Jacana, 3047 Suburb Profile

About Jacana

Jacana is a suburb in Victoria, 15km North-West of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 2128 residents, who tend to be 26-35 year old machinery operators & drivers, with a cert iii or iv in the field of Architecture. They are renters with no kids, no cars and prefer driving as their primary transport method. There are 793 properties in Jacana, with 3 Bed house a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Good
  • Cafes: Average
  • Parks: Great
  • Schools: Subpar
  • Retail: Good
  • Safety: 35

Public Transport

Good for public transport: Serviced by Broadmeadows station & Jacana station (both Craigieburn line).

Proppy scores Jacana 4 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Below Average for cafes/restaurants although there are plenty at Broadmeadows Central (Broadmeadows), more than a few on Pascoe Vale Road (Broadmeadows) & a few on Pearcedale Parade (Broadmeadows).

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

Parks

Great for parks, notable parks: Johnstone Street Reserve, Rotary Park & Jacana Reserve.

Proppy scores Jacana 5 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

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

Proppy scores Jacana 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Below average for public education; both Broadmeadows Valley Primary School & Hume Central Secondary College are low performing schools.

Proppy scores Jacana 1 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Good for retail with easy access to Broadmeadows Central, DFO Essendon & Gladstone Park Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Jacana 4 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Jacana a safe suburb? Crime rate is above VIC average, with non-aggravated burglary & drug possession both much higher than state average.

Proppy scores Jacana 35 out of 100 for safety.

Jacana 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 Jacana?

Jacana is a suburb in Victoria, 15km North-West of Melbourne CBD.

What is Jacana's postcode?

The postcode in Jacana is 3047.

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