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    Suburb Information for Kaleen (ACT 2617)

History

Kaleen’ comes from the language of the Wiradhuri Tribe of the Central West of New South Wales, meaning ‘water’.

The suburb name "Kaleen" was gazetted on 15 January 1974

Street Naming Theme

The names of the streets in Kaleen are named after Australian Rivers.

Facilities

Distance to City GPO:

3.6 km

Closest Major Shopping Centre

BELCONNEN MALL - 4.1 km

Closest hospital

CALVARY PRIVATE HOSPITAL - 3.1 km

Closest Educational Institutions:

Primary School

ST MICHAEL'S PRIMARY SCHOOL - 0.5 km

High School

KALEEN HIGH - 0.8 km

College

RADFORD COLLEGE - 2.5 km

University

UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA, BRUCE - 2.5 km

(approximate straight line distances)

Profile

Houses: 94.2%
Townhouses: 2.0%
Flats & units: 3.7%
Other: 0.0%
Average age: 39 years
Population: 7,313