Belmont, W.A., 6104, is a well established suburb loacted 6km from Perth CBD and near the swan river. Being a well establsihed suburb, Belmont has easy access to shopping and leisure centres, schools and public transport.
The suburb is predominantly made up of houses, amounting to nearly 70% of properties in Belmont. Whereas only 2% of properties are Duplexes, Villas and Townhouses and 29% of properties are Flats, Units and Apartments. For a more detailed description about different property types, check out our types of property page.
Prices and Trends
The median price of a house in Belmont is between $380,000 and $410,000 while the median price for rent is around $330 per week. Unlike Rivervale, Belmont’s residents range from older couples and families to established couples and families and independent youth. These residents make up over 45% of the population in the suburb.
There are a number of primary and secondary schools that are located in, and around, Belmont. The closest of these are Belmont City College and Belmont Primary School, both of which are located within the suburb. For a more detailed list of schools located within the City of Belmont, check out their Schools page on their website.
If you’re a little older and are looking for the closest University, Curtin University is located about 10km away from Belmont, and will only take about 20 minutes to drive there. Alternatively, UWA is only around 15km away, and ECU’s Mt Lawley campus is only 7.4km away.
Belmont is only located around 6km from Perth CBD and has easy access to the graham farmer freeway and the Swan river. With buses running frequently it could take you less than half an hour to get from your home to Belmont Forum Shopping centre. Unfortunately, the closest railway lines are the Armadale and Thronlie lines which are over 5km away, however, with great eastern highway close-by, getting into the city is a simple, and easy task. Catching the bus into the city will only take around 40 minutes. To find out which buses to catch, check out the Transperth journey planner website.
Belmont is also located near orrong road and the newly refurbished tonkin highway, which gives you easy access to Perth Airport.
Belmont Forum is the closest shopping centre to Belmont, located around 3km away depending on where you are located in the suburb. The shopping centre can easily be accessed via Public transport and via Abernethy road or Belmont ave. Belmont forum can cater for all of your needs, with there being large-chain supermarkets as well as smaller, fresh food markets, a number of clothing stores, jewelers and cafes.
There are also corner delis and small chain supermarkets close-by in Belmont if you forgot that one item on your shopping list!
Belmont has access to a variety of different community events and sporting clubs that are close-by. These can vary from athletics to cricket, and from football to baseball. All of these sporting clubs are located nearby, and are easily accessible via car or public transport.
In Faulkner park, one of Belmont’s public parks, is home to a number of different family events. These include the Carols in the park and the Autumn river festival. Belmont also offers a leisure center and public library. If you wish to find out more, check out the City of Belmont’s website.