DH5 Postcode Area Information

Population
21,200
Avg Annual Income
£33,150
Full Time Employees
26.69%
Average Age
43.84

Sunderland, DH5 Postcode Area Overview

The DH5 postcode area is located in the Sunderland, Sunderland postcode town, in the North East, England region.

The DH5 postcode area is located in the northeast of England, encompassing a number of villages and towns including Houghton-le-Spring, Hetton-le-Hole, Easington Lane, and South Hetton. The area is known for its picturesque countryside, with rolling hills and scenic parks providing ample opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Residents of the DH5 postcode area have access to a range of amenities including shopping centers, restaurants, pubs, and leisure facilities. There are also several schools, healthcare centers, and community services serving the local population.

Transportation in the DH5 area is primarily by road, with major routes including the A182 and A690 providing connections to nearby cities such as Newcastle and Sunderland. There are also regular bus services running through the area, linking residents to surrounding towns and villages.

The geography of the DH5 postcode area is varied, with a mix of rural and urban areas. The landscape is characterized by farmland, woodlands, and residential developments, offering a diverse range of housing options for residents.

Overall, the DH5 postcode area provides a peaceful and scenic setting for residents, with easy access to a range of amenities and transport links.

A Major part of this postcode area seems to have people who:

  • Were mostly born in the UK: Not many people moved here from other countries.
  • Are older: There are more adults over retirement age than younger people.
  • Are white and Christian: Most people identify as white and belong to Christian churches.
  • Live in houses, not apartments: Most homes are detached or semi-detached houses, with some terraced houses too.
  • Have lower education levels: Fewer people have university degrees or A-Levels compared to other areas.
  • Have average jobs: Jobs are similar to other areas, but slightly more people work in administration or skilled trades.
Overall, this postcode area seems to have a stable, older population with traditional living arrangements and typical job types.

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

Electoral Wards

The DH5 postcode area covers Copt Hill, Hetton electoral wards.

DH5 Postcode Map

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DH5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DH5 postcode area is 21,200. 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 20,284, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 271. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (11,714), followed by No religion (8,198).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (4,177), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,388).

Economic Status

Most people in the DH5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (5,930), while 4,676 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 4,107 adults have No qualifications education, while 2,995 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the DH5 area are

  • Professional occupations (1296)
  • Skilled trades occupations (1047), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1010)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode DH5 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (5103), Between 55 to 64 (4495), and Between 45 to 54 (4108).

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 DH5 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,853) followed by Routine occupations (2,575), and Semi-routine occupations (2,463).

Postcodes in DH5

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the DH5 (listed below). The postcode DH5 has a total of 632 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of DH5
NameType
AreaDH5
Ward

Copt Hill

Hetton

LTLA22Sunderland
UTLA22Sunderland
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

Sunderland, DH5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Sunderland, DH5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

31

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

10

Other crime

3

Other theft

16

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

21

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

2

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

66

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

6

Other crime

11

Other theft

8

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

66

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

12

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

7

Other crime

11

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

2

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

89

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

3

Other crime

19

Other theft

10

Public order

3

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

3

Other crime

16

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

2

Robbery

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

11

Other crime

12

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

3

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

2

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

78

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

14

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

6

Other crime

6

Other theft

13

Public order

2

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

70

Violence and sexual offences

53

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

6

Other crime

14

Other theft

14

Public order

3

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

13

Other crime

13

Other theft

15

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

36

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

9

Other crime

12

Other theft

9

Public order

3

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

50

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

8

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

22

Vehicle crime

79

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in DH5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in DH5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£257,500.00£257,500.00 - £257,500.001
Semi-Detached£190,000.00£170,000.00 - £210,000.002
Terraced£75,750.00£45,500.00 - £106,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£43,500.00£43,500.00 - £43,500.001
Semi-Detached£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
Terraced£78,500.00£78,000.00 - £79,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Semi-Detached£128,750.00£122,500.00 - £135,000.002
Terraced£64,064.83£32,000.00 - £125,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£357,500.00£215,000.00 - £500,000.002
Flat£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.002
Other£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.002
Semi-Detached£139,661.44£53,500.00 - £205,000.0011
Terraced£70,668.75£35,000.00 - £110,350.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£247,050.00£160,000.00 - £580,000.006
Semi-Detached£106,058.82£60,000.00 - £160,000.0017
Terraced£72,727.27£29,000.00 - £152,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£199,950.00£199,950.00 - £199,950.001
Flat£63,000.00£63,000.00 - £63,000.001
Other£100,750.00£81,500.00 - £120,000.002
Terraced£44,000.00£44,000.00 - £44,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£284,991.67£189,950.00 - £425,000.004
Flat£31,000.00£31,000.00 - £31,000.001
Semi-Detached£119,000.00£79,000.00 - £157,000.004
Terraced£94,600.00£45,000.00 - £120,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£196,166.67£145,000.00 - £285,000.003
Flat£28,000.00£28,000.00 - £28,000.001
Semi-Detached£124,908.33£105,000.00 - £179,950.004
Terraced£67,993.75£43,000.00 - £110,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£293,375.00£265,000.00 - £390,000.005
Other£68,000.00£68,000.00 - £68,000.001
Semi-Detached£145,666.67£60,000.00 - £178,000.0011
Terraced£76,211.46£39,500.00 - £192,500.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£120,844.44£48,000.00 - £191,000.0010
Terraced£70,750.00£38,000.00 - £115,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£281,000.00£220,000.00 - £342,000.002
Flat£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
Semi-Detached£128,064.14£57,000.00 - £217,500.007
Terraced£121,055.56£39,500.00 - £155,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£332,000.00£260,000.00 - £368,000.003
Semi-Detached£114,923.08£75,000.00 - £160,000.0013
Terraced£81,343.04£45,000.00 - £120,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Semi-Detached£136,166.50£67,000.00 - £165,000.004
Terraced£88,881.82£51,000.00 - £183,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£101,333.00£60,000.00 - £144,000.003
Terraced£106,333.33£62,000.00 - £170,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£230,000.00£190,000.00 - £305,000.003
Flat£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Other£210,001.00£70,000.00 - £350,002.002
Semi-Detached£143,450.00£63,500.00 - £180,000.0011
Terraced£81,150.00£54,000.00 - £194,950.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£228,400.00£175,000.00 - £292,000.005
Semi-Detached£119,416.67£71,500.00 - £195,000.007
Terraced£72,679.90£39,999.00 - £108,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£282,800.00£135,000.00 - £463,000.006
Semi-Detached£146,021.77£64,000.00 - £234,999.0015
Terraced£78,733.33£34,000.00 - £170,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£257,500.00£135,000.00 - £360,000.004
Flat£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Other£80,749.50£36,500.00 - £124,999.002
Semi-Detached£146,812.50£60,000.00 - £200,000.009
Terraced£96,688.10£36,000.00 - £365,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£260,225.00£134,000.00 - £440,000.0010
Flat£69,950.00£69,950.00 - £69,950.001
Other£900,000.00£900,000.00 - £900,000.001
Semi-Detached£126,333.33£74,000.00 - £170,000.009
Terraced£99,442.31£33,000.00 - £225,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£239,400.00£145,000.00 - £342,000.005
Flat£89,000.00£89,000.00 - £89,000.001
Other£55,000.00£55,000.00 - £55,000.001
Semi-Detached£149,116.25£47,500.00 - £189,045.009
Terraced£101,706.25£36,000.00 - £176,500.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£258,385.54£200,000.00 - £410,000.007
Other£57,500.00£35,000.00 - £80,000.002
Semi-Detached£149,725.00£79,000.00 - £174,950.005
Terraced£107,006.22£30,000.00 - £490,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£211,775.00£137,000.00 - £280,000.006
Semi-Detached£140,400.00£65,000.00 - £210,000.0010
Terraced£96,363.33£39,500.00 - £205,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£245,247.50£170,000.00 - £325,000.004
Other£1,145,646.50£750,625.00 - £1,540,668.002
Semi-Detached£142,624.79£74,000.00 - £195,000.0014
Terraced£86,040.56£52,000.00 - £199,950.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£230,870.00£142,000.00 - £365,000.0012
Semi-Detached£169,208.33£60,000.00 - £445,000.007
Terraced£72,792.44£30,000.00 - £152,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£303,732.50£154,995.00 - £420,000.004
Semi-Detached£143,687.75£50,000.00 - £202,000.0019
Terraced£81,178.33£50,000.00 - £129,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£260,824.17£185,000.00 - £546,000.006
Semi-Detached£135,165.00£60,000.00 - £193,000.0010
Terraced£79,933.33£34,250.00 - £208,000.0015
Schools in the DH5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Houghton Le Spring Nursery SchoolNursery, Outstanding110 3-5DH58AE
Hetton Lyons Nursery SchoolNursery, Good89 1-4DH50AH
East Rainton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good123 3-11DH59RA
Easington Lane Primary SchoolPrimary, Good301 2-11DH50JT
Hetton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good185 2-11DH59ND
Bernard Gilpin Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding410 5-11DH58DA
Eppleton Academy Primary SchoolPrimary, Good201 3-11DH59AJ
Gillas Lane Primary AcademyPrimary, Good133 3-11DH58EH
Hetton Lyons Primary SchoolPrimary, Good432 4-11DH50AH
St Michael's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good209 4-11DH58NF
Hetton AcademySecondary, Requires improvementNone 11-16DH59JZ
Amenities in the DH5 Postcode Area
  • Discount Store Unit 2, DH5 9PF
  • Premier, DH5 0JS
  • Premier - Downs Top Shop, DH5 9BH
  • Premier - Lane Stores, DH5 0JS
  • Premier Convenience Store, DH5 9QT
  • Hetton Masonic Hall, DH5 9JB
  • Hetton Social Club, DH5 9JB
  • The Mill Inn, DH5 8NG
  • Bonnie Pit Lad, DH5 0JS
  • Brewers Arms, DH5 9HJ
  • Down At The Farm, DH5 8JG
  • Eppleton Cricket Club, DH5 9AJ
  • The Bistro, DH5 8GY
  • Welcome Cafe, DH5 0LE
  • Homer Hill Farm Shop, DH5 9RG
  • Heron Foods, DH5 9PA
  • Tesco, DH5 9PA
  • Snippersgate Filling Station, DH5 0LG
  • A J's Grill House, DH5 0QB
  • Brunch Box/Sandwich Shop, DH5 0BD
  • Pizzamatic NE Ltd, DH5 9PF
  • Smashed It Burgers And Desserts, DH5 8BJ
  • Canton Diner, DH5 0JN
  • Age UK Lunch Club In Anchor Housing Association, DH5 8AA
  • Bevan House, DH5 8BU
  • Elizabeth Fleming Care Centre, DH5 9DY
  • Little Jems Nursery, DH5 9NE
  • Lowry House, DH5 8BU
  • Cosz Cosmetics, DH5 0BG
  • Parry's, DH5 9PF
  • Pipers Quality Butchers, DH5 0JR
  • Central Park 3, DH5 8NF
  • Fast Food Bar, DH5 0NQ
  • Too Good Too Miss Catering, DH5 9JB
  • Bethany Christian Centre, DH5 8LR
  • Easington Lane Community Access Point, DH5 0LE
  • ELCAP - Luncheon Club, DH5 0LE
  • Hetton & Eppleton Community Hall (Hetton New Dawn Lunch Club, DH5 9JG
  • Houghton Racecourse Community Centre, DH5 8EG
  • Bernard Gilpin School Servery, DH5 8DA
  • Breakfast Buddies, DH5 0AH
  • Easington Lane Primary School, DH5 0JT
  • East Rainton Primary School, DH5 9RA
  • East Rainton Primary School Breakfast Club, DH5 9RA