SA39 (Pencader) area guide

The SA39 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Capel Dewi, Gwyddgrug, Hebron, Llanegwad, Llanfihangel Ar Arth, Llanfihangel-ar-Arth, Llanllwni, Llanwenog, Maesycrugiau, New Inn, Pencader.


A Mouseprice property guide for SA39 Pencader is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about SA39 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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:

Swansea propertyThe size of the property market in SA39 is 997 homes.

Swansea propertyProperty in this postcode district (SA39) has been growing at a nominal annual rate of 10.2% over the last 5 years. This rate can be indicative ofan 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).

Swansea propertyDuring the last 3 months, property in this postcode district has averaged a value of £151015.

Swansea 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 8.8.

Swansea propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 1.8%.

Housing stock:

Pencader propertyOver half of the properties in the area are Detached Houses, at 57.3% of the total housing stock.

Pencader propertyThe least common type of property in this area is Flats (5% of the total housing stock).

Pencader propertyThis is an area with a high proportion of property suitable for families with children. alt="Pencader property">Socially rented accommodation represents a significant percentage of the total rented accommodation in the area at 15.1%.

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

Pencader propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £174933.

Who lives here:

Pencader propertyTotal population in this area is 2194.
Pencader propertyThe average age in this area is 43.
Pencader propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 25.4%.
Pencader propertyPeople here work very hard – men work, on average, 48 hours per week, whilst women work for 12 hours less.
Pencader propertyThis area is relatively rural, with only 0.4 people per square kilometre.
Pencader propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (17.8% of workers), followed by Construction (13%).