BR1 Postcode Area Information

Population
61,908
Avg Annual Income
£56,075
Full Time Employees
29.01%
Average Age
39.88

Bromley, BR1 Postcode Area Overview

The BR1 postcode area is located in the Bromley, Lewisham, Bromley, Lewisham postcode town, in the London, England region.

The BR1 England postcode area, also known as the Bromley postcode area, is centered in the southeast area of London, England. This resplendent and bustling area is part of the London Borough of Bromley and covers a broad range of locales including Bromley, Bickley, Downham, and Sundridge.

BR1 is steeped in diversity both in geography and locales. It possesses high street shopping areas, recreational parks, and a thriving business sector. Consequently, it boasts a wide range of amenities such as shops, restaurants, pubs, schools, leisure centers, and hospitals, meeting the modern lifestyle of its residents. The Church House Gardens and Martin's Hill, two significant landmarks in BR1, add to its natural beauty and serve as an escape from the urban jungle.

Transportation within BR1 is highly efficient, making it a suitable place to work, live, and relax. It enjoys excellent connectivity through its comprehensive network of tube stations, bus routes, and railway stations. Major railway stations, such as Bromley North and Bromley South, provide a quick and easy commute to central London and other surrounding areas.

BR1's relative proximity to central London and its excellent transport links coupled with its mix of urban and suburban appeal make it a highly desirable area. Whether you are a local, a tourist, or a businessman, this postcode area does not disappoint in terms of providing amenities that cater to various needs and tastes.

A Major part of this postcode area has a diverse community with residents from outside the UK, mainly in private rentals.

Residents:

  • Many residents were born outside the UK, but there are fewer Pakistani residents compared to other similar areas.
  • Diverse mix of ethnicities.
  • More residents rent privately than average for this group.
  • Well-educated, with higher education levels than similar areas.

Employment:

  • Managerial and professional jobs are less common.
  • Other skilled occupations are around average for the UK.

Housing:

  • Mostly private rented accommodation.

Overall: A Major part of this postcode area represents a diverse and educated community with residents from abroad. Renting privately is common, and while high-paying jobs are less frequent, other skilled professions are well-represented.

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

Electoral Wards

The BR1 postcode area covers Bickley & Sundridge, Bromley Common & Holwood, Bromley Town, Catford South, Downham, Hither Green, Plaistow, Shortlands & Park Langley electoral wards.

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BR1 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BR1 postcode area is 61,908. 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 32,517, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 6,414. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (30,732), followed by No religion (20,361).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (15,001), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (9,005).

Economic Status

Most people in the BR1 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (21,087), while 9,621 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 21,070 adults have Level 4 education, while 6,981 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the BR1 area are

  • Professional occupations (7659)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (4686), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (4410)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BR1 is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (20507), Between 35 to 44 (16608), and Between 45 to 54 (15395).

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 BR1 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,056) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (8,806), and Small employers and own account workers (5,816).

Postcodes in BR1

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the BR1 (listed below). The postcode BR1 has a total of 2471 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BR1
NameType
AreaBR1
Ward

Bickley & Sundridge

Bromley Common & Holwood

Bromley Town

Catford South

Downham

Hither Green

Plaistow

Shortlands & Park Langley

LTLA22Bromley, Lewisham
UTLA22Bromley, Lewisham
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Bromley, BR1 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Bromley, BR1 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

96

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

58

Criminal damage and arson

17

Drugs

12

Other crime

51

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

39

Public order

20

Robbery

58

Shoplifting

27

Theft from the person

76

Vehicle crime

155

Violence and sexual offences

88

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

37

Criminal damage and arson

26

Drugs

3

Other crime

61

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

52

Public order

13

Robbery

87

Shoplifting

44

Theft from the person

70

Vehicle crime

201

Violence and sexual offences

75

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

44

Criminal damage and arson

19

Drugs

4

Other crime

71

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

46

Public order

17

Robbery

90

Shoplifting

42

Theft from the person

55

Vehicle crime

177

Violence and sexual offences

90

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

39

Criminal damage and arson

22

Drugs

3

Other crime

66

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

49

Public order

6

Robbery

79

Shoplifting

37

Theft from the person

60

Vehicle crime

179

Violence and sexual offences

97

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

38

Drugs

11

Other crime

52

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

43

Public order

9

Robbery

91

Shoplifting

15

Theft from the person

46

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

115

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

23

Burglary

37

Criminal damage and arson

39

Drugs

9

Other crime

64

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

47

Public order

5

Robbery

121

Shoplifting

20

Theft from the person

68

Vehicle crime

173

Violence and sexual offences

125

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

27

Burglary

40

Criminal damage and arson

40

Drugs

3

Other crime

65

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

57

Public order

12

Robbery

95

Shoplifting

36

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

184

Violence and sexual offences

128

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

23

Drugs

13

Other crime

75

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

56

Public order

16

Robbery

83

Shoplifting

16

Theft from the person

66

Vehicle crime

187

Violence and sexual offences

151

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

49

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

6

Other crime

56

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

9

Robbery

73

Shoplifting

19

Theft from the person

66

Vehicle crime

188

Violence and sexual offences

93

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

15

Drugs

5

Other crime

49

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

25

Robbery

55

Shoplifting

25

Theft from the person

54

Vehicle crime

158

Violence and sexual offences

87

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

35

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

46

Drugs

10

Other crime

72

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

53

Public order

21

Robbery

78

Shoplifting

30

Theft from the person

59

Vehicle crime

143

Violence and sexual offences

74

Anti-social behaviour

14

Burglary

35

Criminal damage and arson

30

Drugs

9

Other crime

43

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

46

Public order

20

Robbery

88

Shoplifting

29

Theft from the person

43

Vehicle crime

172

Violence and sexual offences

91

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

20

Burglary

39

Criminal damage and arson

34

Drugs

6

Other crime

57

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

47

Public order

10

Robbery

74

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

53

Vehicle crime

155

Violence and sexual offences

88

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

29

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

22

Drugs

6

Other crime

84

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

19

Robbery

73

Shoplifting

23

Theft from the person

66

Vehicle crime

134

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BR1 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BR1 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£661,000.00£661,000.00 - £661,000.001
Flat£294,000.00£155,000.00 - £500,000.003
Terraced£460,250.00£333,000.00 - £595,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£875,000.00£875,000.00 - £875,000.001
Flat£413,000.00£290,000.00 - £640,000.004
Other£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£488,000.00£305,000.00 - £775,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£940,000.00£940,000.00 - £940,000.002
Flat£288,653.85£100,000.00 - £360,000.0014
Terraced£443,365.00£186,475.00 - £675,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,550,000.00£1,050,000.00 - £2,050,000.002
Flat£324,642.86£115,000.00 - £460,000.0014
Other£276,000.00£276,000.00 - £276,000.001
Semi-Detached£549,500.00£385,000.00 - £935,000.0010
Terraced£391,192.31£279,000.00 - £550,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,027,500.00£530,000.00 - £1,350,000.0011
Flat£295,467.20£151,500.00 - £400,500.0015
Other£787,000.00£400,000.00 - £1,275,000.005
Semi-Detached£567,000.00£355,000.00 - £880,000.0012
Terraced£514,365.38£323,500.00 - £1,170,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£970,000.00£970,000.00 - £970,000.001
Flat£307,250.00£278,000.00 - £336,500.002
Semi-Detached£750,000.00£750,000.00 - £750,000.001
Terraced£510,000.00£510,000.00 - £510,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£2,400,000.00£2,400,000.00 - £2,400,000.001
Flat£290,000.00£130,000.00 - £510,000.009
Semi-Detached£625,000.00£440,000.00 - £690,000.005
Terraced£408,125.00£175,000.00 - £640,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,163,750.00£725,000.00 - £1,435,000.004
Flat£364,771.43£280,000.00 - £532,000.0014
Other£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
Semi-Detached£752,428.57£460,000.00 - £1,050,000.007
Terraced£432,125.00£350,000.00 - £545,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£811,000.00£635,000.00 - £1,018,000.003
Flat£302,222.22£255,000.00 - £390,000.009
Other£1,370,000.00£1,370,000.00 - £1,370,000.001
Semi-Detached£683,278.57£420,000.00 - £999,950.007
Terraced£480,657.89£320,000.00 - £845,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£931,344.67£819,034.00 - £1,025,000.003
Flat£330,333.33£285,000.00 - £400,000.006
Other£1,220,000.00£1,220,000.00 - £1,220,000.001
Semi-Detached£556,700.00£505,100.00 - £640,000.003
Terraced£435,125.00£365,000.00 - £550,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£800,000.00£800,000.00 - £800,000.001
Flat£275,766.67£183,000.00 - £463,000.0013
Other£345,000.00£190,000.00 - £500,000.002
Semi-Detached£623,550.00£295,000.00 - £907,500.0010
Terraced£367,553.57£295,000.00 - £595,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,330,796.88£640,000.00 - £2,100,000.0016
Flat£327,164.52£254,000.00 - £515,000.0031
Other£8,500.00£8,500.00 - £8,500.001
Semi-Detached£738,875.00£515,000.00 - £1,100,000.0012
Terraced£450,180.00£325,000.00 - £745,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£632,500.00£600,000.00 - £665,000.002
Flat£307,428.57£94,500.00 - £642,500.0014
Semi-Detached£719,325.00£355,000.00 - £1,246,250.0010
Terraced£447,500.00£280,000.00 - £800,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£328,606.00£328,606.00 - £328,606.001
Flat£284,166.67£280,000.00 - £292,500.003
Semi-Detached£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Terraced£395,000.00£360,000.00 - £450,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,123,333.33£650,000.00 - £1,480,000.006
Flat£319,375.00£97,500.00 - £445,000.0016
Semi-Detached£845,400.00£500,000.00 - £1,650,000.005
Terraced£408,200.00£332,500.00 - £660,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,808,333.33£780,000.00 - £3,250,000.006
Flat£306,538.46£152,000.00 - £445,000.0013
Other£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.002
Semi-Detached£558,035.71£325,000.00 - £900,000.0015
Terraced£467,521.74£371,000.00 - £630,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,251,837.50£425,000.00 - £2,350,000.0012
Flat£317,686.67£222,000.00 - £412,000.0015
Semi-Detached£621,863.64£385,000.00 - £850,000.0011
Terraced£436,245.95£370,000.00 - £650,000.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,491,346.15£900,000.00 - £3,000,000.0013
Flat£392,709.52£98,000.00 - £712,500.0023
Other£29,500.00£29,500.00 - £29,500.001
Semi-Detached£847,583.33£527,500.00 - £1,220,000.006
Terraced£513,000.00£365,000.00 - £985,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,048,083.33£740,000.00 - £1,350,000.006
Flat£323,283.33£163,000.00 - £500,000.0021
Other£471,333.33£10,000.00 - £2,700,000.004
Semi-Detached£662,026.32£420,000.00 - £1,170,000.0019
Terraced£472,007.41£315,000.00 - £675,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,232,846.15£735,000.00 - £2,100,000.0013
Flat£336,608.93£95,000.00 - £545,000.0028
Other£458,500.00£240,000.00 - £677,000.002
Semi-Detached£540,125.00£396,000.00 - £950,000.0015
Terraced£500,593.75£275,000.00 - £805,000.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,161,666.67£600,000.00 - £2,925,000.009
Flat£353,510.00£89,000.00 - £893,000.0026
Semi-Detached£528,571.43£375,000.00 - £650,000.007
Terraced£479,803.57£345,500.00 - £762,500.0029
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,114,500.00£695,000.00 - £1,851,000.006
Flat£344,107.14£80,000.00 - £710,000.0028
Semi-Detached£718,761.71£355,000.00 - £1,400,000.0014
Terraced£493,700.00£340,000.00 - £900,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£832,000.00£511,000.00 - £1,235,000.006
Flat£394,666.67£182,500.00 - £840,000.0028
Other£1,535,000.00£730,000.00 - £2,340,000.002
Semi-Detached£589,195.64£330,000.00 - £930,000.0011
Terraced£461,171.48£310,000.00 - £685,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,265,187.50£510,000.00 - £2,100,000.008
Flat£363,428.57£98,000.00 - £765,000.0021
Other£607,875.00£481,500.00 - £650,000.003
Semi-Detached£533,058.33£300,000.00 - £2,300,000.0013
Terraced£464,578.82£325,000.00 - £810,000.0033
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,181,250.00£700,000.00 - £1,750,000.008
Flat£328,538.46£250,000.00 - £467,000.0013
Other£272,500.00£50,000.00 - £495,000.002
Semi-Detached£830,812.79£412,000.00 - £1,935,000.0014
Terraced£491,367.50£335,000.00 - £795,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,718,000.00£1,195,000.00 - £2,300,000.005
Flat£378,053.29£243,000.00 - £720,000.0017
Other£1,959,333.33£8,000.00 - £5,400,000.003
Semi-Detached£558,672.50£387,000.00 - £880,000.0012
Terraced£400,825.00£310,000.00 - £575,000.0021
Schools in the BR1 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Downderry Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding470 3-11BR15QL
Launcelot Primary SchoolPrimary, Good342 3-11BR15EA
Rangefield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good364 3-11BR14RP
Good Shepherd RC SchoolPrimary, Good223 3-11BR15EP
St John Baptist Southend Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good200 4-11BR15RL
Bonus Pastor Catholic CollegeSecondary, Outstanding920 11-16BR15PZ
New Woodlands SchoolSpecial, Good84 5-16BR15PD
Haberdashers' Knights AcademySecondary, Good1280 11-18BR15EB
Drumbeat School and ASD ServiceSpecial, Good225 4-19BR15LE
Parish Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding586 4-11BR14HF
Scotts Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Good402 4-11BR12PR
La Fontaine AcademyPrimary, Good401 4-11BR12SQ
St Joseph's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good209 4-11BR13JQ
Burnt Ash Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding423 5-11BR14QX
St George's, Bickley, Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding395 4-11BR12RL
Bickley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good412 5-11BR12SQ
Bullers Wood School for BoysSecondary, Good720 11-16BR12NW
Haberdashers' Knights PrimaryPrimary, Not Rated179 3-11BR15LW
Amenities in the BR1 Postcode Area
  • W H Smith, BR1 1LQ
  • Boots, BR1 1HD
  • Londis / Post Office, BR1 4DT
  • Andrews Of Bromley, BR1 5AA
  • Appleberry Foods, BR1 3RB
  • Avis Hotel, BR1 3JP
  • Avondale House Bed And Breakfast, BR1 4EP
  • Bromley Court Hotel, BR1 4JD
  • Glendevon House Hotel, BR1 2EN
  • Tamasha Restaurant And Hotel, BR1 3AX
  • Bar 201, BR1 1NY
  • Barrel & Horn, BR1 1PW
  • Bickley Park Cricket Club, BR1 2AS
  • Bromley Bowling Club, BR1 3JF
  • Bromley Sports Club / Bromley Cricket Club, BR1 3AS
  • Dorothy And Marshall, BR1 1AN
  • Itsu, BR1 1DD
  • Wagamama, BR1 1DN
  • Caterlink Ltd, BR1 5RL
  • 1917 Chill Cafe, BR1 1RL
  • Marks & Spencer, BR1 1JL
  • Lidl, BR1 1DW
  • Lidl, BR1 5AJ
  • Sainsbury's, BR1 1LE
  • Sainsbury's, BR1 1TP
  • Original Smash Burger / At Prive, BR1 1DS
  • Auntie Anne's, BR1 1DD
  • Beezoo Espresso Bar Ltd, BR1 1LX
  • Danwas Pizza, BR1 1EA
  • Domino's Pizza, BR1 1PQ
  • Bromley Borough Food Bank, BR1 1RY
  • Gopuff, BR1 1TR
  • Sip Up- 24/7 Alcohol Delivery, BR1 3RB
  • Stabz Ltd, BR1 5HD
  • Little Lambs Pre-School, BR1 5EP
  • KYN Bickley, BR1 2AZ
  • Choice Support, BR1 3RS
  • Ambient Support, BR1 3BE
  • Archers Point Residential Home, BR1 2ND
  • Banana Moon Day Nursery Bromley, BR1 4HE
  • Candy Collection, BR1 3QJ
  • Bolney Wine Estate, BR1 1DN
  • CookingWithLuv, BR1 5LL
  • Bread Ahead, BR1 1DN
  • Bromley Baptist Church, BR1 3HJ
  • Bromley Town Church, BR1 1JA
  • Brook Lane Community Church - Open House Lunch Club, BR1 4PX
  • Bickley Park School, BR1 2EB
  • Bickley Primary School, BR1 2SQ
  • Breaside Preparatory School, BR1 2PR
  • Bromley High School For Girls, BR1 2TW
  • Bullers Wood School For Boys, BR1 2NW
  • THE DOWNHAM TAVERN, BR1 5HS