Dorset property prices

The average property price in Dorset county is £370k. The average price increased by £43.8k (13%) over the last twelve months. The price of an established property is £371k. The price of a newly built property is £338k. There were 11.0k property sales and sales dropped by 19.0% (-2.7k transactions). Most properties were sold in the £300k-£400k price range with 2595 (23.6%) properties sold, followed by £250k-£300k price range with 1697 (15.5%) properties sold.

May 2020 - April 2021

Dorset county

England and Wales

£370k

average property price

£328k

average property price

13%

average price percentage change

9%

average price percentage change

£43.8k

average price change

£27.1k

average price change

Dorset house prices map

This price map shows the average property price in a given postcode sector between May 2020 - April 2021. The most affordable place was 'BH1 4' with the average price of £196k. The most expensive place was 'BH13 7', £1.1M.

Dorset house prices map

Dorset house prices compared to other counties

Comparison of the average property price and an average price percentage change by county. Price % change compares the average property price between May 2020 - April 2021 to the average price in the previous 12 months. The size of the circle shows the number of property transactions. The bigger the circle the higher the sales volumes in county.

Dorset house prices compared to other countiesAverage price percentage change
Average property price

Dorset house price rank

With the average price of £370k, Dorset is the 12. most pricey county out of 55 England and Wales' counties.

Dorset house price rank

Dorset property sales share by price range

shows a number of properties sold in a given price range between May 2020 - April 2021.

Dorset property sales share by price range
Property price rangeMarket shareSales volumes
£50k-£100k1.7%191
£100k-£150k5.3%580
£150k-£200k10.5%1.2k
£200k-£250k13.7%1.5k
£250k-£300k15.5%1.7k
£300k-£400k23.6%2.6k
£400k-£500k12.9%1.4k
£500k-£750k11.6%1.3k
£750k-£1M3.2%356
over £1M1.8%203

Dorset cost comparison of new homes and older homes

May 2020 - April 2021

Dorset cost comparison of new homes and older homes

£338k

A newly built property

£371k

An established property

Dorset cost comparison of houses and flats

May 2020 - April 2021

Dorset cost comparison of houses and flats

£502k

Detached

£240k

Flat

£314k

Semi-Detached

£275k

Terraced

Dorset real house prices

Yearly average nominal house prices adjusted for inflation.

Dorset real house prices

Dorset house prices compared to England & Wales' house prices

Yearly average nominal prices

Dorset house prices

Dorset house prices per square meter

Yearly average nominal prices per square meter.

Average price per square meter

Dorset house prices and nearby counties

Yearly average nominal prices

Dorset house prices and nearby counties

Dorset house prices new vs established

Yearly average nominal prices. Graphs shows a difference between house prices of newly built properties and house prices of established residential properties.

Dorset house prices new vs established

Dorset house prices by property type

Yearly average nominal prices

Dorset house prices by property type

Dorset house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 9.2 in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and 9.8 in Dorset. Ie. Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole resident with middle-income needs 9.2 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Dorset needs 9.8 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.7 in 2019.
Dorset house price to earnings ratio history

Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2019
England and Wales7.7
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole9.2
Dorset9.8

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