Ocean Reef Suburb Research
Ocean Reef
About Ocean Reef
Previously called Beaumaris, Ocean Reef is a fairly modern suburb with a distinct population of migrants hailing from the United Kingdom. Residents commute to Ocean Reef city center, which is 24 kilometres away, through the Mitchell Freeway or by train from the city station in Joondalup.

Ocean Reef has a good host of facilities for its residents including commercial areas, five schools and access to more shopping options in Joondalup City. The central hub of leisure and recreation is Mullaloo Beach, which runs south from Ocean Reef harbour to Pinnaroo Point.

Along the coast of Ocean Reef, there are excellent parklands as well. Walking and cycling paths line the stretch of coastline, encouraging residents to pursue exercise any time of the year. Much of the suburb's development took place in the 80s until the early 90s. Since then, it has enjoyed a relatively population.

The major points of interest in the community include Beaumaris City Shopping Center, Ocean Reef Boat Harbor, Ocean Reef Shopping Center, Lexcen Park, Beaumaris Park, Ocean Reef Park, Santiago Park and Mirror Park.

Ocean Reef is served by five academic institutions namely Beaumaris Primary School, Ocean Reef Primary School, St. Simon Peter Catholic Primary School and the secondary level schools of Prendiville Catholic College and Ocean Reef Senior High. More schools can be found in Beldon, Connolly, Currambine, Heathridge and Mullaloo.

The suburb has boundaries composed of Shenton Avenue in the north, Oceanside Promenade and Mullaloo suburb in the south and Marmion Avenue in the east. The breath-taking Indian Ocean is in the west.
Schools in Ocean Reef
Ocean Reef Real Estate Market Statistics
The information herein provided is deemed to be reliable but accuracy is not guaranteed.
Census Summary 2006 - Ocean Reef
Population - Usually Resident
8,091
Median Age of Residents (Years)
38
Residents less than 19
32%
Residents 20-64
60%
Residents over 65
8%
Average Household Size (persons)
3.1
Median Weekly Household Income
$1,588
Median Monthly Mortgage Repayment
$1,500
Median Weekly Rent
$280
Number of Occupied Dwellings
2,541
Fully Owned 1
35%
Being Purchased 2
52%
Being Rented 2
13%
Other 2
0%
*2006 Censis Statistics provided by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

1. Excludes visitor only households
2. % Calcs exclude Not Stated Component
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