East Midlands home features

The following charts compare home features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in East Midlands region to the home features in whole England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2019. Data is available for more than 15 million properties.These charts include both East Midlands house features and East Midlands flat features.

East Midlands homes by number of rooms

Room count is number of habitable rooms. Habitable rooms include any living room, sitting room, dining room, bedroom, study and similar; and also a non-separated conservatory and a kitchen/diner having a discrete seating area. Excluded from the room count are any room used solely as a kitchen, utility room, bathroom, cloakroom, en-suite accommodation and similar, any hallway, stairs or landing, and any room not having a window.

East Midlands homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
11.1%1.9%
29.9%13.0%
316.9%21.2%
424.5%22.2%
527.3%22.7%
6+20.4%19.0%

East Midlands homes by floor area size

The gross floor area - the total of all enclosed spaces measured to the internal face of the external walls

East Midlands homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.1%1.5%
30-49m²9.9%12.6%
50-69m²22.2%23.8%
70-89m²30.9%28.4%
90-109m²15.6%14.4%
110-149m²12.8%11.8%
150m²+7.7%7.5%

East Midlands homes by rental type

East Midlands homes by rental type
Rental typeEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
social rental14.9%14.0%
private rental15.5%17.6%
non-rental69.5%68.5%

East Midlands homes by number of fireplaces

The number of open fireplaces in the property. Air can pass between the inside of the property and the outside.

East Midlands homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
090.6%90.3%
17.8%7.9%
21.4%1.4%
3+0.3%0.3%

East Midlands homes by main heating fuel

The type of fuel used to power the central heating. Bio is one of biomass, B30D, B30K, bioethanol, biogas, rapeseed. Coal also includes anthracite. Dual is dual fuel with mineral or wood. Wood can be pellets, chips or logs.

East Midlands homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.4%0.2%
dual0.3%0.2%
elect9.3%12.2%
gas85.0%82.6%
LPG0.6%0.7%
no heat0.2%0.3%
oil3.9%3.5%
waste0.3%0.0%
wood0.1%0.1%

East Midlands homes by windows glazing

The type of glazing. From British Fenestration Rating Council or manufacturer declaration.

East Midlands homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
sigle3.3%5.8%
double/secondary87.0%84.5%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance9.5%9.5%

East Midlands homes by gas meter availability

A gas meter or a gas-burning appliance is available in the dwelling. A closed-off gas pipe does not count.

East Midlands homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance75.0%73.3%
no gas meter25.0%26.7%

East Midlands homes by number of heated rooms

East Midlands homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
11.7%2.8%
210.4%13.5%
317.2%21.4%
424.5%22.1%
526.4%22.0%
6+19.8%18.3%

East Midlands homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

East Midlands homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingEast MidlandsEngland & Wales
solar0.3%0.3%
no solar99.7%99.7%

Associated reports:

East Midlands house features

East Midlands flat features

East Midlands home energy certificates

East Midlands crime statistics

East Midlands population statistics

East Midlands property prices

East Midlands energy costs

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