Yorkshire home features

The following charts compare home features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire house features and Yorkshire flat features.

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire homes by number of rooms
No. of roomsYorkshireEngland & Wales
11.2%1.9%
211.5%13.0%
319.5%21.2%
423.3%22.2%
525.5%22.7%
6+19.0%19.0%

Yorkshire homes by floor area size

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

Yorkshire homes by floor area size
Floor area sizeYorkshireEngland & Wales
under 30m²1.2%1.5%
30-49m²11.3%12.6%
50-69m²25.1%23.8%
70-89m²29.8%28.4%
90-109m²14.1%14.4%
110-149m²11.6%11.8%
150m²+7.0%7.5%

Yorkshire homes by rental type

Yorkshire homes by rental type
Rental typeYorkshireEngland & Wales
social rental15.3%14.0%
private rental15.3%17.6%
non-rental69.5%68.5%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire homes by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesYorkshireEngland & Wales
093.2%90.3%
15.6%7.9%
21.0%1.4%
3+0.2%0.3%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire homes by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeYorkshireEngland & Wales
bio0.1%0.1%
coal0.3%0.2%
dual0.2%0.2%
elect10.1%12.2%
gas86.0%82.6%
LPG0.6%0.7%
no heat0.3%0.3%
oil2.3%3.5%
waste0.0%0.0%
wood0.1%0.1%

Yorkshire homes by windows glazing

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

Yorkshire homes by windows glazing
Windows glazingYorkshireEngland & Wales
sigle3.2%5.8%
double/secondary88.9%84.5%
triple/multiple0.2%0.3%
high perfomance7.7%9.5%

Yorkshire 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.

Yorkshire homes by gas meter availability
Mains gasYorkshireEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance78.6%73.3%
no gas meter21.4%26.7%

Yorkshire homes by number of heated rooms

Yorkshire homes by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsYorkshireEngland & Wales
12.3%2.8%
212.2%13.5%
319.7%21.4%
423.2%22.1%
524.6%22.0%
6+18.1%18.3%

Yorkshire homes by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Yorkshire homes by solar heating availability
Solar heatingYorkshireEngland & Wales
solar0.2%0.3%
no solar99.8%99.7%

Associated reports:

Yorkshire house features

Yorkshire flat features

Yorkshire home energy certificates

Yorkshire crime statistics

Yorkshire population statistics

Yorkshire property prices

Yorkshire energy costs

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