|Area:||2.8 km (1.1 sq mi)|
|Location:||7 km (4 mi) from Melbourne|
|Local Government Area:||
|Federal Division:||Batman, Melbourne|
Alphington is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its Local Government Area are the Cities of Darebin and Yarra. At the 2006 Census, Alphington had a population of 4,483. The price of houses in the area has increased dramatically over the past couple of years, making the area well known.
It is a primarily residential suburb consisting of mixture of 1970s brick veneer, recently-built townhouses as well as period weatherboards. There is also a major paper production plant in the suburb.
Alphington is bounded by the Yarra River in the south and the Darebin Creek in the east.
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