Swanbourne, Western Australia, Australia


Swanbourne is an upper-middle class suburb characterised by renovated Federation-style homes. Bound by Stirling Road to the east, the Fremantle railway line to the south and the Indian Ocean to the west, it is 10 kilometres from Perth City and spans 3.6 square kilometres.

Life in SwanBourne

Residents of Swanbourne can enjoy all the attributes of city living while being removed from excessive urbanisation. Features unique to the suburb include Cottesloe Golf Course, Swanbourne Beach, which offers beautiful views to a number of homes in the area, and the Swanbourne Railway Station. Swanbourne Primary School, Swanbourne Senior High School and Scotch College are the local schools.

  • SwanBourne Facts


    Distance to Perth (km) 12
    Postcode 6010
    Local Government Claremont
    Local Schools Swanbourne P.S., Shenton College, Scotch College
    Nearby Schools Holy Spirit School (City Beach) , St Thomas' Primary School (Claremont) , John XXIII College (Mount Claremont) , Christ Church Grammar School (Claremont) , St Hilda's Anglican School for Girl's (Mosman Park)
    Shops Claremont Shopping Centre
    Train Stations Swanbourne
    Bus Services Local Bus Service

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    2011 Census Summary SwanBourne Perth
    Population - Usually Resident 3,508 1,645,573
    Median Age of Residents (Years) 37 35
    Average Household Size (persons) 2.00 2.55
    Total Households 1,213 604,425
    Number of Occupied Dwellings * 1,357 595,499
    Number of Unoccupied Dwellings 145 57,529
    Median Weekly Household Income $2,493 $1,481
    Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment $2,757 $2,008
    Median Weekly Rent $350 $327

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