Leda, Western Australia

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Leda
Perth,  Western Australia
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Leda, seen from Kwinana Lookout
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Leda
Coordinates 32°16′08″S115°48′43″E / 32.269°S 115.812°E / -32.269; 115.812 Coordinates: 32°16′08″S115°48′43″E / 32.269°S 115.812°E / -32.269; 115.812
Population3,357 (2011 census) [1]
 • Density685/km2 (1,774/sq mi)
Established1969
Postcode(s) 6170
Area4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
LGA(s) City of Kwinana
State electorate(s) Kwinana
Federal Division(s) Brand
Suburbs around Leda:
Kwinana Beach Calista Kwinana Town Centre
East Rockingham Leda Wellard
East Rockingham Cooloongup Wellard

Leda is a southern suburb of Perth, Western Australia within the City of Kwinana. Leda is one of the five main suburbs of Kwinana.

Leda is one of the Kwinana suburbs named after a ship. The brig Leda brought settlers to the new Swan River Colony in January 1830. The suburb name was approved in 1969.

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Leda (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 December 2014. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg