BS25 Postcode Area Information

Population
6,231
Avg Annual Income
£44,200
Full Time Employees
22.87%
Average Age
47.24

North Somerset, BS25 Postcode Area Overview

The BS25 postcode area is located in the North Somerset, Sedgemoor, North Somerset, Somerset postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The BS25 postcode area, also known as Winscombe, is an idyllic region in Somerset, England. The area is predominantly rural, offering residents a peaceful environment steeped in natural beauty. It is located on the edge of the Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a haven for those who enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking and birdwatching.

In terms of amenities, the region offers a range of services and attractions including traditional pubs, cosy cafés, boutique shops, and leisure facilities. The local community is supported by a selection of schools, healthcare services and religious institutions. The BS25 region is also in close proximity to tourist attractions, such as the Cheddar Gorge and Caves, as well as the historical sites of Bath and Wells.

Transportation in the BS25 area is facilitated through road networks offering direct routes to nearby towns and cities. The A38 and A371 roads provide connections to Bristol and Weston-Super-Mare, whereas the M5 motorway allows convenient access to Exeter and Birmingham. The Bristol International Airport is also easily accessible, making national and international travel straightforward for residents.

Despite its rural character, Winscombe boasts a well-connected public transport system ensuring easy connectivity to neighbouring areas. Train services from nearby Weston-super-Mare offer regular connections to Bristol and other major destinations. Furthermore, local bus services effectively cater to the commuting needs of the residents.

a big area of BS25 postcode district paints a picture of a relaxed community with mostly older, well-off residents:

  • Mostly retirees: Compared to other areas, there are many more residents aged 65 and over, and fewer young children. Think of a peaceful community with a strong retiree presence.
  • Slightly more disabilities: While there are slightly more people with disabilities compared to the national average, it's not a significant difference.
  • Caring community: Residents provide unpaid care to others at about the same rate as in similar areas, showing a sense of community spirit.
  • Well-educated and successful: Many residents have degrees and hold senior management positions, suggesting financial comfort.
  • Outside London: This community is more likely to be found outside the busy city life of London.

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

Electoral Wards

The BS25 postcode area covers Banwell & Winscombe, Blagdon & Churchill, Cheddar electoral wards.

BS25 Postcode Map

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BS25 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of BS25 postcode area is 6,231. 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 5,865, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 141. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (3,182), followed by No religion (2,559).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (1,879), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,122).

Economic Status

Most people in the BS25 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (2,441), while 1,845 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 2,138 adults have Level 4 education, while 723 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the BS25 area are

  • Professional occupations (655)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (473), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (369)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode BS25 is 47 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (2838), Between 55 to 64 (2668), and Between 75 to 100 (2587).

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 BS25 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,390) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,026), and Small employers and own account workers (708).

Postcodes in BS25

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the BS25 (listed below). The postcode BS25 has a total of 375 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of BS25
NameType
AreaBS25
Ward

Banwell & Winscombe

Blagdon & Churchill

Cheddar

LTLA22North Somerset, Sedgemoor
UTLA22North Somerset, Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

North Somerset, BS25 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

North Somerset, BS25 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

1

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Other theft

1

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Public order

7

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Public order

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other theft

3

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

11

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Public order

9

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

1

Other theft

1

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

4

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

4

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other theft

1

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

4

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

1

Drugs

1

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

4

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

11

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Vehicle crime

7

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Vehicle crime

6

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Public order

8

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

6

Violence and sexual offences

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

3

Other theft

2

Public order

7

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in BS25 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in BS25 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£550,000.00£550,000.00 - £550,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£800,000.00£800,000.00 - £800,000.001
Terraced£402,000.00£402,000.00 - £402,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£630,833.33£520,000.00 - £712,500.003
Other£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£379,950.00£379,950.00 - £379,950.001
Terraced£455,000.00£455,000.00 - £455,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£731,000.00£440,000.00 - £1,085,000.005
Semi-Detached£258,333.33£240,000.00 - £295,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£540,000.00£540,000.00 - £540,000.001
Flat£227,000.00£227,000.00 - £227,000.001
Semi-Detached£410,000.00£410,000.00 - £410,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£664,400.00£332,000.00 - £1,365,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£470,250.00£280,000.00 - £590,000.006
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Semi-Detached£232,000.00£232,000.00 - £232,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£560,000.00£560,000.00 - £560,000.001
Semi-Detached£322,000.00£322,000.00 - £322,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,000.00£393,000.00 - £393,000.001
Flat£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£543,750.00£500,000.00 - £587,500.002
Flat£85,000.00£85,000.00 - £85,000.001
Semi-Detached£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
Terraced£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,375.00£335,000.00 - £1,050,000.008
Other£822,500.00£120,000.00 - £1,525,000.004
Semi-Detached£659,500.00£510,000.00 - £809,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£616,250.00£500,000.00 - £700,000.004
Semi-Detached£352,000.00£352,000.00 - £352,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£430,000.00£430,000.00 - £430,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£562,500.00£520,000.00 - £605,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£595,872.50£330,000.00 - £1,017,750.0011
Semi-Detached£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£494,281.67£125,000.00 - £760,000.008
Flat£149,000.00£149,000.00 - £149,000.001
Semi-Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£501,497.50£395,000.00 - £582,995.003
Flat£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
Semi-Detached£342,322.50£290,000.00 - £369,995.004
Terraced£452,000.00£452,000.00 - £452,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£533,903.94£390,000.00 - £1,200,000.0010
Flat£215,000.00£145,000.00 - £285,000.002
Semi-Detached£408,747.50£335,000.00 - £550,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£454,298.50£425,000.00 - £560,000.006
Semi-Detached£369,995.00£369,995.00 - £369,995.001
Terraced£242,000.00£242,000.00 - £242,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£483,540.42£375,000.00 - £629,995.0010
Semi-Detached£470,000.00£470,000.00 - £470,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£477,749.38£365,000.00 - £585,000.009
Flat£262,000.00£149,000.00 - £375,000.002
Semi-Detached£599,997.50£364,995.00 - £835,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£452,497.50£315,000.00 - £530,000.006
Flat£215,000.00£125,000.00 - £305,000.002
Other£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Semi-Detached£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£542,499.38£373,000.00 - £1,085,000.008
Flat£160,000.00£95,000.00 - £225,000.002
Semi-Detached£355,747.50£340,000.00 - £364,995.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,116.25£350,000.00 - £905,000.0010
Flat£147,500.00£80,000.00 - £225,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£694,261.67£320,000.00 - £1,551,050.008
Flat£205,500.00£120,000.00 - £325,000.006
Semi-Detached£385,000.00£345,000.00 - £425,000.002
Schools in the BS25 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Churchill Academy & Sixth FormSecondary, Outstanding1663 11-18BS255QN
Shipham Church of England First SchoolPrimary, Good71 2-9BS251TX
Sandford Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding147 4-11BS255PA
Winscombe Primary SchoolPrimary, Good208 4-11BS251HH
Amenities in the BS25 Postcode Area
  • Sidcot Arms, BS25 1NN
  • The Penscot Inn, BS25 1TW
  • Churchill Cricket Club, BS25 5NH
  • Swan Inn, BS25 1QL
  • Churchill Inn, BS25 5NL
  • Nelsons Arms, BS25 5PW
  • Railway Inn, BS25 5RA
  • Market Kitchen (The), BS25 5NH
  • Mendip Outdoor Pursuits and Mendip Lodge, BS25 5PQ
  • The Pantry, BS25 1AG
  • The Strawberry Line Tea Room, BS25 1AD
  • Lillypool Cafe, BS25 1RQ
  • Murphy's Fish Bar, BS25 5NW
  • Qian Qian Take Away, BS25 1AA
  • Touch of Spice, BS25 1HD
  • Winscombe Fish Bar, BS25 1HD
  • Winscombe Kebab & Pizza House, BS25 1AB
  • Russets Care Home, BS25 5RF
  • Sidcot Friends Housing Society, BS25 1LQ
  • Winscombe Hall Care Centre, BS25 1DH
  • Daneswood Care Home, BS25 1RD
  • Broadcroft CIder, BS25 1UF
  • Wilcox Cider (BBQ), BS25 1UF
  • Aspens at Churchill Academy & Sixth Form, BS25 5QN
  • Churchill Church Lunch Club, BS25 5NG
  • Winscombe Luncheon Club, BS25 1JA
  • Shipham Community Hall, BS25 1SG
  • The Cider Shed Holiday Let, BS25 1UF
  • Aspens-Services Ltd at Winscombe Primary School, BS25 1HH
  • Aspens-Services Ltd at Sandford Primary School, BS25 5PA
  • Sidcot School, BS25 1PD
  • Boots Pharmacy, BS25 1AG
  • Cobbs of Winscombe, BS25 1AG
  • HillFields Kitchen, BS25 1AG
  • Shute Shelve Autopoint, BS25 1NW
  • Slimming World, BS25 5PD
  • Co-Operative Food, BS25 1AB