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Castlemaine, VIC

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Castlemaine Statistics

Location Details
  • Region

    Bendigo Loddon
  • Population

  • Nearest Capital

  • Nearest Airport

    Melbourne intl 112km
  • Median House Price

  • November Temp °C
    23 / 9

Castlemaine is a small city in Victoria, Australia, in the Goldfields region about 120 kilometres northwest by road from Melbourne and about 40 kilometres from the major provincial centre of Bendigo. It is the administrative and economic centre of the Shire of Mount Alexander.


Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Castlemaine

Doctors & Allied Health
Post Office
Bars & Eateries
Groceries & Convenience


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Comparison to median State house price

Property in Castlemaine

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Median House Price


Rental House Median Price Per Month


Attached Dwelling Median Price


Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021]

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Castlemaine

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    Median Salary Per Year


    Median Personal Income Per Week


    Median Family Income Per Week



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    Number of Institutions


    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

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    Schools And Universities in Castlemaine

    Education within 25KM of Castlemaine

    12 Childcare Centres
    castlemaine kindergarten
    castlemaine child care centre
    mount alexander fdc
    nido early school castlemaine
    south castlemaine kindergarten
    castlemaine ymca outside school hours care
    castlemaine steiner kindergarten
    harcourt pre-school
    newstead preschool
    maldon preschool centre
    malmsbury primary school
    lockwood south combined outside school hours care
    2 High Schools
    Castlemaine Secondary College-Junior Campus
    Castlemaine Secondary College

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