Clapham, South Australia
Adelaide, South Australia
|Population||1,562 (2006 census)|
|Location||8 km (5 mi) from Adelaide|
|LGA(s)||City of Mitcham|
Clapham (postcode 5062), located approximately 8 km south of the Adelaide CBD, is a primarily residential suburb situated within the City of Mitcham. The suburb is named after Clapham in London, England. Neighbouring suburbs are Colonel Light Gardens, Panorama, Lynton, Torrens Park and Lower Mitcham.
Public transport to this suburb includes the Belair railway line (Torrens Park and Lynton stations) and Adelaide Metro bus route 200, which travels along East Parkway. Until 1995 it was also served by the Clapham railway station.
The state government school, Clapham Primary School, is located in Clapham and is an R-7 school. Out of schools hours child care is provided through the school.
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