Canterbury, 3126 Suburb Profile

About Canterbury

Canterbury is a suburb in Victoria, 10km North-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 8056 residents, who tend to be 65+ year old professionals, with a bachelor in the field of Health. They are home owners with kids, 2 cars and prefer public transport as their primary transport method. There are 2971 properties in Canterbury, with 5 Bed house a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Great
  • Cafes: Good
  • Parks: Great
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Average
  • Safety: 95

Public Transport

Great for public transport: Serviced by Canterbury station & East Camberwell station (both Lilydale,Belgrave lines), also serviced by tram routes 70 (Wattle Park to Waterfront City Docklands) & 72 (Camberwell to Melbourne University).

Proppy scores Canterbury 5 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Good for cafes/restaurants with plenty on Whitehorse Road (Balwyn), plenty on Burke Road (Camberwell) & more than a few on Canterbury Road.

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

Parks

Amazing for parks, notable parks: Canterbury Gardens, Boroondara Park & Shrublands Creek Reserve.

Proppy scores Canterbury 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

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

Proppy scores Canterbury 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Amazing for public education; Canterbury Primary School (high performing), Balwyn Primary School (high performing), Camberwell High School (above average performing).

Proppy scores Canterbury 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Camberwell Shopping Precinct, Box Hill Central & Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Canterbury 2 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

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

Proppy scores Canterbury 95 out of 100 for safety.

Canterbury 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 Canterbury?

Canterbury is a suburb in Victoria, 10km North-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Canterbury's postcode?

The postcode in Canterbury is 3126.

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