Last year most property sales in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) involved terraced properties which sold for on average £83,857. Detached properties sold for an average price of £203,182, while semi-detached properties fetched £116,776.
Merthyr Tydfil (County of), with an overall average price of £116,701 was more expensive than nearby Blaenau Gwent (£98,718), but was cheaper than Rhondda Cynon Taff (£125,770) and Caerphilly (County of) (£143,566). The priciest area within Merthyr Tydfil (County of) was Heolgerrig (£173,952) and the least expensive was Merthyr Vale (£57,959).
During the last year, sold prices in Merthyr Tydfil (County of) were 4% down on the previous year and 4% up on 2007 when the average house price was £112,202.