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Wigan house features

The following charts compare house features in Wigan postcode area to the house features in whole England and Wales. Outer ring charts show share in Wigan, 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.

Wigan 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.

Wigan houses by number of rooms
No. of roomsWiganEngland & Wales
10.0%0.2%
22.5%3.0%
39.3%12.8%
433.1%27.0%
536.7%30.8%
6+18.3%26.2%

Wigan houses by floor area size

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

Wigan houses by floor area size
Floor area sizeWiganEngland & Wales
29m² or less0.0%0.2%
30-49m²3.3%3.8%
50-69m²18.2%17.1%
70-89m²44.6%33.7%
90-109m²18.2%19.1%
110-149m²11.3%15.8%
150m²+4.4%10.3%

Wigan houses by rental type

Wigan houses by rental type
Rental typeWiganEngland & Wales
social rental13.1%9.9%
private rental9.2%12.0%
non-rental77.7%78.1%

Wigan 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.

Wigan houses by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesWiganEngland & Wales
090.7%85.7%
18.2%11.5%
21.0%2.3%
3+0.1%0.5%

Wigan 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.

Wigan houses by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeWiganEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.0%
coal0.5%0.6%
dual0.1%0.3%
elect2.0%4.9%
gas96.2%87.8%
LPG0.3%0.9%
no heat0.5%0.3%
oil0.5%5.0%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.0%0.2%

Wigan houses by windows glazing

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

Wigan houses by windows glazing
Windows glazingWiganEngland & Wales
sigle2.3%4.4%
double/secondary93.9%89.8%
triple/multiple0.1%0.2%
high perfomance3.7%5.6%

Wigan 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.

Wigan houses by gas meter availability
Mains gasWiganEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance92.5%82.2%
no gas meter7.5%17.8%

Wigan houses by number of heated rooms

Wigan houses by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsWiganEngland & Wales
10.5%1.0%
23.2%3.9%
310.1%13.4%
433.3%27.0%
535.5%29.7%
6+17.4%25.1%

Wigan houses by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Wigan houses by solar heating availability
Solar heatingWiganEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

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