House Prices in Bury

Bury is a town in Greater Manchester, England, on the River Irwell. It lies 5.5 miles (8.9 km) east of Bolton, 5.9 miles (9.5 km) west-southwest of Rochdale and 7.9 miles (12.7 km) north-northwest of Manchester. Bury is the largest settlement and administrative centre of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury, with an estimated population in 2015 of 78,723. The borough of Bury has a wider population of 187,474 as of 2011Historically part of Lancashire, Bury emerged in the Industrial Revolution as a mill town manufacturing textiles.Bury is known for its open-air Bury Market and the traditional local dish, black pudding.

Valuations in Bury

The most expensive recorded transaction in Bury was £52,000,000 on 1 August 2014. The most recent recorded sale in Bury was £77,000 on 22 August 2016. Properties in Bury have an average price of £481,521 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-49% since 2018
-64% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Bury

Bury has 156 schools with capacities ranging from 28 to 1100. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Other Independent School, Voluntary Aided School, Community School, Voluntary Controlled School, LA Nursery School, Community Special School, Further Education, Pupil Referral Unit, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Bury (by capacity)

  • Bury Grammar School (Girls)

    A Mixed Other Independent School for pupils 4 to 18 years. The schools has a capacity of 1100 pupils.

  • St Gabriel's RC High School


    A Mixed Voluntary Aided School for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 1045 students.

  • Tottington High School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. The schools has a capacity of 982 pupils.

  • The Elton High School Specialist Arts College


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The schools has a capacity of 950 pupils.

  • The Derby High School


    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The school enrols 940 students.

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