OX10 (Wallingford) area guide

OX10
Wallingford
The OX10 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Benson, Berinsfield, Berrick Salome, Brightwell, Brightwell Cum Sotwell, Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell, Chiltern Woods, Cholsey, Cholsey and Wallingford South, Crowmarsh, Crowmarsh Gifford, Dorchester On Thames, Dorchester-On-Thames, Drayton St Leonard, Ewelme, Goring, Ipsden, Little Stoke, Mongewell, Moulsford, Newington, North Stoke, Oxfordshire, Preston Crowmarsh, Roke, Shillingford, Shillingford Hill, Wallingford, Wallingford North, Warborough.
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Notes:

A Mouseprice property guide for OX10 Wallingford is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about OX10 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commentary below was written for the mouseprice.com website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Oxford propertyThe size of the property market in OX10 is 10166 homes.

Oxford propertyThe postcode district OX10 has been experiencing annual growth of 16.1% 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.

Oxford propertyOver the last 3 months, the average property value for this postcode district has been £287062.

Oxford propertySince most banks lend money to buy property using their customers’ salary as a indicator of affordability, the price earnings ratio is a useful guide as to whether property in an area is expensive or not. Price Earnings Ratio in this postcode district is 10.9. 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.

Oxford propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 10.2%.

Housing stock:

Wallingford propertyIf you are specifically looking to buy Semi- Detached Houses, this would be an excellent area for you to explore, with 37.1% of properties being this type.

Wallingford propertyFlats account for the lowest percentage of the housing stock in this district, at only 10.3%.

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

Wallingford propertySocially rented accommodation represents 14.1% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

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

Wallingford propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is higher than the national average of £187894 at £265661.

Who lives here:

Wallingford propertyThe population of this postcode district is 24581.
Wallingford propertyThe average age in this area is 38.
Wallingford propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 25.5%.
Wallingford propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 32.
Wallingford propertyThis area has 2.1 people per square kilometre.
Wallingford propertyJob prospects in this area are good with low unemployment (1.7%). Most jobs are found in the Real Estate and Wholesale & Retail sectors.