South Melbourne VIC, 3205

South Melbourne Real Estate: Suburb Profile

If you are considering buying, renting, or investing in South Melbourne, VIC 3205, it's crucial to understand if the suburb is suitable for you (and your family?). The Homes.com.au suburb profile informs you with unique data about South Melbourne median property prices, market trends & demographics to equip you in making the best decision on your future purchase.

If you are making a move to South Melbourne, continue reading for a brief history lesson to discover more about the amazing lifestyle and what makes this suburb so great.

Overview South Melbourne is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria. It is part of the City of Port Phillip local government area and the federal division of Macnamara. It is located 3 km south of the Melbourne central business district and is historically named Emerald Hill. Measuring roughly 2.5 square kilometres in land area, it is surrounded by many suburbs such as Docklands, Southbank, Melbourne, Port Melbourne, and Albert Park.

Living in South Melbourne According to census data, South Melbourne is home to 10,919 residents, and more than half of them are Australian-born. The rest of the population comprises English, Chinese, New Zealand, Indian, and Malaysian ancestries. South Melbourne offers an efficient public transport system with various tram routes and the railway line servicing the area. The majority of the housing in South Melbourne are semi-detached and terraced Victorian houses. Many of the residents of Melbourne CBD has spilled over onto this suburb, causing a rise in population density in recent years. The central commercial district in South Melbourne is located in Clarendon Street.

History of South Melbourne South Melbourne, formerly called Emerald Hill, is one of the first suburbs in Melbourne to adopt full municipal status. Established in the 1840s, it is one of the oldest suburban areas in Melbourne. Before European settlements, this area was made up of flat land with a hill used by the Aboriginal tribes as a ceremonial and meeting place.

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Real Estate South Melbourne, 3205 Statistics

36yrs

South Melbourne
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

South Melbourne Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$1,680,000
Apartments / Units$646,000

Properties in South Melbourne VIC, 3205

Galilee Regional Catholic Primary SchoolHester Hornbrook AcademyMontague Continuing Education CentreYouth2Industry CollegeLilian Cannam KindergartenClarendon Children's Centre Co-opCoventry Children's CentreOne Tree Defence Childcare Unit CoventryCity Kids Early Learning CentreOnly About Children South MelbourneEvoke Early Learning Albert ParkGuardian Childcare & Education South Melbourne

Agents in South Melbourne VIC, 3205

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

For Sale by Owner
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For Sale by Owner

For Sale By Owner (VIC)

Hudson Bond Real Estate
Property Agent Luke Kounnas
Hudson Bond Real Estate

Luke Kounnas

The One Real Estate
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The One Real Estate

Tony Kwan

Nick Johnstone
Property Agent Nick Johnstone
Nick Johnstone

Nick Johnstone

Director/Auctioneer
No Agent Property
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No Agent Property

No Agent Property - VIC

McGrath St Kilda
Property Agent Nicole Prime
McGrath St Kilda

Nicole Prime

Sales representative
For Sale by Owner
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For Sale by Owner

For Sale By Owner (RD)

Inner Real Estate NEXTRE
Property Agent Anthony Cimino
Inner Real Estate NEXTRE

Anthony Cimino

Director

Agencies in South Melbourne VIC, 3205

For Sale by Owner

For Sale by Owner

Balaclava

Suite 3,19 Suite 1 19 William Street, Balaclava VIC
Sale By Home Owner

Sale By Home Owner

Brisbane City

GPO Box 2002, Brisbane City QLD
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Brisbane

Suite 626 12B / 198 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD
McGrath St Kilda

McGrath St Kilda

St Kilda

168 Carlisle Street, St Kilda VIC
Nick Johnstone

Nick Johnstone

Brighton

248 Esplanade, Brighton VIC
Hudson Bond Real Estate

Hudson Bond Real Estate

Doncaster

632 Doncaster Road, Doncaster 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

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Surrounding Suburbs

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What pharmacies are there in South Melbourne? Amcal South Melbourne Pharmacy, Chemist Warehouse.
What supermarkets are there in South Melbourne? Woolworths, Coles.
South Melbourne, VIC postcode? The postcode for South Melbourne, VIC is **3205**
What's the size of South Melbourne? South Melbourne is 2.19 square kilometres and has a population of 2629.
What fitness centres are there in South Melbourne? RBT South Melbourne.
What restaurants are there in South Melbourne? Bedi's Indian Restaurant, Taco Bill, Kuu Cafe + Japanese Kitchen, The Olive Tree Bistro, August Restaurant, Summerlish, Peko Peko, Celestial Dumpling Bar, Long Dragon Dumpling House, Wood 'n Chimney, Sushi Chef, Tempura Hajime, Don Don, Centro Ristorante Italiano, Light 'n' Tangy Asian Cuisine, Chevapi Grill, Noodle World, Sweet Lemon Thai Cuisine, The Bengal Tiger, BBQ Planet, Miss Chu, Sakura In Spring, Rosa Mexicano, Mister Margherita, Garamerica, Meetbowl, Penang Road, Garamerica Indonesian Cuisine, Hunky Dory Fish & Chips South Melbourne, burgerlove, Spudbar, Ayam Penyet Ria, Lat’s Sushi, Proper & Son, Bambu Asian Eating House, Lûmé.
What bottle shops are there in South Melbourne? Prince Wine Store, South Melbourne Cellars, Vintage Cellars, Thirsty Camel, Carma Cellars, Swords Select Wine & Beer, The Little Wine Shop.
What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Scottish, Chinese, Italian.
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