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Northcote, VIC 3070 Review

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Average crime rate of NSW suburb is 805

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Schools Type Naplan Percentile ICSEA Percentile
Westgarth Primary School Primary 87 99
Northcote Primary School Primary 86 97
Northcote High School Secondary 83 90
Croxton Special School Special 0 0
St Joseph's School Primary 0 87


Average price of house in Northcote have grown around 1.1% in last 3 months.

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Introduction Northcote is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It is located 6 km north-east of Melbourne's CBD. The suburb is serviced amazingly by two train lines and two tram lines. Great parklands and Merri Creek and Darebin Creek are so close for nature lovers. There is also playground for the younger kids and plenty of open spaces to run. Northcote has a strong sense of community, with neighbourhood festivals and arts events taking place throughout the year. Benefits Northcote is a multicultural suburb offering lots of facilities: • Multicultural suburb • Safe suburb • Excellent transport links • 5 train stations • 2 tram lines • Reputed high schools • Lots of parks available • Good childcare centres • Friendly and supportive neighbors • Abundance of great bars cafes • Great shopping options • Perfect place for students, young professionals and families Challenges • Parking is a major issue • Streets have only one traffic lane Location                           Northcote is bounded on the north by Thornbury, the east by the Fairfield, the south by Clifton Hill and Fitzroy North, and to the west by Brunswick East. Connectivity Northcote has five railway stations along two tram lines.                              Northcote Railway Station                              Merry Railway Station• The Mernda line serves Merri station, Northcote station and Croxton station. • The Hurstbridge line serves Westgarth station and Dennis station. Westgarth station • An electric tram service on the route 86. • Another tram line is available on St Georges Road (route 11). • Bus services are also available along Separation Street, Westgarth Street and Victoria Road Shopping destinations • Northcote Plaza Shopping Centre is a shopping mall in the suburb offering 2 coles stores and amazing food outlets. • Northcote Central is a small sized shopping centre with some small speciality shops, a café, a bakery and and an Aldi. • Many other local shops, groceries and supermarkets are available in the suburb. Schools & Daycares Northcote is home to many good schools: • Northcote Primary School, 33 Helen St, Northcote • Northcote High School, 19-25 St Georges Rd, Northcote • Westgarth Primary School, 37-45 Brooke St, Northcote • Croxton School, 159 Beaconsfield Parade, Northcote Good daycares around the area include: • Only About Children Northcote, 160-162 Victoria Rd, Northcote • TimeOut Educare Westgarth, 26-28 Pearl St, Northcote • Clifton Street Children's Centre, Mc Donell Park, 55 Clifton St, Northcote Internet Connectivity The NBN is now available in selected areas of Northcote. Crime & safety Northcote has a low crime rate and considered safe to get settled with the family. Dwelling Type Northcote offers Victorian mansions, spectacular Art Deco homes and, in particular, Edwardian weatherboards with bullnose verandas. Price Median Sale Price- $1.3m Rent Median Rent Price- $650pw Summary               Northcote is relaxed and laid back suburb, that has the energy of High street at its heart. The suburb offers plenty of amenities like gyms, shopping, good schools, excellent transport links etc. Northcote has plenty of trendy stores and fashion outlets in High Street Northcote, which is home to an interesting and eclectic mix of retailers, bars, cafes and restaurants. There are also plenty of great areas to for a bike ride around Northcote.
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