TA22 (Dulverton) area guide

The TA22 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Ashwick, Bishop's Nympton, Bridgetown, Brompton Regis, Brushford, Bury, Clare and Shuttern, Devon, Dulverton, Dulverton and Brushford, Exebridge, Exmoor, Exton, Hawkridge, Highercombe, Jury, North Molton, Pixton Park, Quarme, Somerset, Waddicombe.


A Mouseprice property guide for TA22 Dulverton is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about TA22 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Taunton propertyThe size of the property market in TA22 is 1469 homes.

Taunton propertyThe postcode district TA22 has been experiencing annual growth of 11% 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.

Taunton propertyOver the last 3 months, the average property value for this postcode district has been £231765.

Taunton 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 10.9.

Taunton propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 2.8%.

Housing stock:

Dulverton propertyDetached Houses make up the most significant portion of the housing stock, representing 48.2% of the total.

Dulverton propertyFlats account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 8.1%.

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

Dulverton propertySocially rented accommodation represents 13.7% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

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

Dulverton propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is higher than the national average of £187894 at £227832.

Who lives here:

Dulverton propertyThere are 1284 men and 1396 women in this postcode district.
Dulverton propertyThis area is a haven for the retired, who make up 38.4% of the population.
Dulverton propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 19.5%.
Dulverton propertyPeople here work very hard – men work, on average, 46 hours per week, whilst women work for 14 hours less.
Dulverton propertyThis area is relatively rural, with only 0.2 people per square kilometre.
Dulverton propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (15.4% of workers), followed by Construction (15%).
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