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Drumminor Ward

About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Drumminor Ward is 15,299, with a population density of 21.12 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Drumminor Ward is bounded by Milne Road, Golden Grove Road and Grenfell Road in the north, Hancock Road in the east, North East Road and Montague Road in the south, and the City of Salisbury in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from mid 1800s, with growth during the late 1800s. Significant development did not occur until the 1950s, with rapid residential growth during the 1960s and 1970s. The population declined gradually between 1991 and 2006, and then was relatively stable between 2006 and 2011, a result of few new dwellings being added to the area and a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

Land use

Drumminor Ward is an established residential area.

Major features

Major features of the area include Waterworld Aquatic Centre, Drumminor Gardens House & Cemetery, Druminor Reserve, Ladywood Reserve, Modbury Football Oval, Modbury Soccer Club, Modbury Sports Reserve, Sherwood Park, Ashley Avenue Dog Park, Burragah Recreation Centre and several schools.

Included areas

Drumminor Ward includes the suburbs of Modbury North, Redwood Park and Ridgehaven.