Blackburn South, 3130 Suburb Profile

About Blackburn South

Blackburn South is a suburb in Victoria, 16km South-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 10793 residents, who tend to be 65+ year old professionals, with a bachelor in the field of Commerce. They are home owners with kids, 2 cars and prefer public transport as their primary transport method. There are 4099 properties in Blackburn South, with 3 Bed house a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Average
  • Cafes: Average
  • Parks: Great
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Good
  • Safety: 97

Public Transport

Below average for public transport: Serviced by Laburnum station & Blackburn station (both Lilydale,Belgrave lines). Around 55 to 80 minutes to City Centre.

Proppy scores Blackburn South 2 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Ok for cafes/restaurants with more than a few on Canterbury Road, more than a few on Middleborough Road (Box Hill South) & plenty on Burwood Highway (Burwood East).

Proppy scores Blackburn South 2 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Orchard Grove Reserve, Eley Park & Wurundjeri Wetlands.

Proppy scores Blackburn South 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Not close to beaches, with the closest beach 15KM away..

Proppy scores Blackburn South 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Great for public education; Orchard Grove Primary School (high performing), Forest Hill College (below avearge performing), Box Hill High School (high performing).

Proppy scores Blackburn South 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Good for retail with easy access to Box Hill Central, Forest Hill Chase Shopping Centre & Burwood One Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Blackburn South 4 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Blackburn South a safe suburb? Crime rate is well below VIC average, with non-aggravated burglary & serious assaults both much lower than state average.

Proppy scores Blackburn South 97 out of 100 for safety.

Blackburn South Sales History

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

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Location and FAQs

Where is Blackburn South?

Blackburn South is a suburb in Victoria, 16km South-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Blackburn South's postcode?

The postcode in Blackburn South is 3130.

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