DL10 (Richmond) area guide

The DL10 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Aske, Barton, Bend Hagg House, Bolton On Swale, Brompton On Swale, Brompton-on-Swale and Scorton, Brough Park, Catterick, Catterick Bridge, Croft, Easby, East Appleton, Ellerton Upon Swale, Gallowfields Trading Estate, Gilling West, Hartforth, Hipswell, Hornby Castle, Killerby, Kiplin, Leeming Bar, Melsonby, Middleton Tyas, Morton-on-Swale, Moulton, Newton Morrell, North Yorkshire, Richmond, Richmond Central, Richmond East, Richmond West, Scorton, Skeeby, St Martins, Swaledale, Tunstall, Whitwell.


A Mouseprice property guide for DL10 Richmond is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about DL10 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Darlington propertyThe size of the property market in DL10 is 7699 homes.

Darlington propertyThe postcode district DL10 has been experiencing annual growth of 14.2% 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.

Darlington propertyOver the last 3 months, the average property value for this postcode district has been £179737.

Darlington 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 7.7.

Darlington propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 13.3%.

Housing stock:

Richmond propertyThe most commonly found type of housing in this area are Semi- Detached Houses, making up 35.3% of the housing stock.

Richmond propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 8.5% are this type.

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

Richmond propertySocially rented accommodation represents 12.9% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

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

Richmond propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £149499.

Who lives here:

Richmond propertyThe population of this postcode district is 17733.
Richmond propertyThe average age in this area is 41.
Richmond propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 23.1%.
Richmond propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 44 and for women are 31.
Richmond propertyThis area has 1.3 people per square kilometre.
Richmond propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (15.4% of workers), followed by Wholesale & Retail (14.5%).