Are you considering Alberton, SA 5014 as your next move? It's a good first step to discover if the area is a good fit for you based on factors such as proximity to schools etc. The Homes.com.au suburb profile utilises market-leading data to provide you with the Alberton median property prices, market trends & demographics to allow you to make informed decisions about your next property move.
Whether you are upsizing or downsizing to Alberton, continue reading for a brief history lesson to discover more about the amazing lifestyle and what makes this suburb a worthy option.
Lifestyle Alberton has a few amenities quite important to the community. There are bakeries, cafes, fast food places, hair-dressers, parks, sports pitches, pubs, sports centres and supermarkets. A day in Alberton would involve most of these types of amenities. For example, someone might go to one of the cafes or restaurants for breakfast and then go to the park for a walk. They might also go to the supermarket to buy groceries for dinner at home. Alberton has many ways to spend your day.
History Alberton is a metropolitan suburb in Adelaide, South Australia, about 20 minutes drive from the city. Part of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield, it is bordered by the suburbs of Rosewater, Queenstown, Cheltenham and Port Adelaide. Alberton, like Port Adelaide, is rich in historical significance. The District Council of Queenstown and Alberton was established in 1864, bringing dedicated local government to the residents of the two townships either side of the new Port Road. In 1898 this council was absorbed by the Corporate Town of Port Adelaide. Many of the streets in Alberton took the names of the original purchasers while others, such as 'Prince', 'Queen' and 'King' Streets reflect their English heritage. With demand for workers at the Port and homes for these workers needed, late in 1840 there were already 61 houses and 235 residents in Alberton. The layout of 'Albert Town' originally had provisions for four public squares.
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