Login
 
New User
What's OnMyDoorstep.com.au?

Flemington, VIC 3031

Information and History

Places Nearby

Kensington, 3031 0.7km Travancore, 3032 1.2km Parkville, 3052 1.8km Brunswick South, 3055 2.3km Moonee Vale, 3055 2.9km
About Events
Shows this location in within the state

Summary

Flemington is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, situated between the Maribyrnong River and Moonee Ponds Creek 6 km north-west from Melbourne’s central business district. Its Local Government Area are the Cities of Melbourne and Moonee Valley. At the 2006 Census, Flemington had a population of 7,376.

It was named by settler James Watson after Flemington estate in Scotland.

It is notable for the famous Melbourne Cup Thoroughbred horse race which has been run since 1861 at Flemington Racecourse.

It includes the locality of Newmarket, in which the main commercial area, Racecourse Road is located.

Profile

Nestled between Racecourse Road in the south and the Citylink Freeway in the east, Flemington is a small inner city suburb. The skyline is dominated by the Holland Court public housing towers which were built in the late 1960s. Aside from the towers, most of the dwelling stock is older, reflecting the historic development of the suburb. Over a quarter of dwellings are rented from the public sector, and almost half the population was born overseas.

Show Photos and Articles

Heritage Listed Locations Nearby

Park View 0.9km
Glendalough 1.1km
Anzac Hall 1.5km
Rail Bridge 2.0km

See a map of these heritage locations near Flemington, VIC 3031

Facts and Figures About Flemington, VIC 3031 (census 2006)

Don't see information specific to your location? Try clicking on one of the location names in the page header.

State Suburb

Information relating to this state suburb or locality.

Population of Flemington

7376
Population of Flemington during 2006 census.

Age Distribution In Flemington

Graph of age distribution in Flemington
People's age breakdown in Flemington.

Growth (Flemington)

Graph of population changes in Flemington last 25 years
Population growth in Flemington in last 25 years.

Land Area (Flemington)

1.8 km2
Total size of land covered by Flemington

Res. Stability (Flemington)

Graph of residential stability in Flemington
% of residents living at same address in Flemington

Demographics

Information relating to the different backgrounds and lifestyles of people living in this area.

Country of Birth - Flemington

Common countries of birth for residents of Flemington
Common countries of birth for residents of Flemington.

Family Types - Flemington

Family types for residents of Flemington
Household family types for residents of Flemington.

Language Spoken at Home - Flemington

Common languages spoken at home for residents of Flemington
Language spoken at home for residents of Flemington.

Religion - Flemington

Common religions for residents of Flemington
Common religions for residents of Flemington.

Family income p/wk - Flemington

Graph of weekly family stated incomes in Flemington
Family's stated income per week in Flemington.

Highest Year of School - Flemington

Graph of highest year of school education achieved by residents in Flemington
Highest year of school education achieved by residents in Flemington.

Tertiary Qualifications - Flemington

Graph of Tertiary qualifications by type for residents in Flemington
Tertiary qualifications by type for residents in Flemington.

Work

Information relating to the industry, occupations and work environment of residents in this area.

Individual income p/wk - Flemington

Graph of individual worker
Individual worker's stated income per week in Flemington.

Hours Worked p/w - Flemington

Graph of individual worker
Individual worker's stated hours worked per week in Flemington.

Industry of Work - Flemington

Common industry of work for workers living in Flemington
Industry of work for workers living in Flemington.

Occupations - Flemington

Stated occupations for workers living in Flemington
Stated occupations for workers living in Flemington.

Travel to Work - Flemington

Graph of common means of travel to work for residents of Flemington
Modes of transport for travel to work for residents of Flemington.

Households

Information relating to types and contents of households in this area.

Occupants (Flemington)

Graph of household sizes in Flemington
Household sizes (# occupants) in Flemington

Vehicles (Flemington)

Graph of vehicles operated by households in Flemington
Vehicles per household in Flemington

House Types (Flemington)

Graph of types of houses in Flemington
Higher density is semi-detached, terrace houses, flats, units or apartments

Tenure (Flemington)

Graph of house ownership types in Flemington
Dwelling tenures in Flemington
onmydoorstep.com.au logo
Find us on facebook Follow us on twitter Subscribe to our RSS

User contributed content is licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License with Attribution Required.
Login