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The City of Stonnington is located south east next to Melbourne and covers some of Melbourne’s most prestigious suburbs such as Toorak, South Yarra and Prahran. With a population of over 100,000, Stonnington has a young population with a median age of 35 and the top five non-English speaking languages are Greek, Mandarin, Cantonese, Italian and Hindi.

Stonnington is famous for its fashion scene on Chapel Street.

Find out more at the City of Stonnington website

Main Suburbs:
  • South Yarra
  • Prahran
  • Armadale
  • Malvern
  • Glen Iris

Key industries:
  • Healthcare
  • Retail
  • Professional, scientific and technical services

Stonnington at a glance

6-12km
East of Melbourne's city centre
12-20mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
6-25mins
Travel time from the city by train
$1.8Million
Median house cost (July 2017)
$620,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
7
Primary schools
1
High schools
1
University campuses
$800
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$490
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 4.3%
China
Flag of England 3.5%
United KIngdom
Flag of India 2.5%
India
Flag of NZ 2.5%
New Zealand
Flag of Greece 1.6%
Greece

Top five languages other than English

4.9%
Mandarin
3.4%
Greek
1.4%
Cantonese
1.2%
Italian
0.9%
Spanish
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.