CA23 (Cleator) area guide

The CA23 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Cleator, Cleator Moor North, Cleator Moor South, Cumbria, Egremont South, Ennerdale, Kinniside.


A Mouseprice property guide for CA23 Cleator is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about CA23 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Carlisle propertyThe size of the property market in CA23 is 657 homes.

Carlisle propertyThe postcode district CA23 has been experiencing annual growth of 15.6% 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.

Carlisle propertyThe average property in this postcode district was valued at £90677 over the last 3 months.

Carlisle propertyWhen 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 5.

Carlisle propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 1.1%.

Housing stock:

Cleator propertyOver half of the properties in the area are Terraced Houses, at 60% of the total housing stock.

Cleator propertyThe least common type of property in this area is Flats (3.2% of the total housing stock).

Cleator propertyThe property in this area caters well for retirees and young couples who do not have large families.

Cleator propertySocially rented accommodation represents only a small percentage of rented accommodation in the area at 3.8%.

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

Cleator propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is £74061, significantly less then the national average of £187894.

Who lives here:

Cleator propertyThere are 688 men and 678 women in this postcode district.
Cleator propertyThe average age in this area is 39.
Cleator propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 26.1%.
Cleator propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 41 and for women are 32.
Cleator propertyThis area is relatively rural, with only 0.1 people per square kilometre.
Cleator propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (28.8% of workers), followed by Health & Social Work (11.3%).