Information - Areas of Swansea - Gorseinon

Area profile

Gorseinon is located approximately 9 miles north west of the city centre.

The council properties in this area consist of flats, houses and bungalows.  There are also 2 sheltered complexes (flats).

It is a fairly busy area with plenty of shops and amenities including a Post Office, pubs and restaurants, Gorseinon Library, Penyrheol Leisure Centre and Penyrheol Theatre.

The area has a Development Trust and a Town Council.

Parc y Werin is a large park in the area with bowling greens, football pitch and a play area.

There are primary schools in the area and a comprehensive school.  You can get more information on schools in the area here.  Gower College Swansea also has a campus in the area.

Use this link for information on local health facilities.

Use this link for information on local transport facilities.

Use this link for information on the local neighbourhood police teams.

Did you know...

Former Tory Leader and Home Secretary Michael Howard is a past resident of Gorseinon?

Gorseinon Photos


Gorseinon Properties


We don't have exact figures of Privately Rented accommodation in the area but research suggests:

There is a VERY HIGH availability.


Local Facilities


Leisure Centre/Sports Facilities     Library     School     Park     Police Station    

You can get more information on the area from the Swansea Council site.


You can get information on Schools in this area here.


You can get information on local Health facilities here.

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