PL12 (Saltash) area guide

The PL12 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Antony Passage, Bethany, Blunts, Bohetherick, Botus Fleming, Burraton, Burraton Coombe, Calstock, Cargreen, Carkeel, Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly, Cotehele, Cutmere, Cuttivett, Deviock and Sheviock, Elmgate, Forder, Halton Quay, Hatt, Hunters Oak, Ince Castle, Landrake, Landrake and St Dominick, Landulph, Latchbrook, Longlands, Lower Burraton, Middle Pill, Moditonham, Moorlands Trading Estate, North Pill, Notter, Pillaton, Pillmere, Polborder, Saltash, Saltash Burraton, Saltash Essa, Saltash Pill, Saltash St Stephens, Saltmill, South Pill, St Dominick, St Erney Landrake, St Germans, St Mellion, St Stephens, Stoketon, Tamar View Industrial Estate, Tideford, Tideford Cross, Tor Hill, Trehan, Trematon, Trerulefoot, Wearde.


A Mouseprice property guide for PL12 Saltash is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about PL12 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Plymouth propertyThe size of the property market in PL12 is 8601 homes.

Plymouth propertyGiven that the nominal growth rate in this postcode district (PL12) has been about 14.1% 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.

Plymouth propertyOver the last 3 months, the average property value for this postcode district has been £184016.

Plymouth 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 8.5.

Plymouth propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 18.2%.

Housing stock:

Saltash propertyIf you are specifically looking to buy Detached Houses, this would be an excellent area for you to explore, with 37.3% of properties being this type.

Saltash propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 8.1% are this type.

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

Saltash propertySocially rented accommodation represents 11.8% of the total rented accommodation in the area.

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

Saltash propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £162714.

Who lives here:

Saltash propertySaltash propertyThe average age in this area is 42.
Saltash propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 21.3%.
Saltash propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 43 and for women are 30.
Saltash propertyThis area has 1.9 people per square kilometre.
Saltash propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (15.8% of workers), followed by Construction (13.3%).