Mount Hawthorn Quick Facts
- Population of 5849 (as of 2006 Census)
- Medium age of residents is 35
- First subdivided in 1887 and was originally called Hawthorn Estate
Just a short drive from the CBD, and only minutes away from Leederville, Mount Hawthorn has become one of the most sought-after suburbs in the metropolitan area. Famous for it’s café strip and selection of restaurants and pubs, Mount Hawthorn is a thriving entertainment precinct.
The Paddington Ale House (the Paddo to the locals) and Oxford Hotel are a couple of popular night spots that attract a friendly and diverse crowd. The stylish Mezz Shopping Centre is close by and has a great selection of gourmet food, fashion and specialty stores.
Picturesque, safe and clean open spaces like McKenzie and Brittania Parks are popular with the local community. You’ll see lots of families enjoying themselves during the weekends and there are plenty of walkers and joggers out in the mornings and evenings.
Mount Hawthorn has a 5 year growth rate of 13.2% and is a real favourite with young families and investors.
Photo credit::Jo Serwey