Kilkenny, South Australia
Adelaide, South Australia
Looking south on David Terrace. Kilkenny is on the left.
|Population||1,551 (2006 census)
1,392 (2001 Census)
|Location||7.5 km (5 mi) NW of Adelaide city centre|
|LGA(s)||City of Charles Sturt|
|State electorate(s)||Croydon (2012) & Enfield (2012)|
|Federal Division(s)||Port Adelaide (2012)|
The area incorporating the current suburb of Kilkenny was subdivided in 1849 as the Township of Kilkenny.
The age distribution of Kilkenny residents is similar to that of the greater Australian population. 71.4% of residents were over 25 years in 2006, compared to the Australian average of 66.5%; and 28.6% were younger than 25 years, compared to the Australian average of 33.5%.
State and federal
Kilkenny lies in the state electoral districts of Croydon and Enfield and the federal electoral division of Port Adelaide. The suburb is represented in the South Australian House of Assembly by Michael Atkinson (Croydon) and John Rau (Enfield)  and federally by Mark Butler.
Challa Gardens Primary School is located on Humphries Terrace.
Facilities and attractions
Shopping and dining
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- Australian Bureau of Statistics (9 March 2006). "Kilkenny (State Suburb)". 2001 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2 February 2012.
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