Information - Areas of Swansea - West Cross

Area profile

West Cross is an area located just under 4 miles west of the city centre on the coast.

Council properties in this area are a mixture of houses, flats, bedsits (including ones for OAPS) and some bungalows suitable for OAPs.  There is also a Sheltered complex made up of flats.

There are some local shops in the area.  Mumbles which is just under 1 mile away has many more shops including 2 supermarkets along with many other amenities – restaurants and cafes, Oystermouth Library, parks and tourist attractions including Oystermouth Castle and Mumbles Pier. The area has a community centre.

There are 2 primary schools, a Welsh Medium Primary School and a Voluntary Aided Primary School in the area.

Use this link for more information on schools 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...

Many homes in the area have bought under the Right to Buy scheme.

West Cross Photos

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West Cross 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.

Nearby Areas

Townhill South
Bishopston and Murton

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