Martin, Western Australia

Martin is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Gosnells. It was named in 1974 after a pioneer family of the Gosnells district, and in particular Edward Victor Martin who had served for 37 years on the council.[2]

PerthWestern Australia
Martin is located in Perth
Coordinates32°04′16″S 116°02′13″E / 32.071°S 116.037°E / -32.071; 116.037Coordinates: 32°04′16″S 116°02′13″E / 32.071°S 116.037°E / -32.071; 116.037
Population1,163 (2011 census)[1]
LGA(s)City of Gosnells
State electorate(s)Kalamunda
Federal Division(s)Canning
Suburbs around Martin:
Maddington Orange Grove Canning Mills
Gosnells Martin Canning Mills
Kelmscott Kelmscott Roleystone


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Martin (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 February 2017.  
  2. ^ Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of metropolitan suburb names – M". Retrieved 10 October 2008.