Kent is a county in southeastern England. It borders Greater London to the north-west, Surrey to the west and East Sussex to the south-west, Essex to the north along the estuary of the River Thames.
It is the fifth most populous county in England with a huge 1,846,478 population, the most populous non-Metropolitan county and the most populous of the home counties.
The average property price in Kent county is £373k. The average price increased by £41.3k (12%) over the last twelve months.
Thanks to the completion of HS1, The high-speed service means commuters can reach St Pancras International from Ebbsfleet in only 17 minutes. Likewise, the service reduced travel time from Ashford to central London from 84 minutes to 37 minutes.
Property prices in Kent have risen 6.9% compared to one year ago. The average price rise across the county varied from 1.3% in Dartford to 10.9% in Ashford.
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Kent | Facts & Figures
UK's Fastest Growing Economy
£6.7bn of planned infrastructure across Kent over the next 10 years
Property prices 33% cheaper than London
70,000 local business boosting the economy
£250 million upcoming developments from 2022
Direct trains into London thanks to HS1
Commercial property is up to 72% cheaper than London and 18% lower than the rest of the South East
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