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Burns Beach

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Burns Beach is 3,619, with a population density of 10.92 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Burns Beach is bounded by the City of Wanneroo in the north, Marmion Avenue in the east, Burns Beach Road and Ocean Parade in the south, and the Indian Ocean in the west.

Name origin

Burns Beach is named after an early farmer in the area. It was originally known as Burns.

Settlement history

Development of the area dates primarily from the late 1990s. Rapid growth took place between 2006 and 2011 as large numbers of new dwellings were added to the area. The population is expected to continue to increase, largely from the Burns Beach estate.

Land use

Burns Beach is a new residential area, with substantial bushland in the north.

Major features

Major features of the area include Burns Beach Bushland and Burns Beach.