Deakin is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital
Territory and is about 4 kms south-southwest of
ACT's capital city of Canberra. In the 2011
Australian census the population of Deakin was
2,783 when there were 1,540 Females and 1,243
Males living there. The median age for people
living in Deakin was 43.
Deakin (postcode: 2600) is a suburb of Canberra,
Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Development began in the 1920s, although the
vast majority of the Deakin suburb was built after
1945. Deakin is a largely residential suburb. It
includes the official residence of the Prime
Minister, The Lodge, and the Royal Australian Mint.