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Skipton, VIC

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Skipton Statistics

Location Details
  • Region

    Great Ocean Road
  • Population

    586
  • Nearest Capital

    173km
  • Nearest Airport

    Melbourne intl 167km
  • Median House Price

    $238,750
  • April Temp °C
    20 / 9

Skipton is a town in the Western District of Victoria, Australia. The town is situated on the Glenelg Highway 166 kilometres west of the state capital, Melbourne and 52 kilometres south west of the regional centre, Ballarat. Skipton is in the Shire of Corangamite LGA and is on the banks of Mount Emu Creek.

Skipton
Community

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 Skipton

Hospital
2
Doctors & Allied Health
6
Library
2
Post Office
8
Bars & Eateries
25
Groceries & Convenience
3

Skipton
Housing

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Comparison to median State house price

-73%
Property in Skipton

Based on LGA data

Median House Price

$331,000

Rental House Median Price Per Month

$719

Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021], Corelogic [2024]

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    Jobs

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Skipton

    Based on LGA data

    Median Salary Per Year

    $42,578

    Median Personal Income Per Week

    $819

    Median Family Income Per Week

    $669

    Skipton
    Education

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    Number of Institutions

    5

    Data sources:

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

    Schools And Universities in Skipton

    Education within 25KM of Skipton

    1 Childcare Centre
    skipton kindergarten
    4 Primary Schools
    woady yaloak primary school-snake valley campus
    linton primary school
    cape clear primary school
    skipton primary school

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