GL20 (Tewkesbury) area guide
The GL20 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Alderton, Alstone, Alstone Fields, Ashchurch, Ashchurch with Walton Cardiff, Aston Cross, Aston On Carrant, Aston-On-Carrant, Back Of Avon, Beckford, Bredon, Bredons Hardwick, Bredons Norton, Bushley, Claydon, Conderton, Coombe Hill, Fiddington, Gloucestershire, Grafton, Great Washbourne, Homedowns, Isbourne, Kemerton, Kinsham, Little Washbourne, Longdon, Northway, Overbury, Oxenton Hill, Pamington, Ripple, Shuthonger, South Bredon Hill, Teddington, Tewkesbury, Tewkesbury Business Park, Tewkesbury Newtown, Tewkesbury Prior's Park, Tewkesbury Town with Mitton, Tredington, Twyning, Uckinghall, Walton Cardiff, Westmancote, Winchcombe, Worcestershire.
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Old area guide:
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The size of the property market in GL20 is 11009 homes.
The postcode district GL20 has been experiencing annual growth of 8.1% over the last 5 years excluding the effect of inflation. This growth rate tends to indicatean area which has invested in improving housing stock, transport links or other local infrastructure. It may also suggest proximity to an area of economic growth such as one of the financial clusters (London, Leeds, Bristol etc.) or strong local presence in growth industries (for example investment in university facilities, attractiveness of an area to IT companies or other knowledge- based organisations).
Average property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £202391.
Since most banks lend money to buy property using their customers’ salary as a indicator of affordability, the price earnings ratio is a useful guide as to whether property in an area is expensive or not. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 9.4.
New transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 15.6%.
Detached Houses make up the most significant portion of the housing stock, representing 31.8% of the total.
For those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 13.5% are this type.
This is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children.
Socially rented accommodation represents 12.9% of the total rented accommodation in the area.
The majority of property in this area is owner occupied.
The average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £168900.
Who lives here:
There are 12492 men and 12698 women in this postcode district.
The average age in this area is 39.
This area has a high percentage of married people at 24.7%.
Average working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 31.
This area has 2 people per square kilometre.
The largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (23.4% of workers), followed by Wholesale & Retail (15.7%).