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The City of Maroondah is located east of Melbourne and is made up of 13 suburbs including Ringwood, Croydon and Heathmont.

Blending both city and country lifestyles, residents in Maroondah enjoy the shopping, recreation and education opportunities available in Maroondah. This area is close to both the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges.

Find out more at the Maroondah City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Ringwood
  • Croydon
  • Warranwood
  • Bayswater
  • Heathmont
Key industries:
  • Healthcare 
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail

Maroondah at a glance

30-36km
East of Melbourne’s city centre
30-40mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
35-50mins
Travel time from the city by train
$746,000
Median house cost (July 2017)
$461,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
6
Primary schools
15
High schools
1
University campuses
$400
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$345
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, use the interactive maps provided 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 1.4%
China
Flag of England 4.8%
United Kingdom
Flag of India 1.3%
India
Flag of Myanmar (Burma) 1.6%
Myanmar
Flag of NZ 1.2%
New Zealand

Top five languages other than English

3.3%
Mandarin
1.3%
Cantonese
0.6%
Chin Hakha
0.7%
Italian
0.6%
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.