House Prices in Sunderland

Sunderland is a city at the centre of the City of Sunderland metropolitan borough, in Tyne and Wear, North East England. It is a coastal city at the mouth of the River Wear with adjoining beaches of Roker, Seaburn and Whitburn. The etymology of Sunderland is derived from "Sundered-land" with the river travelling through the city as opposed to sitting "upon" the river.Historically in County Durham, there were three original settlements on the site of modern-day Sunderland. On the north side of the river, Monkwearmouth was settled in 674 when Benedict Biscop founded the Monkwearmouth–Jarrow Abbey.

Valuations in Sunderland

The most expensive recorded transaction in Sunderland was £23,223,688 on 22 September 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Sunderland was £25,500 on 23 August 2016. Properties in Sunderland have an average price of £380,630 over the last 3 years.

Average property price


-40% since 2018
-55% since 2017

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Sunderland

Sunderland has 149 schools with capacities ranging from 32 to 1516. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Academies, Other Independent School, Voluntary Controlled School, Special College, Independent School Approved for SEN Pupils, LA Nursery School, Community Special School, Further Education, Playing for Success Centres, Higher Education Institutions, Pupil Referral Unit, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Sunderland (by capacity)

  • Monkwearmouth School


    A Mixed Community School for pupils 11 to 16 years. The school enrols 1516 students.

  • Southmoor Community School, Mathematics and Computing College


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The school enrols 1399 students.

  • Thornhill School


    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 11 to 16. The school enrols 1368 students.

  • Farringdon Community Sports College


    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1339 pupils.

  • St Anthony's Catholic Girls School


    A Girls Voluntary Aided School for pupils 11 to 18 years. The school enrols 1302 students.

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