SA68 (Kilgetty) area guide

SA68
Kilgetty
The SA68 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Begelly, Broadmoor, Carew, Carew Newton, Cold Inn, Cresselly, Cresswell Quay, East Williamston, Jeffreyston, Kilgetty, Kilgetty/Begelly, Lampeter Velfrey, Lawrenny, Loveston, Martletwy, Narberth, Reynalton, Thomas Chapel, West Williamston, Yerbeston.
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Notes:

A Mouseprice property guide for SA68 Kilgetty is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about SA68 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Swansea propertyThe size of the property market in SA68 is 1783 homes.

Swansea propertyProperty in this postcode district (SA68) has been growing at a nominal annual rate of 10.2% over the last 5 years. This rate can be indicative ofan 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).

Swansea propertyOver the last 3 months, the average property value for this postcode district has been £178443.

Swansea 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 8.9.

Swansea propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 5%.

Housing stock:

Kilgetty propertyOver half of the properties in the area are Detached Houses, at 62.9% of the total housing stock.

Kilgetty propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Terraced Houses, this would not be an ideal area, because only 5.5% are this type.

Kilgetty propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children.

Kilgetty propertyThere is a high proportion of temporary housing in this area at 3%.

Kilgetty propertySocially rented accommodation represents only a small percentage of rented accommodation in the area at 6.6%.

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

Kilgetty propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £149199.

Who lives here:

Kilgetty propertyThere are 1927 men and 2023 women in this postcode district.
Kilgetty propertyThis area is a haven for the retired, who make up 31.4% of the population.
Kilgetty propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 19.3%.
Kilgetty propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 45 and for women are 33.
Kilgetty propertyThis area is relatively rural, with only 0.7 people per square kilometre.
Kilgetty propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (19.8% of workers), followed by Construction (12.1%).