Fairfield, 3078 Suburb Profile

About Fairfield

Fairfield is a suburb in Victoria, 6km North-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 6558 residents, who tend to be 26-35 year old professionals, with a bachelor in the field of Creative arts. They are renters with no kids, 1 car and prefer cycling as their primary transport method. There are 2788 properties in Fairfield, with 1 Bed unit/Apartment a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Good
  • Cafes: Average
  • Parks: Great
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Average
  • Safety: 75

Public Transport

Good for public transport: Serviced by Fairfield train station (Hurstbridge line).

Proppy scores Fairfield 4 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Ok for cafes/restaurants with plenty on High Street (Northcote).

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

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Darebin Parklands, All Nations Park & Mc Donell Park.

Proppy scores Fairfield 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

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

Proppy scores Fairfield 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Great for public education; Fairfield Primary School (high performing), Thornbury High School (above average performing), Northcote High School (high performing).

Proppy scores Fairfield 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

OK for retail with access to Northland Shopping Centre, Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre & Northcote Plaza Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Fairfield 2 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Fairfield a safe suburb? Crime rate is below VIC average, with aggravated robberies & drug possession both much lower than state average.

Proppy scores Fairfield 75 out of 100 for safety.

Fairfield 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.

Some quarters may not show any data if there were too few sales for a meaningful trend.

Location and FAQs

Where is Fairfield?

Fairfield is a suburb in Victoria, 6km North-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Fairfield's postcode?

The postcode in Fairfield is 3078.

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