HP5 Postcode Area Information

Population
27,103
Avg Annual Income
£53,850
Full Time Employees
27.27%
Average Age
42.44

Buckinghamshire, HP5 Postcode Area Overview

The HP5 postcode area is located in the Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire postcode town, in the South East, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young and diverse community with families living in spacious, rented houses.

Residents:

  • Mostly younger couples and families, some divorced.
  • A diverse mix of ethnicities, especially Black residents.
  • Less likely to be students or graduates compared to similar areas.
  • More likely to have qualifications from high school programs (GCSE) or apprenticeships.

Housing:

  • Mainly detached or semi-detached houses rented from the government (social housing).

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents work in factory jobs (machine operatives) or skilled trades.

Overall: a big area of HP5 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with young families enjoying spacious, affordable housing. While there are fewer students and professionals, it offers a stable environment for families starting out.

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

Electoral Wards

The HP5 postcode area covers Chesham, Chess Valley, Chiltern Ridges electoral wards.

HP5 Postcode Map

Loading...
Age | HP5
Ethinicity | HP5
Deprivation | HP5
Education | HP5
Occupation | HP5
Religion | HP5
HP5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of HP5 postcode area is 27,103. 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 19,930, followed by Pakistani, with a total of 2,090. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (11,865), followed by No religion (9,949).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,497), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,944).

Economic Status

Most people in the HP5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (8,158), while 5,186 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 8,647 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,281 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the HP5 area are

  • Professional occupations (2963)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2221), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2025)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode HP5 is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (5750), Between 45 to 54 (4540), and Between 55 to 64 (4218).

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 HP5 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,971) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,663), and Small employers and own account workers (2,955).

Postcodes in HP5

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the HP5 (listed below). The postcode HP5 has a total of 1076 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of HP5
NameType
AreaHP5
Ward

Chesham

Chess Valley

Chiltern Ridges

LTLA22Buckinghamshire
UTLA22Buckinghamshire
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

Buckinghamshire, HP5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Buckinghamshire, HP5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

9

Anti-social behaviour

14

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

11

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

6

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

42

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

12

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

52

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

55

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

18

Other theft

7

Public order

3

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

64

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

16

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

3

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

18

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

2

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

70

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

68

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

2

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

9

Other theft

7

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

78

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

17

Other theft

12

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

17

Other theft

15

Public order

2

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

3

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in HP5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in HP5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£751,666.67£535,000.00 - £920,000.003
Flat£243,750.00£227,500.00 - £260,000.002
Semi-Detached£512,500.00£450,000.00 - £575,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£162,000.00£162,000.00 - £162,000.002
Terraced£272,500.00£272,500.00 - £272,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£818,875.00£488,500.00 - £1,250,000.008
Flat£280,000.00£280,000.00 - £280,000.001
Semi-Detached£527,532.60£373,000.00 - £781,663.005
Terraced£392,500.00£315,000.00 - £462,500.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£790,000.00£492,000.00 - £1,250,000.004
Flat£229,333.33£165,000.00 - £310,000.009
Other£5,800,000.00£5,800,000.00 - £5,800,000.001
Semi-Detached£468,500.00£310,000.00 - £573,500.007
Terraced£428,461.54£375,000.00 - £750,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£585,000.00£320,000.00 - £850,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£460,000.00£460,000.00 - £460,000.001
Flat£180,000.00£130,000.00 - £230,000.002
Other£1,645,000.00£1,645,000.00 - £1,645,000.001
Semi-Detached£388,750.00£280,000.00 - £460,000.004
Terraced£404,083.33£337,000.00 - £545,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£735,250.00£531,000.00 - £1,010,000.004
Flat£192,500.00£175,000.00 - £210,000.002
Other£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£460,000.00£380,000.00 - £515,000.003
Terraced£363,200.00£252,000.00 - £426,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£721,000.00£540,000.00 - £920,000.006
Flat£253,750.00£200,000.00 - £300,000.004
Other£736,666.67£490,000.00 - £1,045,000.003
Semi-Detached£527,964.00£420,000.00 - £632,500.005
Terraced£458,666.67£335,000.00 - £775,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£690,000.00£690,000.00 - £690,000.001
Flat£247,500.00£225,000.00 - £270,000.002
Semi-Detached£603,750.00£485,000.00 - £800,000.004
Terraced£357,916.67£312,500.00 - £410,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£740,625.00£553,000.00 - £1,065,000.004
Flat£178,333.33£115,000.00 - £210,000.003
Semi-Detached£456,500.00£438,000.00 - £475,000.002
Terraced£385,071.43£340,000.00 - £455,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£919,000.00£560,000.00 - £1,310,000.005
Flat£262,500.00£192,500.00 - £300,000.005
Other£332,500.00£325,000.00 - £340,000.004
Semi-Detached£536,285.71£400,000.00 - £699,000.007
Terraced£386,750.00£310,000.00 - £500,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£675,000.00£675,000.00 - £675,000.001
Flat£240,000.00£200,000.00 - £280,000.002
Other£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Semi-Detached£526,785.71£400,000.00 - £700,000.007
Terraced£560,250.00£405,500.00 - £715,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,044,332.00£1,044,332.00 - £1,044,332.001
Flat£252,500.00£235,000.00 - £270,000.002
Other£925,000.00£925,000.00 - £925,000.001
Semi-Detached£505,000.00£505,000.00 - £505,000.001
Terraced£267,500.00£185,000.00 - £350,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£956,357.14£530,000.00 - £1,500,000.007
Flat£269,583.33£225,000.00 - £293,000.006
Other£459,333.33£250,000.00 - £800,000.003
Semi-Detached£591,842.50£365,000.00 - £1,100,000.0012
Terraced£406,375.00£340,000.00 - £510,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£848,333.33£605,000.00 - £1,200,000.006
Flat£221,000.00£80,000.00 - £320,000.008
Semi-Detached£615,211.54£380,000.00 - £925,000.0013
Terraced£396,516.57£342,000.00 - £450,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£774,062.50£415,000.00 - £1,350,000.004
Flat£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Other£3,490,000.00£3,490,000.00 - £3,490,000.001
Semi-Detached£577,142.86£268,000.00 - £1,200,000.007
Terraced£380,177.27£252,000.00 - £499,950.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£769,583.33£617,500.00 - £1,165,000.006
Flat£241,583.33£200,000.00 - £305,000.006
Other£345,000.00£345,000.00 - £345,000.001
Semi-Detached£459,916.67£300,000.00 - £717,500.006
Terraced£450,000.00£345,000.00 - £640,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£864,750.00£559,000.00 - £1,285,000.004
Flat£223,214.29£80,000.00 - £325,000.007
Semi-Detached£542,888.89£425,000.00 - £751,000.009
Terraced£386,450.00£312,000.00 - £440,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,051,250.00£780,000.00 - £1,280,000.004
Flat£230,100.00£138,000.00 - £350,000.005
Other£1,022,687.50£120,750.00 - £2,020,000.004
Semi-Detached£491,909.09£375,000.00 - £605,000.0011
Terraced£309,333.33£192,000.00 - £635,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£791,714.29£385,000.00 - £1,350,000.007
Flat£266,500.00£205,000.00 - £326,000.004
Other£861,750.00£723,500.00 - £1,000,000.002
Semi-Detached£629,777.78£426,000.00 - £1,115,000.009
Terraced£396,916.29£175,000.00 - £567,414.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,345,000.00£1,300,000.00 - £1,400,000.003
Flat£187,666.67£105,000.00 - £250,000.006
Other£644,500.00£8,500.00 - £1,100,000.003
Semi-Detached£539,625.00£393,500.00 - £771,000.008
Terraced£464,562.50£316,500.00 - £725,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£918,571.43£475,000.00 - £1,450,000.007
Flat£215,000.00£170,000.00 - £275,000.005
Other£838,333.33£250,000.00 - £1,900,000.003
Semi-Detached£492,750.00£441,000.00 - £545,000.004
Terraced£360,000.00£230,000.00 - £625,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,233,277.78£490,000.00 - £3,500,000.009
Flat£267,500.00£265,000.00 - £270,000.002
Other£802,500.00£170,000.00 - £2,200,000.004
Semi-Detached£453,744.86£278,214.00 - £655,000.007
Terraced£417,571.43£249,000.00 - £550,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,005,000.00£655,000.00 - £1,355,000.002
Flat£252,500.00£175,000.00 - £440,000.006
Other£485,000.00£485,000.00 - £485,000.001
Semi-Detached£512,400.00£360,000.00 - £835,000.005
Terraced£471,327.27£331,600.00 - £835,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£806,666.67£640,000.00 - £1,095,000.003
Flat£273,125.00£250,000.00 - £300,000.004
Other£2,000,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £2,000,000.001
Semi-Detached£571,250.00£375,000.00 - £765,000.004
Terraced£429,333.33£300,000.00 - £700,000.009
Schools in the HP5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Newtown SchoolPrimary, Good225 2-7HP53AT
Ley Hill SchoolPrimary, Good241 3-11HP51YF
Chartridge Combined SchoolPrimary, Good211 4-11HP52TW
Hawridge and Cholesbury Church of England SchoolPrimary, Good193 4-11HP52UQ
Brushwood Junior SchoolPrimary, Outstanding255 7-11HP53DW
Heritage House SchoolSpecial, Good96 2-19HP53BP
Chesham Grammar SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1322 11-18HP51BA
Chiltern Hills AcademySecondary, Good1057 11-18HP52RG
Thomas Harding Junior SchoolPrimary, Good226 7-11HP51LR
Elmtree Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good227 3-7HP52PA
Ivingswood AcademyPrimary, InadequateNone 2-11HP52BY
Waterside Primary AcademyPrimary, InadequateNone 3-11HP51QU
Amenities in the HP5 Postcode Area
  • Boots UK Ltd, HP5 1EP
  • Londis - BWS Greenway, HP5 2DA
  • Londis - Chesham, HP5 2DA
  • Shell Chesham, HP5 3JF
  • Al Halal Meat and Grocery Store, HP5 3DX
  • De Vere Latimer Estate, HP5 1UG
  • Chess Vale Bowling Club, HP5 2PZ
  • Full Moon, HP5 2UH
  • Royal British Legion Chesham Club Ltd, HP5 1DG
  • The Belmont Club, HP5 2DF
  • The Black Horse Inn Chesham, HP5 3NS
  • Chesham Moor Gym & Swim, HP5 1JH
  • Chiltern Velo Cafe, HP5 2UQ
  • Makes Lunch @ United Reformed Church, HP5 1BX
  • Costa Coffee, HP5 1BW
  • Crazy Goat, HP5 1DE
  • Sainsbury's, HP5 1EF
  • Tesco, HP5 3ED
  • Waitrose, HP5 1DR
  • Abra Kebab Ra, HP5 3EF
  • Beijing, HP5 1ES
  • Brim Burger Chesham, HP5 1EF
  • Bubbles Fish and Chips, HP5 2AP
  • Burger Box, HP5 3DX
  • Darvell's, HP5 1EP
  • Football Focused Excellence, HP5 2RG
  • ProFormance Pathways CIC, HP5 2RG
  • Waterway Recovery Group, HP5 1WA
  • Restore Hope, HP5 1TU
  • St Marys Seniors Community Lunch, HP5 1HY
  • Alliance In Partnership at Hawridge and Cholesbury C Of E, HP5 2UQ
  • Dolce Ltd at Newtown School, HP5 3AT
  • The Pantry (UK) @ Chiltern Hills Academy, HP5 2RG
  • Alliance In Partnership at Chartridge Combined School, HP5 2TW
  • Brushwood Junior School, HP5 3DW
  • Portobello Place Care Home, HP5 2SH
  • White Hill Pre School, HP5 1AG
  • The Village Nursery Bellingdon, HP5 2XU
  • The Willow, HP5 2RG
  • White Hill House, HP5 1AR
  • Fanandra's Sandwich, HP5 2AA