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Wellard Suburb Profile

Is Wellard a good suburb? Find out in our suburb review for Wellard, WA, 6170, including the latest median house price, suburb population and more.

Cassia, Kwinana basketball hoop in the backyard

Suburb Snap Shot

Situated approximately 33 kilometres south of Perth’s CBD, Wellard presents a tranquil residential environment with easy access to both urban amenities and the region’s natural beauty.

The suburb features a range of housing options, from single-family homes to contemporary apartments, catering to various preferences. Families benefit from the presence of local schools, parks, and shopping facilities, enhancing the quality of life.

The proximity to scenic beaches like Rockingham Beach and Kwinana Beach provides recreational opportunities. With dependable public transportation links, Wellard ensures convenient connectivity to Perth and its surrounding areas. Wellard is a trusted choice for those seeking a serene and well-connected community in Western Australia.

Key Statistics:

  • Post Code: 6170
  • Local Government: City of Kwinana
  • Land Area: 118km²
  • Freestanding houses: 95.2%
  • Medium density housing: 2.5%
  • High density housing: 2.3%

Demographic Highlights

Wellard Greater Perth
Median Age 31 37
Median weekly household income $2,115 $1,865
Households with mortgage 63.8% 41.9%
Households renting 25.4% 26.6%
Family households 80.7% 71.5%
Couples with children 55.7% 45.7%
Persons born overseas 46.4% 40.5%
University qualification 25.6% 26.5%
Trade qualification 21.9% 16.9%
Unemployment rate 4.8% 5.3%


Demographic Data Source - ABS Census 2021
Median house and rental prices current as at September 2023

Map of Wellard