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Craigieburn Suburb Profile

Is Craigieburn a good suburb? Find out in our suburb review for Craigieburn, VIC, 3064, including the latest median house price, suburb population and more.

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Craigieburn, situated in Melbourne’s north, is a suburban community known for its residential appeal and practicality. Positioned within the Hume City Council area, Craigieburn offers a diverse range of housing options in a well-planned residential setting.

The suburb is characterized by its organized streets and proximity to parks, schools, and essential amenities, making it a suitable choice for families and individuals seeking a comfortable living environment. Craigieburn’s strategic location provides easy access to major roadways and public transportation, enhancing its appeal for commuters.

While the suburb may not feature extravagant amenities, its straightforward charm and accessibility make it a dependable choice for those looking for a balanced suburban lifestyle in Victoria.

Key Statistics:

  • Post Code: 3064
  • Local Government: Hume City Council
  • Land Area: 11.3 km²
  • Freestanding houses: 89.2%
  • Medium density housing: 9.6%
  • High density housing: 1.2%

Demographic Highlights

Craigieburn Greater Melbourne
Median Age 32 37
Median weekly household income $1,798 $1,901
Households with mortgage 53.6% 37.1%
Households renting 28.4% 30.2%
Family households 84.2% 70.9%
Couples with children 61.6% 47.8%
Persons born overseas 52.9% 40.1%
University qualification 23.8% 32.8%
Trade qualification 12.11% 12.4%
Unemployment rate 7.8% 5.3%
Demographic Data Source - ABS Census 2021
Median house and rental prices current as at September 2023

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