The City of Belmont is part of Perth’s Eastern Region and a powerhouse in the regional economy of Greater Perth. The City contributes $7.84 billion to the Gross State Product, with Belmont ranked as the 5th most productive of the Greater Perth area Local Governments.
Six industry sectors collectively contribute to over 80% of the City’s gross output of over $16 million. These sectors are Manufacturing, Transport, Postal & Warehousing, Mining, Construction, Wholesale Trade and Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.
Belmont workers are the third most productive in the Greater Perth area with each individual producing $160,249 towards annual Gross Regional Product.
Almost 3,500 businesses actively operate in the City of Belmont. These are mainly located in the Kewdale industrial area, along the Great Eastern Highway in Rivervale, in Ascot and in Belmont, between them providing over 48,500 full time jobs.