PL33 (Delabole) area guide
The PL33 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Camelford, Camelot, Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly, Delabole, Newhall Green, Trebarwith, Treligga, Treligga Downs, Trewalder, West Downs.
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Old area guide:
The commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date. We recommend disregarding these comments in favour of the data that can be found either above or in the other sections of this website.
The size of the property market in PL33 is 835 homes.
The postcode district PL33 has been experiencing annual growth of 14.1% over the last 5 years excluding the effect of inflation. This growth rate tends to indicatea dynamic local economy and housing market. Property price growth in this area has significantly exceeded growth in earnings and the national average house price growth, and so the likelihood of it continuing will be dependent upon price earnings ratio, as well as investment by developers and local authorities in continually upgrading local infrastructure, schools, in addition to the continued strength of the local and national economies and any other economies upon which the area depends.
Average property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £171784.
When examining the ability of consumers to further extend themselves in the face of increasing property prices, many commentators pay close attention to the price earnings ratio. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 11.8.
New transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 7.9%.
The most readily available type of property in the area are Detached Houses, making up 41.7% of the total.
For those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 7.9% are this type.
This is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children.
There is a high proportion of temporary housing in this area at 8.4%.
Socially rented accommodation represents 9.6% 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 £156345.
Who lives here:
Total population in this area is 1769.
The average age in this area is 42.
This area has a high percentage of married people at 23.5%.
Average working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 29.
This area is relatively rural, with only 0.9 people per square kilometre.
The largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (17% of workers), followed by Construction (15.6%).