BA20 Postcode Area Information

Population
11,834
Avg Annual Income
£41,925
Full Time Employees
30.97%
Average Age
43.81

South Somerset, BA20 Postcode Area Overview

The BA20 postcode area is located in the South Somerset, Somerset postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BA20 postal code region of England, more commonly known as Yeovil, is located within the county of Somerset in South West England. The area features a blend of rich history and bustling urban life, with a variety of amenities like shopping arcades, cultural centres, theatres, restaurants, and pubs.

The geographic terrain is marked by a mix of flatlands and gentle rolling hills, surrounded by picturesque countryside and several nature reserves, ideal for outdoors enthusiasts. Major housing zones in BA20 include areas like Alvington, Brympton, Lufton, Preston Plucknett, and Yeovil Marsh. It also possesses significant historical sites, like the medieval Jehosephat's Mill and Yeovil Hospital.

With regards to transportation, BA20 is well catered for, with an extensive network of key road links including the A30 and A37. The region is also accessible by rail, served by Yeovil Pen Mill and Yeovil Junction railway stations which provide connections to larger cities like London, Exeter, and Bristol. The area houses good educational infrastructure with several primary and secondary schools, further education colleges and opportunities for adult education.

Industrially, BA20 is a regional hub for the aerospace industry, boasting companies like Leonardo and Yeovil Innovation Centre. The Yeovil District Hospital provides comprehensive health services to the area. Leisure facilities include the multi-purpose sports centre, Goldenstones, and the major shopping centre, Quedam Centre. The Octagon Theatre is also located in this postcode area and serves as a leading entertainment venue in South Somerset. Despite its rapid development, the BA20 retains the charm of a rural location with the convenience of urban living.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a community with a younger population compared to the surrounding area, living mainly in flats.

Residents:

  • More residents are below retirement age than the average.
  • Most people live in flats, more than any other postcode in the group.
  • Few residents live in care homes or communal establishments.
  • This is the least diverse community within the "Ageing Communities" group in terms of ethnicity.

Employment:

  • Many residents work in managerial and professional roles, similar to the surrounding area.
  • Few residents have jobs in manual or basic labor positions.

A Major part of this postcode area represents a younger and less diverse community compared to the surrounding area. Residents tend to live in flats and work in professional roles.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The BA20 postcode area covers Coker, Yeovil South, Yeovil West electoral wards.

BA20 Postcode Map

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BA20 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BA20 postcode area is 11,834. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 10,381, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 867. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (6,220), followed by No religion (4,551).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (3,401), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (2,113).

Economic Status

Most people in the BA20 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (4,378), while 3,347 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 2,807 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,596 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the BA20 area are

  • Professional occupations (942)
  • Skilled trades occupations (805), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (691)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BA20 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (4046), Between 25 to 34 (3604), and Between 45 to 54 (3569).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in BA20 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,058) followed by Semi-routine occupations (1,529), and Intermediate occupations (1,366).

Postcodes in BA20

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the BA20 (listed below). The postcode BA20 has a total of 877 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BA20
NameType
AreaBA20
Ward

Coker

Yeovil South

Yeovil West

LTLA22South Somerset
UTLA22Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

South Somerset, BA20 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

South Somerset, BA20 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

38

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

25

Public order

1

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

72

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

29

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

78

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

20

Public order

3

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

20

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

44

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

17

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

78

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

2

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

2

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

30

Public order

1

Robbery

41

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

17

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

4

Robbery

42

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

2

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

45

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

3

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

1

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

1

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

25

Public order

28

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

59

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

3

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

55

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

8

Other theft

31

Public order

25

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

73

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

29

Public order

8

Shoplifting

47

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BA20 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BA20 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.001
Semi-Detached£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Terraced£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£560,000.00£560,000.00 - £560,000.001
Semi-Detached£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Terraced£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£490,250.00£400,000.00 - £580,500.002
Semi-Detached£265,000.00£180,000.00 - £350,000.002
Terraced£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£592,500.00£365,000.00 - £820,000.002
Semi-Detached£250,500.00£250,000.00 - £251,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,000.00£425,000.00 - £700,000.005
Flat£130,125.00£77,000.00 - £183,500.004
Other£130,000.00£130,000.00 - £130,000.001
Semi-Detached£287,500.00£275,000.00 - £300,000.002
Terraced£220,000.00£152,000.00 - £258,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£425,208.33£280,000.00 - £570,000.0012
Flat£163,333.33£81,000.00 - £280,000.009
Other£2,000,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £2,000,000.002
Semi-Detached£269,000.00£185,000.00 - £310,000.005
Terraced£237,875.00£190,000.00 - £300,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£268,500.00£268,500.00 - £268,500.001
Terraced£191,500.00£160,000.00 - £223,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£434,200.00£275,000.00 - £628,000.005
Flat£129,000.00£129,000.00 - £129,000.001
Other£427,000.00£234,000.00 - £620,000.002
Semi-Detached£192,000.00£192,000.00 - £192,000.001
Terraced£234,000.00£185,000.00 - £330,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£660,833.33£327,500.00 - £1,080,000.003
Semi-Detached£212,500.00£120,000.00 - £350,000.006
Terraced£230,900.00£137,500.00 - £321,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£411,000.00£377,000.00 - £445,000.002
Flat£90,250.00£45,500.00 - £135,000.002
Semi-Detached£341,064.29£159,000.00 - £728,500.007
Terraced£208,750.00£191,250.00 - £235,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£342,625.00£167,500.00 - £610,000.004
Flat£118,750.00£110,000.00 - £127,500.002
Other£134,000.00£134,000.00 - £134,000.001
Semi-Detached£227,500.00£170,000.00 - £285,000.002
Terraced£126,000.00£126,000.00 - £126,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,000.00£385,000.00 - £385,000.001
Flat£67,500.00£60,000.00 - £75,000.002
Semi-Detached£264,000.00£215,000.00 - £360,000.005
Terraced£229,150.00£160,000.00 - £287,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£531,770.40£300,000.00 - £1,041,278.0015
Flat£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Other£523,515.20£500,000.00 - £600,000.005
Semi-Detached£293,500.00£293,500.00 - £293,500.002
Terraced£179,625.00£125,000.00 - £250,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£560,000.00£330,000.00 - £1,000,000.005
Flat£154,341.00£104,000.00 - £217,364.004
Terraced£215,250.00£160,000.00 - £318,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,000.00£305,000.00 - £305,000.001
Flat£83,000.00£59,000.00 - £107,000.002
Semi-Detached£442,500.00£340,000.00 - £545,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£422,333.33£175,000.00 - £600,000.007
Semi-Detached£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.001
Terraced£288,700.00£210,000.00 - £485,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£507,916.67£325,000.00 - £1,040,000.006
Flat£84,300.00£46,000.00 - £146,000.005
Semi-Detached£308,710.00£205,500.00 - £530,000.0010
Terraced£236,666.67£190,000.00 - £270,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£446,333.33£275,000.00 - £700,000.006
Flat£92,666.67£62,000.00 - £116,000.003
Other£263,333.33£220,000.00 - £290,000.003
Semi-Detached£494,375.00£340,000.00 - £722,500.004
Terraced£241,777.78£167,500.00 - £350,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£379,000.00£245,000.00 - £520,000.007
Flat£119,900.00£62,000.00 - £208,500.005
Other£564,624.00£564,624.00 - £564,624.001
Semi-Detached£271,250.00£210,000.00 - £335,000.006
Terraced£258,213.57£185,000.00 - £355,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£501,500.00£390,000.00 - £935,000.006
Flat£113,000.00£58,000.00 - £172,500.007
Semi-Detached£294,433.33£167,000.00 - £450,000.0012
Terraced£256,250.00£230,000.00 - £282,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£456,050.00£375,000.00 - £565,250.005
Flat£112,750.00£58,750.00 - £160,000.005
Other£900,000.00£200,000.00 - £1,600,000.002
Semi-Detached£297,166.67£240,000.00 - £345,500.003
Terraced£255,409.09£158,500.00 - £425,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£376,666.67£345,000.00 - £425,000.003
Flat£79,000.00£60,500.00 - £97,500.002
Other£693,333.33£180,000.00 - £1,200,000.003
Semi-Detached£289,400.00£211,000.00 - £450,000.005
Terraced£269,666.67£188,000.00 - £325,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£411,437.50£244,000.00 - £735,000.008
Flat£214,375.00£110,000.00 - £302,000.005
Other£100.00£100.00 - £100.001
Semi-Detached£335,166.67£239,000.00 - £505,000.006
Terraced£292,833.33£195,000.00 - £330,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£472,328.80£400,000.00 - £560,000.005
Flat£140,000.00£100,000.00 - £180,000.002
Other£148,500.00£4,000.00 - £240,000.003
Semi-Detached£346,875.00£230,000.00 - £540,000.008
Terraced£230,166.67£158,000.00 - £297,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£780,375.00£385,000.00 - £3,400,000.005
Flat£224,083.33£95,000.00 - £315,000.0010
Other£273,666.67£230,000.00 - £440,000.004
Semi-Detached£171,200.00£171,200.00 - £171,200.001
Terraced£220,460.00£185,000.00 - £328,520.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£450,118.75£262,500.00 - £700,000.008
Flat£181,500.00£56,000.00 - £290,000.004
Other£690,000.00£690,000.00 - £690,000.001
Semi-Detached£363,415.33£156,000.00 - £625,000.004
Terraced£184,916.67£125,000.00 - £307,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,180,750.00£360,000.00 - £3,285,000.004
Flat£108,166.67£86,500.00 - £162,000.006
Other£318,200.00£250,000.00 - £386,400.002
Semi-Detached£294,357.14£235,000.00 - £480,000.007
Terraced£643,214.29£175,000.00 - £3,285,000.007
Schools in the BA20 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Oaklands Primary SchoolPrimary, Good421 4-11BA202DU
Huish Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding419 4-11BA201AY
Holy Trinity Church SchoolPrimary, Outstanding404 4-11BA202PW
Farmborough Church Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding176 4-11BA20FY
St Mary's CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Inadequate147 2-11BA20JR
Amenities in the BA20 Postcode Area
  • Ceres Natural Foods Ltd, BA20 1EN
  • Pure Nutrition, BA20 1EU
  • Rexel UK Ltd, BA20 2TJ
  • Serco Ltd, BA20 1SW
  • Atomic Games and Comics, BA20 1LH
  • Manor Hotel, BA20 1TG
  • Preston Hotel, BA20 2DL
  • Terrace Lodge Hotel, BA20 1NB
  • The Keep, BA20 1QE
  • Beehive Inn, BA20 1BD
  • Chicago Rock Cafe, BA20 1NR
  • Club Neo, BA20 1NR
  • Coopers Mill, BA20 1QZ
  • JD Wetherspoon Plc (William Dampier), BA20 1LN
  • Bread, BA20 1LX
  • Tesco, BA20 1DL
  • Akash Indian Restaurant & Takeaway, BA20 1NA
  • ASK Italian also trades as Coco Di Mama, BA20 1EN
  • Bombay Dining Indian Restaurant, BA20 1PE
  • Asda Stores Ltd & Petrol Station, BA20 2HB
  • Iceland Frozen Foods PLC, BA20 1EU
  • Lidl UK GmbH, BA20 2AJ
  • Marks & Spencer, BA20 1LE
  • Tesco, BA20 1DL
  • Bamboo Garden Chinese Takeaway, BA20 2AD
  • Busy Bees Takeaway, BA20 2PH
  • Chicken Shack Yeovil Ltd, BA20 1NE
  • Choi's Kitchen, BA20 1HW
  • Domino's Pizza, BA20 1JJ
  • Tops Day Nurseries, BA20 2BU
  • Busy Bees Playgroup, BA20 2BQ
  • Chestnut Lodge Nursing Home, BA20 2RG
  • Cooksons Court, BA20 2DT
  • Cool Runnings Too, BA20 1DF
  • Mortimers Bakery Ltd, BA20 2PJ
  • Premier Pastries, BA20 2HP
  • Only Fools & Sauces, BA20 2HP
  • Aldon Horse Trials, BA20 2RW
  • Beauty Bar, BA20 1DL
  • Bullet's Sports Bar Ltd, BA20 2NZ
  • Cashino Gaming, BA20 1LX
  • Compass Group UK Box 9 & Ireland at Leonardo, BA20 2AZ
  • Breakfast Club at Holy Trinity Primary School, BA20 2PW
  • Holy Trinity Church of England VA Primary School, BA20 2PW
  • Huish Academy Trust, BA20 1AY
  • Huish Primary School Breakfast Club, BA20 1AY
  • Oaklands After School and Holiday Care Club, BA20 2DU
  • Elegance Foods Limited, BA20 2PJ
  • JP Trading, BA20 2BA