BN3 Postcode Area Information

Population
80,637
Avg Annual Income
£47,258
Full Time Employees
29.43%
Average Age
40.98

Brighton and Hove, BN3 Postcode Area Overview

The BN3 postcode area is located in the Brighton and Hove, Brighton and Hove postcode town, in the South East, England region.

The BN3 postcode area, located in England, encompasses areas of Hove and Brighton and forms part of the Brighton postcode zone in East Sussex County. This region is largely residential, with a variety of housing options, including mid-19th century terraced housing, newly built apartment complexes, and grandiose mansions.

The BN3 postcode area boasts a variety of local amenities, such as shopping centres, restaurants, cafes, and bars. There are also several parks for outdoor leisure activities and some of the top-rated schools in the county, including Hove Junior School, Aldrington CofE Primary School, and Hove Park School and Sixth Form Centre.

Away from the bustling city-centre, the southern part of the BN3 area offers spectacular sea views and beachfront activities. The area is also home to the Hove Park, featuring a miniature railway, extensive children’s play area, tennis courts, and sports pitches.

The BN3 postcode area is well-connected through an extensive network of public transport. Local bus services facilitate commuting within the city and beyond. Hove railway station, within the postcode area, offers regular direct services to London, Southampton and other major cities. The area is also conveniently positioned for easy access to the A27 and A23, the principal road links to London.

The BN3 postcode area is an appealing residential location renowned for its proximity to the sea, excellent local amenities, schools, and transportation links, making it an attractive place for families, students, and working professionals.

Electoral Wards

The BN3 postcode area covers Brunswick and Adelaide, Central Hove, Goldsmid, Hangleton and Knoll, Hove Park, Westbourne, Wish electoral wards.

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BN3 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BN3 postcode area is 80,637. 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 57,913, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 8,925. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (41,958), followed by Christian (26,860).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (19,304), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (12,289).

Economic Status

Most people in the BN3 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (23,990), while 11,335 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 34,098 adults have Level 4 education, while 7,849 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the BN3 area are

  • Professional occupations (12092)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (7698), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7115)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BN3 is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 45 to 54 (15812), Between 25 to 34 (15433), and Between 35 to 44 (15036).

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 BN3 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (17,191) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (13,167), and Small employers and own account workers (8,874).

Postcodes in BN3

There are total 8 postcode sectors present in the BN3 (listed below). The postcode BN3 has a total of 2916 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BN3
NameType
AreaBN3
Ward

Brunswick and Adelaide

Central Hove

Goldsmid

Hangleton and Knoll

Hove Park

Westbourne

Wish

LTLA22Brighton and Hove
UTLA22Brighton and Hove
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

Brighton and Hove, BN3 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Brighton and Hove, BN3 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

70

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

25

Drugs

17

Other crime

26

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

31

Public order

1

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

161

Violence and sexual offences

68

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

9

Other crime

36

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

3

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

173

Violence and sexual offences

74

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

5

Other crime

37

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

5

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

170

Violence and sexual offences

66

Anti-social behaviour

21

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

49

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

12

Other crime

50

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

55

Public order

9

Robbery

42

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

165

Violence and sexual offences

83

Anti-social behaviour

22

Bicycle theft

28

Burglary

35

Criminal damage and arson

16

Drugs

3

Other crime

44

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

74

Public order

8

Robbery

83

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

39

Vehicle crime

168

Violence and sexual offences

104

Anti-social behaviour

25

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

48

Criminal damage and arson

14

Drugs

4

Other crime

38

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

51

Public order

3

Robbery

93

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

33

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

132

Anti-social behaviour

26

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

40

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

7

Other crime

50

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

55

Public order

5

Robbery

122

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

21

Vehicle crime

188

Violence and sexual offences

110

Anti-social behaviour

28

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

63

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

9

Other crime

59

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

81

Public order

6

Robbery

105

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

42

Vehicle crime

202

Violence and sexual offences

103

Anti-social behaviour

15

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

7

Other crime

41

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

44

Public order

2

Robbery

53

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

27

Vehicle crime

189

Violence and sexual offences

91

Anti-social behaviour

21

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

37

Criminal damage and arson

29

Drugs

9

Other crime

46

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

59

Public order

1

Robbery

79

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

194

Violence and sexual offences

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Violence and sexual offences

2

Bicycle theft

1

Public order

1

Robbery

67

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

35

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

6

Other crime

47

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

61

Public order

4

Robbery

63

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

38

Vehicle crime

163

Violence and sexual offences

53

Anti-social behaviour

11

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

15

Other crime

45

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

51

Public order

4

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

158

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

6

Other crime

50

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

38

Public order

4

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

7

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

143

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BN3 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BN3 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£625,000.00£625,000.00 - £625,000.001
Flat£378,571.43£129,500.00 - £750,000.0014
Other£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Semi-Detached£495,000.00£365,000.00 - £625,000.002
Terraced£880,000.00£880,000.00 - £880,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
Flat£394,184.21£72,500.00 - £825,000.0019
Other£972,000.00£972,000.00 - £972,000.001
Semi-Detached£843,940.00£843,940.00 - £843,940.001
Terraced£569,400.00£340,000.00 - £975,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,260,000.00£1,260,000.00 - £1,260,000.002
Flat£362,029.41£84,000.00 - £1,295,000.0034
Semi-Detached£897,750.00£636,000.00 - £1,200,000.008
Terraced£960,833.33£690,000.00 - £1,125,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,256,666.67£690,000.00 - £3,275,000.009
Flat£366,459.00£131,500.00 - £1,100,000.0050
Other£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£567,083.33£400,000.00 - £780,000.006
Terraced£446,216.67£290,000.00 - £675,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£988,437.50£470,000.00 - £1,620,000.0016
Flat£424,984.45£85,000.00 - £1,725,000.0089
Other£506,958.25£12,000.00 - £950,000.006
Semi-Detached£799,048.78£415,000.00 - £1,715,000.0041
Terraced£500,119.05£300,000.00 - £2,125,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£867,125.00£680,000.00 - £1,054,250.002
Flat£468,000.00£170,000.00 - £1,030,000.005
Semi-Detached£494,514.00£380,000.00 - £650,000.004
Terraced£565,000.00£470,000.00 - £650,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,485,000.00£625,000.00 - £2,750,000.005
Flat£325,141.30£140,000.00 - £555,000.0023
Semi-Detached£610,982.67£410,000.00 - £930,000.0012
Terraced£659,923.08£380,000.00 - £950,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,232,585.43£645,000.00 - £2,795,000.007
Flat£492,491.49£130,000.00 - £1,500,000.0048
Other£809,666.67£288,000.00 - £1,270,000.004
Semi-Detached£585,500.00£285,000.00 - £1,690,000.0014
Terraced£737,058.53£325,000.00 - £1,650,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,259,642.86£872,500.00 - £1,750,000.007
Flat£600,900.44£81,000.00 - £1,181,000.0049
Other£2,323,750.00£275,000.00 - £7,100,000.004
Semi-Detached£708,694.44£412,500.00 - £1,045,000.009
Terraced£585,681.82£250,000.00 - £764,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£858,000.00£455,000.00 - £1,750,000.005
Flat£569,577.44£100,000.00 - £802,850.0042
Semi-Detached£760,467.78£278,000.00 - £1,196,210.009
Terraced£680,617.65£362,000.00 - £1,340,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,071,666.67£715,000.00 - £1,470,000.006
Flat£751,270.51£120,000.00 - £1,220,000.0043
Other£603,000.00£300,000.00 - £1,275,000.007
Semi-Detached£652,812.50£395,000.00 - £1,312,500.008
Terraced£1,726,666.67£390,000.00 - £7,500,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,228,000.00£348,000.00 - £2,500,000.0012
Flat£356,447.41£145,000.00 - £925,000.00102
Other£133,333.33£125,000.00 - £150,000.003
Semi-Detached£772,274.33£354,000.00 - £1,475,000.0030
Terraced£622,480.00£370,000.00 - £900,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£798,333.33£535,000.00 - £1,200,000.003
Flat£365,178.12£155,000.00 - £765,000.0032
Other£221,250.00£120,000.00 - £360,000.003
Semi-Detached£508,375.00£355,000.00 - £925,000.005
Terraced£508,250.00£290,000.00 - £828,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£790,000.00£570,000.00 - £1,000,000.003
Flat£315,222.22£105,000.00 - £555,000.009
Semi-Detached£432,833.33£300,000.00 - £621,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,217,712.06£464,000.00 - £1,950,000.0017
Flat£447,029.76£75,000.00 - £1,020,000.0062
Other£901,000.00£110,000.00 - £2,750,000.003
Semi-Detached£895,750.00£445,000.00 - £1,770,000.0019
Terraced£644,187.50£508,000.00 - £920,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,279,746.53£515,000.00 - £2,700,000.0017
Flat£246,711.84£75,000.00 - £1,470,000.0067
Other£537,500.00£365,000.00 - £810,000.004
Semi-Detached£680,413.04£430,000.00 - £1,500,000.0023
Terraced£497,340.00£200,000.00 - £1,112,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,090,571.43£550,000.00 - £1,550,000.0014
Flat£372,012.58£80,000.00 - £1,275,000.0080
Other£860,000.00£450,000.00 - £1,270,000.002
Semi-Detached£847,087.79£423,000.00 - £1,620,000.0019
Terraced£591,682.25£238,500.00 - £2,750,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,276,764.71£515,000.00 - £3,025,000.0017
Flat£365,004.05£120,000.00 - £900,000.0074
Other£760,000.00£540,000.00 - £1,400,000.003
Semi-Detached£528,455.36£275,000.00 - £1,990,000.0029
Terraced£463,021.18£240,000.00 - £1,165,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,271,100.00£421,000.00 - £2,000,000.0010
Flat£375,280.20£161,196.00 - £1,250,000.0090
Other£196,800.00£20,000.00 - £951,000.006
Semi-Detached£600,904.23£351,000.00 - £1,750,000.0023
Terraced£667,774.76£390,000.00 - £1,000,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,083,269.23£500,000.00 - £1,650,000.0013
Flat£458,271.14£145,000.00 - £950,000.0073
Other£364,541.67£2,500.00 - £2,750,000.007
Semi-Detached£835,923.08£410,000.00 - £1,575,000.0013
Terraced£471,229.71£257,000.00 - £1,000,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,057,437.50£351,000.00 - £1,800,000.008
Flat£503,586.82£153,000.00 - £800,000.0066
Other£196,250.00£1,000.00 - £565,000.006
Semi-Detached£686,971.29£370,000.00 - £1,220,000.0017
Terraced£777,366.67£285,000.00 - £1,635,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,778,125.00£1,250,000.00 - £2,450,000.008
Flat£418,594.44£150,000.00 - £745,000.0077
Other£349,055.25£27,000.00 - £1,000,000.007
Semi-Detached£768,377.78£435,000.00 - £1,554,700.0018
Terraced£518,714.71£205,000.00 - £835,300.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,135,466.67£512,000.00 - £1,850,000.0015
Flat£782,213.89£150,000.00 - £1,125,000.0062
Other£791,416.67£39,000.00 - £1,680,000.005
Semi-Detached£546,224.71£350,000.00 - £1,500,542.0015
Terraced£455,766.69£235,000.00 - £1,090,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,227,031.25£496,250.00 - £1,925,000.008
Flat£537,429.95£131,000.00 - £1,800,000.0081
Other£278,666.67£11,000.00 - £510,000.006
Semi-Detached£702,596.43£407,000.00 - £1,310,000.0014
Terraced£681,204.17£400,000.00 - £1,131,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,290,000.00£440,000.00 - £3,000,000.008
Flat£350,923.56£92,500.00 - £1,250,000.0087
Other£506,875.00£20,000.00 - £975,000.006
Semi-Detached£780,635.29£435,000.00 - £1,825,000.0017
Terraced£578,736.84£245,000.00 - £1,093,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£705,312.50£425,000.00 - £1,635,000.009
Flat£345,816.65£155,000.00 - £830,000.0071
Other£407,708.33£35,650.00 - £1,160,600.005
Semi-Detached£757,681.82£412,500.00 - £1,150,000.0011
Terraced£812,148.26£343,000.00 - £4,550,000.0023
Schools in the BN3 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Goldstone Primary SchoolPrimary, Good683 4-11BN37JW
Hangleton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good480 4-11BN38LF
Hove Junior SchoolPrimary, Good720 7-11BN35JA
West Blatchington Primary and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good237 3-11BN38BN
West Hove Infant SchoolPrimary, Outstanding480 5-7BN35JA
Brunswick Primary SchoolPrimary, Good798 4-11BN31RP
Aldrington CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good429 4-11BN37QD
St Andrew's CofE (Aided) Primary SchoolPrimary, Good639 4-11BN33YT
Cottesmore St Mary's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good420 5-11BN36NB
Blatchington Mill SchoolSecondary, Good1595 11-16BN37BW
Hove Park School and Sixth Form CentreSecondary, Good1170 11-18BN37BN
Cardinal Newman Catholic SchoolSecondary, Good2450 11-18BN36ND
Bilingual Primary School - Brighton & HovePrimary, Good577 4-11BN37QA
King's SchoolSecondary, Good720 11-19BN38BN
Amenities in the BN3 Postcode Area
  • Stay Belvedere Hotels Ltd, BN3 2GU
  • Blind Busker, BN3 2BB
  • Brunswick Square Hotel, BN3 1EH
  • Hotel Smart Sea View, BN3 2RH
  • Langfords Hotel, BN3 2PD
  • Aldrington Club, BN3 5DL
  • Antidote Bar Ltd, BN3 1AE
  • Bison Beer Crafthouse, BN3 2BD
  • Bow Street Runner (Wet Sales), BN3 1EL
  • Brighton Bytes, BN3 5LF
  • Novellino Brighton, BN3 4BT
  • Tom's Sandwich Shop, BN3 3EL
  • Hove Patisserie, BN3 3RU
  • @avabetsy, BN3 5JA
  • 17 Grams, BN3 5TD
  • Bad Boys Burgers, BN3 1AE
  • Casba, BN3 1AE
  • Cha Tea And Central Kitchen, BN3 2DL
  • Chilango, BN3 5LE
  • Chippy Chips, BN3 2WB
  • Co-op, BN3 3YH
  • Getir, BN3 7HG
  • Iceland, BN3 3YH
  • Iceland, BN3 5TD
  • J Sainsbury Plc, BN3 5QY
  • Aldrington CE Primary School, BN3 7QD
  • Honeycroft Nursery - St Barnabas Church Hall, BN3 3HE
  • Abbeyfield (Bryson House), BN3 4GB
  • Abbeyfield Southdowns, BN3 4GB
  • Achieve Together, BN3 6BE
  • Achieve Together, BN3 6HQ
  • Impact Food Group At Hove Park School (Valley Campus), BN3 8AA
  • Aldrington Breakfast Club, BN3 7QD
  • Aldrington C E Primary School, BN3 7QD
  • BHASVIC - Canteen, BN3 6EG
  • Breakfast Club, BN3 6NB
  • Fine Feather Wellness, BN3 3JE
  • A1 Newsagents, BN3 3YG
  • AJ Star Store, BN3 3JE
  • Al Medina Halal Supermarket, BN3 5TD
  • Asiana Grocery, BN3 5DP
  • Custom Pharmaceuticals Ltd, BN3 3LW
  • Hangleton And West Blatchington Food Bank, BN3 7QR
  • Weald Community Fridge, BN3 7JN
  • Harry Batten, BN3 3LW
  • Audrey's Chocolates, BN3 1JJ
  • Bee May Baker, BN3 3LW
  • Black Mocha, BN3 1JG
  • Brodwolf Organic Bakery, BN3 1FA
  • Barlogic, BN3 3TH
  • Lickle More, BN3 2AD
  • Mixology, BN3 1RF
  • Pok Pok At Chilli, BN3 2FL
  • Sophie's Bar, BN3 1SF
  • Bodhisattva Buddhist Centre \& World Peace Cafe, BN3 1DN
  • Brighton & Hove Hockey Club (bar), BN3 7QD
  • Brighton And Hove Bus And Coach Company, BN3 3LT
  • Brighton And Hove Cricket Club, BN3 7QD
  • Choir With No Name, BN3 3QE