    Train Stations Fremantle
    Bus Services Bus Service to Fremantle Train Station

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    2011 Census Summary South Fremantle Perth
    Population - Usually Resident 2,999 1,645,573
    Median Age of Residents (Years) 44 35
    Average Household Size (persons) 2.00 2.55
    Total Households 1,248 604,425
    Number of Occupied Dwellings * 1,408 595,499
    Number of Unoccupied Dwellings 161 57,529
    Median Weekly Household Income $1,407 $1,481
    Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment $1,953 $2,008
    Median Weekly Rent $370 $327

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