gladstone park

3043, Victoria

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gladstone park Suburb Profile & Review

Situated right by the Tullamarine Freeway and the Western Ring Road, Gladstone Park is also mere minutes away from Melbourne Airport. Shopping is available in abundance. Gladstone Park's regional shopping centre is equipped with a Woolworths, Supa IGA, bakeries, butchers, banks and popular fashion retailers. Nearby, there are larger centres like Essendon DFO, Westfield Shoppingtown and Broadmeadows Shopping Centre.

For sports, the Gladstone Park Secondary College grounds are open to the public. They include a football oval, a soccer pitch, basketball courts and a hockey pitch. Elmhurst Park boasts playgrounds, picnic facilities and a skate park. Jacana Valley, on the eastern boundary of the suburb, overlooks the Moonee Ponds Creek and provides access to the Moonee Ponds Creek trail. The Gladstone Park Community Centre on South Circular Road is home to a host of sports and community clubs including the Gladstone Park Basketball Club.

Broadmeadows Station on the Craigieburn line is the closest train station, and from here you can reach the city centre in twenty minutes. Gladstone Park's extensive bus network also links the area to surrounding shopping centres and all four of its schools.

gladstone park Demographic Data

$ 385,750 Median House Price

21 Minutes Average Commute

42 Median Age

8,329 Population

50.53 % Female

49.47 % Male




What this means

The following data, without any explanation, is just that, raw data. So in order to help you research the property market, we have outlined what this demographic and real estate information means and how it can be interpreted to help you make a smarter decision when buying or selling your next house or unit in gladstone park, Victoria.

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gladstone park Demographic Data

The demographic data below has been supplied by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), which is a government body. It is based on Census data collected every 5 years on the Australian population. Although it is dated 2011, this is the latest data available and should give property investors, property buyers and sellers a very good idea when researching or reviewing their suburb.

It’s important to note when looking at this data that you don’t just use it on its own. Consider this demographic and real estate data as a whole and seek advice from a professional when thinking of buying or selling your next property.

gladstone park Median House Prices

  • 2008 $ 285,000
  • 2009 $ 324,500
  • 2010 $ 354,500
  • 2011 $ 426,000
  • 2012 $ 385,750

What this means

Median values are the most accepted measure of property values in the real estate industry in Australia. The median is the midpoint (the middle) figure when all the sold property prices over a particular period of time are ordered from their lowest to their highest value.

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gladstone park 5 Year Median House Prices

Here we have outlined the median value for all sales for each year over a period of 5 years. This is a more realistic timeframe when gauging how houses and units in gladstone park have performed, and it usually indicates how they will perform in the future.

Median values less than 3 months old are often not always accurate (due to incomplete data) and therefore cannot be relied upon for long-term gladstone park property price predictions.

gladstone park Market Property Types

  • 99 % Seperate House
  • 0 % Semi Detached
  • 1 % Flat or Unit
  • 0 % Other Dwelling

What this means

The property type in your suburb will help you identify the density of the area. The greater the number of flats, units and apartments, the more likely it is the suburb has a higher density of living and occupants are more reliant on public transport, cafes, restaurants, convenience stores and amenities, infrastructure and less reliant on their own vehicle for transport.

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gladstone park Market Property Types

Typically, inner city suburbs within 10km of the CBD are comprised of apartments and semi-detached homes, while middle ring suburbs have semi-detached and detached properties. Rural properties would most likely fall under the “other” category.

This ABS Property Type data combined with Population Density and Family Composition figures gives a good indication of the type of people living in an area and therefore what type of property (1-2 bed apartment or house) would be an ideal investment or property to live in.

gladstone park Income & Mortgage Stats

  • $ 1,122 Median Weekly Household Income
  • $ 1,571 Median Monthly Mortgage

What this means

This is one of the most compelling statistics in this section because it has a profound impact on real estate prices. It should always be considered when buying or selling property in gladstone park

Experts believe mortgage stress occurs in real estate when property owners are spending over 30% of their gross income on their mortgage repayments. These figures show weekly income and monthly mortgages.

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gladstone park Income & Mortgage Stats

To calculate the percentage of income paid towards a mortgage for the suburb of Melbourne, multiply the mortgage payment (e.g. $2450) by 12 then divide this figure by the weekly income (e.g. $1200) multiplied by 52 (weeks) to look like this ($2450 x12/$1200 x 52) x 100 = 47%

Any figure above 30% usually indicates that the suburb you intend to buy in may have property owners with a high incidence of mortgage stress. In terms of maintaining or growing property values in the future and trying to secure a strong property price when selling, this could have an impact, especially in an economic or local industry downturn.

gladstone park Sold Property Prices

gladstone park Real Estate Experts

In each suburb we have identified real estate agents who are active local experts. Our goal is to have a network of real estate agents that have been reviewed by previous clients for future buyers and sellers to rely on when making their next property move or even when they just wanting real estate advice.

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gladstone park Restaurants

  • Gladstone View Fish & Chips193a Carrick Drivegladstone park VIC 304303 9330 2150
  • Gladstone Park Hotel196 Mickleham Rdgladstone park VIC 304303 9338 3533

gladstone park Cafes

  • Cafe Grande Gladstone Park Drivegladstone park VIC 304303 9310 4493
  • Michel's Patisserie SunburyGladstone Park Shopping Centre, Gladstone Park Drivegladstone park VIC 3043

gladstone park Schools

  • Gladstone Park Good Shepherd Primary School88 South Circular Roadgladstone park VIC 3043(03) 9338 7686Catholic Primary School
  • Gladstone Park Primary SchoolTaylor Drivegladstone park VIC 3043(03) 9338 2774State Primary School
  • Gladstone Views Primary SchoolCarrick Drivegladstone park VIC 3043(03) 9338 6083State Primary School

gladstone park Kindergarten and Preschools

  • Farm Ridge Kindergarten9-11 Claredale Avenuegladstone park VIC 3043
  • Gladstone Park Kindergarten91 Taylor Drivegladstone park VIC 3043

gladstone park Sporting Centres and Clubs

  • Gladstone Parkgladstone park VIC 3043Squash Court
  • Gladstone Park Tennis Clubgladstone park VIC 3043Tennis Club & Courts
  • Gladstone Park Skate Park, Elmhurst Parkgladstone park VIC 3043Skate Park Facility

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