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The City of Glen Eira covers about 38 km2 of Melbourne’s inner east and 15 suburbs, including Bentleigh, Caulfield and Glen Huntly.

With a population of nearly 150,000, Glen Eira’s Gross Regional Product is valued at A$5.3 billion (representing 1.5 per cent of Victoria’s Gross State Product). Residents of Glen Eira enjoy a calendar full of regular community events, parks, gardens and galleries.

Find out more at the Glen Eira City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Elsternwick
  • Caulfield
  • Ormond
  • Bentleigh
  • Glen Huntly
Key industries:
  • Healthcare
  • Professional, scientific and technical
  • Retail

Glen Eira at a glance

10-16km
Southeast of Melbourne’s city centre
20-30mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
15-25mins
Travel time from the city by train
$1.4Million
Median house cost (July 2017)
$565,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
14
Primary schools
5
High schools
1
University campuses
$555
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$430
Median unit rental per week (March 2017)

Education

Find an early childhood service or school at the Department of Education and Early Childhood development website or find out more about education and preschool.

Access the Victorian Skills Gateway to find local Vocational Education and Training (VET) providers. This includes public TAFE institutions, adult community education and private VET providers.

Health

To locate a hospital in this area, see hospitals and health services on the Victorian Government’s health.vic website.

Visit the Better Health Channel's health services directory for more health care information and services.

Where are most migrants from?

Flag of China 5.5%
China
Flag of India 4.4%
India
Flag of England 2.8%
England
Flag of South Africa 2.3%
South Africa
Flag of Israel 1.5%
Israel

Top five languages other than English

5.5%
Mandarin
3.9%
Greek
3.4%
Russian
2.2%
Hebrew
1.3%
Hindi
Sources:

House and unit prices: Home Price Guide.
Rental prices: Department of Health and Human Services Rental Report 
Cultural groups: Census 2016, ABS

More information: To find a local real estate agent, visit the REIV agent directory.