Parkville

Parkville includes a mix of residential areas, open space and advanced services. Most changes in the locality can be attributed to the health care and social assistance sector. Due to the presence of several very large hospitals, Parkville has the highest average number of employees per establishment in the City. Employment grew by just under 40% from 2002 to 2016, almost all of which was in health care and social assistance. Between 2002 and 2016, floorspace also increased by 15%.

Headline Statistics

26,625

Local Jobs

389

Establishments

$370

Median Rental Price

Combined data for Carlton-Parkville. Source: Department of Human Services, Victoria (DHS).

Floor Space in Parkville

The pie chart below provides a breakdown of floor space (both occupied and unoccupied) in Parkville at 2016.

The chart below shows the change in floor space (both occupied and unoccupied) in Parkville between 2002 and 2016.

Detailed Data Tables

The table below provides further detail regarding the mix of floor space in Parkville.

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Category Floor Space (Sqm)
Educational/ Research 457,425
Performances, Conferences, Ceremonies 5,222
Storage/Wholesale 7,312
Entertainment/ Recreation 275,456
Accommodation 554,856
Manufacturing 0
Hospital/ Clinic 472,573
Retail 4,948
Parking 262,606
Transport 2,862
Open space 2,561,035
Community use 1,069
Public display areas 4,019
Office 44,421
Equipment installation 32,104

The table below provides detail regarding the quantity of floor space by year ( 2002- 2016) in Parkville.

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Year Floor Space (Sqm)
2002 2,611,494
2004 2,654,760
2006 2,708,701
2008 2,811,228
2010 2,867,925
2012 2,947,466
2014 2,895,289
2016 3,002,542
Industries by Employment ( 2016)
The graph below shows the industries located in Parkville, ordered by the number of jobs in each industry at 2016.
Change in Local Jobs (2002 to 2016)
The graph below details the number of employees in Parkville over time. The graph provides an insight into how industry has grown or declined in the local area over the last decade.
Detailed Data Table

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Industry Name 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
Other Services 180 164 177 169 159 127 162 285
Arts and Recreation Services 337 291 386 363 412 507 482 529
Health Care and Social Assistance 9910 9738 10053 13761 15610 16008 15429 16715
Education and Training 4812 5342 5113 4587 4030 4648 4701 3711
Public Administration and Safety 263 274 298 284 284 277 227 203
Administrative and Support Services 15 13 18 8 20 21 28 62
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 777 813 937 1224 1325 1262 1231 1227
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services 22 24 23 23 15 28 30 50
Financial and Insurance Services 50 50 44 83 33 30 25 18
Information Media and Telecommunications 0 5 5 21 13 16 12 11
Transport, Postal and Warehousing 9 12 13 20 10 11 8 10
Accommodation and Food Services 614 691 780 914 1054 1071 1253 1636
Retail Trade 108 83 83 93 110 127 122 128
Wholesale Trade 18 8 6 0 0 0 0 43
Construction 0 0 0 1 0 59 59 0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services 30 23 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manufacturing 1935 1458 1133 1146 1299 1346 1230 1997
Mining 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing 0 6 43 18 21 0 0 0

Parkville Residential Rental Market

Residential Rental Prices (Per Week)

The chart below shows the median rental price for all dwellings in Parkville from June 2009.

The green band shows the price range of the middle 50% of rental properties in the area (also referred to as the interquartile range of rental prices). It provides an indication of the spread of rental prices in Parkville.

Residential Rental Volumes

The chart below shows the number of new leases that commenced in Parkville annually.

Detailed Data Table

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Period Year Median Price Rental Volume (Commencing Leases)
March 2006 270 2138
June 2006 275 2182
September 2006 275 2281
December 2006 275 2391
March 2007 275 2450
June 2007 280 2534
September 2007 280 2509
December 2007 283 2443
March 2008 290 2285
June 2008 290 3256
September 2008 290 3396
December 2008 290 3465
March 2009 310 4246
June 2009 317 3276
September 2009 320 3465
December 2009 323 3484
March 2010 340 3281
June 2010 340 3251
September 2010 340 3128
December 2010 340 3076
March 2011 340 3136
June 2011 340 3219
September 2011 340 3360
December 2011 340 3428
March 2012 340 3780
June 2012 340 3714
September 2012 340 3757
December 2012 340 3850
March 2013 346 3820
June 2013 346 3815
September 2013 346 3811
December 2013 350 3743
March 2014 355 3978
June 2014 351 4131
September 2014 350 4367
December 2014 351 4491
March 2015 351 4613
June 2015 360 4783
September 2015 380 4779
December 2015 370 5041
March 2016 370 5332
June 2016 370 5167
September 2016 370 5124