St Kilda East:
|Area:||2.3 km (0.9 sq mi)|
|Location:||6 km (4 mi) from Melbourne|
|Local Government Area:||
|State District:||Prahran, Caulfield|
|Federal Division:||Melbourne Ports|
St Kilda East is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. It is located within the Local Government Areas of the City of Glen Eira and the City of Port Phillip. At the 2006 Census, it had a population of 12,188.
St Kilda East is one of the more diverse and densely populated suburbs of Melbourne. It has a prominent Hasidic Jewish community descended from Polish and Russian immigrants. Quiet and residential, it is quite different from the adjacent suburb of St Kilda. However, the area around Carlise Street is very diverse with a strong arts, alternative and indie community.