House Prices in West Ham

West Ham is an area of East London which lies within the traditional boundaries of the county of Essex and now forms the western part of the modern London Borough of Newham.West Ham was formed when the older territory of Ham was split in two in the 12th century. Originally a Parish, and ultimately a County Borough, West Ham was an administrative unit, with largely consistent boundaries, from the 12th century to the formation of Newham in 1965.The area lies immediately to the north of the River Thames and east of the River Lea. It includes the districts of Stratford, Plaistow, Canning Town, Silvertown and Custom House; while the districts of Forest Gate and Upton Park straddle the Green Street boundary of West and East Ham.

Valuations in West Ham

The most expensive recorded transaction in West Ham was £1,000,000 on 11 July 2014. The most recent recorded sale in West Ham was £225,000 on 24 August 2016. Properties in West Ham have an average price of £435,977 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£382,129

-12% since 2017
+6% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in West Ham

West Ham has 9 schools with capacities ranging from 315 to 630. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, LA Nursery School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in West Ham (by capacity)

  • Portway Primary School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 630 pupils.

  • Ranelagh Primary School

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 525 students.

  • Curwen Primary and Nursery School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils 3 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

  • Manor Primary School

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The school enrols 420 students.

  • West Ham Church Primary School

    PRIMARY

    Pupils aged 4 to 11 attend this Mixed Voluntary Controlled School. The school enrols 315 students.

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