BH15 Postcode Area Information

Population
35,857
Avg Annual Income
£39,100
Full Time Employees
29.00%
Average Age
44.04

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15 Postcode Area Overview

The BH15 postcode area is located in the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BH15 postcode area, also known as the Poole postcode area, is a segment of the BH postcode area, situated in the county of Dorset, England. This postcode area is subdivided into multiple districts and offers both residential and commercial addresses.

BH15 area hosts a range of amenities, such as schools, shopping centres, parks, restaurants, and gyms. Local attractions include Poole Harbour - one of the largest natural harbours in the world, as well as Poole Museum and Poole Park.

Geographically, BH15 is largely urban and flat, characterised by residential, commercial, and industrial areas. It covers most of the town of Poole, with areas such as Lower Hamworthy, Oakdale, and Town Centre. It also includes parts of Hamworthy, Sterte, and Turlin Moor.

In terms of transportation, the BH15 area is well-connected. The town of Poole is served by a central railway station with direct links to London and the South West England. Local buses run frequently within the area and to neighbouring towns. Road connectivity is also strong, with the A350 leading to the A35 and A31, providing further access across the country. Meanwhile, Poole Ferry Terminal provides ferry services to the Channel Islands and mainland Europe.

This postcode area is equally appealing for its access to the natural beauty of Dorset, with the New Forest and Jurassic Coast being just a short drive away. All these elements make BH15 a thriving hub of activity and connectivity, offering a high standard of living and exceptional lifestyle opportunities to residents and visitors alike.

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 BH15 postcode area covers Hamworthy, Newtown & Heatherlands, Oakdale, Parkstone, Poole Town electoral wards.

BH15 Postcode Map

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BH15 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BH15 postcode area is 35,857. 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 30,804, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,281. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (17,000), followed by No religion (15,592).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (8,435), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (6,082).

Economic Status

Most people in the BH15 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (11,710), while 8,475 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 8,508 adults have Level 4 education, while 5,272 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the BH15 area are

  • Professional occupations (3127)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2290), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (2069)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BH15 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (8648), Between 45 to 54 (7099), and Between 55 to 64 (6995).

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 BH15 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,200) followed by Semi-routine occupations (4,064), and Routine occupations (3,973).

Postcodes in BH15

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the BH15 (listed below). The postcode BH15 has a total of 1379 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BH15
NameType
AreaBH15
Ward

Hamworthy

Newtown & Heatherlands

Oakdale

Parkstone

Poole Town

LTLA22Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
UTLA22Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

73

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

27

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

1

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

87

Violence and sexual offences

65

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

1

Other crime

27

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

1

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

93

Violence and sexual offences

69

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

19

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

124

Violence and sexual offences

70

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

18

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

4

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

117

Violence and sexual offences

92

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

24

Other theft

30

Public order

1

Robbery

39

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

105

Violence and sexual offences

81

Anti-social behaviour

10

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

24

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

5

Robbery

50

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

27

Vehicle crime

104

Violence and sexual offences

114

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

15

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

47

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

97

Violence and sexual offences

109

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

29

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

4

Robbery

31

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

134

Violence and sexual offences

143

Anti-social behaviour

16

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

44

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

1

Other crime

29

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

8

Robbery

34

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

109

Violence and sexual offences

119

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

1

Other crime

25

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

1

Robbery

31

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

21

Vehicle crime

130

Violence and sexual offences

90

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

16

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

42

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

27

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

99

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

21

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

1

Robbery

47

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

123

Violence and sexual offences

74

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

2

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

122

Violence and sexual offences

83

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

19

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

1

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

20

Vehicle crime

117

Violence and sexual offences

66

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BH15 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BH15 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£656,250.00£395,000.00 - £925,000.004
Flat£97,944.00£92,500.00 - £103,388.002
Semi-Detached£438,500.00£438,500.00 - £438,500.001
Terraced£277,833.33£260,000.00 - £293,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£266,191.00£172,382.00 - £360,000.002
Flat£238,333.33£70,000.00 - £390,000.004
Other£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£296,540.00£273,080.00 - £320,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£426,750.00£121,500.00 - £610,000.0010
Flat£181,818.18£81,000.00 - £375,000.0011
Other£523,022.20£365,111.00 - £675,000.005
Semi-Detached£268,250.00£250,000.00 - £286,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£452,727.27£350,000.00 - £600,000.0011
Flat£243,833.33£90,500.00 - £400,000.009
Semi-Detached£350,750.00£245,000.00 - £540,000.0010
Terraced£288,722.22£225,000.00 - £530,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£518,571.43£310,000.00 - £1,500,000.0014
Flat£193,214.29£122,000.00 - £263,000.0014
Semi-Detached£332,613.64£268,000.00 - £485,000.0022
Terraced£299,993.75£260,000.00 - £350,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£247,625.00£85,500.00 - £375,000.004
Semi-Detached£335,500.00£335,500.00 - £335,500.001
Terraced£465,000.00£465,000.00 - £465,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£462,357.14£290,000.00 - £710,000.007
Flat£224,500.00£84,000.00 - £350,000.007
Other£6,533,000.00£625,000.00 - £12,441,000.002
Semi-Detached£358,500.00£295,000.00 - £434,000.005
Terraced£303,954.55£187,500.00 - £420,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£500,000.00£315,000.00 - £700,000.006
Flat£257,916.67£88,000.00 - £340,000.007
Semi-Detached£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.001
Terraced£304,500.00£265,000.00 - £365,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£507,000.00£400,000.00 - £660,000.005
Flat£220,166.67£165,000.00 - £417,000.008
Other£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Semi-Detached£332,222.22£227,000.00 - £390,000.009
Terraced£350,062.50£268,000.00 - £525,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£422,511.11£320,000.00 - £595,000.009
Flat£273,553.57£77,500.00 - £370,000.008
Other£14,029,310.50£300,000.00 - £27,758,621.002
Semi-Detached£322,200.00£283,000.00 - £375,000.005
Terraced£303,100.00£270,000.00 - £340,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£375,222.22£275,000.00 - £490,000.009
Flat£194,156.25£120,000.00 - £315,000.009
Other£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£369,285.71£305,000.00 - £475,000.007
Terraced£391,666.67£315,000.00 - £425,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£433,642.86£265,000.00 - £648,000.0014
Flat£206,170.45£110,000.00 - £240,000.0012
Semi-Detached£343,894.57£250,000.00 - £696,000.007
Terraced£320,166.67£260,000.00 - £500,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£430,562.50£275,000.00 - £560,000.008
Flat£166,375.00£62,500.00 - £220,000.004
Semi-Detached£243,500.00£175,000.00 - £320,000.004
Terraced£358,750.00£320,000.00 - £397,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£201,500.00£122,500.00 - £250,000.003
Semi-Detached£212,500.00£107,500.00 - £317,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,000.00£350,000.00 - £500,000.005
Flat£354,250.00£94,000.00 - £585,000.0011
Other£3,772,500.00£445,000.00 - £7,100,000.002
Semi-Detached£381,428.57£327,000.00 - £530,000.007
Terraced£382,875.00£309,000.00 - £428,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£555,428.57£350,000.00 - £1,074,000.0014
Flat£203,363.64£80,000.00 - £276,000.0022
Other£250,500.00£116,000.00 - £585,000.005
Semi-Detached£379,944.44£290,000.00 - £550,000.009
Terraced£413,934.73£295,000.00 - £1,056,132.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£458,526.75£335,000.00 - £585,000.0012
Flat£317,190.91£90,000.00 - £830,000.0023
Other£500,000.00£250,000.00 - £750,000.002
Semi-Detached£354,500.00£280,000.00 - £450,000.008
Terraced£460,000.00£355,000.00 - £565,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£516,428.57£344,000.00 - £745,000.0014
Flat£270,723.68£90,000.00 - £700,000.0019
Semi-Detached£354,727.27£282,000.00 - £425,000.0011
Terraced£340,045.45£147,000.00 - £475,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,684.21£300,000.00 - £602,000.0019
Flat£276,488.64£82,500.00 - £470,000.0013
Other£1,189,975.00£999,950.00 - £1,380,000.002
Semi-Detached£276,714.29£232,000.00 - £360,000.008
Terraced£324,475.00£250,000.00 - £465,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£411,388.89£317,500.00 - £515,000.009
Flat£296,708.33£90,000.00 - £475,000.0025
Other£722,500.00£85,000.00 - £1,360,000.002
Semi-Detached£370,050.00£295,000.00 - £575,000.0010
Terraced£325,100.00£260,000.00 - £400,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£419,214.29£302,000.00 - £550,000.007
Flat£234,855.00£130,000.00 - £360,000.0010
Other£252,000.00£252,000.00 - £252,000.001
Semi-Detached£348,333.33£300,000.00 - £385,000.006
Terraced£344,045.00£280,000.00 - £390,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,208.33£307,500.00 - £870,000.0012
Flat£262,748.08£150,000.00 - £360,000.0015
Other£3,221,666.67£325,000.00 - £8,800,000.003
Semi-Detached£384,666.67£350,000.00 - £416,000.003
Terraced£360,000.00£180,000.00 - £750,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£539,750.00£337,500.00 - £981,000.0016
Flat£260,830.56£92,500.00 - £600,000.0018
Other£35,000.00£35,000.00 - £35,000.001
Semi-Detached£351,625.00£270,000.00 - £432,000.008
Terraced£291,583.33£150,000.00 - £481,500.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£454,661.54£250,000.00 - £685,000.0013
Flat£292,351.46£62,700.00 - £520,000.0023
Other£1,100,000.00£1,100,000.00 - £1,100,000.001
Semi-Detached£331,500.00£260,000.00 - £490,000.005
Terraced£337,625.00£278,000.00 - £382,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£546,547.92£292,000.00 - £1,532,075.0012
Flat£260,660.19£88,000.00 - £445,000.0029
Other£296,666.67£100,000.00 - £650,000.003
Semi-Detached£331,600.00£225,000.00 - £400,000.005
Terraced£282,600.00£200,000.00 - £336,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£403,921.67£175,000.00 - £699,575.0015
Flat£237,192.31£85,000.00 - £365,000.0014
Semi-Detached£328,187.50£280,000.00 - £385,000.008
Terraced£295,535.71£220,000.00 - £370,000.007
Schools in the BH15 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Edward's Roman Catholic/Church of England School, PooleSecondary, Good1110 11-18BH153HY
Poole High SchoolSecondary, Good1913 11-18BH152BW
The Cornerstone AcademySecondary, Good518 11-16BH154BQ
Stanley Green Infant AcademyPrimary, Good282 2-7BH153AA
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, PoolePrimary, Good414 4-11BH153QQ
Old Town Infant School and NurseryPrimary, Good202 3-7BH151QB
Longfleet Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good627 4-11BH152HF
Oakdale Junior SchoolPrimary, Good453 7-11BH153JR
Twin Sails Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good400 3-7BH154AX
Hamworthy Park Junior SchoolPrimary, Good466 7-11BH154DG
Amenities in the BH15 Postcode Area
  • Holiday Inn, BH15 1RZ
  • Acorns Guest House, BH15 3EF
  • Cranborne House, BH15 2LU
  • Express by Holiday Inn, BH15 1UA
  • Fleetwater Guest House, BH15 2HS
  • Premier Convenience Stores, BH15 4AT
  • Sportsdirect.com, BH15 1DG
  • Primark Stores, BH15 1EB
  • Setchfields, BH15 1AB
  • Boots, BH15 4JQ
  • Viper Cocktail Bar, BH15 1TB
  • Poole Amateur Rowing Clubhouse, BH15 1JD
  • Amity Lodge, BH15 1NQ
  • Antelope Hotel, BH15 1BP
  • Brewhouse and Kitchen Ltd - Poole, BH15 1NZ
  • DASH Cafe, BH15 4BH
  • Delfino Lounge, BH15 1ER
  • All Things Nice Cafe, BH15 1DB
  • Amigo Deli, BH15 2JB
  • Aramark @ RNLI College, BH15 1HZ
  • Shanty Spirit Ltd, BH15 1HT
  • Sweet Harmony, BH15 2AB
  • Aldi Stores Limited, BH15 1XU
  • Asda Stores Ltd, BH15 1JQ
  • Co-op, BH15 4BH
  • Co-op, BH15 3LG
  • Sainsbury's, BH15 1XU
  • Always Fryday, BH15 4HW
  • American Fried Chicken, BH15 3DH
  • Beijing Palace, BH15 2PB
  • Consumer Engagement Group Ltd, BH15 3TE
  • Cornish Bakehouse, BH15 1AZ
  • Poole Food Bank – overseen by Faithworks, BH15 1JP
  • Diet with Ola, BH15 2DE
  • Poole Harbour Commissioners Store, BH15 4AF
  • MVJ Treats, BH15 3RP
  • Cuddles Day Nursery, BH15 2BP
  • Dorset House, BH15 4HL
  • Eagles Mount Care Home, BH15 2QJ
  • First Steps Day Nursery, BH15 3LD
  • Harbour Hospital, BH15 2BH
  • St James Centre, BH15 1JU
  • Acorns Cafe, BH15 3DL
  • Admiral Casino, BH15 1AN
  • B&Q, BH15 3BN
  • Bagel Oasis, BH15 3TH
  • Cornerstone Academy Kitchen, BH15 4BQ
  • Hamworthy Park Junior School, BH15 4DG
  • Longfleet CofE VC Primary School, BH15 2HF
  • Oakdale Junior School, BH15 3JR
  • Old Town Infants School and Nursery, BH15 1QB
  • Baiter Snack Bar, BH15 1UX
  • Choc And Fudge Poole, BH15 1JD
  • Flo and Frankies Fudge, BH15 4FJ
  • Guicha the Coffee Bus, BH15 1UD
  • Mr Roger Greenslade, BH15 2QG