DT7 Postcode Area Information

Population
5,457
Avg Annual Income
£39,800
Full Time Employees
16.42%
Average Age
53.33

Dorset, DT7 Postcode Area Overview

The DT7 postcode area is located in the Dorset, East Devon, Dorset, Devon postcode town, in the South West, England region.

The DT7 postcode area in England covers the town of Lyme Regis in Dorset. This coastal town is known for its beautiful beaches, charming streets, and historic architecture. Lyme Regis is a popular tourist destination, offering a range of amenities such as shops, restaurants, cafes, and accommodations. The town also has a selection of schools, medical facilities, and recreational activities for residents and visitors to enjoy.

The geography of the DT7 area is characterized by its coastline along the English Channel, as well as the rolling hills and countryside of Dorset. The town of Lyme Regis is nestled between the sea and the countryside, providing residents with access to both natural beauty and outdoor activities.

Transportation options in the DT7 area include bus services connecting Lyme Regis to neighboring towns and villages, as well as the nearby town of Axminster with a train station providing services to London and Exeter. The area is also easily accessible by car, with main roads connecting Lyme Regis to the A35 and other major routes in the region.

Overall, the DT7 postcode area offers a mix of coastal living, historic charm, and natural beauty, making it a desirable place to live or visit in Dorset. With its amenities, picturesque surroundings, and convenient transportation links, Lyme Regis is a popular destination for tourists and residents alike.

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 DT7 postcode area covers Lyme & Charmouth, Trinity electoral wards.

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DT7 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DT7 postcode area is 5,457. 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 5,152, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 142. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (2,839), followed by No religion (2,169).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (1,540), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,040).

Economic Status

Most people in the DT7 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (2,290), while 1,032 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 1,917 adults have Level 4 education, while 655 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the DT7 area are

  • Managers, directors and senior officials (403)
  • Professional occupations (377), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (312)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode DT7 is 53 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 65 to 74 (2981), Between 75 to 100 (2872), and Between 55 to 64 (2781).

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 DT7 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,111) followed by Small employers and own account workers (915), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (785).

Postcodes in DT7

There are total 1 postcode sectors present in the DT7 (listed below). The postcode DT7 has a total of 339 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of DT7
NameType
AreaDT7
Ward

Lyme & Charmouth

Trinity

LTLA22Dorset, East Devon
UTLA22Dorset, Devon
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

Dorset, DT7 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Dorset, DT7 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

2

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

4

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Vehicle crime

10

Violence and sexual offences

2

Burglary

2

Public order

10

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Shoplifting

9

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Shoplifting

5

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

10

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

3

Shoplifting

11

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other theft

5

Public order

6

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

1

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

6

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other theft

3

Public order

3

Shoplifting

6

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other theft

4

Public order

2

Theft from the person

9

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Possession of weapons

3

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

3

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Shoplifting

4

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in DT7 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in DT7 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£880,000.00£880,000.00 - £880,000.001
Terraced£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,090,000.00£1,090,000.00 - £1,090,000.001
Flat£265,000.00£250,000.00 - £280,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£676,250.00£570,000.00 - £782,500.002
Other£410,000.00£410,000.00 - £410,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£862,500.00£575,000.00 - £1,150,000.002
Semi-Detached£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.001
Terraced£540,000.00£540,000.00 - £540,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£571,666.50£483,333.00 - £660,000.002
Flat£485,000.00£485,000.00 - £485,000.001
Other£308,750.00£125,000.00 - £492,500.002
Semi-Detached£357,500.00£357,500.00 - £357,500.002
Terraced£501,250.00£377,500.00 - £565,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,011,566.25£635,000.00 - £2,018,765.004
Flat£225,500.00£225,500.00 - £225,500.001
Semi-Detached£324,850.00£324,850.00 - £324,850.001
Terraced£430,527.50£411,055.00 - £450,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£763,333.33£750,000.00 - £780,000.003
Flat£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Terraced£355,000.00£355,000.00 - £355,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£745,833.33£527,500.00 - £985,000.003
Flat£424,500.00£385,000.00 - £464,000.002
Semi-Detached£346,250.00£300,000.00 - £392,500.002
Terraced£331,333.33£244,000.00 - £425,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£505,000.00£505,000.00 - £505,000.001
Flat£130,000.00£130,000.00 - £130,000.001
Other£460,000.00£460,000.00 - £460,000.001
Semi-Detached£264,000.00£238,000.00 - £290,000.002
Terraced£411,250.00£387,500.00 - £435,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£740,000.00£525,000.00 - £1,200,000.005
Flat£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
Terraced£557,500.00£480,000.00 - £635,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£553,000.00£385,000.00 - £725,000.0010
Flat£280,000.00£180,000.00 - £395,000.006
Other£800,000.00£650,000.00 - £875,000.003
Semi-Detached£220,000.00£220,000.00 - £220,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£741,666.67£475,000.00 - £1,175,000.003
Flat£184,950.00£125,000.00 - £244,900.002
Terraced£457,500.00£457,500.00 - £457,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Flat£262,000.00£262,000.00 - £262,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£763,666.67£645,000.00 - £916,000.003
Flat£498,037.50£325,000.00 - £671,075.002
Semi-Detached£326,763.00£193,526.00 - £460,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£272,500.00£272,500.00 - £272,500.001
Other£878,333.33£135,000.00 - £1,450,000.003
Semi-Detached£235,000.00£220,000.00 - £250,000.002
Terraced£602,000.00£602,000.00 - £602,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£616,833.33£200,000.00 - £850,000.006
Flat£430,000.00£100,000.00 - £860,000.003
Other£87,500.00£87,500.00 - £87,500.001
Semi-Detached£311,250.00£311,250.00 - £311,250.001
Terraced£412,500.00£390,000.00 - £435,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£843,950.00£725,000.00 - £962,900.002
Flat£299,673.33£177,500.00 - £470,000.003
Semi-Detached£485,000.00£485,000.00 - £485,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£592,500.00£380,000.00 - £920,000.0010
Flat£335,000.00£320,000.00 - £350,000.002
Other£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
Semi-Detached£434,500.00£434,500.00 - £434,500.001
Terraced£378,000.00£285,000.00 - £459,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£600,250.00£345,500.00 - £855,000.002
Flat£259,375.00£175,000.00 - £450,000.005
Other£1,177,500.00£210,000.00 - £3,650,000.003
Semi-Detached£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Terraced£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£613,708.33£571,125.00 - £695,000.003
Flat£310,500.00£255,000.00 - £395,000.004
Semi-Detached£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
Terraced£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£845,000.00£720,000.00 - £995,000.003
Flat£307,500.00£165,000.00 - £450,000.002
Other£295,500.00£295,500.00 - £295,500.001
Semi-Detached£675,000.00£675,000.00 - £675,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£743,062.50£490,000.00 - £951,000.004
Flat£144,000.00£100,000.00 - £180,000.003
Other£599,999.50£599,999.00 - £600,000.002
Terraced£430,000.00£410,000.00 - £450,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£711,666.67£525,000.00 - £1,050,000.003
Semi-Detached£319,333.33£258,000.00 - £380,000.003
Terraced£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£620,000.00£510,000.00 - £720,000.004
Flat£250,775.00£173,100.00 - £335,000.004
Other£615,000.00£405,000.00 - £825,000.002
Semi-Detached£255,000.00£255,000.00 - £255,000.001
Terraced£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£594,833.33£475,000.00 - £709,500.003
Flat£177,500.00£125,000.00 - £230,000.002
Semi-Detached£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.001
Terraced£415,000.00£415,000.00 - £415,000.001
Schools in the DT7 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Michael's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Lyme RegisPrimary, Requires improvement95 4-11DT73DY
The Woodroffe SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1082 11-18DT73LX
Mrs Ethelston's CofE Primary AcademyPrimary, Good191 5-11DT73TT
Amenities in the DT7 Postcode Area
  • Albany Guest House, DT7 3DP
  • ALEXANDRA HOTEL, DT7 3HZ
  • AMMONITE COTTAGE, DT7 3HR
  • BLUE SKY B&B, DT7 3HZ
  • CHARNWOOD GUEST HOUSE, DT7 3AD
  • Cobb Arms, DT7 3JF
  • HARBOUR INN, DT7 3JF
  • ROYAL STANDARD, DT7 3JF
  • The Nags Head, DT7 3HS
  • The Pilot Boat, DT7 3QA
  • Poco Pizza, DT7 3JF
  • Amid Giants and Idols, DT7 3HR
  • BEACH HOUSE, DT7 3JF
  • BELL CLIFF RESTAURANT, DT7 3QD
  • BLUE SEA CAFE, DT7 3JF
  • CO-OPERATIVE, DT7 3QF
  • TESCO, DT7 3QF
  • Alcove Ice Cream, DT7 3JE
  • ALCOVE TAKEAWAY, DT7 3JE
  • CREPERIE, DT7 3QF
  • Hong Kong Chinese Ltd, DT7 3DB
  • Kiosk Lyme Regis, DT7 3JF
  • The Vending People Ltd, DT7 3LS
  • The Town Mill, DT7 3PU
  • Tickety-Boo, DT7 3QE
  • Baroque, DT7 3QP
  • BETHANY CHAPEL, DT7 3ES
  • MASONIC HALL, DT7 3QE
  • Shave Cross Cellar, DT7 3QA
  • WOODMEAD HALLS, DT7 3PG
  • CHARTWELLS AT WOODROFFE SCHOOL, DT7 3LX
  • ST MICHAEL'S CE (VA) PRIMARY SCHOOL, DT7 3DY
  • Uplyme Cricket Club, DT7 3UU
  • Baboo Gelato Ltd, DT7 3QD
  • Boots UK Ltd, DT7 3QF
  • CASTLE WINES OF LYME REGIS, DT7 3QF
  • Coastal Community Cupboard, DT7 3BS
  • ABBEYFIELD HOUSE, DT7 3HS
  • FAIRFIELD HOUSE HEALTHCARE LTD, DT7 3HH
  • Lyme Regis Nursing Home, DT7 3HX
  • SHIRE HOUSE, DT7 3ES
  • Pinhay House Residential Care Home, DT7 3RQ