About the profile areas
The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Hyde Park is 1,855, with a population density of 29.95 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Hyde Park is bounded by Opey Avenue in the north, Unley Road in the east, Northgate Street in the south and Wood Street in the west.
Hyde Park is named after the famous park in England.
2015 ABS ERP
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Settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s, with land used mainly for farming. Gradual growth took place during the 1870s and 1880s. Significant development occurred in the early to mid 1900s. The population and dwelling stock fluctuated slightly between 1991 and 2011.
Hyde Park is an established residential area, with commercial areas along King William Road and Unley Road.
A major feature of the area is Walford Anglican School for Girls.