SA46 (Aberaeron) area guide

The SA46 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Aberaeron, Aberarth, Ciliau Aeron, Ffosyffin, Henfynyw, Lampeter, Llanarth, Llansantffraed, Llwyncelyn.


A Mouseprice property guide for SA46 Aberaeron is coming soon. In the meantime, please have a look at the raw data and statistics about SA46 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The commentary below was written for the website in 2006, please be aware that the comments below might be out of date.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 SA46 is 1309 homes.

Swansea propertyWhen growth averages 10.2% over a 5 year period, as in this postcode district, there are a number of possible explanations, for example that this isan 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 £169806.

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 7.5.

Swansea propertyNew transactions as a percentage of overall sales are 5.5%.

Housing stock:

Aberaeron propertyThe most commonly found type of housing in this area are Detached Houses, making up 37.7% of the housing stock.

Aberaeron propertyFor those buyers keen to purchase Flats, this would not be an ideal area, because only 14.6% are this type.

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

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

Aberaeron propertyThe average price of a two bed property in this area is less that the national average of £187894 at £156364.

Who lives here:

Aberaeron propertyTotal population in this area is 2601.
Aberaeron propertyThis area is a haven for the retired, who make up 33.1% of the population.
Aberaeron propertyThis area has a high percentage of married people at 25%.
Aberaeron propertyAverage working hours in this area for men are 44 and for women are 33.
Aberaeron propertyThis area has 1.8 people per square kilometre.
Aberaeron propertyThe largest source of work in this area is Wholesale & Retail (19.1% of workers), followed by Construction (11.9%).