Croydon, 3136 Suburb Profile

About Croydon

Croydon is a suburb in Victoria, 28km North-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 26946 residents, who tend to be 65+ year old technicians & tradies, with a cert iii or iv in the field of Education. They are home owners with no kids, 1 car and prefer driving as their primary transport method. There are 11295 properties in Croydon, with 2 Bed house a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Average
  • Cafes: Average
  • Parks: Great
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Average
  • Retail: Subpar
  • Safety: 89

Public Transport

OK for public transport: Serviced by Croydon station & Mooroolbark station (both Lilydale line). Around 61 to 78 minutes to City Centre.

Proppy scores Croydon 2 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Below Average for cafes/restaurants although there are plenty on Main Street & on Maroondah Highway.

Proppy scores Croydon 2 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Croydon Park, Town Park & Silcock Reserve.

Proppy scores Croydon 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Poor for beaches, nearest notable beach more than 15KM away.

Proppy scores Croydon 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Average for public education; Croydon Primary School (high performing), Ruskin Park Primary School (above average performing), Melba Secondary College (below avearge performing), Yarra Hills Secondary College (low performing).

Proppy scores Croydon 2 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Eastland Shopping Centre, Croydon Central & Chirnside Park Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Croydon 1 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Croydon a safe suburb? Crime rate is well below VIC average, with non-aggravated burglary & stealing from a motor vehicle both much lower than state average.

Proppy scores Croydon 89 out of 100 for safety.

Croydon 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 Croydon?

Croydon is a suburb in Victoria, 28km North-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Croydon's postcode?

The postcode in Croydon is 3136.

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