BS17 Postcode Area Information

Population
25,687
Avg Annual Income
£45,436
Full Time Employees
30.29%
Average Age
43.05

South Gloucestershire, BS17 Postcode Area Overview

The BS17 postcode area is located in the South Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BS17 postcode area, also known as Bristol, encompasses a significant portion of South West England, specifically in the city of Bristol and the surrounding regions. This postcode area is home to a range of essential amenities, from shopping centres, schools, hospitals to restaurants — all contributing to a high-standard living environment.

Geographically, BS17 contains several major areas like Chipping Sodbury, Yate and Cromhall, each with its unique blend of residential and commercial areas. The postcode area boasts picturesque landscapes with its expanses of green, rolling countryside splotched with charming traditional and modern architecture.

In terms of commuting and transportation, the BS17 postcode area is well-connected and extremely accessible. Bristol's efficient public transportation system extends through this area, with frequent buses and trains linking residents to Bristol City Centre as well as wider regions beyond the city's borders. The M4 and M5 motorways are also easily accessible from this postcode area, providing excellent links to major cities such as Cardiff and Birmingham.

On a cultural note, BS17 is known for its rich history, which is evident in the many heritage sites scattered across the area. Residents and visitors are never short of activities, with numerous leisure facilities, parks, sports centres, and cultural attractions available.

Taken together, the BS17 postcode area presents residents and visitors with an attractive blend of convenience, amenities, natural beauty, and historical charm, all while providing easy connectivity to other regions.

Electoral Wards

The BS17 postcode area covers Boyd Valley, Chipping Sodbury & Cotswold Edge, Dodington, Emersons Green, Frampton Cotterell, New Cheltenham, Staple Hill & Mangotsfield, Winterbourne, Yate Central, Yate North electoral wards.

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BS17 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BS17 postcode area is 25,687. 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 23,723, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 661. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (11,859), followed by No religion (11,810).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (13,557), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (8,621).

Economic Status

Most people in the BS17 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (18,926), while 13,102 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 5,841 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,437 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the BS17 area are

  • Professional occupations (2202)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1631), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (1622)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BS17 is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (15239), Between 55 to 64 (12063), and Between 45 to 54 (11691).

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 BS17 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,456) followed by Intermediate occupations (2,998), and Semi-routine occupations (2,756).

Postcodes in BS17

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the BS17 (listed below). The postcode BS17 has a total of 1285 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BS17
NameType
AreaBS17
Ward

Boyd Valley

Chipping Sodbury & Cotswold Edge

Dodington

Emersons Green

Frampton Cotterell

New Cheltenham

Staple Hill & Mangotsfield

Winterbourne

Yate Central

Yate North

LTLA22South Gloucestershire
UTLA22South Gloucestershire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

South Gloucestershire, BS17 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

South Gloucestershire, BS17 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

22

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

21

Other theft

14

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

15

Other theft

7

Public order

2

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

16

Other theft

9

Public order

2

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

3

Public order

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

15

Other theft

8

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

10

Other theft

10

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

19

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

6

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

42

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

16

Other theft

9

Public order

18

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

9

Other theft

13

Public order

1

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

14

Other theft

14

Public order

1

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

12

Other theft

13

Public order

7

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

13

Other theft

12

Public order

8

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

14

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

45

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

14

Other theft

10

Public order

2

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

17

Other theft

13

Public order

4

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BS17 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BS17 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£35,000.00£35,000.00 - £35,000.001
Schools in the BS17 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Amenities in the BS17 Postcode Area