Dorset is a county situated on the English Channel coast in South West England. The county town of Dorset is Dorchester and the county shares borders with Devon, Somerset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. The population of the county is around 710,000 people. The landscape includes many rural areas as around half of the population in the county live in the south east of the county. Buying a house in Dorset can be cheaper than in many other areas in the UK. Average house prices are £259,000. The average price for a detached house is £343,000 while monthly rental costs for a property are around £840. more

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Basic Information
County Capital: Dorchester
Largest County City: Bournemouth
Population: 710,500
Area: 2,653 km²
Population density: 265 / km²