House Prices in Castleford

Castleford is the largest of the five towns in the metropolitan borough of the City of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England, near the M62 motorway.Castleford has a population of 40,210, the appropriate wards (Castleford Central and Glasshoughton, Ferry Fryston and Whitwood) in the 2011 and 2001 censuses. It is historically part of the Osgoldcross Wapentake in West Riding of Yorkshire. To the north of the town the River Calder joins the River Aire and the Aire and Calder Navigation canal.The town is the site of a Roman settlement.

Valuations in Castleford

The most expensive recorded transaction in Castleford was £9,290,000 on 17 November 2015. The most recent recorded sale in Castleford was £165,000 on 25 August 2016. Properties in Castleford have an average price of £427,534 over the last 3 years.

Average property price

£742,522

+86% since 2017
+97% since 2016

Average selling prices in last 12 months by types

Schools in Castleford

Castleford has 24 schools with capacities ranging from 135 to 1250. There are a number of schools that cater for special educational needs. There is a mix of Community School, Voluntary Aided School, Community Special School, EY Setting in the area.

Top 5 schools in Castleford (by capacity)

  • Castleford High School Technology and Sports College

    SECONDARY

    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1250 pupils.

  • Airedale High School

    SECONDARY

    Pupils aged 11 to 16 attend this Mixed Community School. The schools has a capacity of 1250 pupils.

  • Smawthorne Henry Moore Primary School, Castleford

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 3 to 11. The schools has a capacity of 420 pupils.

  • Castleford Airedale Junior School

    PRIMARY

    A Mixed Community School for pupils aged 7 to 11 years. The schools has a capacity of 411 pupils.

  • Castleford Park Junior School

    PRIMARY

    It's a Mixed Community School for children aged 7 to 11. The school enrols 360 students.

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