Leederville, Western Australia

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Leederville
PerthWestern Australia
Oxford Street, Leederville.jpg
Oxford Street, Leederville
Leederville is located in Perth
Leederville
Leederville
Coordinates 31°56′10″S 115°50′02″E / 31.936°S 115.834°E / -31.936; 115.834Coordinates: 31°56′10″S 115°50′02″E / 31.936°S 115.834°E / -31.936; 115.834
Population 2,943 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 6007
Location 4 km (2 mi) NW of Perth CBD
LGA(s) City of Vincent
State electorate(s) Perth
Federal Division(s) Curtin
Suburbs around Leederville:
Wembley Mount Hawthorn North Perth
Wembley Leederville North Perth
West Leederville West Leederville West Perth

Leederville is a locality within the City of Vincent in the Perth metropolitan region of Western Australia. It is home to Aranmore Catholic College, the Schools of Isolated and Distance Education, Central Institute of Technology Leederville Campus, Trinity Theological College, and St Mary's Church. The suburb was named after William Henry Leeder, the original grantee of land that encompassed the area.[2][3]

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  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "State Suburbs: Leederville". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Progressive Leederville.". The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 14 November 1935. p. 10 Edition: LATE CITY. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "OLD WEST AUSTRALIANS.". The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 7 September 1929. p. 22. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 

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