DA14 (Bexley) area guide

The DA14 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Bexley, Bromley, Chislehurst, Cray Meadows, Cray Valley East, Cray Valley West, Joydens Wood, Kent, Longlands, Sidcup, St Mary's.


A Mouseprice property guide for DA14 Bexley is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about DA14 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Dartford propertyThe size of the property market in DA14 is 9324 homes.

Dartford propertyProperty in this postcode district (DA14) has been growing at a nominal annual rate of 10.4% 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).

Dartford propertyThe average property in this postcode district was valued at £223382 over the last 3 months.

Dartford 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 9.5.

Dartford propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 2%.

Housing stock:

Bexley propertyIf you are specifically looking to buy Flats, this would be an excellent area for you to explore, with 39.1% of properties being this type.

Bexley propertyDetached Houses account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 8.8%. alt="Bexley property">Socially rented accommodation represents a significant percentage of the total rented accommodation in the area at 18%.

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

Bexley propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is higher than the national average of £187894 at £198863.

Who lives here:

Bexley propertyThe population of this postcode district is 19349.
Bexley propertyThe average age in this area is 42.
Bexley propertyThis looks like a great place to go out – 28.8% of the population is single!
Bexley propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 42 and for women are 32.
Bexley propertyThis area has 18.4 people per square kilometre.
Bexley propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Real Estate (16.2% of workers), followed by Wholesale & Retail (14.3%).