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Swansea house features

The following charts compare house features in Swansea postcode area to the house features in whole England and Wales. Outer ring charts show share in Swansea, inner charts show share for England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2016. Data is available for more than 50% of all domestic properties. In case of multiple certificate for one property, only the latest available certificate data was used in the charts.

Swansea houses 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.

Swansea houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsSwanseaEngland & Wales
10.1%0.2%
21.4%3.0%
311.5%12.8%
424.1%27.0%
533.1%30.8%
6+29.7%26.2%

Swansea houses by floor area size

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

Swansea houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeSwanseaEngland & Wales
29m² or less0.2%0.2%
30-49m²2.6%3.8%
50-69m²13.4%17.1%
70-89m²32.9%33.7%
90-109m²20.6%19.1%
110-149m²18.0%15.8%
150m²+12.3%10.3%

Swansea houses by rental type

Swansea houses by rental type
Rental typeSwanseaEngland & Wales
social rental8.5%9.9%
private rental9.3%12.0%
non-rental82.3%78.1%

Swansea houses by number of fireplaces

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

Swansea houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesSwanseaEngland & Wales
089.0%85.7%
18.8%11.5%
21.9%2.3%
3+0.4%0.5%

Swansea houses 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.

Swansea houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeSwanseaEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.0%
coal1.8%0.6%
dual0.7%0.3%
elect5.3%4.9%
gas72.5%87.8%
LPG2.5%0.9%
no heat0.3%0.3%
oil16.5%5.0%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.4%0.2%

Swansea houses by windows glazing

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

Swansea houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingSwanseaEngland & Wales
sigle5.4%4.4%
double/secondary89.7%89.8%
triple/multiple0.3%0.2%
high perfomance4.6%5.6%

Swansea houses 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.

Swansea houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasSwanseaEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance67.5%82.2%
no gas meter32.5%17.8%

Swansea houses by number of heated rooms

Swansea houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsSwanseaEngland & Wales
10.9%1.0%
22.6%3.9%
312.4%13.4%
424.6%27.0%
532.0%29.7%
6+27.5%25.1%

Swansea houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Swansea houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingSwanseaEngland & Wales
solar0.7%0.3%
no solar99.3%99.7%

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Swansea home energy certificates

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Swansea energy costs

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