Carrum, 3197 Suburb Profile

About Carrum

Carrum is a suburb in Victoria, 33km South-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 3980 residents, who tend to be 36-45 year old technicians & tradies, with a cert iii or iv in the field of Architecture. They are renters with no kids, 1 car and prefer driving as their primary transport method. There are 1835 properties in Carrum, with 3 Bed Townhouse a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Okay
  • Cafes: Subpar
  • Parks: Average
  • Beaches: Great
  • Schools: Okay
  • Retail: Subpar
  • Safety: 67

Public Transport

OK for public transport: Serviced by Carrum train station (Frankston line). Around 66 to 77 minutes to City Centre.

Proppy scores Carrum 3 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Below Average for cafes/restaurants although there are more than a few on Nepean Highway, a few on Station Street & more than a few on Thompson Road (Patterson Lakes).

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

Parks

OK for parks, notable parks: Carrum Roy Dore Reserve, Riviera Reserve & Bonbeach Sports Reserve.

Proppy scores Carrum 2 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Amazing for beaches, with Carrum beach & Bonbeach beach both very close by..

Proppy scores Carrum 5 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Good for public education; Carrum Primary School (above average performing), Patterson River Secondary College (below avearge performing).

Proppy scores Carrum 3 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Carrum Downs Regional Shopping Centre, Bayside Centre & Karingal Hub.

Proppy scores Carrum 1 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Carrum a safe suburb? Crime rate is below VIC average, with aggravated robberies lower than average but non-aggravated burglary higher than average.

Proppy scores Carrum 67 out of 100 for safety.

Carrum 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 Carrum?

Carrum is a suburb in Victoria, 33km South-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Carrum's postcode?

The postcode in Carrum is 3197.

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