GL11 (Dursley) area guide

The GL11 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Ashmead Green, Bull Pitch, Cam, Cam East, Cam West, Coaley, Coaley and Uley, Dursley, Gloucestershire, Norman Hill, North Nibley, Owlpen, Sandpits, Severn, Stancombe, Stinchcombe, Tilsdown, Uley, Upper Wick, Vale, Wick, Woodfield, Woodmancote, Wotton-under-Edge.


A Mouseprice property guide for GL11 Dursley is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about GL11 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Gloucester propertyThe size of the property market in GL11 is 7438 homes.

Gloucester propertyGiven that the nominal growth rate in this postcode district (GL11) has been about 8.1% over the last 5 years, it would be reasonable to assume that this isan 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).

Gloucester propertyThe average property in this postcode district was valued at £200264 over the last 3 months.

Gloucester 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 9.4.

Gloucester propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 8.3%.

Housing stock:

Dursley propertyThe most readily available type of property in the area are Detached Houses, making up 35.8% of the total.

Dursley propertyFlats account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 12%.

Dursley propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children. alt="Dursley property">Socially rented accommodation represents a significant percentage of the total rented accommodation in the area at 17.8%.

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

Dursley propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £157203.

Who lives here:

Dursley propertyThe population of this postcode district is 17209.
Dursley propertyThe average age in this area is 41.
Dursley propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 22.9%.
Dursley propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 42 and for women are 30.
Dursley propertyThis area has 3.2 people per square kilometre.
Dursley propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Health & Social Work (23.2% of workers), followed by Wholesale & Retail (14.8%).