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 over 30%, mostly between 2006 and 2015, almost all of which was in health care and social assistance. Between 2003 and 2015, floorspace also increased by 9%.

Headline Statistics

30,478

Local Jobs

394

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 2018.

The chart below shows the change in floor space (both occupied and unoccupied) in Parkville between 2002 and 2018.

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 470,134
Performances, Conferences, Ceremonies 5,222
Storage/Wholesale 6,464
Entertainment/ Recreation 275,103
Accommodation 554,884
Manufacturing 0
Hospital/ Clinic 499,084
Retail 4,948
Parking 288,913
Transport 2,862
Open space 2,577,791
Community use 1,366
Public display areas 4,019
Office 70,930
Equipment installation 32,838

The table below provides detail regarding the quantity of floor space by year ( 2002- 2018) in Parkville.

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Year Floor Space (Sqm)
2002 4,140,989
2004 4,173,810
2006 4,261,001
2008 4,366,663
2010 4,488,692
2012 4,524,378
2014 4,637,616
2016 4,672,831
2018 4,794,559
Industries by Employment ( 2018)
The graph below shows the industries located in Parkville, ordered by the number of jobs in each industry at 2018.
Change in Local Jobs (2002 to 2018)
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 2018
Other Services 180 164 177 169 159 127 162 285 207
Arts and Recreation Services 337 291 386 363 412 507 482 529 521
Health Care and Social Assistance 9910 9738 10053 13761 15610 16008 15429 16715 20600
Education and Training 4812 5342 5113 4587 4030 4648 4701 3711 4484
Public Administration and Safety 263 274 298 284 284 277 227 203 393
Administrative and Support Services 15 13 18 8 20 21 28 62 83
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 777 813 937 1224 1325 1262 1231 1227 1542
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services 22 24 23 23 15 28 30 50 50
Financial and Insurance Services 50 50 44 83 33 30 25 18 38
Information Media and Telecommunications 0 5 5 21 13 16 12 11 11
Transport, Postal and Warehousing 9 12 13 20 10 11 8 10 6
Accommodation and Food Services 614 691 780 914 1054 1071 1253 1636 1657
Retail Trade 108 83 83 93 110 127 122 128 105
Wholesale Trade 18 8 6 0 0 0 0 43 43
Construction 0 0 0 1 0 59 59 0 0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services 30 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manufacturing 1935 1458 1133 1146 1299 1346 1230 1997 738
Mining 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing 0 6 43 18 21 0 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 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