Box Hill North is a suburb of Melbourne, postcode 3129, located in the City of Whitehorse. in the State Electorate of Victoria, 14klms from Melbourne City Centre. Current population is 11874.
Median House price in Box Hill North is $1,180,000, 37% above the Melbourne-wide median of $859,097. The median price for a Unit in Box Hill North is $835,000, 86% above the Melbourne-wide median of $450,00.
At 14 km east of Melbourne’s CBD, Box Hill North is a quiet, spacious suburb in the local government area of Whitehorse. The 2016 Census recorded its population at just under 12,000.
Its open, leafy streets abound with good family-sized houses, making it the ideal place to raise children and many families have chosen to make their home in the area for this reason, but it is not an exclusively family area, many young singles have also found Box Hill North a great place to live.
The suburb boasts numerous parks where you can kick a ball around with the kids, enjoy a picnic, or just relax and enjoy the green spaces. The Koonung Creek Trail is the perfect place to spend an afternoon cycling with the kids, before picking up some goodies from a local shop, such as Woodhouse Grove, to take home for tea.
And when you fancy a night out, with or without the kids, you can take in a movie at the Westfield Doncaster, or take a stroll up to Box Hill, where you can choose from a staggering selection of excellent restaurants.
For transport around the local area, you can catch a bus, but if you want to travel a little further afield, the train station and tram stop at Box Hill are within walking distance.
The streets of Box Hill North feature many spacious, 1950s family homes, often with large gardens, ideal for raising children. You will also find an increasing number of more modern apartment complexes here, but they are less common here than in nearby Box Hill and Doncaster.
With its convenient location, just 14km from the city, and its open green spaces and good schools, Box Hill North is an ideal spot if you are looking for a spacious home to raise your family. Although you can find most of what you need locally, a greater range of amenities is available in nearby Doncaster and Box Hill.