HP17 (Haddenham) area guide

The HP17 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Aston Sandford, Aylesbury, Bishopstone, Buckinghamshire, Butlers Cross, Coldharbour, Dinton, Ellesborough, Ford, Gibraltar, Great Kimble, Haddenham, Hartwell, Icknield, Kimblewick, Kingsey, Little Kimble, Little Meadle, Lower Hartwell, Marsh, Meadle, Stone, Terrick, Upton, Wendover.


A Mouseprice property guide for HP17 Haddenham is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about HP17 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Hemel Hempstead propertyThe size of the property market in HP17 is 4139 homes.

Hemel Hempstead propertyGiven that the nominal growth rate in this postcode district (HP17) has been about 12.6% over the last 5 years, it would be reasonable to assume 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.

Hemel Hempstead propertyAverage property prices in this postcode district over the last three months have been approximately £342713.

Hemel Hempstead 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 11.9. Places like this represent the “well- heeled” districts of each postcode area. Although recently there have been some spectacular price increases in more expensive areas, in general, prices appreciate slowly in more expensive places because there is less demand for more expensive properties, and the turnover of them is slower because they are not commonly used as investment property.

Hemel Hempstead propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 8.8%.

Housing stock:

Haddenham propertyOver half of the properties in the area are Detached Houses, at 50.7% of the total housing stock.

Haddenham propertyFlats account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 7.5%.

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

Haddenham propertySocially rented accommodation represents 10% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

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

Haddenham propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is higher than the national average of £187894 at £233122.

Who lives here:

Haddenham propertyThere are 4963 men and 5258 women in this postcode district.
Haddenham propertyThe average age in this area is 42.
Haddenham propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 21.5%.
Haddenham propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 44 and for women are 32.
Haddenham propertyThis area has 1.4 people per square kilometre.
Haddenham propertyJob prospects in this area are good with low unemployment (1.4%). Most jobs are found in the Real Estate and Wholesale & Retail sectors.