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Council and housing association homes

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Withington is about four miles south of the city centre, south of Wilbraham Road on the east side of Princess Road - a major route from the city centre to the airport and the south. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Withington

Withington is a cosmopolitan neighbourhood with traditional residential family areas alongside younger, vibrant communities.

Withington village is a thriving centre, with a good range of shops, bars, restaurants and banks. There's a library, post office, citizens advice bureau and other amenities.

There is excellent public transport to the city centre and other parts of south Manchester along the main roads. Homes here are also within easy reach of other suburban centres like Chorlton and Didsbury.

Homes to rent in Withington

There are around 2,070 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See

homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Withington

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Neighbouring areas

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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 box Singles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: very low

graph key:orange box Singles/Couples 40 to 60
Availability: very low

graph key:green box Singles/Couples over 60
Availability: very low

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

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

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

See availability in other South Manchester areas