Langford, Western Australia

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Langford
PerthWestern Australia
Langford is located in Perth
Langford
Langford
Coordinates 32°02′38″S 115°56′31″E / 32.044°S 115.942°E / -32.044; 115.942Coordinates: 32°02′38″S 115°56′31″E / 32.044°S 115.942°E / -32.044; 115.942
Population 4,843 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 6147
LGA(s) City of Gosnells
State electorate(s) Cannington
Federal Division(s) Burt
Suburbs around Langford:
Ferndale Beckenham
Lynwood Langford
Parkwood Thornlie Thornlie

Langford is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Gosnells. Its postcode is 6147.

Langford is a working-class residential suburb located approximately 11 km from Perth's central business district. Recently the suburb has been upgraded and redeveloped, especially since it now links to a major highway. The suburb has had its share of social problems having originally had a large proportion of state run housing, much of which has now been renovated and sold to private owners. Langford offers facilities such as several primary schools, several churches, a sporting complex and shopping centre including a delicatessen, pub and chemist.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Langford (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-05.