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Holden Hill

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Holden Hill is 2,750, with a population density of 17.38 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Holden Hill is bounded by Grand Junction Road in the north, Delray Avenue, Lambert Avenue and the western boundary of Hope Valley Reservoir in the east, Lyons Road in the south and Tarton Road and North East Road in the west.

Name origin

Holden Hill is named after Robert Haldon, an original landowner.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from 1850s, being one of the older areas in the City of Tea Tree Gully. Significant development did not occur until the post-war era, with rapid growth in the 1970s and 1980s. The population has fluctuated slightly since the early 1990s, a result of small changes in dwelling stock and the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

Land use

Holden Hill is an established residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Bentley Reserve, Holden Hill Community Centre and Kildare College.

Included areas

Part of the suburb of Holden Hill is located in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.