City of Subiaco

City of Subiaco is a local government area of Western Australia. It covers an area of approximately 7 km² in inner western metropolitan Perth, the capital of Western Australia and lies about 3 km west of the Perth CBD.

City of Subiaco
Western Australia
Population19,359 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density2,340/km2 (6,100/sq mi)
Established1896
Area7.0 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
MayorPenny Taylor
Council seatSubiaco
RegionWest Metropolitan Perth
State electorate(s)Nedlands
Federal Division(s)Curtin
WebsiteCity of Subiaco
LGAs around City of Subiaco:
Cambridge Cambridge Vincent
Nedlands City of Subiaco Perth
Nedlands Kings Park Kings Park

History

The Subiaco Municipality was gazetted in 1896, and was proclaimed a city on 1 March 1952.

On 1 July 2016 the area south of Aberdare Road was transferred to the City of Perth.[2]

Wards

The town is divided into 4 wards, each of three councillors. The mayor is directly elected.

  • North Ward
  • South Ward
  • Central Ward
  • East Ward

Suburbs

* These localities are only partially contained within the LGA boundary.

Population

Year Population
19034,702
19118,926
192113,647
193316,809
194718,789
195417,642
196116,033
196616,621
197117,119
197615,271
198114,139
198614,826
199114,971
199614,804
200115,189
200616,380
201117,574
201619,359

See also

  • AmpFest, Youth and music festival overseen by the City of Subiaco

References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Subiaco (C)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 26 November 2017.
  2. "Ward areas". City of Subiaco. Retrieved 28 August 2016.

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