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Whalley Range

Whalley Range is about three miles south-west of the city centre, north of Wilbraham Road, west of Princess Road. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Whalley Range

Whalley Range is a residential area with a good mix of housing and diverse communities. It's close to the shops and facilities in Chorlton and within easy reach of the city centre and universities.

There are modern restaurants and bars on the border with Chorlton, and quiet leafy streets in the centre of the area.

Public transport is excellent with buses every few minutes to the vibrant city centre. A new Metrolink line will bring frequent, speedy trams through the area. The line will bring more facilities, and jobs, within even easier reach.

Alexandra Park offers green space, a lake and leisure.

Homes to rent in Whalley Range

There are around 1,190 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Whalley Range

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The graph shows the average availability of homes here. The higher the availability, the better your chances. But it depends on your rehousing priority too.

availability graph

graph key: blue boxSingles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: very low

graph key:orange boxSingles/Couples 40 to 60
Availability: below average

graph key:green boxSingles/Couples over 60
Availability: above average

graph key:pink boxFamily/adult groups 2 beds
Availability: very low

graph key:navy boxFamily/adult groups 3 beds
Availability: extremely low

graph key:red box Family/adult groups 4+ beds
Availability: extremely low

See availability in other central Manchester areas