Alphington, 3078 Suburb Profile

About Alphington

Alphington is a suburb in Victoria, 7km North-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 5080 residents, who tend to be 46-55 year old professionals, with a post grad in the field of Creative arts. They are renters with no kids, 1 car and prefer cycling as their primary transport method. There are 2046 properties in Alphington, with 1 Bed unit/Apartment a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Great
  • Cafes: Subpar
  • Parks: Great
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Average
  • Safety: 86

Public Transport

Great for public transport: Serviced by Alphington station & Fairfield station (both Hurstbridge line).

Proppy scores Alphington 5 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Below Average for cafes/restaurants although there are plenty on Upper Heidelberg Road (Ivanhoe) & on High Street (Northcote).

Proppy scores Alphington 1 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Darebin Parklands, Alphington Park & Rockbeare Park.

Proppy scores Alphington 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Not close to beaches, with the closest beach 10KM away..

Proppy scores Alphington 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Great for public education; Alphington Primary School (high performing), Fairfield Primary School (high performing), Thornbury High School (above average performing).

Proppy scores Alphington 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre, Northland Shopping Centre & Ivanhoe Plaza.

Proppy scores Alphington 2 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Alphington a safe suburb? Crime rate is well below VIC average, with serious assaults & aggravated burglary both significantly lower than state average.

Proppy scores Alphington 86 out of 100 for safety.

Alphington Sales History

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Some quarters may not show any data if there were too few sales for a meaningful trend.

Some quarters may not show any data if there were too few sales for a meaningful trend.

Location and FAQs

Where is Alphington?

Alphington is a suburb in Victoria, 7km North-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Alphington's postcode?

The postcode in Alphington is 3078.

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