Mount Waverley profile, 3149 VIC

January 18, 2016
Naomi Dall

 

Fabulous Waverley District 

The first suburban land sale in Monash was called Waverley and was between Holy Family and the reservoir area. It became Mount Waverley in 1905, the same year the first shop in the current Village area opened - By 1961 the area was booming. 

For some wonderful information about the history of this great suburb, have a look at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Waverley,_Victoria 

For instance, did you know that the popular Melbourne Street Directory Melway was first produced in a garage in Mount Waverley in 1966?

16.1km east of CBD )

 

Municipality

 

Monash

Number of houses/units

 

12733 / 4446

Houses/units sales last 12 months

 

653 / 118 (turnover 4.49% ranks No.181

Highest price last 12 months

 

$8,800,000

 

Features

 

1. Home median price ranks No.58 among 1030 suburbs of Victoria. 

2. Home median rent ranks No.149 among 1030 suburbs of Victoria. 

3. Top primary school Essex Heights Primary SchoolMount Waverley Primary School,Syndal South Primary School are in this suburb. 

4. Top secondary school Avila CollegeMount Waverley Secondary College are in this suburb.

5. Top combined school Huntingtower School is in this suburb.

6. People are well-educated (University or Tertiary education 6%).

7. There are more Separate house(88%) in this suburb.

8. Many people in this suburb are Professionals(12%).

9. The percentage of Australian native-born(68%) is high.

10. People from Greece(3%) like to live in this suburb.

11. The percentage of age 60+ people(24%) is high.

12. Many houses in this suburb are Fully Owned(59%).

13. People from China(3%) like to live in this suburb.

14. The percentage of age 5 to 19 people(18%) is high.

 

Demographics

Population Size

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

All People

29460

3366613

Country of Origin

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Australian Born

68%

65%

Born Overseas - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

United Kingdom

4%

5%

Greece

3%

2%

China

3%

1%

Sri Lanka

2%

1%

Italy

2%

2%

Median household income

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Weekly income

$1,369

$1,333

Age Statistics

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

20 to 39

27%

33%

40 to 59

26%

28%

60+

24%

17%

5 to 19

18%

14%

0 to 4

5%

7%

Family Statistics - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Married

57%

51%

Never Married

29%

33%

Widowed

6%

6%

Divorced

5%

7%

Separated

2%

3%

Religion - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Catholic

28%

33%

No Religion

19%

19%

Anglican

16%

16%

Uniting Church

9%

5%

Orthodox

9%

7%

Occupation - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Professionals

12%

8%

Intermediate Clerical/Sales/Service

8%

7%

Associate Professional

6%

5%

Tradespersons and Related Workers

5%

6%

Elementary Clerical/Sales/Service

5%

4%

Education - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Not Attending (Working)

74%

73%

Infants/Primary

7%

9%

Secondary Education

7%

7%

University or other Tertiary Institution

6%

5%

Technical or Further Education

3%

3%

Transport to Work - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Car (driver)

31%

28%

Train Only

3%

2%

Car (passenger)

2%

3%

Worked at home

2%

2%

Train & Other

2%

1%

Type of Dwelling - Top 3

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Separate house

88%

74%

Semi/Terrace

6%

8%

Flat

4%

14%

Nature of Occupancy - Top 3

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

Fully Owned

59%

43%

Purchasing

21%

27%

Rented

16%

24%

Monthly Loan Repayment - Top 5

Mount Waverley

Melbourne

$800-$999

18%

19%

$600-$799

17%

21%

$1,000-$1,199

15%

13%

 

Crime Rate in 2014

Crime Type

Rate of Monash

Rate of VIC

Crimes against the person

651

1,164

Drug offences

307

452

Justice procedures offences

400

902

Other offences

17

32

Property and deception offence

3,526

4,624

Public offences

242

630

Total

5,143

7,804

Note: Mount Waverley belongs to city Monash. Crime rate means the number crimes per 100,000 population.

 

Schools

School Name

School Type

Essex Heights Primary School

 

Primary School

Holy Family School

Primary School

Mount Waverley North Primary School

Primary School

Mount Waverley Primary School

 

Primary School

Pinewood Primary School

Primary School

Sussex Heights Primary School

Primary School

Syndal South Primary School

 

Primary School

Avila College

 

Secondary School

Mount Waverley Secondary College

 

Secondary School

Huntingtower School

 

Combined School

 

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