Applecross is an affluent suburb located approximately 6.6 km from Perth’s CBD on The Swan River. While some commercial properties line an area south of Applecross, it is primarily residential. The City of Melville is in charge of the local government.
Applecross is an exceptional suburb with a population of nearly 7,000. Around 51 per cent of the residents are 35 years old or older and 28.1 per cent are above the age of 50. The average age of residents is 43 years old. 79.2 residents are couples, 31.2 per cent have children. 12 per cent of homes in Applecross are single-person households.
If you visit Applecross in the late spring, you will see Applecross’ famed Jacaranda trees in bloom. The trees line nearly every street in Applecross, and the city hosts an annual Jacaranda festival in late November.
Aside from beautiful blooms, Applecross has numerous greenspaces for recreation as well as an impressive life in the water. The South of Perth Yacht Club is a marvellous place to enjoy an afternoon near the water.
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The schools near Applecross are among the best in the vicinity, and parents rave about the daycare options. Applecross is a short drive from Perth, and the bus and rail lines make a trip to the city even more manageable.
People who searched Applecross also searched for Mosman Park and Peppermint Grove properties. Properties in these locations are considerably pricier but offer a similar lifestyle and quality of schools to Applecross along with fantastic views of the Swan River.
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