Padbury Suburb Profile

September 04, 2016
Shae Aiello


The suburb of Padbury is located 20km from the Perth CBD. It is approximately 6 square kilometres in size, with 11 parks covering nearly 4.9% of its total area.

Padbury is bordered by four major roads - Whitfords Avenue, Mitchell Freeway, Hepburn Avenue and Marmion Avenue. It is surrounded by the suburbs of Craigie, Kingsley, Duncraig and Hillarys.

Facilities / Landmarks / Features

For a small suburb, Padbury has many options when it comes to primary schools. There are three to choose from - Padbury Primary School, Bambara Primary School and Padbury Catholic Primary School.

Residents in Padbury have a choice of Forest Plaza or Padbury Shopping Centre, or nearby Woodvale Boulevard Shopping Centre.

Padbury is also home to Pinaroo Valley Memorial Park, which is widely considered to be the most environmentally responsible cemetery in Australia.


In the 2016 Census, there were 8,183 people in Padbury, which is a 2% decline since the 2011 Census.

The median age was 37 years, with the most predominant age group being 30-34 years old (8.4%). People aged 65+ years old made up 13.5% of the population.

Households in Padbury have an average of 2.6 people per household, and the majority are made up of couples with children (45.8%).

In Padbury 57.5% of people work full time, with 43.1% doing 40+ hours each week. The majority work in a Professional occupation (22.5%).

The median weekly incomes are $788 personal, $2,024 family and $1,766 household.


The majority of dwellings in Padbury are separate houses (92.6%) with 3 bedrooms (48.3%). Most homes are owned with a mortgage (47%) with a median monthly mortgage repayment of $2,000. Only 19.2% of homes are rented, with a median weekly rental payment of $400.

Property Market

After staying steady around $565,000 - $570,000 in 2014 and 2015, the median sales price in Padbury throughout 2018 has remained around the $520,000 mark before dropping to $510,000 in July 2018.

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