BS20 Postcode Area Information

Population
32,866
Avg Annual Income
£47,600
Full Time Employees
28.43%
Average Age
44.81

North Somerset, BS20 Postcode Area Overview

The BS20 postcode area is located in the North Somerset, North Somerset postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BS20 postcode area, also known as the Portishead region, is located within North Somerset in England. It encompasses the town of Portishead along with nearby areas like Easton-in-Gordano, Pill and Sheepway.

Geographically, the area exhibits an engaging blend of coastal beauty and rural charm. Overlooking the Severn Estuary, its maritime climate is characterized by mild winters and warm summers. It provides multiple recreational facilities including Portishead Marina, Lake Grounds and the surrounding countryside vistas.

Residents take advantage of numerous local amenities that include shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants, and a variety of educational institutions. Healthcare facilities are also available in the area with a number of surgeries and clinics present.

Major residential areas reflect a mixture of traditional and modern homes, having a variety of architectural styles from classic Victorian houses to modern apartments.

Transportation is well-developed within the BS20 postcode area. The major road connections include the M5 motorway and A369, both providing easy access to Bristol and the South West. There are several bus services operating in the area linking Portishead with the nearby towns and cities. Currently, Portishead lacks a rail link, but a new railway station is part of the proposed Portishead Branch Line which aims to re-establish rail connections between the town and Bristol.

Overall, the BS20 area provides a tranquil living environment with stunning natural surroundings and easy accessibility to urban conveniences.

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 BS20 postcode area covers Gordano Valley, Pill, Portishead East, Portishead North, Portishead South, Portishead West electoral wards.

BS20 Postcode Map

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BS20 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BS20 postcode area is 32,866. 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 29,906, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,319. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (15,504), followed by No religion (14,855).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (8,552), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,675).

Economic Status

Most people in the BS20 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (9,698), while 8,025 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 10,652 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,796 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the BS20 area are

  • Professional occupations (3810)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2663), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2490)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BS20 is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (7735), Between 45 to 54 (6363), and Between 35 to 44 (5878).

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 BS20 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,903) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,961), and Intermediate occupations (3,404).

Postcodes in BS20

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the BS20 (listed below). The postcode BS20 has a total of 1457 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BS20
NameType
AreaBS20
Ward

Gordano Valley

Pill

Portishead East

Portishead North

Portishead South

Portishead West

LTLA22North Somerset
UTLA22North Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

North Somerset, BS20 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

North Somerset, BS20 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

29

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

18

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

79

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

10

Other theft

14

Public order

12

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

72

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

13

Other theft

15

Public order

2

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

75

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

10

Other theft

20

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

72

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

7

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

15

Other theft

20

Public order

3

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

21

Public order

2

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

59

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

17

Public order

5

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

55

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

2

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

62

Violence and sexual offences

49

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

84

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

10

Other theft

11

Public order

8

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

9

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

62

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

13

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

14

Other theft

10

Public order

7

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

73

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

12

Other theft

15

Public order

5

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BS20 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BS20 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£395,000.00 - £425,000.003
Flat£240,000.00£150,000.00 - £315,000.003
Semi-Detached£395,000.00£290,000.00 - £495,000.003
Terraced£310,000.00£310,000.00 - £310,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£626,928.57£375,000.00 - £875,000.007
Flat£250,650.00£85,000.00 - £350,000.0010
Other£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
Semi-Detached£388,333.33£280,000.00 - £540,000.003
Terraced£330,000.00£260,000.00 - £400,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£656,055.00£384,220.00 - £790,000.004
Flat£335,000.00£165,000.00 - £740,000.008
Semi-Detached£342,500.00£300,000.00 - £385,000.004
Terraced£677,500.00£640,000.00 - £715,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£763,000.00£365,000.00 - £2,600,000.0012
Flat£377,096.15£175,000.00 - £475,000.0014
Semi-Detached£455,000.00£300,000.00 - £685,000.005
Terraced£355,625.00£290,000.00 - £425,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£403,333.33£265,000.00 - £520,000.0015
Flat£264,129.03£162,500.00 - £410,000.0031
Other£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.001
Semi-Detached£485,115.38£210,000.00 - £965,000.0015
Terraced£360,000.00£260,000.00 - £585,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£542,750.00£385,500.00 - £700,000.002
Flat£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Semi-Detached£505,500.00£367,000.00 - £750,000.004
Terraced£780,000.00£780,000.00 - £780,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£454,900.00£246,000.00 - £695,000.0010
Flat£251,083.33£110,000.00 - £425,000.006
Other£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Semi-Detached£412,857.14£343,000.00 - £490,000.007
Terraced£277,050.00£162,500.00 - £600,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£653,777.78£300,000.00 - £1,550,000.0018
Flat£241,187.50£144,000.00 - £345,000.008
Other£190,800.00£190,800.00 - £190,800.001
Semi-Detached£430,000.00£335,000.00 - £520,000.007
Terraced£379,057.67£250,000.00 - £650,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£638,082.35£288,000.00 - £1,300,000.0017
Flat£260,769.23£85,000.00 - £385,000.0013
Semi-Detached£396,250.00£282,000.00 - £575,000.008
Terraced£263,000.00£219,000.00 - £300,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£660,400.00£422,000.00 - £1,100,000.005
Flat£278,200.00£125,000.00 - £491,000.005
Semi-Detached£428,125.00£360,000.00 - £545,000.004
Terraced£434,875.00£370,000.00 - £485,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,444.44£180,000.00 - £1,175,000.0010
Flat£288,292.50£146,000.00 - £550,000.004
Other£2,603,250.00£13,000.00 - £9,100,000.004
Semi-Detached£390,000.00£380,000.00 - £400,000.002
Terraced£627,500.00£300,000.00 - £1,000,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£685,200.00£290,000.00 - £1,750,000.0030
Flat£256,961.21£113,475.00 - £425,000.0029
Other£281,150.00£160,000.00 - £525,000.006
Semi-Detached£398,352.94£293,000.00 - £740,000.0017
Terraced£416,719.00£186,223.00 - £750,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£598,444.44£390,000.00 - £805,000.009
Flat£240,944.44£184,000.00 - £325,000.009
Other£1,150,000.00£200,000.00 - £2,100,000.002
Semi-Detached£485,250.00£356,000.00 - £780,000.004
Terraced£426,666.67£295,000.00 - £600,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£245,000.00£245,000.00 - £245,000.001
Semi-Detached£385,000.00£315,000.00 - £455,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£493,266.67£305,000.00 - £995,000.0015
Flat£223,200.00£94,000.00 - £310,000.0015
Other£515,000.00£200,000.00 - £950,000.003
Semi-Detached£291,625.00£211,000.00 - £560,000.0013
Terraced£391,500.00£285,000.00 - £795,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£589,326.09£410,000.00 - £815,000.0023
Flat£309,652.78£96,000.00 - £850,000.0020
Other£2,472,750.00£10,000.00 - £4,935,500.002
Semi-Detached£397,941.50£213,532.00 - £640,000.008
Terraced£456,392.86£205,000.00 - £960,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£700,656.25£375,000.00 - £1,240,000.0016
Flat£269,210.71£154,000.00 - £695,000.0014
Other£575,000.00£575,000.00 - £575,000.001
Semi-Detached£449,769.23£265,000.00 - £825,000.0013
Terraced£417,200.00£300,000.00 - £500,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£603,250.00£340,000.00 - £895,000.0017
Flat£249,438.24£175,000.00 - £385,000.0017
Other£396,000.00£192,000.00 - £600,000.002
Semi-Detached£414,821.43£160,000.00 - £575,000.0014
Terraced£393,437.50£287,500.00 - £510,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£580,903.33£355,000.00 - £1,175,000.0015
Flat£242,612.50£116,000.00 - £585,000.0020
Other£385,000.00£370,000.00 - £400,000.002
Semi-Detached£409,642.86£295,000.00 - £570,000.007
Terraced£344,555.56£214,500.00 - £550,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£620,076.92£425,000.00 - £1,606,000.0013
Flat£272,900.00£135,000.00 - £500,000.0015
Semi-Detached£427,222.22£285,000.00 - £586,000.0010
Terraced£492,000.00£353,000.00 - £825,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£536,805.56£375,000.00 - £827,000.0018
Flat£259,083.33£179,000.00 - £515,000.0012
Other£6,766,000.00£378,000.00 - £17,400,000.003
Semi-Detached£500,672.73£295,450.00 - £1,405,950.0011
Terraced£344,200.00£275,000.00 - £435,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£625,833.32£347,500.00 - £1,750,000.0025
Flat£242,367.39£125,000.00 - £520,000.0023
Other£335,500.00£222,000.00 - £440,000.003
Semi-Detached£241,818.18£116,000.00 - £420,000.0012
Terraced£312,854.55£160,000.00 - £420,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£602,470.59£240,000.00 - £1,185,000.0017
Flat£214,260.00£90,000.00 - £335,000.0015
Other£282,500.00£282,500.00 - £282,500.001
Semi-Detached£366,291.67£280,000.00 - £445,000.0012
Terraced£317,100.00£155,000.00 - £1,140,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£601,944.44£287,000.00 - £935,000.0018
Flat£222,769.23£105,000.00 - £340,000.0014
Other£584,833.33£200,000.00 - £1,624,000.004
Semi-Detached£396,900.00£280,000.00 - £500,000.005
Terraced£380,500.00£275,000.00 - £536,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£709,718.75£338,000.00 - £2,250,000.0024
Flat£217,747.37£145,000.00 - £485,000.0019
Semi-Detached£288,446.43£165,000.00 - £564,000.0015
Terraced£370,272.73£200,000.00 - £470,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£543,958.33£340,000.00 - £1,000,000.0012
Flat£263,145.83£165,000.00 - £365,000.0014
Semi-Detached£418,038.46£289,000.00 - £675,000.0013
Terraced£384,000.00£278,500.00 - £645,000.007
Schools in the BS20 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Philips Marsh Nursery School and Barton Hill Childrens Centre/Cashmore Early Years CentreNursery, Good139 2-5BS20SU
Rosemary Nursery School and Children's CentreNursery, Outstanding114 2-5BS20DT
Hannah More Primary SchoolPrimary, Good261 4-11BS20LT
St Joseph's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good205 3-11BS206QB
Gordano SchoolSecondary, Outstanding2111 11-18BS207QR
Trinity Anglican-Methodist Primary SchoolPrimary, Good439 3-11BS207JF
St Katherine's SchoolSecondary, Good958 11-18BS200HU
Portishead Primary SchoolPrimary, Good413 4-11BS207DB
St Mary's Church of England Primary School, PortburyPrimary, Good100 4-11BS207TR
High Down Infant SchoolPrimary, Good299 3-7BS206DY
St Peter's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good618 4-11BS206BT
High Down Junior SchoolPrimary, Good367 7-11BS206DY
Crockerne Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good317 3-11BS200JP
Amenities in the BS20 Postcode Area
  • Slimming World, BS20 7QE
  • Beacon Hub Cafe (The), BS20 6EN
  • Coop, BS20 6LT
  • Creation Cakes, BS20 6AJ
  • Earthfare, BS20 6AB
  • Avon View, BS20 6LG
  • Ibis Budget Portishead, BS20 7DE
  • Ramada Bristol West, BS20 7XG
  • Portishead Town Football Club, BS20 6QG
  • Anchor Inn (The), BS20 0HB
  • Duke of Cornwall, BS20 0BG
  • Gordano Gate Brewers Fayre & Premier Inn, BS20 7GA
  • Gordano RFC, BS20 7UF
  • Cafe Cairns, BS20 7AY
  • Corner Cafe, BS20 6PY
  • Costa Coffee, BS20 6EL
  • Costa Coffee, BS20 7PT
  • Crossing Cottage, BS20 7XN
  • Waitrose Ltd, BS20 7XG
  • Aldi, BS20 8LR
  • Home Bargains, BS20 7DE
  • Iceland Foods Ltd, BS20 6AH
  • Lidl, BS20 7DE
  • New Mumbai Indian Takeaway, BS20 6PG
  • New World Chinese Takeaway, BS20 6EW
  • Pizza Picante, BS20 6LT
  • Portishead Kebab & Pizza, BS20 6AH
  • Subway, BS20 7DE
  • 1to1 Diet with Jo Cox, BS20 7BS
  • Lovewhatyoueat Limited, BS20 0NH
  • Chloe's Meal Prep Kitchen, BS20 7GP
  • Esmeralda Kebab, BS20 7BX
  • Captains Cabin, BS20 7DF
  • West Coffee, BS20 0HE
  • Wicked Chilli, BS20 0JJ
  • Lighthouse Cafe, BS20 8EN
  • Baxterstorey @ Kerry Foods, BS20 7XN
  • Heaven on the Hill, BS20 6LT
  • L&V Catering, BS20 7XL
  • Parish Wharf Leisure Centre, BS20 7DD
  • Blossom Tree Nursery, BS20 6BQ
  • Brampton Playgroup, BS20 6YN
  • Busy Bees Day Nursery, BS20 7GB
  • Cambrian Lodge, BS20 7HP
  • Ferngate, BS20 7HX
  • Aspens @ Portishead Primary School, BS20 7DB
  • Aspens @ St Josephs Roman Catholic Primary, BS20 6QR
  • Aspens @ St Mary's C E V A Primary School, BS20 7TR
  • Aspens @ St Peters Primary School, BS20 6BT
  • Aspens Services Ltd at Gordano Academy Secondary School, BS20 7QR