Kew, 3101 Suburb Profile

About Kew

Kew is a suburb in Victoria, 6km North-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 24605 residents, who tend to be 46-55 year old professionals, with a bachelor in the field of Health. They are renters with no kids, 1 car and prefer public transport as their primary transport method. There are 9736 properties in Kew, with 2 Bed unit/Apartment a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Good
  • Cafes: Good
  • Parks: Good
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Good
  • Retail: Okay
  • Safety: 91

Public Transport

Good for public transport: Serviced by train stations; Glenferrie (Multiple lines), Auburn & Hawthorn, also serviced by tram route 48 (North Balwyn to Victoria Harbour Docklands), as well as route numbers 109 & 16. Around 38 to 53 minutes to City Centre.

Proppy scores Kew 4 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Good for cafes/restaurants with plenty on High Street & on Glenferrie Road (Hawthorn).

Proppy scores Kew 4 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

Good for parks, notable parks: Victoria Park, Central Gardens & Eglinton Reserve.

Proppy scores Kew 4 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Not close to beaches, with the closest beach 9KM away..

Proppy scores Kew 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Good for public education; Kew Primary School (average performing), Kew High School (above average performing), Richmond High School (above average performing).

Proppy scores Kew 4 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

OK for retail with access to Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre, Camberwell Shopping Precinct & Bourke Street Mall.

Proppy scores Kew 3 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Kew a safe suburb? Crime rate is well below VIC average, with serious assaults & drug trafficking both significantly lower than state average.

Proppy scores Kew 91 out of 100 for safety.

Kew 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 Kew?

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

What is Kew's postcode?

The postcode in Kew is 3101.

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