On this page you will find in-depth information and analytics about the WD17 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 Watford, WD17.
WD17 is a relatively less popular area with 143 transactions recorded in the past 12 months,
which is 19.1% lower than the national average of 177.
This is also 14.4% higher than the year prior which had 125 transactions.
Watford, WD17 current market prices
The price growth in Watford is lower
than the national average, with the 2 year growth at
times the national average
Compared to other areas, WD17 is a relatively expensive area
, with an average price 50.5% higher
than the national average.
The average house price in Watford, WD17 is £549,277
and the average rent is £916
WD17 Current Averages
||WD17 against national
|Sales per month
||15 (54,560 Total)
WD17 Growth trends
|2yr house growth ||-0.9%
|2yr CAGR ||
|Last 12 months house price growth
WD17 Average Price by property type
||Average 1 year ago
||Average 2 year ago
||Historical Average price
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WD17 Average Rent by property type
Watford, WD17 Housing Stock
Watford, WD17 has a total of 9,452 properties,
of which 261 are currently for sale
and 325 are for rent.
Excluding flats, the most common property type in WD17 is terraced with a total of 2,061 houses.
All properties in area
|Total properties in area
|Total flats in area
|Total detached in area
|Total semi-detached in area
|Total terraced in area
|Total other in area
All properties for sale
All properties for rent
Most and least expensive streets in Watford, WD17
Watford, WD17 has a total of 160
The most expensive street
in WD17 is Lower High Street
with an average sale price of £9,028,240
The least expensive street
in WD17 is Herga Court
with an average sale price of £202,500
Frequently asked questions
What is the rental price in Watford?
The current average rental price in Watford is £1,187 per month. Mouseprice is currently listing 318 properties to rent in Watford.
Towns near Watford
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What schools are there in Watford?
Nearby schools in Watford include
Lanchester Community Free School, West Herts College, Chater Infant School, Watford St John's Church of England Primary School, Watford Grammar School for Boys
What stations are there in Watford?
Nearby stations in Watford include
Watford Junction Station, Watford Station, Watford High Street Station, Watford North Station, Bushey Station.
The data above illustrates the relative proportions different types of property in the WD17 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 WD17 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.