CT12 (Ramsgate) area guide

The CT12 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Central Harbour, Cliffsend, Cliffsend and Pegwell, Ebbsfleet, Kent, Kent International Airport, Manston, Manston Park, Minster, Monkton, Newington, Northwood, Ramsgate, St Peters, Thanet Villages.


A Mouseprice property guide for CT12 Ramsgate is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about CT12 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Canterbury propertyThe size of the property market in CT12 is 7485 homes.

Canterbury propertyWhen growth averages 13.4% over a 5 year period, as in this postcode district, there are a number of possible explanations, for example that this isa 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.

Canterbury propertyAverage property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £160819.

Canterbury 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 9.3.

Canterbury propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 3.2%.

Housing stock:

Ramsgate propertyIf you are specifically looking to buy Semi- Detached Houses, this would be an excellent area for you to explore, with 42% of properties being this type.

Ramsgate propertyFlats account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 13.2%.

Ramsgate propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children. alt="Ramsgate property">Socially rented accommodation represents a significant percentage of the total rented accommodation in the area at 23.1%.

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

Ramsgate propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £184153.

Who lives here:

Ramsgate propertyThe population of this postcode district is 17230.
Ramsgate propertyThe average age in this area is 40.
Ramsgate propertyThis looks like a great place to go out – 23.6% of the population is single!
Ramsgate propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 30.
Ramsgate propertyThis area has 4.5 people per square kilometre.
Ramsgate propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (18.1% of workers), followed by Construction (15.9%).