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Glen Waverley & Surrounding

Glen Waverley, which is located about 20 kilometres to the southeast of Melbourne, has all of the amenities a family could require - spacious homes, The Glen retail centre, a trendy cinema complex, and a variety of excellent schools. The area's Asian flavour may be experienced in the area's stunning range of eateries.

Glen Waverley was ranked one of Melbourne's most liveable suburbs in a study conducted by McCrindle Research in 2016. According to the research, the neighbourhood's "excellent schools, family-friendly atmosphere, coveted postcode, and plenty of green space" were among the factors cited for its livability.



All Private Dwellings - 15,198
Average People Per Household: 2.9
Median Weekly Household income: $1,553 Median Monthly Mortgage Repayments: $2,000 Median Weekly Rent: $430
Average Motor Vehicles Per Dwelling: 1.8

People - 40,327
Male: 49.10%
Female: 50.90%
Median Age: 40

Families - 11,093
Average Children Per Family
For Families with Children: 1.8
For All Families: 0.9

Glen Waverley, located in the Shire of Moyne in the Macedon Ranges Council area, had a population of 46,414 people in 2016. The median age was 37 years old, and 50.20%were born in Australia.

The most common ancestries were English 26%, Australian 23%, Irish 9%, Scottish 8%and Chinese 4%. The top five languages spoken at home were English 75%, Mandarin 5%, Greek 2%, Cantonese 1%, and Hindi 1%. The most common religion in Port Macquarie was Catholic, followed by No Religion, Anglican, Uniting Church, and Buddhism.



Glen Waverley is well connected to Melbourne by a number of roads and railway connections. The Monash Freeway passes through the suburb, allowing for fast and easy access to the city. Glen Waverley station is also in the area, and it serves trains to the city on a regular basis.


Mount Waverley Secondary College, Glen Waverley Primary School, and Wesley College are three of the best schools in Glen Waverley. The Glen Shopping Centre is located in the area, which includes a variety of stores and restaurants.

In addition, the suburb has a number of parks and reserves, including Jells Park, Wesley College Oval, and Riverview Reserve.

Glen Waverley is a great location to call home for families seeking a safe, secure, and accessible place to reside. Glen Waverley's proximity to Melbourne, excellent schools, and variety of local services are evident.

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