Well suited to couples, retirees and families with children, locals describe North Perth as a terrific area with many lovingly restored character homes and trendy apartments and townhouses.
The tree-lined streets of North Perth make walking to cafes, restaurants and shops a breeze. Whether you’re looking for specialist fresh organic foods or a flagship supermarket, North Perth has all bases covered. With Beatty Park Pool and fitness centre close by, keeping fit and healthy has never been easier.
This friendly neighbourhood is a hub of activity, and just a 15 minute walk to the thriving cafe culture of Leederville, Highgate, Mt Hawthorn and Mt Lawley. There is also an emerging cafe strip in Angove Street which is also home to an art gallery and the Angove Street Collective which offers a range of high-end speciality goods. Around the corner on Fitzgerald Street there’s the famous Rosemount Hotel, ten pin bowling, cafes and restaurants and North Perth Plaza has all your shopping needs catered for.
Families love the child-friendly parks for recreation as well as sporting interests and the suburb is well served with childcare, pre-primary and primary schools and centres. Doctors, Dentists, Hairdressers and Beauticians are all on the doorstep. Bordered by Leederville, Mt Hawthorn, Mt Lawley and the CBD, North Perth ticks so many of the lifestyle boxes.
North Perth’s demographic mix reflects the diversity of the suburb, with 20.1% of residents under the age of 19 years. The largest group (66.2%) is the 20- 64 age bracket with 13.7% aged 65+.
Couples dominate the demographic in North Perth representing 54.2% of all households. 35% of households have children, and singles make up 28% of the North Perth community.
Kyilla and North Perth Primary Schools and Aranmore Catholic College are close by. Mt Lawley Senior High School is an easy commute and Mercedes College, a private all girls’ high school located in the CBD. There is also a TAFE campus close by on Oxford Street, Leederville.
The main streets of North Perth are impressive in their diversity, with restaurants, retail facilities and entertainment venues all within the suburb.
The properties in North Perth are characterised by a charm of decades past, with many having undergone renovations over the years.
North Perth remains a multicultural suburb which is home to the WA Italian Club that offer a range of superb club activities for the Italian community in Perth.
With its copper-roofed towers, the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation of Our Lady – Evangelismos is a North Perth landmark. The church has an active Youth Group, Saturday Greek language classes, Greek and English Services, a Bookshop and Library.