Visual Insights into the UK Property Market


WF Postcode Area - WF1, WF2, WF3, WF4, WF5, WF6, WF7, WF8, WF9 Property Market 2017

This Post covers 


Coverage Area of Postcode WF1 to WF9

Postcode                 Coverage Area          Local Authority Area
WF1  Eastmoor, Kirkthorpe, Newton Hill, Outwood, Wakefield City Centre Wakefield
WF2   Alverthorpe, Carr Gate, Flanshaw, Hall Green, Kirkhamgate, Kettlethorpe, Lupset, Portobello, Newmillerdam, Sandal, Thornes, Walton (Wakefield), Wrenthorpe, Woolgreaves, Peacock, Pledwick Wakefield
WF3  Carlton, East Ardsley, Lofthouse, Lofthouse Gate, Robin Hood, Stanley, Thorpe, Tingley, West Ardsley Leeds, Wakefield
WF4   Crigglestone, Crofton, Durkar, Flockton, Havercroft, Horbury, Netherton, New Crofton, Ryhill, West Bretton, Woolley Wakefield, Kirklees
WF5   Gawthorpe, Healey, Ossett (very small area around Wakefield Road falls in the Kirkless district) Wakefield, Kirklees
WF6   Altofts, Normanton Wakefield
WF7  Ackworth Moor Top, Featherstone, Purston Jaglin, Streethouse Wakefield
WF8  Darrington, Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract (Monkhill), Thorpe Audlin Wakefield, Selby, Doncaster
WF9  Badsworth, Fitzwilliam, Hemsworth, Kinsley, South Elmsall, South Kirkby, Upton Wakefield, Doncaster


  • M represents Million Pounds
  • Total value includes Property Type Other apart from Detached, Semi-Detached, Terraced, Flat/Masionette


Postcode Detached Semi-Detached Terraced Flat
WF1 £280K £160K £125K £96K
WF2 £307K £142K £118K £103K
WF3 £265K £155K £126K £93K
WF4 £275K £145K £119K £117K
WF5 £236K £160K £122K £86K
WF6 £202K £129K £101K £89K
WF7 £233K £168K £118K £68K
WF8 £247K £140K £110K £82K
WF9 £198K £113K £79K £44K


Postcode Detached Semi-Detached Terraced Flat
WF1 £263K £142K £120K £90K
WF2 £274K £137K £109K £92K
WF3 £250K £152K £121K £89K
WF4 £242K £137K £99K £115K
WF5 £215K £160K £115K £69K
WF6 £195K £130K £96K £86K
WF7 £204K £159K £105K £70K
WF8 £239K £134K £112K £74K
WF9 £169K £112K £71K £39K


Postcode Detached SemiDetached Terraced Flat
WF1 £77K £90K £58K £40K
WF2 £116K £50K £61K £49K
WF3 £86K £34K £35K £18K
WF4 £130K £55K £75K £47K
WF5 £85K £56K £37K £41K
WF6 £33K £31K £29K £17K
WF7 £91K £67K £75K £12K
WF8 £73K £48K £34K £28K
WF9 £99K £30K £30K £16K
For example
  • Say the average detached property price for postcode XYZ is £300 K and ST. DEV. is £30 K.
  • It means that most detached properties in postcode XYZ (about 68%) has price within one ST. Dev. i.e. the price range is  £270K - £330K.
  • All-most all detached property price (95%) in postcode XYZ lie between two ST. Dev.  i.e. £240 K - £360 K


Postcode Detached Semi-Detached Terraced Flat
WF1 158 208 170 96
WF2 242 287 172 21
WF3 140 209 193 34
WF4 204 270 193 24
WF5 59 148 96 14
WF6 70 115 103 7
WF7 78 139 142 4
WF8 243 290 96 22
WF9 144 244 162 31


The Table below gives in percentage, the total number of properties purchased as Buy-To-Let:
Postcode Detached Semi-Detached Terraced Flat
WF1 3% 10% 19% 35%
WF2 3% 14% 20% 10%
WF3 5% 10% 12% 15%
WF4 9% 13% 17% 4%
WF5 0% 7% 13% 29%
WF6 4% 8% 17% 29%
WF7 9% 5% 13% 50%
WF8 3% 10% 22% 9%
WF9 3% 11% 19% 58%
*Buy-to-let consists of Buy-to-lets (where they can be identified by a Mortgage) ,transfers to non-private individuals,  transfers under a power of sale/repossessions



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