The estimated population in Carnegie as of the 2011 census was 16,299 and the postcode of this region is 3163.
Apart from this, the land area of Carnegie covers only 4km2 and the suburbs, which are surrounded by Carnegie are Caulfield east, Glen Huntly, Ormond, Malvern East, Murrumbeena and Bentleigh East.
Since the suburb is nearer to Melbourne, the climatic conditions are more or less similar to it. Interestingly, the suburb changes its weather often in a single day. In addition to this, there is a warm and dry region in the northwest and snow areas to the north west of the suburb. However, the suburb gets abundant rainfall from June to September followed by hot weather in the months from December to January. The best time to visit this beautiful place is in the month between March and May.
Carnegie has some tourist spots and heritage sites such as Federation Square, Eureka Skydeck 88, Packer Park, Lord Reserve, the Rippon Lea House and Gardens, Cook’s Cottage etc.