Moonee Valley

The City of Moonee Valley has a population of approximately 107,400 (Census 2011, ABS) and has a community that is culturally and linguistically diverse, with more than a quarter of the population born overseas.

The City is a mostly residential area covering 43 km², located between four and 13 kilometres from Melbourne's CBD.

Find out more at the City of Moonee Valley website

Main suburbs

Ascot Vale

Moonee Ponds

Essendon

Airport West

Avondale Heights

Map of Moonee Valley

About Moonee Valley

A horse race

Industries

Key industries in the area
Retail trade
Health care
Education

Travel times

Moonee Valley's suburbs are 8-20km north-west of Melbourne's city centre.

Transport Time
Car
15-25 mins
Train, tram or bus
15-45 mins


Housing costs

Median cost
Purchase Rental per week
House $762,500
(Mar 2013)
$395 (Sept 2012)
Unit
 $493,000
(Mar 2013)
$350 (Sept 2012)

Source: House and unit prices - Real Estate Institute of Victoria. Rental prices - Department of Human Services Rental Report

To find a local real estate agent, visit the REIV agent directory


Cultural groups

Migrants from Languages spoken
Italy (5.0%) Italian (8.1%)
India (2.3%) Greek (3.5%)
Vietnam (1.8%) Vietnamese (2.1%)
England (1.8%) Cantonese (1.7%)
Greece (1.4%)
Arabic (1.5%)
Source: Census 2011, ABS 

Services

Schools Health care
15 primary schools
There is one hospital in the Moonee Valley area.
9 secondary schools

No universities and one TAFE campuses

Find a school at the Department of Education and Early Childhood development website or find out more about education and childcare in Victoria. Visit the Victorian Better Health Channel's health services directory for more health care information and services.