Essendon West, 3040 Suburb Profile

About Essendon West

Essendon West is a suburb in Victoria, 10km North-West of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 1439 residents, who tend to be 46-55 year old managers, 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 592 properties in Essendon West, with 3 Bed Townhouse a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Subpar
  • Cafes: Average
  • Parks: Great
  • Schools: Good
  • Retail: Good
  • Safety: 96

Public Transport

Below average for public transport: Serviced by Essendon train station 3KM+ away (Craigieburn line).

Proppy scores Essendon West 1 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Below Average for cafes/restaurants although there are plenty on Keilor Road (Niddrie), more than a few on Buckley Street (Aberfeldie) & a few on Hoffmans Road (Essendon).

Proppy scores Essendon West 2 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Heinze Reserve, Afton Street Conservation Park & Lily Street Park.

Proppy scores Essendon West 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

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

Proppy scores Essendon West 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Good for public education; Aberfeldie Primary School (high performing), Rosehill Secondary College (average performing).

Proppy scores Essendon West 4 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Good for retail with easy access to Highpoint Shopping Centre, DFO Essendon & Moonee Ponds Central Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Essendon West 4 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

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

Proppy scores Essendon West 96 out of 100 for safety.

Essendon West Sales History

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Location and FAQs

Where is Essendon West?

Essendon West is a suburb in Victoria, 10km North-West of Melbourne CBD.

What is Essendon West's postcode?

The postcode in Essendon West is 3040.

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