DemographicsWanniassa is approximately 5.4 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Wanniassa was 7512. The population is 50% male and 50% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Wanniassa are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $2000 to $2999 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $350 to $449.
DescriptionWanniassa (postcode 2903) is a suburb in Australia's capital, Canberra: more specifically, in the city's southern district of Tuggeranong. Wanniassa takes its name from a pastoral property granted to Thomas McQuoid in 1835, which he named after Wanayasa in West Java, Indonesia, where McQuoid had previously owned property. Streets in Wanniassa are named after Victorian state politicians and the suburb was gazetted on 21 May 1974. A wide variety of facilities are located in Wanniassa. The Erindale Centre is located in the south east of Wanniassa and provides a number of service and retail outlets. Other facilities include Erindale Vikings Club, Active Leisure Centre, the Erindale Theatre and the Erindale Library. The Wanniassa Centre is a smaller retail centre located at the north of the suburb, housing a Supabarn Supermarket and various other businesses.