HU15 (Brough) area guide

The HU15 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Brantingham, Broomfleet, Brough, Crabley Creek, Dale, Drewton, Ellerker, Elloughton, Everthorpe, Gilberdyke, Hive, Howdenshire, Newport, North Cave, Riplingham, Sandholme, Scalby, South Cave, South Hunsley, Welton, Welton Wold.


A Mouseprice property guide for HU15 Brough is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about HU15 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Kingston upon Hull propertyThe size of the property market in HU15 is 8241 homes.

Kingston upon Hull propertyWhen growth averages 14.3% 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.

Kingston upon Hull propertyThe average property in this postcode district was valued at £173201 over the last 3 months.

Kingston upon Hull 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 7.6.

Kingston upon Hull propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 22.6%.

Housing stock:

Brough propertyDetached Houses make up the most significant portion of the housing stock, representing 44.4% of the total.

Brough propertyThe least common type of property in this area is Flats (3.3% of the total housing stock).

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

Brough propertySocially rented accommodation represents only a small percentage of rented accommodation in the area at 6.5%.

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

Brough propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £146935.

Who lives here:

Brough propertyThere are 10329 men and 10066 women in this postcode district.
Brough propertyThe average age in this area is 39.
Brough propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 22.7%.
Brough propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 31.
Brough propertyThis area has 2.2 people per square kilometre.
Brough propertyJob prospects in this area are good with low unemployment (1.9%). Most jobs are found in the Health & Social Work and Wholesale & Retail sectors.