Housing affordability and employment growth

This table shows:

  • The percentage of people under the age of 40 in your area who cannot afford to buy or rent locally, based on household income.
  • Private sector employment growth since 2005, including any employment losses that occurred during the recession.

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District % under 40 that can't rent (2007) % under 40 that can't buy (2008) Private sector employment growth (2005-2010)
Alnwick 32.9% 51.9% -7.4%
Berwick-upon-Tweed 36.9% 58.4% 1.1%
Blyth Valley 29.7% 42.8% -2.7%
Castle Morpeth 26.8% 33.5% 3.0%
Chester-le-Street 30.3% 47.9% -1.2%
Darlington 29.6% 49.3% -10.1%
Derwentside 32.2% 40.9% 18.6%
Durham 33.5% 44.8% 8.7%
Easington 34.8% 35.9% 2.2%
Gateshead 37.1% 54.5% 0.5%
Hartlepool 42.5% 46.4% -1.6%
Middlesbrough 48.5% 53.1% -8.7%
North Tyneside 36.3% 52.7% 4.9%
Newcastle-upon-Tyne 48.5% 55.7% -9.3%
Redcar and Cleveland 37.4% 42.5% -17.8%
South Tyneside 37.7% 55.5% -2.4%
Sedgefield 28.3% 42.2% -6.0%
Stockton on Tees 34.1% 44.6% -0.7%
Sunderland 41.2% 55.4% -10.4%
Teesdale 24.8% 40.1% 1.3%
Tynedale 29.4% 40.4% -4.6%
Wansbeck 31.8% 38.4% -9.2%
Wear Valley 32.0% 41.4% -5.6%
Barnsley 29.8% 44.1% -5.5%
Bradford 37.9% 49.8% 4.2%
Calderdale 33.3% 45.2% 0.5%
Craven 28.8% 65.9% -18.0%
Doncaster 36.7% 49.2% -18.4%
East Riding of Yorkshire 30.0% 51.3% -2.4%
Hambleton 36.0% 64.8% 1.1%
Harrogate 36.6% 63.9% 4.8%
Kingston upon Hull 48.0% 45.2% -10.2%
Kirklees 34.4% 50.2% -3.5%
Leeds 46.2% 59.0% 2.1%
North Lincolnshire 43.7% 47.0% -5.7%
North East Lincolnshire 31.5% 47.6% -9.2%
Richmondshire 28.4% 57.3% -13.3%
Rotherham 37.0% 48.9% -13.6%
Ryedale 39.9% 67.7% -10.5%
Scarborough 39.0% 62.4% -10.8%
Selby 30.5% 45.2% -19.4%
Sheffield 45.2% 52.1% -3.6%
Wakefield 37.8% 49.9% -6.7%
York 43.0% 65.0% -12.3%
Allerdale 26.6% 51.1% -7.2%
Barrow-in-Furness 26.6% 36.5% -0.4%
Blackburn with Darwen 35.8% 47.5% -11.1%
Blackpool 44.6% 66.7% -8.5%
Bolton 35.8% 42.1% -11.6%
Burnley 31.6% 37.9% -7.2%
Bury 34.4% 49.9% -9.4%
Carlisle 32.5% 65.9% -1.7%
Chester 39.8% 61.4% -4.2%
Chorley 26.2% 50.5% -22.9%
Congleton 24.5% 48.9% -0.3%
Copeland 26.4% 40.3% 0.0%
Crewe and Nantwich 34.5% 47.2% 11.0%
Eden 32.8% 59.8% -14.1%
Ellesmere Port and Neston 34.8% 44.2% -7.0%
Fylde 37.2% 59.2% 4.3%
Halton 38.6% 48.8% -8.7%
Hyndburn 25.7% 42.2% -7.1%
Knowsley 49.1% 55.6% -9.1%
Lancaster 37.5% 53.3% 8.2%
Liverpool 54.0% 57.7% -0.5%
Macclesfield 27.2% 50.9% 2.5%
Manchester 56.3% 58.0% 7.3%
Oldham 37.9% 48.1% -12.4%
Pendle 34.5% 38.5% 11.4%
Preston 44.9% 55.3% -2.9%
Ribble Valley 26.9% 55.0% 3.2%
Rochdale 36.8% 47.2% -6.8%
Rossendale 29.2% 42.2% -20.2%
South Lakeland 45.3% 60.1% -9.2%
South Ribble 32.0% 52.1% -3.8%
Salford 48.3% 55.1% -5.0%
Sefton 39.0% 49.8% -14.9%
St Helens 33.6% 49.4% 2.1%
Stockport 33.9% 54.5% -10.1%
Tameside 36.4% 55.1% 3.9%
Trafford 36.1% 59.6% -11.9%
Vale Royal 29.5% 48.8% -4.7%
West Lancashire 37.4% 41.6% -7.4%
Warrington 30.0% 45.5% -2.5%
Wigan 31.6% 44.5% -8.3%
Wirral 35.6% 49.8% -7.1%
Wyre 41.8% 61.6% 7.5%
Amber Valley 26.7% 44.5% -13.1%
Ashfield 32.6% 44.8% -1.8%
Bassetlaw 31.3% 42.1% -6.9%
Blaby 29.6% 60.4% -12.9%
Bolsover 31.4% 43.9% -1.7%
Boston 39.3% 56.4% -4.8%
Broxtowe 31.9% 44.5% -1.8%
Charnwood 32.6% 53.3% -10.7%
Chesterfield 36.1% 54.8% -10.9%
Corby 41.5% 53.3% -11.5%
Daventry 26.4% 55.4% 2.0%
Derby City 37.7% 51.7% 3.8%
Derbyshire Dales 32.8% 63.7% -2.9%
East Lindsey 42.6% 56.1% -17.2%
East Northamptonshire 27.0% 51.8% -10.4%
Erewash 26.9% 47.9% -9.1%
Gedling 28.6% 47.8% -23.0%
Harborough 24.9% 49.0% -10.2%
High Peak 31.1% 57.4% -1.9%
Hinckley and Bosworth 29.6% 53.3% -18.7%
Kettering 34.1% 49.6% 6.6%
Leicester City 50.6% 64.0% 2.2%
Lincoln 44.5% 59.6% 1.7%
Mansfield 30.3% 43.3% -5.2%
Melton 32.2% 39.4% 4.3%
North Kesteven 29.0% 47.5% 11.1%
North East Derbyshire 31.1% 45.4% -2.5%
Newark and Sherwood 32.4% 49.6% 6.6%
Northampton 37.5% 52.0% 4.7%
Nottingham 47.8% 56.1% -6.1%
North West Leicestershire 27.0% 49.9% 3.6%
Oadby and Wigston 37.2% 58.9% 5.9%
Rushcliffe 28.8% 44.8% -0.6%
Rutland 30.7% 20.4% 2.6%
South Derbyshire 26.0% 45.2% 7.7%
South Holland 35.9% 54.4% -4.5%
South Kesteven 32.4% 49.9% -0.9%
South Northamptonshire 24.8% 57.4% -6.2%
West Lindsey 31.2% 31.0% -5.1%
Wellingborough 31.2% 46.2% -11.1%
Birmingham 51.9% 62.9% -12.3%
Bridgnorth 28.1% 59.8% -7.4%
Bromsgrove 26.9% 53.4% -2.6%
Cannock Chase 26.5% 49.1% 6.7%
Coventry 42.8% 58.0% -8.0%
Dudley 33.5% 52.1% -12.4%
East Staffordshire 31.0% 42.2% 6.3%
Herefordshire, County of 40.1% 62.9% -8.8%
Lichfield 37.0% 59.0% 4.1%
Malvern Hills 30.3% 56.3% 14.5%
North Shropshire 27.7% 57.1% 10.5%
North Warwickshire 34.2% 47.8% 0.0%
Newcastle-under-Lyme 38.5% 46.8% -1.5%
Nuneaton and Bedworth 29.8% 48.8% -5.2%
Oswestry 33.7% 58.7% 0.7%
Redditch 38.1% 56.9% -8.6%
Rugby 31.6% 49.8% -11.3%
South Shropshire 31.8% 48.8% 3.5%
South Staffordshire 28.7% 60.6% -3.5%
Sandwell 47.3% 57.3% -7.7%
Shrewsbury and Atcham 33.7% 58.7% -5.7%
Solihull 31.9% 45.5% -12.9%
Stafford 31.4% 58.6% -20.8%
Staffordshire Moorlands 25.6% 52.2% 2.1%
Stoke on Trent 31.0% 46.1% -14.0%
Stratford-on-Avon 28.7% 57.4% 1.6%
Tamworth 34.6% 51.0% -11.4%
Walsall 42.1% 56.9% -17.0%
Warwick 33.8% 52.0% -17.3%
Wolverhampton 44.7% 52.1% -12.7%
Worcester 37.0% 61.4% -7.8%
Telford and Wrekin 32.8% 53.4% -7.1%
Wychavon 32.2% 52.6% -7.4%
Wyre Forest 39.3% 63.1% -6.4%
Bath and North East Somerset 50.1% 64.8% -0.5%
Bournemouth 52.3% 75.1% -5.4%
Bristol 53.7% 74.8% 1.6%
Caradon 40.2% 66.8% -7.4%
Carrick 55.2% 75.4% 8.5%
Cheltenham 43.8% 61.3% -8.1%
Christchurch 52.5% 77.7% -23.0%
Cotswold 36.6% 64.7% -17.3%
East Devon 42.4% 70.1% -6.8%
East Dorset 37.3% 65.8% 1.1%
Exeter 50.9% 73.1% 3.8%
Forest of Dean 32.3% 61.6% -16.3%
Gloucester 40.9% 59.3% 3.2%
Kennet 43.9% 61.6% -7.0%
Kerrier 54.7% 80.9% -2.6%
Mendip 35.4% 63.4% 3.4%
Mid Devon 34.4% 52.3% -2.4%
North Cornwall 42.2% 72.6% 1.7%
North Devon 40.7% 76.0% -6.9%
North Dorset 53.1% 62.3% 8.8%
North Somerset 32.6% 55.7% 9.2%
North Wiltshire 30.1% 58.1% -3.6%
Penwith 61.5% 74.0% 20.0%
Plymouth 49.0% 65.8% 0.0%
Poole 43.6% 64.4% -8.2%
Purbeck 52.3% 73.8% -12.0%
Restormel 51.4% 72.3% -4.3%
South Gloucestershire 35.8% 67.0% -1.7%
South Hams 43.4% 71.9% 4.5%
South Somerset 35.6% 59.9% 9.6%
Salisbury 40.9% 66.0% -3.2%
Sedgemoor 35.3% 58.3% -20.4%
Stroud 32.2% 60.4% 1.8%
Swindon 35.7% 54.8% -1.1%
Taunton Deane 40.4% 64.3% -12.3%
Teignbridge 44.4% 75.7% -15.6%
Tewkesbury 35.3% 51.8% 1.6%
Torbay 53.3% 70.3% -13.1%
Torridge 40.9% 73.5% -10.3%
West Devon 37.7% 73.4% 0.7%
West Dorset 39.1% 73.3% -8.4%
West Somerset 47.0% 69.3% 9.1%
West Wiltshire 32.5% 55.8% 0.2%
Weymouth and Portland 50.0% 78.8% -34.0%
Babergh 33.2% 59.1% -1.0%
Basildon 45.4% 63.2% -5.3%
Bedford 37.9% 62.3% -9.2%
Braintree 36.4% 65.4% 1.7%
Breckland 33.0% 62.5% 5.8%
Brentwood 44.6% 56.4% 25.5%
Broadland 34.2% 66.8% -0.5%
Broxbourne 47.0% 61.2% -13.4%
Cambridge 49.2% 64.9% 22.1%
Castle Point 41.6% 63.8% -23.9%
Chelmsford 39.6% 56.7% -1.9%
Colchester 39.8% 57.8% 12.0%
Colchester 38.8% 57.8% 12.0%
East Cambridgeshire 29.8% 55.3% 11.5%
East Hertfordshire 36.7% 56.7% 0.4%
Epping Forest 48.4% 60.8% -3.5%
Fenland 37.1% 60.5% 1.3%
Forest Heath 35.8% 59.8% 31.6%
Great Yarmouth 47.4% 70.9% 12.7%
Harlow 48.8% 65.7% -19.9%
Hertsmere 46.9% 62.0% 5.3%
Huntingdonshire 29.3% 56.9% -4.7%
Ipswich 42.9% 60.9% -10.2%
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 36.1% 61.5% -6.9%
Luton 47.9% 66.2% -7.1%
Maldon 34.4% 63.0% -3.9%
Mid Bedfordshire 29.8% 62.9% -12.8%
Mid Suffolk 27.8% 55.4% 2.6%
North Hertfordshire 37.0% 56.7% 2.9%
North Norfolk 42.1% 74.1% -7.3%
Norwich 50.1% 65.6% 10.6%
Peterborough 40.9% 59.5% -11.3%
Rochford 39.5% 58.4% 7.0%
South Bedfordshire 35.3% 58.2% 12.7%
South Cambridgeshire 35.3% 54.3% -11.0%
South Norfolk 31.4% 58.9% -10.0%
Southend-on-Sea 48.2% 73.6% -3.4%
St Albans 41.7% 56.5% -0.8%
St Edmundsbury 33.7% 66.5% -4.6%
Stevenage 46.3% 64.6% 0.6%
Suffolk Coastal 29.7% 55.1% 4.2%
Tendring 48.1% 68.6% -4.5%
Three Rivers 48.4% 61.1% 2.2%
Thurrock 47.8% 68.1% -6.6%
Uttlesford 32.4% 57.4% -7.3%
Watford 52.6% 68.7% -1.6%
Waveney 41.3% 67.7% -3.6%
Welwyn Hatfield 47.1% 57.4% 12.3%
Adur 48.3% 68.6% 0.5%
Arun 51.7% 74.0% -3.4%
Ashford 36.3% 65.0% 0.2%
Aylesbury Vale 33.1% 59.9% 1.7%
Basingstoke and Deane 48.5% 61.3% -10.5%
Bracknell Forest 44.7% 54.7% -2.1%
Brighton and Hove 58.0% 69.9% -0.1%
Canterbury 45.3% 65.3% -4.8%
Cherwell 36.2% 63.4% -11.5%
Chichester 46.5% 67.5% 17.0%
Chiltern 39.4% 54.1% -3.1%
Crawley 54.8% 72.6% -11.7%
Dartford 47.5% 66.8% 6.0%
Dover 37.8% 70.6% -3.1%
East Hampshire 36.4% 55.1% -6.3%
Eastbourne 51.1% 72.4% 5.7%
Eastleigh 37.8% 61.0% -8.7%
Elmbridge 48.1% 58.8% 2.3%
Epsom and Ewell 51.0% 60.6% -9.3%
Fareham 34.1% 59.9% -6.8%
Gosport 42.1% 58.5% 10.3%
Gravesham 44.8% 67.9% -11.1%
Guildford 52.9% 58.9% 5.8%
Hart 39.7% 57.0% 1.8%
Hastings 44.7% 68.4% 19.6%
Havant 44.5% 76.4% -6.0%
Horsham 37.9% 54.9% 2.4%
Isle of Wight 46.6% 73.0% -18.8%
Lewes 43.6% 65.0% 0.3%
Maidstone 42.7% 64.3% 3.1%
Medway Towns 33.9% 62.6% -10.8%
Mid Sussex 42.0% 58.8% -2.1%
Milton Keynes 43.5% 49.2% -6.2%
Mole Valley 44.3% 57.8% -7.1%
New Forest 37.7% 62.4% -2.0%
West Berkshire 44.7% 56.8% 3.6%
Oxford 63.3% 71.4% -7.1%
Portsmouth 52.1% 70.0% 4.5%
Reading 51.8% 65.6% 1.3%
Reigate and Banstead 43.1% 56.4% 3.4%
Rother 43.6% 68.7% 0.0%
Runnymede 54.1% 61.1% 2.8%
Rushmoor 44.3% 60.7% -3.6%
South Buckinghamshire 52.0% 60.1% -7.5%
South Oxfordshire 37.0% 55.2% -7.1%
Sevenoaks 45.0% 57.7% -3.6%
Shepway 38.6% 73.7% -1.4%
Slough 53.5% 67.0% -6.0%
Southampton 56.3% 71.4% -3.5%
Spelthorne 49.4% 59.9% -9.4%
Surrey Heath 40.5% 53.8% 0.9%
Swale 43.5% 70.4% -4.0%
Tandridge 43.0% 56.8% -11.0%
Test Valley 36.6% 61.3% -12.1%
Thanet 41.2% 69.0% -19.7%
Tonbridge and Malling 42.5% 57.6% 2.9%
Tunbridge Wells 42.6% 58.3% -3.1%
Vale of White Horse 39.8% 58.3% -6.8%
West Oxfordshire 36.4% 65.6% -19.0%
Waverley 44.9% 55.4% -7.8%
Wealden 41.8% 64.8% -8.1%
Winchester 32.6% 53.7% -3.1%
Windsor and Maidenhead 49.5% 58.1% -6.7%
Woking 47.0% 55.9% -5.3%
Wokingham 40.2% 54.5% -1.3%
Worthing 51.6% 77.1% -3.0%
Wycombe 41.5% 57.9% -6.7%
Barking and Dagenham 58.2% 70.7% -3.8%
Barnet 50.8% 61.0% -10.0%
Bexley 51.1% 66.8% -10.1%
Brent 74.2% 87.4% -0.8%
Bromley 51.9% 62.1% -2.2%
Camden 59.2% 71.2% -2.2%
Croydon 57.0% 67.9% -2.0%
Ealing 62.7% 70.1% -2.2%
Enfield 56.6% 65.6% -15.8%
Greenwich 57.0% 64.7% 8.1%
Hackney 79.9% 86.3% 40.8%
Hammersmith and Fulham 56.9% 73.7% -4.1%
Haringey 72.0% 85.4% 7.7%
Harrow 55.8% 68.3% 3.7%
Havering 49.0% 67.9% -7.0%
Hillingdon 57.7% 70.8% 10.7%
Hounslow 64.2% 68.3% 15.4%
Islington 58.3% 68.4% 19.2%
Kensington and Chelsea 69.9% 87.6% -1.2%
Kingston-upon-Thames 53.6% 62.6% -2.6%
Lambeth 63.9% 74.6% 22.7%
Lewisham 65.2% 82.4% -0.6%
Merton 57.1% 62.3% 9.7%
Newham 79.0% 87.1% 21.5%
Redbridge 51.7% 64.2% -0.8%
Richmond-upon-Thames 57.6% 64.4% 5.4%
Southwark 73.1% 87.2% 35.0%
Sutton 53.6% 68.7% -4.9%
Tower Hamlets 58.8% 65.6% 14.4%
Waltham Forest 56.6% 72.0% 0.6%
Wandsworth 50.8% 61.4% 10.7%
Westminster, City of 64.6% 81.0% 10.4%

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