Area guide

Widnes, WA8


Overview

On this page you will find in-depth information and analytics about the WA8 postcode district. This includes current and historical average prices, price trends, the distribution of property types, the prices of various streets, and other information about Widnes, WA8.

WA8 is a relatively popular area with 798 transactions recorded in the past 12 months, which is 350.4% higher than the national average of 177. This is also 2.3% higher than the year prior which had 780 transactions.

Widnes, WA8 current market prices

The price growth in Widnes is higher than the national average, with the 2 year growth at 2.2 times the national average. Compared to other areas, WA8 is a relatively inexpensive area, with an average price -50.9% lower than the national average. The average house price in Widnes, WA8 is £187,988 and the average rent is £916.

WA8 Current Averages

Market characteristic WA8 district National WA8 against national
Average price £187,988 £383,013 -50.9%
Average rent £686 £916 -25.1%
Sales per month 67 15 (56,046 Total) +346.7%

WA8 Growth trends

Growth rate WA8 district National
2yr house growth 29.3% 13.1%
2yr CAGR 13.7% 6.3%
Last 12 months house price growth -8.2% 1.6%

WA8 Average Price by property type

Type Current Average Average 1 year ago Average 2 year ago Historical Average price
All properties £187,988 £204,756 £145,407 £216,661 View houses for sale in WA8
Flats £86,000 £99,820 £68,333 £91,650 View flats for sale in WA8
Detached £313,000 £321,360 £274,283 £373,125 View detached for sale in WA8
Semi-detached £191,952 £177,210 £156,676 £218,343 View semi-detached for sale in WA8
Terraced £113,781 £116,487 £102,146 £142,115 View terraced for sale in WA8
Bungalows N/A N/A N/A £247,857 View bungalows for sale in WA8

WA8 Average Rent by property type

Type Historical Average Price
All properties to rent £1,100 View houses for rent in WA8
Flats for rent £583 View flats for rent in WA8
Detached for rent N/A View detached for rent in WA8
Semi-detached for rent £1,000 View semi-detached for rent in WA8
Terraced for rent £690 View terraced for rent in WA8
Bungalows for rent N/A View bungalows for rent in WA8

Widnes, WA8 Housing Stock

Widnes, WA8 has a total of 23,914 properties, of which 225 are currently for sale and 22 are for rent. Excluding flats, the most common property type in WA8 is terraced with a total of 8,013 houses.

All properties in area

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties in area 23,914 -
Total flats in area 1,564 6.5%
Total detached in area 6,169 25.8%
Total semi-detached in area 7,926 33.1%
Total terraced in area 8,013 33.5%
Total other in area 242 1%

All properties for sale

Type Quantity Percentage
Total properties for sale 225 - View houses for sale in WA8
Total flats for sale 6 2.7% View flats for sale in WA8
Detached for sale 40 17.8% View detached for sale in WA8
Semi-detached for sale 74 32.9% View semi-detached for sale in WA8
Terraced for sale 52 23.1% View terraced for sale in WA8
Bungalows for sale 14 6.2% View bungalows for sale in WA8
Other properties for sale 39 17.3%

All properties for rent

Type Quantity
Total properties to rent 22 View houses for rent in WA8
Total flats for rent 8 View flats for rent in WA8
Detached for rent 0 View detached for rent in WA8
Semi-detached for rent 1 View semi-detached for rent in WA8
Terraced for rent 3 View terraced for rent in WA8
Bungalows for rent 0 View bungalows for rent in WA8
Other properties for rent 10

Most and least expensive streets in Widnes, WA8

Widnes, WA8 has a total of 920 streets. The most expensive street in WA8 is Dennis Road, with an average sale price of £2,500,000. The least expensive street in WA8 is Victoria Square, with an average sale price of £20,000.



Frequently asked questions

What is the rental price in Widnes?

The current average rental price in Widnes is £594 per month. Mouseprice is currently listing 18 properties to rent in Widnes.

Towns near Widnes

Towns near Widnes - Runcorn, St. helens, Warrington, Frodsham, Newton-le-willows, Lymm, Knutsford, Altrincham

What schools are there in Widnes?

Nearby schools in Widnes include Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College, Wade Deacon High School, St Bede's Catholic Junior School, St Bede's Catholic Infant School, Birchfield Nursery School

What stations are there in Widnes?

Nearby stations in Widnes include Widnes Station, Hough Green Station, Runcorn Station, Rainhill Station, Whiston Station.


Notes

The data above illustrates the relative proportions different types of property in the WA8 postcode district. It is important to note that as homes are demolished and built these percentages will fluctuate accordingly. National averages are based on the most recent data available from the HM Land Registry© datasets.
Current average price and rent are based on the last month of data available.
Historical average prices are calculated using all WA8 sales since 1995.

Please note that end of terrace properties are defined as terrace, as opposed to semi detached.

CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate is the year-over-year growth rate of house prices over a specified period of time (in this case five years). This figure gives an indication of the returns that have been seen historically. It can also be seen as a "smoothed" rate of return.