Brighton, 3186 Suburb Profile

About Brighton

Brighton is a suburb in Victoria, 11km South-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 23253 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 9855 properties in Brighton, with 2 Bed unit/Apartment a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Good
  • Cafes: Good
  • Parks: Average
  • Beaches: Great
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Subpar
  • Safety: 88

Public Transport

Good for public transport: Serviced by train stations Middle Brighton, North Brighton & Gardenvale (all Sandringham line).

Proppy scores Brighton 4 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Good for cafes/restaurants with plenty on Bay Street & on Church Street.

Proppy scores Brighton 4 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

OK for parks, notable parks: Elsternwick Park, Municipal Gardens & Wilson Reserve.

Proppy scores Brighton 2 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Great for beaches, with Dendy Street beach & Brighton beach both very close by..

Proppy scores Brighton 5 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Great for public education; Brighton Primary School (above average performing), Elsternwick Primary School (above average performing), Brighton Secondary College (high performing), Elwood College (above average performing).

Proppy scores Brighton 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Westfield Southland, Chadstone - The Fashion Capital & South Melbourne Market.

Proppy scores Brighton 1 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

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

Proppy scores Brighton 88 out of 100 for safety.

Brighton 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 Brighton?

Brighton is a suburb in Victoria, 11km South-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Brighton's postcode?

The postcode in Brighton is 3186.

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