Suburb Spotlight – Scarborough

Scarborough WA

Our featured suburb for this month is Scarborough. Are you thinking about renting in the area? Here are some quick facts –

  • Scarborough is 14 km northwest of the Perth CBD
  • It is a coastal suburb
  • Scarborough is named after the English beach resort of Scarborough, North Yorkshire
  • The suburb has a population of about 14,300 people with 25% of residents born overseas, predominantly in the United Kingdom.
  • Scarborough is home to the high-rise hotel Rendezvous Observation City which was built in 1986.
  • Scarborough is an entertainment precinct with bars, restaurants and a nightclub.
  • There is one school in the area – Scarborough Primary School.

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