S11 (Sheffield) area guide

The S11 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Broomhill, Central, Derbyshire, Dore and Totley, Ecclesall, Fulwood, Hathersage and Eyam, Nether Edge, Sheffield.


A Mouseprice property guide for S11 Sheffield is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about S11 that can be found by click the relevant links on the left hand side.

Old area guide:

The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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.

Market trends:

Sheffield propertyThe size of the property market in S11 is 13397 homes.

Sheffield propertyThe postcode district S11 has been experiencing annual growth of 9% 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).

Sheffield propertyAverage property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £222874.

Sheffield propertySince 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 6.7.

Sheffield propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 10.4%.

Housing stock:

Sheffield propertyIf you are specifically looking to buy Terraced Houses, this would be an excellent area for you to explore, with 30.9% of properties being this type.

Sheffield propertyThe least common type of property in this area is Detached Houses (18.6% of the total housing stock).

Sheffield propertySocially rented accommodation represents 10.3% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

Sheffield propertyThe majority of property in this area is owner occupied.

Sheffield propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £173183.

Who lives here:

Sheffield propertyThere are 15851 men and 16376 women in this postcode district.
Sheffield propertyThe average age in this area is 33.
Sheffield propertySingle people make up 44.3% of the population in this postcode district.
Sheffield propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 40 and for women are 31.
Sheffield propertyThis area has 29.7 people per square kilometre.
Sheffield propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Education (17.1% of workers), followed by Public Admin & Defence (15.9%).
Sheffield propertyThis area has one of the highest proportions of degree educated people in the country, at 40.5%.
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