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Lakelands Suburb Profile

Is Lakelands a good suburb? Find out in our suburb review for Lakelands, WA, 6180, including the latest median house price, suburb population and more.

Ocean Hill, Lakelands, entry statement

Suburb Snap Shot

Lakelands is a suburb on the rise, with a rich blend of amenities, educational options, and community spirit. As it continues to evolve and expand, it promises to be an attractive destination for those seeking a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle in the greater Perth metropolitan area. Whether you’re a young family seeking a safe and nurturing environment for your children, a professional looking for accessibility, or someone who values a strong sense of community, Lakelands has something to offer everyone.

Key Statistics:

  • Post Code: 6180
  • Local Government: City of Mandurah
  • Land Area: 7.1 km²
  • Freestanding houses: 99.2%
  • Medium density housing: 0.3%
  • High density housing: 0.0%


Demographic Highlights

Lakelands Greater Perth
Median Age 32 37
Median weekly household income $1,821 $1,865
Households with mortgage 55% 41.9%
Households renting 23.1% 26.6%
Family households 79.7% 71.5%
Couples with children 47.1% 45.7%
Persons born overseas 35.6% 40.5%
University qualification 14.3% 26.5%
Trade qualification 25.6% 16.9%
Unemployment rate 5.6% 5.3%
Demographic Data Source - ABS Census 2021
Median house and rental prices current as at September 2023

Map of Lakelands

Frequently Asked Questions

Lakelands is a suburb located in the southwestern region of Western Australia. Positioned approximately 72 kilometres south of Perth’s central business district, Lakelands is part of the Peel region and the City of Mandurah local government area.

Lakelands is situated approximately 75 kilometres southeast of the Perth Central Business District (CBD). The suburb’s location places it within a reasonable commuting distance, with travel times typically ranging from 45 minutes to 1 hour by car, subject to traffic conditions.

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