Suburb Spotlight – Roleystone

Our featured suburb for the month of November is Roleystone. Are you thinking about making the move to this beautiful suburb in the hills? Here’s some information about the suburb.

  • Roleystone is 30km from Perth and 8km from Armadale.
  • It was referred to as “The Rolling Stone” and “Rowley Stone” in early police reports.
  • The area was subdivided into farmlets in 1902, and was subsequently developed as orchards and market gardens.
  • As of the 2011 census Roleystone had a population of 6762.
  • There were 2950 dwellings in Roleystone as of the 2011 census.
  • 9% of homes are rented
  • Nearby schools include: Roleystone P.S., Roleystone District High School and Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School (Kelmscott)
  • Latest rental data: 1-2 person dwellings – $360, 5+ person dwellings: $650