Applecross is home to 6,887 people with approximately 2.5 people residing in a total of 3,103 dwellings. Known to be one of Perth’s most affluent suburbs, the median house price is $1,475,000 and weekly rent is around $520 (as of August 2017). Home to mostly older couples and families (22.2%), and some established couples and families (14.7%) the population above age 55 accounts for 55.5% of the suburb’s residents.
Applecross is a riverside suburb known for a few key landmarks such as the South Perth yacht club and Raffles Hotel. Looking towards the future, this part of Perth is very exciting with the Canning Bridge Structure Plan bringing improvements to the area’s infrastructure and land. Applecross is less than 8km from Perth CBD and 11km from Fremantle. This coupled with the local road, river and rail infrastructure, the area is a key hub for future Perth.
Applecross Senior High School located on Links Road is one of the most sought after in the state making the area extremely popular for families. With streets aligned with beautiful Jacaranda Trees and incredible parks like Heathcote, Applecross is a striking place to live.