S35 (Chapeltown) area guide

S35
Chapeltown
The S35 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Brightholmlee, Bromley, Burncross, Chapeltown, Crane Moor, East Ecclesfield, Ecclesfield, Green Moor, Grenoside, High Green, Hoober, Howbrook, Keppel, Oughtibridge, Penistone East, Rainstorth, Sheffield, Shiregreen and Brightside, Southey, Stannington, Stocksbridge and Upper Don, Thurgoland, Walkley, West Ecclesfield, Wharncliffe Side, Worrall, Wortley.
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Notes:

A Mouseprice property guide for S35 Chapeltown is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about S35 that can be found by click the relevant links on the left hand side.

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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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

Market trends:

Sheffield propertyThe size of the property market in S35 is 17041 homes.

Sheffield propertyGiven that the nominal growth rate in this postcode district (S35) has been about 9% over the last 5 years, it would be reasonable to assume that this isan 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 £154397.

Sheffield propertyPrice earnings ratio is an indicator of the affordability of property for someone on the average salary in the area. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 7.5.

Sheffield propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 16.7%.

Housing stock:

Chapeltown propertyThe most readily available type of property in the area are Semi- Detached Houses, making up 44.5% of the total.

Chapeltown propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 7.2% are this type.

Chapeltown propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children. alt="Chapeltown property">Socially rented accommodation represents a significant percentage of the total rented accommodation in the area at 16.6%.

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

Chapeltown propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is £109950, significantly less then the national average of £187894.

Who lives here:

Chapeltown propertyTotal population in this area is 40396.
Chapeltown propertyThe average age in this area is 41.
Chapeltown propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 23.4%.
Chapeltown propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 42 and for women are 30.
Chapeltown propertyThis area has 6.1 people per square kilometre.
Chapeltown propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (17.9% of workers), followed by Wholesale & Retail (17.4%).