House Prices in Cockermouth

Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, and is so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. The mid-2010 census estimates state that Cockermouth has a population of 8,204, increasing to 8,761 at the 2011 Census.Historically a part of Cumberland, Cockermouth is situated outside the English Lake District on its northwest fringe. Much of the architectural core of the town remains unchanged since the basic medieval layout was filled in the 18th and 19th centuries. The regenerated Market place is now a central historical focus within the town and reflects events during its 800-year history.

Valuations in Cockermouth

The most expensive recorded transaction in Cockermouth was £850,000 on 14 May 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Cockermouth was £313,500 on 17 August 2016. Properties in Cockermouth have an average price of £212,289 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


+6% since 2017
+22% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Cockermouth

Cockermouth has 9 schools with capacities ranging from 56 to 1348. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, Voluntary Aided School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Cockermouth (by capacity)

  • Cockermouth School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1348 pupils.

  • Fairfield Junior School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 7 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 232 pupils.

  • All Saint's CofE School


    A Mixed Voluntary Controlled School for pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The school enrols 189 students.

  • Fairfield Infant School


    Pupils aged 3 to 7 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 162 pupils.

  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School


    It's a Mixed Voluntary Aided School for children aged 4 to 11. The school enrols 56 students.

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