BN12 Postcode Area Information

Population
21,390
Avg Annual Income
£45,280
Full Time Employees
24.45%
Average Age
46.36

Worthing, BN12 Postcode Area Overview

The BN12 postcode area is located in the Worthing, Arun, West Sussex postcode town, in the South East, England region.

The BN12 postcode area, otherwise known as Worthing, is located in the South East region of England, particularly in the county of West Sussex. This coastal town boasts of a blend of beautiful beaches, parks, and gardens, such as Highdown Gardens, along with a bustling town center.

Worthing is surrounded by other postcode areas including BN11, BN16, BN13, and BN15. In terms of geographical features, it is characterized by gently rolling hills, the River Adur, and the English Channel to the south.

The BN12 area boasts of a variety of amenities like a variety of shops, supermarkets, and entertainment options including cinemas, The Connaught Theatre and art galleries. There is a good mix of both state and independent schools for families with children to choose from. It is well-served by the Worthing Hospital for healthcare needs.

Transport in the postcode is efficient with the Worthing railway station providing regular services to London Victoria, Gatwick Airport, and other major hubs. The A24 runs north to London, while the A27 links the town to Brighton and Portsmouth. Worthing is well-served by bus routes covering local destinations and the surrounding suburbs. It also has a regional airport, Shoreham Airport, which caters to private flights and offers flight training.

In summary, the BN12 postcode is a thriving, culturally rich, and well-connected town with an array of amenities and transport links, providing a pleasant lifestyle along the coast of England.

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 BN12 postcode area covers Castle, Ferring, Goring, Marine, Northbrook electoral wards.

BN12 Postcode Map

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BN12 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BN12 postcode area is 21,390. 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 19,084, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 724. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (11,197), followed by No religion (8,230).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,129), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,404).

Economic Status

Most people in the BN12 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (7,903), while 6,849 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 5,322 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,039 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the BN12 area are

  • Professional occupations (1719)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1258), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1218)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BN12 is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (6697), Between 75 to 100 (5815), and Between 55 to 64 (5764).

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 BN12 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,192) followed by Intermediate occupations (2,724), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,507).

Postcodes in BN12

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the BN12 (listed below). The postcode BN12 has a total of 846 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BN12
NameType
AreaBN12
Ward

Castle

Ferring

Goring

Marine

Northbrook

LTLA22Worthing, Arun
UTLA22West Sussex
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

Worthing, BN12 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Worthing, BN12 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

11

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

10

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Robbery

79

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

6

Public order

3

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

21

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

29

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

5

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Robbery

43

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

2

Robbery

77

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

2

Other crime

8

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Robbery

67

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

10

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

80

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

137

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

43

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

19

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

6

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

4

Other crime

6

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

51

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

1

Bicycle theft

1

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

8

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

55

Shoplifting

20

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

43

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

23

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BN12 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BN12 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£836,250.00£450,000.00 - £1,150,000.004
Flat£517,500.00£435,000.00 - £600,000.002
Semi-Detached£368,500.00£330,000.00 - £407,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£583,611.11£337,500.00 - £800,000.009
Flat£313,750.00£120,000.00 - £455,000.003
Other£800,000.00£800,000.00 - £800,000.001
Semi-Detached£431,666.67£400,000.00 - £460,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£692,142.86£555,000.00 - £875,000.007
Flat£306,875.00£250,000.00 - £350,000.008
Semi-Detached£395,600.00£295,000.00 - £638,000.005
Terraced£735,000.00£735,000.00 - £735,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£566,958.33£392,500.00 - £1,050,000.007
Flat£328,281.25£140,000.00 - £645,000.0010
Other£540,000.00£540,000.00 - £540,000.001
Semi-Detached£428,400.00£365,000.00 - £510,000.0010
Terraced£463,333.33£355,000.00 - £520,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£619,090.91£425,000.00 - £900,000.0011
Flat£270,642.86£196,000.00 - £405,000.008
Other£223,333.33£20,000.00 - £470,000.004
Semi-Detached£425,000.00£330,000.00 - £550,000.0012
Terraced£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£422,500.00£422,500.00 - £422,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£686,625.00£328,000.00 - £1,000,000.008
Flat£319,937.50£99,750.00 - £500,000.004
Semi-Detached£365,000.00£330,000.00 - £410,000.003
Terraced£477,500.00£340,000.00 - £615,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£607,181.82£380,000.00 - £856,000.0011
Flat£320,694.44£112,000.00 - £560,000.009
Other£1,670,000.00£390,000.00 - £2,950,000.002
Semi-Detached£478,000.00£390,000.00 - £550,000.005
Terraced£472,333.33£330,000.00 - £700,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£534,500.00£335,000.00 - £800,000.0010
Flat£248,625.00£228,000.00 - £275,000.004
Semi-Detached£361,497.50£200,000.00 - £785,000.0011
Terraced£443,000.00£270,000.00 - £785,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£632,583.33£330,000.00 - £1,310,000.0012
Flat£275,499.88£208,000.00 - £428,000.005
Other£410,500.00£238,500.00 - £582,500.002
Semi-Detached£421,878.57£324,000.00 - £603,000.007
Terraced£465,000.00£275,000.00 - £950,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£779,166.67£400,000.00 - £1,015,000.006
Flat£212,954.55£120,000.00 - £380,000.0011
Other£510,000.00£510,000.00 - £510,000.002
Semi-Detached£420,000.00£210,000.00 - £635,000.006
Terraced£307,500.00£295,000.00 - £330,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£558,004.92£290,000.00 - £774,064.0013
Flat£254,681.82£190,000.00 - £480,000.0022
Other£2,255,000.00£730,000.00 - £3,780,000.003
Semi-Detached£393,588.24£320,000.00 - £565,000.0017
Terraced£368,454.55£290,000.00 - £445,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£644,500.00£570,000.00 - £745,000.003
Flat£302,159.09£180,000.00 - £460,000.0012
Semi-Detached£461,614.29£310,000.00 - £656,800.007
Terraced£174,226.00£174,226.00 - £174,226.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£643,000.00£643,000.00 - £643,000.001
Flat£312,750.00£300,500.00 - £325,000.002
Semi-Detached£405,000.00£405,000.00 - £405,000.001
Terraced£610,000.00£400,000.00 - £820,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£698,100.00£527,500.00 - £800,000.005
Flat£240,714.29£150,000.00 - £465,000.0014
Other£83,500.00£17,000.00 - £150,000.002
Semi-Detached£402,988.64£236,000.00 - £675,000.0013
Terraced£380,000.00£380,000.00 - £380,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£649,673.08£490,000.00 - £1,000,000.0014
Flat£366,361.11£185,000.00 - £680,000.0010
Other£35,000.00£35,000.00 - £35,000.001
Semi-Detached£491,333.33£350,000.00 - £728,000.009
Terraced£372,500.00£310,000.00 - £435,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£603,133.33£400,000.00 - £925,000.0015
Flat£290,854.87£77,000.00 - £450,000.0020
Other£473,019.00£304,038.00 - £642,000.002
Semi-Detached£487,406.25£315,000.00 - £762,000.0016
Terraced£600,000.00£600,000.00 - £600,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£686,883.33£430,000.00 - £1,275,000.0015
Flat£262,537.50£140,000.00 - £525,000.0011
Other£17,000.00£17,000.00 - £17,000.001
Semi-Detached£374,200.00£309,000.00 - £415,000.005
Terraced£369,333.33£305,000.00 - £450,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£606,244.44£410,000.00 - £770,000.0018
Flat£258,683.33£89,250.00 - £460,000.0015
Other£437,625.00£301,000.00 - £574,250.002
Semi-Detached£477,000.00£290,000.00 - £716,000.009
Terraced£634,928.57£300,000.00 - £1,925,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£608,078.95£462,000.00 - £875,000.0019
Flat£301,486.67£175,000.00 - £600,000.0015
Other£334,000.00£17,000.00 - £635,000.003
Semi-Detached£431,590.91£300,000.00 - £770,000.0011
Terraced£392,571.43£290,000.00 - £640,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£639,714.29£470,000.00 - £850,000.007
Flat£392,950.00£170,000.00 - £675,000.0013
Other£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
Semi-Detached£377,857.14£260,000.00 - £455,000.007
Terraced£511,666.67£300,000.00 - £770,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£735,000.00£525,000.00 - £1,325,000.008
Flat£288,312.50£168,500.00 - £465,000.0010
Other£1,500,000.00£1,500,000.00 - £1,500,000.001
Semi-Detached£358,783.94£300,000.00 - £660,000.0010
Terraced£760,625.00£480,000.00 - £1,345,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£549,821.88£415,000.00 - £727,000.0016
Flat£348,666.67£122,500.00 - £580,000.0015
Other£1,982,020.00£375,000.00 - £3,501,060.003
Semi-Detached£403,590.91£330,000.00 - £700,000.0011
Terraced£498,416.67£197,500.00 - £1,310,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£650,730.77£445,000.00 - £1,110,000.0013
Flat£425,175.00£165,000.00 - £695,000.0024
Other£582,750.00£389,000.00 - £757,000.004
Semi-Detached£354,964.29£210,000.00 - £780,000.008
Terraced£393,750.00£387,500.00 - £400,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£586,111.11£386,000.00 - £760,000.009
Flat£271,031.25£125,000.00 - £353,000.0012
Other£1,517,500.00£335,000.00 - £2,700,000.002
Semi-Detached£432,222.22£240,000.00 - £675,000.009
Terraced£305,000.00£305,000.00 - £305,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£633,411.76£315,000.00 - £984,000.0017
Flat£285,500.00£157,000.00 - £430,000.004
Other£1,811,666.67£135,000.00 - £3,450,000.003
Semi-Detached£542,166.67£306,000.00 - £1,085,000.006
Terraced£693,333.33£390,000.00 - £1,230,000.003
Schools in the BN12 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Field Place Infant SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement272 3-7BN126EN
Ferring C of E Primary SchoolPrimary, Good185 4-11BN125DU
West Park CofE Primary (Controlled) SchoolPrimary, Good831 4-11BN124HD
Goring-By-Sea CofE (Aided) Primary SchoolPrimary, Good425 4-11BN124RN
English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, WorthingPrimary, Good177 4-11BN126LA
St Oscar Romero Catholic SchoolSecondary, Good865 11-16BN125AF
Palatine Primary SchoolSpecial, Good175 4-11BN126JP
Orchards Junior SchoolPrimary, Good517 7-11BN126EN
Amenities in the BN12 Postcode Area
  • Endurance B & B, BN12 5HA
  • Goring by Sea Cricket &Football Club, BN12 5AU
  • Ferring Retirement Club, BN12 5JL
  • The Henty Arms, BN12 6QY
  • Georgi Fin, BN12 4AD
  • Goring Conservative Club, BN12 4RA
  • Highdown Garden Centre, BN12 6PW
  • Chattie Cafe, BN12 6JD
  • DRNK, BN12 4ET
  • The Durrington Cafe, BN12 6DH
  • The Strand Fish and Chips, BN12 6DJ
  • Co-operative Stores, BN12 6BS
  • Tesco Express, BN12 4TY
  • Co-Op, BN12 4AP
  • Iceland Frozen Foods, BN12 4AL
  • Sainsburys, BN12 4NX
  • Elevate, BN12 4NX
  • Love At First Bite, BN12 6DJ
  • Royal Spice, BN12 6DJ
  • Strand Kebab Kitchen, BN12 6DJ
  • Uncle Sams, BN12 6DJ
  • Worthing Food Bank, BN12 5DP
  • Bird & Blend Tea Co., BN12 4QY
  • Truffles Bakery, BN12 4AL
  • Manuka Beach, BN12 4QY
  • Chartwells, BN12 5DU
  • Ferring Funtime, BN12 5DU
  • Little Fledglings Nursery, BN12 5DU
  • SB Sports Coaching Ltd, BN12 5DU
  • Impact Food Group, BN12 5AF
  • Boots UK Ltd, BN12 4AP
  • Card Factory, BN12 4AP
  • Bugdens, BN12 6BR
  • Ceres Health Food Store, BN12 4AR
  • Chizzy's Pic n Mix also trading as The Hangover Kitchen, BN12 6HE
  • Chartwells at English Martyrs School, BN12 6LA
  • Chartwells at Orchards School also trading as Chartwells at Field Place First School, BN12 6EN
  • Goring Little Fishes Nursery, BN12 4EA
  • Kamelia Kids Day Nursery, BN12 4PN
  • Marriotts Nursery School, BN12 4JL
  • Rocketeers Childcare, BN12 6LA
  • Ferring Friendship Lunch Club, BN12 5HN
  • Goring Friendship Centre, BN12 4XB
  • Iced & Nice Cakes, BN12 6EJ
  • Love & Rocket Food, BN12 4DG