Footscray, 3011 Suburb Profile

About Footscray

Footscray is a suburb in Victoria, 6km North-West of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 16345 residents, who tend to be 26-35 year old professionals, with a post grad in the field of Creative arts. They are renters with no kids, no cars and prefer public transport as their primary transport method. There are 7102 properties in Footscray, with 1 Bed unit/Apartment a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Great
  • Cafes: Great
  • Parks: Great
  • Schools: Great
  • Retail: Good
  • Safety: 28

Public Transport

Great for public transport: Serviced by Footscray (Multiple lines), West Footscray & Middle Footscray train stations, also serviced by tram route 82 (Footscray to Moonee Ponds).

Proppy scores Footscray 5 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Great for cafes/restaurants with plenty on Barkly Street, on Hopkins Street & on Nicholson Street.

Proppy scores Footscray 5 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Footscray Park, Whitten Oval & Henry Turner Memorial Reserve (South).

Proppy scores Footscray 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Not that close to beaches, with Sandridge beach 5KM away..

Proppy scores Footscray 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Great for public education; Footscray Primary School (above average performing), Footscray City Primary School (above average performing), Footscray High School (average performing).

Proppy scores Footscray 5 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Good for retail with easy access to Highpoint Shopping Centre, Footscray Plaza Shopping Centre & The District Docklands.

Proppy scores Footscray 4 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Footscray a safe suburb? Crime rate is above VIC average, with aggravated robberies & serious assaults both significantly higher than state average.

Proppy scores Footscray 28 out of 100 for safety.

Footscray 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 Footscray?

Footscray is a suburb in Victoria, 6km North-West of Melbourne CBD.

What is Footscray's postcode?

The postcode in Footscray is 3011.

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