Ivanhoe, Victoria

Ivanhoe
MelbourneVictoria
Heidelberg Town Hall 01a.jpg
Ivanhoe Town Hall
Ivanhoe is located in Melbourne
Ivanhoe
Ivanhoe
Coordinates37°46′13″S 145°02′45″E / 37°46′13″S 145°02′45″E / -37.7703; 145.0457
Population12,171 (2016)[1]
 • Density2,386/km2 (6,180/sq mi)
Postcode(s)3079
Area5.1 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Location10 km (6 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)City of Banyule
State electorate(s)Ivanhoe
Federal Division(s)Jagajaga
Suburbs around Ivanhoe:
Preston Bellfield Heidelberg
Thornbury Ivanhoe Eaglemont
Alphington Kew East Ivanhoe East
The Boulevard Christmas Lights

Ivanhoe is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Banyule. At the 2016 Census, Ivanhoe had a population of 12,171.

History

Ivanhoe Post Office opened on 1 September 1874. Ivanhoe North Post Office, on Waterdale Road near Banksia Street opened on 17 May 1926. An Ivanhoe West Post Office was open from 1955 until 1988.[2]