Kensington VIC, 3031

Kensington Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Searching for the dream home in Kensington, VIC 3031? It's fundamental to discover if the area is a worthwhile consideration. The Homes.com.au suburb profile utilises market-leading data to provide you with the Kensington property prices, market trends & demographics so that we can help you make informed decisions about your future purchase.

If you are making a move to Kensington, have a little read of our history lesson to find out more about the amazing lifestyle and what makes this suburb so popular.

Overview Just 4 kilometres north-west of Melbourne's central business district, Kensington is known for its small-town vibe, tree-lined streets, and hilly topography. It is bordered by North and West Melbourne, Flemington, and Footscray. According to the 2016 census, it had a population of 10,812.

Living in Kensington Much of Kensington has been zoned as medium density residential, concentrated on the western side. Many of the older houses have retained their Victorian and Edwardian architecture.

There are several parks in the suburb; the most notable of them is J.J. Holland Park. Kensington has two primary schools, Kensington Primary School and Holy Rosary. Kensington Community High School provides secondary education.

Three train stations (Kensington, South Kensington, Macaulay) serve Kensington. Tram route 57 and two bus routes, 402 and 404, also make transportation easy in and out of the suburb. Several places of worship for various religions in the suburb, such as the Catholic Holy Rosary Church, the Inner West Anglican Church, and even a Coptic Orthodox church.

History of Kensington Named after the affluent London town of the same name, Kensington was first settled by the Wurundjeri people. It was made available for cattle grazing, leading to the first land release in 1840. It has since become known for its abattoirs and cattle yards. It was included in the City of Melbourne in 1905, opening it up to urban development.

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Real Estate Kensington, 3031 Statistics

33yrs

Kensington
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Kensington Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$1,180,000
Apartments / Units$718,000
Townhouses$480,000

Properties in Kensington VIC, 3031

Holy Rosary SchoolKensington Community High SchoolSEDA College (Victoria) - Melbourne City Talented Player Program - KensingtonKensington Primary SchoolHopetoun Early Years CentreKensington Community Children's CentreSparkways Early Learning ShowgroundsBig Childcare - Kensington PS OSHCTeamKids - Holy Rosary KensingtonKids Club Kensington Early Learning Centre

Agents in Kensington VIC, 3031

Sale By Home Owner
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Sale By Home Owner

Sale by home owner

Triple One Group Pty Ltd
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Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Minus The Agent Sales

No Agent Property
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No Agent Property

No Agent Property - VIC

Pennisi Real Estate
Property Agent Andrew Pennisi
Pennisi Real Estate

Andrew Pennisi

Alexkarbon Real Estate
Property Agent Charles Bongiovanni
Alexkarbon Real Estate

Charles Bongiovanni

Director
Oak Park Real Estate
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Oak Park Real Estate

Stephen Boyle

Dingle Partners
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Dingle Partners

Robert Eggers

Sales representative
JMRE Real Estate
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JMRE Real Estate

John Sdregas

Sales representative
Alexkarbon Real Estate
Property Agent Alex Puglia
Alexkarbon Real Estate

Alex Puglia

Director
No Agent Property
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No Agent Property

For Sale For Lease

Agencies in Kensington VIC, 3031

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Surfers Paradise

50 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise QLD
For Sale by Owner

For Sale by Owner

Balaclava

Suite 3,19 Suite 1 19 William Street, Balaclava VIC
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
Reliance Real Estate Point Cook

Reliance Real Estate Point Cook

Point Cook

Shop 429A Main Street, Point Cook VIC
Brad Teal Essendon

Brad Teal Essendon

Essendon

1122 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon VIC
McDonald Upton Real Estate

McDonald Upton Real Estate

Essendon

1112 Mt Alexander Road, Essendon VIC
Alexkarbon Real Estate

Alexkarbon Real Estate

North Melbourne

122 Errol Street, North Melbourne VIC
The One Real Estate

The One Real Estate

Box Hill

Level 1 / 10 Rutland Road, Box Hill VIC
Dingle Partners

Dingle Partners

Melbourne

39 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC

P Di Natale Real Estate

Werribee

44 Watton Street, Werribee VIC

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What restaurants are there in Kensington (Vic.)? Kensington Food Hall, Melba Social, Crust, Gatehouse Pizza, The Abyssinian, Crisp Pizza, Bubba Pizza, Clay Oven Pizza, Rick's Place, Parrot House Restaurant, #somalieats, I Love Dumplings, La Tortilleria, Sahra's Kitchen.
Postcode for Kensington, VIC? The postcode for Kensington, VIC is **3031**
What supermarkets are there in Kensington (Vic.)? Kensington Foodwise Supermarket, Foodworks, IGA, KFL Asian Supermarket, Cheaper Buy Miles.
What fitness centres are there in Kensington (Vic.)? Fullfitment, Motus Life.
What's the size of Kensington (Vic.)? Kensington (Vic.) is 2.13 square kilometres and has a population of 2590.
What are the most common nationalities? Demographic The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Chinese, Scottish, Italian.
What pharmacies are there in Kensington (Vic.)? Newton's Pharmacy.
What bottle shops are there in Kensington (Vic.)? Macaulay Cleanskins & BitRocket Bitcoin ATM, Thirsty Camel - The Quiet Man Irish Pub.
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