Lara VIC, 3212

Lara Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Dreaming of a property in Lara, VIC 3212? It's critical to decide if the area is a suitable option for your requirements. The Homes.com.au suburb profile informs you with unique data about Lara house prices, demographics & market trends so we can allow you to make informed decisions about your potential move to the suburb.

If you're considering a move to Lara, continue reading for a brief history lesson to discover the fantastic lifestyle and what makes this suburb a worthy option.

Overview Lara is a rural town located in Geelong, Victoria. It is approximately 55 km from Melbourne CBD and is situated in the South West Coast region of the state of Victoria. It is part of the City of Greater Geelong local government area and covers 14.5 square kilometres in total land area. This suburb belongs to the federal division of Corio. It is also surrounded by other localities such as Anakie, Little River, Avalon, Corio, and Lovely Banks.

Living in Lara The rural town of Lara is notable for its historic buildings. There are plenty of well-preserved heritage-listed sites in this town, such as the Elcho Homestead, Pirra Homestead, and the Hume and Hovell Monument. Based on the latest census data, Lara is home to 16,650 people. It has three primary schools and is where the Avalon College campus is located. There is an industrial park and a couple of prisons located on the outskirts of this town.

History of Lara The first explorers set foot on the land that is now known as Lara in 1824. Before that, the land was settled by the Aboriginal people. The town was initially named Kennedy’s Creek, and it had a few other names before settling with Lara, such as Cheddar, Duck Ponds, and Lara Lake.

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Real Estate Lara, 3212 Statistics

37yrs

Lara
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Lara Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$635,000
Apartments / Units$446,000

Properties in Lara VIC, 3212

St Anthony's SchoolLara KindergartenFlinders KindergartenLara Lake Community PreschoolGoodstart Early Learning LaraNido Early School LaraCamp Australia - Lara Primary School OSHCLara Community Centre incStory House Early Learning LaraKids on RennieHEI Schools Lara Early Learning CentrePipsqueaks Early Learning CentreLara Primary SchoolLara Secondary CollegeLara Lake Primary School

Agents in Lara VIC, 3212

Triple One Group Pty Ltd
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Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Minus The Agent Sales

Brian Mark Real Estate
Property Agent Steve Harris
Brian Mark Real Estate

Steve Harris

Sales representative
Andrews & Co Estate Agents
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Andrews & Co Estate Agents

Michael Stevenson

Sales representative
No Agent Property
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No Agent Property

No Agent Property - VIC

Ray White Highton
Property Agent Adam Natonewski
Ray White Highton

Adam Natonewski

Selling Principal - Auctioneer
LJ Hooker Point Cook
Property Agent Paul Caine
LJ Hooker Point Cook

Paul Caine

Director | Licensed Estate Agent | Auctioneer
Villarosa Real Estate
Property Agent David Villarosa
Villarosa Real Estate

David Villarosa

Director
Carey First National
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Carey First National

Sarah Carey

Sales representative
Ray White Highton
Property Agent Ben Powe
Ray White Highton

Ben Powe

Sales Consultant & Auctioneer
Ray White Highton
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Ray White Highton

Sean O'Brien

Agencies in Lara VIC, 3212

Oxbridge

Oxbridge

Milton

1/16 McDougall Street, Milton QLD
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
LJ Hooker Point Cook

LJ Hooker Point Cook

Point Cook

Shop 211 / 4 Main Street, Point Cook VIC
Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Brisbane

Suite 626 12B / 198 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD
Reliance Real Estate Tarneit

Reliance Real Estate Tarneit

Werribee

73 Watton Street, Werribee VIC
Ray White Highton

Ray White Highton

Highton

75 Barrabool Rd, Highton VIC
Andrews & Co Estate Agents

Andrews & Co Estate Agents

Bannockburn

14 High Street, Bannockburn VIC
Brian Mark Real Estate

Brian Mark Real Estate

Werribee

4B Watton St, Werribee VIC
Bloom Estate Agents

Bloom Estate Agents

Truganina

15/211 Leaks Road, Truganina VIC
OBrien Real Estate Werribee

OBrien Real Estate Werribee

Werribee

2/85 Synnot Street, Werribee VIC

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What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Scottish, Italian, German.
What pharmacies are there in Lara? Lara Pharmacy.
What supermarkets are there in Lara? Coles, Woolworths.
What's the size of Lara? Lara is 89.35 square kilometres and has a population of 4274.
What is the postal code for Lara, VIC? The postcode for Lara, VIC is **3212**
What bottle shops are there in Lara? PreMix King.
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