BA3 Postcode Area Information

Population
39,666
Avg Annual Income
£43,955
Full Time Employees
26.36%
Average Age
44.62

Mendip, BA3 Postcode Area Overview

The BA3 postcode area is located in the Mendip, Bath and North East Somerset, Wiltshire, Somerset, Bath and North East Somerset, Wiltshire postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BA3 postcode area, also known as the Radstock postcode area, is located in the southwest of England, primarily encompassing the Mendip district in Somerset. This section of the country is known for its breathtakingly picturesque landscapes, featuring the verdant Mendip Hills, an officially designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

This postcode area includes the small, historic market towns of Midsomer Norton and Radstock, distinguished by their Victorian-era architecture and rich, coal-mining heritage. Additional villages covered by the BA3 postcode include Chilcompton, Coleford, and Kilmersdon. Each of these communities offers a unique blend of rural tranquility and convenient amnesties, including schools, shops, and recreational facilities.

The local economy is primarily driven by small to medium-sized businesses, agriculture, and somewhat by tourism, attracted by the area's natural beauty and historic sites. BA3's amenities serve the daily needs of its residents, including a variety of supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, and local shops. For healthcare, Midsomer Norton hosts the Paulton Hospital while several GP practices can be found throughout the postcode area.

As for transportation, residents and visitors are catered for by a reasonable network of both rail and bus services. This includes bus routes connecting smaller towns to larger urban areas, such as Bath, Bristol, and Frome. The closest railway stations to the BA3 region are located in Bath and Frome, which provide links to major British cities including London, Bristol, and Exeter. Road networks are also well-developed, with the A37 and A39 offering easy access to the M5 motorway and other major routes.

This is an area with an older population, with most residents being between 65 and 84 years old. There are not many children or young adults living here. Most people are Christian and white.

Unemployment is low and many people work in professional or managerial roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The BA3 postcode area covers Frome North, Mendip Central and East, Mendip Hills, Midsomer Norton North, Midsomer Norton Redfield, Radstock, Saltford, Timsbury, Westfield, Winsley & Westwood electoral wards.

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BA3 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BA3 postcode area is 39,666. 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 37,432, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 907. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (18,428), followed by Christian (18,272).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (10,506), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (6,826).

Economic Status

Most people in the BA3 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,136), while 10,321 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 9,063 adults have Level 4 education, while 5,514 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the BA3 area are

  • Professional occupations (3010)
  • Skilled trades occupations (2882), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2566)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BA3 is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (13215), Between 55 to 64 (11920), and Between 45 to 54 (11462).

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 BA3 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,330) followed by Routine occupations (4,714), and Semi-routine occupations (4,134).

Postcodes in BA3

There are total 7 postcode sectors present in the BA3 (listed below). The postcode BA3 has a total of 1689 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BA3
NameType
AreaBA3
Ward

Frome North

Mendip Central and East

Mendip Hills

Midsomer Norton North

Midsomer Norton Redfield

Radstock

Saltford

Timsbury

Westfield

Winsley & Westwood

LTLA22Mendip, Bath and North East Somerset, Wiltshire
UTLA22Somerset, Bath and North East Somerset, Wiltshire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Mendip, BA3 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Mendip, BA3 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

12

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

10

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

21

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

14

Other theft

19

Public order

17

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

89

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

2

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

79

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

8

Other theft

14

Public order

30

Shoplifting

13

Vehicle crime

104

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

12

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

86

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

77

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

12

Public order

13

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

2

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

19

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

21

Public order

19

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

23

Public order

3

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

16

Other theft

17

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

94

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

19

Other theft

16

Public order

25

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

70

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

22

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

75

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BA3 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BA3 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.001
Flat£189,000.00£189,000.00 - £189,000.001
Semi-Detached£675,000.00£675,000.00 - £675,000.001
Terraced£247,500.00£210,000.00 - £285,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
Semi-Detached£282,500.00£282,500.00 - £282,500.001
Terraced£233,000.00£233,000.00 - £233,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£870,000.00£870,000.00 - £870,000.002
Semi-Detached£267,142.86£240,000.00 - £310,000.007
Terraced£308,333.33£305,000.00 - £315,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£498,700.00£405,000.00 - £670,000.009
Flat£135,000.00£135,000.00 - £135,000.001
Semi-Detached£309,250.00£286,000.00 - £330,000.004
Terraced£271,500.00£205,000.00 - £340,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£713,000.00£400,000.00 - £1,500,000.0010
Flat£165,937.50£88,000.00 - £195,000.0014
Semi-Detached£310,000.00£265,000.00 - £370,000.0011
Terraced£264,022.73£160,000.00 - £410,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£548,000.00£548,000.00 - £548,000.001
Semi-Detached£322,333.33£272,000.00 - £405,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£545,833.33£360,000.00 - £1,350,000.004
Flat£158,475.00£137,000.00 - £179,950.002
Semi-Detached£295,000.00£235,000.00 - £415,000.005
Terraced£269,625.00£205,000.00 - £315,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£514,400.00£297,000.00 - £735,000.005
Flat£220,000.00£220,000.00 - £220,000.001
Other£410,000.00£225,000.00 - £760,000.003
Semi-Detached£329,833.33£228,000.00 - £472,500.009
Terraced£256,740.00£185,000.00 - £435,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£459,285.71£315,000.00 - £585,000.007
Other£376,833.33£130,000.00 - £600,000.006
Semi-Detached£294,975.00£259,950.00 - £330,000.002
Terraced£229,590.00£190,000.00 - £278,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£487,500.00£185,000.00 - £960,000.008
Flat£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
Semi-Detached£225,500.00£172,500.00 - £300,000.007
Terraced£279,333.33£220,000.00 - £420,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£423,500.00£242,500.00 - £625,000.005
Flat£152,250.00£130,000.00 - £170,000.004
Other£387,500.00£205,000.00 - £570,000.002
Terraced£252,605.00£186,050.00 - £308,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£414,888.89£310,000.00 - £675,000.0020
Flat£142,333.33£115,000.00 - £156,000.003
Semi-Detached£355,000.00£300,000.00 - £470,000.009
Terraced£197,340.62£150,000.00 - £315,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£546,666.67£480,000.00 - £675,000.003
Flat£163,000.00£163,000.00 - £163,000.001
Other£234,985.00£179,940.00 - £380,000.003
Semi-Detached£309,000.00£285,000.00 - £360,000.004
Terraced£231,653.12£196,000.00 - £300,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£465,000.00£395,000.00 - £585,000.003
Semi-Detached£319,500.00£301,000.00 - £338,000.002
Terraced£298,612.50£257,000.00 - £410,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£492,039.58£310,000.00 - £835,000.0024
Flat£158,333.33£125,000.00 - £183,000.006
Other£496,666.67£250,000.00 - £640,000.003
Semi-Detached£345,763.16£205,000.00 - £685,000.0019
Terraced£303,765.00£225,200.00 - £520,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£682,040.86£275,000.00 - £2,000,000.007
Flat£181,876.00£179,950.00 - £186,000.003
Other£427,500.00£280,000.00 - £575,000.002
Semi-Detached£295,245.45£245,000.00 - £445,000.0011
Terraced£266,375.00£245,000.00 - £290,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£559,000.00£285,000.00 - £1,400,000.0010
Flat£164,333.33£128,000.00 - £190,000.003
Semi-Detached£313,559.29£225,000.00 - £435,000.0021
Terraced£285,140.00£210,000.00 - £445,500.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£522,500.00£275,000.00 - £730,000.0014
Flat£183,300.00£157,500.00 - £210,000.005
Other£1,806,666.67£300,000.00 - £3,640,000.003
Semi-Detached£320,788.20£260,000.00 - £450,123.0015
Terraced£282,350.00£187,500.00 - £475,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£413,625.00£264,000.00 - £575,000.0012
Flat£178,650.00£174,050.00 - £187,600.004
Other£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Semi-Detached£306,275.00£198,000.00 - £455,000.0020
Terraced£307,812.50£227,500.00 - £715,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,428.57£230,000.00 - £975,000.008
Flat£187,500.00£187,500.00 - £187,500.001
Other£266,666.67£100,000.00 - £515,000.003
Semi-Detached£255,185.00£140,000.00 - £359,950.0010
Terraced£273,300.00£185,000.00 - £405,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£445,695.00£251,000.00 - £625,000.0010
Flat£150,000.00£135,000.00 - £165,000.002
Other£482,125.00£18,000.00 - £600,000.005
Semi-Detached£378,904.69£190,000.00 - £470,000.0017
Terraced£276,241.67£225,000.00 - £349,950.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£412,958.33£260,000.00 - £905,000.006
Flat£142,000.00£131,000.00 - £163,000.003
Other£393,250.00£285,000.00 - £501,500.002
Semi-Detached£291,650.00£215,000.00 - £370,000.0010
Terraced£279,913.64£187,000.00 - £750,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£622,320.00£418,250.00 - £1,100,000.0010
Flat£167,500.00£130,000.00 - £205,000.002
Other£1,048,661.00£270,000.00 - £1,827,322.002
Semi-Detached£371,500.00£239,950.00 - £975,000.009
Terraced£248,993.75£192,500.00 - £310,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,539.33£327,336.00 - £680,000.006
Flat£150,562.50£127,500.00 - £173,750.004
Other£322,975.00£146,000.00 - £499,950.002
Semi-Detached£290,181.82£215,000.00 - £400,000.0011
Terraced£263,124.85£140,000.00 - £546,700.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,000.00£265,000.00 - £310,000.005
Flat£199,250.00£162,000.00 - £225,000.003
Other£575,000.00£340,000.00 - £1,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£305,712.50£220,000.00 - £462,000.0012
Terraced£233,370.83£160,000.00 - £360,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£509,673.53£170,000.00 - £975,000.0017
Flat£172,975.00£129,950.00 - £216,000.002
Other£640,000.00£640,000.00 - £640,000.001
Semi-Detached£277,208.33£215,500.00 - £371,000.0012
Terraced£233,603.57£160,000.00 - £365,000.0014
Schools in the BA3 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Stoke St Michael Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement48 4-11BA35LG
Bishop Henderson Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good172 2-11BA35PN
Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary SchoolPrimary, Good117 4-11BA34LL
Kilmersdon Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good184 4-11BA35TE
St Benedict's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good192 4-11BA34BD
Somervale Secondary SchoolSecondary, Good629 11-18BA32JD
Norton Hill AcademySecondary, Good1851 11-18BA34AD
Trinity Church SchoolPrimary, Good185 2-11BA33DE
Fosse Way SchoolSpecial, Good220 3-19BA33AL
Writhlington SchoolSecondary, Requires improvement1006 11-18BA33NQ
St John's CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good423 2-11BA32JN
Oakhill Church SchoolPrimary, Good123 5-11BA35AQ
Somerset Studio SchoolSecondary, Good136 14-19BA33NQ
Welton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good171 2-11BA32AG
Longvernal Primary SchoolPrimary, Good192 2-11BA32LP
Norton Hill Primary SchoolPrimary, Not Rated95 2-11BA32UD
Midsomer Norton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good276 2-11BA32DR
St Vigor & St John Church SchoolPrimary, Good212 0-11BA34EX
Hemington Primary SchoolPrimary, Good34 2-11BA35XU
Westfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good427 2-11BA33XX
Leigh On Mendip SchoolPrimary, Outstanding100 2-11BA35QQ
St Mary's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement162 3-11BA33NG
St Nicholas Church SchoolPrimary, Good220 4-11BA33QH
Amenities in the BA3 Postcode Area
  • Radstock Hotel, BA3 3AD
  • The Old Priory, BA3 2HX
  • Centurion Hotel, BA3 4BD
  • Glebe House Bed and Breakfast, BA3 5UD
  • Manor Farm B and B, BA3 4SG
  • Crossways Tavern, BA3 2JH
  • Dolphin Inn, BA3 2TL
  • Fat Sams, BA3 2DA
  • Railway Hotel, BA3 3RR
  • Mallards, BA3 2DR
  • Go Bananas At Writhlington, BA3 3NQ
  • Soyful's Kitchen, BA3 2DB
  • The Somerset & Dorset Joint - Buffet Carriage, BA3 2EY
  • Zen Rebel Studios, BA3 2DT
  • Ashwick & Oakhill Village Hall Commu, BA3 5AS
  • Radstock Co-operative Coleford, BA3 5NJ
  • The Co-operative Chilcompton, BA3 4JN
  • Co-Op Late Shop, BA3 3SX
  • Lidl Limited, BA3 2DL
  • Morrisons Daily, BA3 3PJ
  • Sea Pearl, BA3 2DL
  • Thai food with Nok, BA3 5AB
  • Best Pizza And Kebab, BA3 2HN
  • Charcoal Grill, BA3 2DA
  • Charcoal Grill, BA3 3AE
  • J J Saunders, BA3 4SA
  • W F Wells & Sons, BA3 3JG
  • Bedborough House, BA3 3EE
  • Beechcroft Residential Home, BA3 2QE
  • Connections Day Services Kitchen, BA3 3LL
  • Ellsworth House, BA3 4AU
  • Free Rangers Nursery, BA3 2BW
  • Blisters Ltd, BA3 4AR
  • Blisters Ltd, BA3 2AA
  • G Mitchard And Sons, BA3 3XS
  • LKAB Minerals Ltd, BA3 4TE
  • The Pudding Kitchen, BA3 4HP
  • Somerset Grill, BA3 4BS
  • The Jerk Yard (Mobile Unit), BA3 3BX
  • Nomads BBQ, BA3 4QE
  • Andrew Eyles Catering, BA3 3EH
  • BL&Tea, BA3 3JX
  • CAMEO Lunch At The Salvation Army Hall, BA3 2AJ
  • Latte Lounge, BA3 2DE
  • Midsomer Norton United Social Club, BA3 2QD
  • Bath College Refectory, BA3 3RW
  • Breakfast Club And Afterschool Club, BA3 2DR
  • Midsomer Norton Primary School, BA3 2DR
  • Activate Camps, BA3 3NG
  • Activate Camps, BA3 3QH
  • Brookes News, BA3 2JP
  • Charlton News, BA3 4AH
  • Norton Discounts, BA3 2DA
  • One Stop Community Stores, BA3 2DA
  • Parsons Bakery, BA3 2DA