ME16 Postcode Area Information

Population
34,405
Avg Annual Income
£48,000
Full Time Employees
31.85%
Average Age
41.03

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent 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 ME16 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 postcode area covers Allington, Aylesford South, Barming and Teston, Bridge, Fant, Heath electoral wards.

ME16 Postcode Map

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Deprivation
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Religion
ME16 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of ME16 postcode area is 34,405. 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 26,323, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,776. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (16,921), followed by No religion (13,427).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (7,936), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,110).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (11,831), while 6,572 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 9,072 adults have Level 4 education, while 4,434 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations are

  • Professional occupations (3736)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2468), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2143)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (10882), Between 25 to 34 (8560), and Between 45 to 54 (8273).

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 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,538) followed by Intermediate occupations (3,802), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,575).

Postcodes in ME16

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the ME16 (listed below). The postcode ME16 has a total of 850 postcodes.

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ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaME16
Ward

Allington

Aylesford South

Barming and Teston

Bridge

Fant

Heath

LTLA22Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling
UTLA22Kent
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

ME16 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

42

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

7

Other crime

17

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

1

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

104

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

8

Other crime

16

Other theft

15

Public order

3

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

4

Other crime

16

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

2

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

16

Vehicle crime

103

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

9

Other crime

26

Other theft

18

Public order

43

Shoplifting

15

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

26

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

34

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

117

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

7

Other crime

19

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

132

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

6

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

3

Other crime

20

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

2

Robbery

24

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

120

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

3

Other crime

16

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

102

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

6

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

4

Other crime

16

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

112

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

17

Other theft

24

Public order

8

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

119

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

9

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

111

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

11

Other crime

22

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

134

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

22

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

95

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

11

Other crime

20

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

101

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

9

Other crime

24

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

122

Violence and sexual offences

ME16 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£392,500.00£360,000.00 - £425,000.002
Terraced£329,333.33£220,000.00 - £425,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,125,000.00£1,125,000.00 - £1,125,000.001
Flat£120,000.00£50,000.00 - £190,000.002
Semi-Detached£371,000.00£371,000.00 - £371,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
Other£281,500.00£281,500.00 - £281,500.001
Semi-Detached£424,000.00£342,000.00 - £500,000.005
Terraced£336,666.67£295,000.00 - £385,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£570,000.00£570,000.00 - £570,000.002
Flat£214,166.67£50,000.00 - £302,500.006
Semi-Detached£317,300.00£200,000.00 - £342,000.0010
Terraced£390,250.00£251,000.00 - £535,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£487,500.00£300,000.00 - £675,000.002
Flat£176,722.22£155,000.00 - £225,000.009
Semi-Detached£391,066.67£300,000.00 - £528,000.0015
Terraced£306,100.00£238,000.00 - £360,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£493,750.00£385,000.00 - £625,000.004
Flat£142,875.00£50,000.00 - £245,000.0016
Semi-Detached£374,166.67£190,000.00 - £560,000.0015
Terraced£263,843.33£130,000.00 - £395,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£320,000.00£270,000.00 - £370,000.002
Terraced£255,000.00£225,000.00 - £285,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,500.00£250,000.00 - £510,500.003
Flat£202,250.00£102,000.00 - £310,000.008
Semi-Detached£442,500.00£345,000.00 - £515,000.004
Terraced£327,000.00£327,000.00 - £327,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£520,000.00£400,000.00 - £640,000.002
Flat£152,937.50£96,750.00 - £205,000.004
Semi-Detached£387,625.00£340,000.00 - £482,500.008
Terraced£271,000.00£200,000.00 - £350,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£461,727.27£363,000.00 - £579,000.0011
Flat£149,666.67£62,000.00 - £235,000.006
Other£267,000.00£267,000.00 - £267,000.001
Semi-Detached£385,111.11£270,000.00 - £505,000.009
Terraced£208,769.23£108,500.00 - £475,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£655,000.00£650,000.00 - £660,000.002
Flat£150,714.29£65,000.00 - £245,000.007
Semi-Detached£441,375.00£425,000.00 - £480,500.004
Terraced£294,928.57£245,000.00 - £365,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,000.00£455,000.00 - £575,000.003
Flat£183,400.00£165,000.00 - £200,000.005
Other£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
Semi-Detached£429,166.67£300,000.00 - £580,000.006
Terraced£284,850.00£220,000.00 - £406,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£468,300.00£300,000.00 - £552,500.0010
Flat£160,666.67£76,000.00 - £260,000.0018
Semi-Detached£389,720.00£270,000.00 - £610,000.0025
Terraced£320,764.71£200,000.00 - £417,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£687,291.75£365,000.00 - £1,075,000.008
Flat£172,000.00£95,000.00 - £211,000.008
Semi-Detached£398,272.73£310,000.00 - £470,000.0011
Terraced£300,000.00£285,000.00 - £320,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£221,500.00£210,000.00 - £227,500.003
Other£1,222,333.67£420,000.00 - £2,820,001.003
Semi-Detached£467,500.00£400,000.00 - £535,000.002
Terraced£363,750.00£305,000.00 - £422,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£622,500.00£495,000.00 - £890,000.006
Flat£171,300.00£55,000.00 - £255,000.0010
Other£575,000.00£575,000.00 - £575,000.001
Semi-Detached£435,500.00£247,500.00 - £785,000.0011
Terraced£321,611.11£232,000.00 - £430,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£535,727.27£330,500.00 - £805,000.0011
Flat£189,277.78£117,000.00 - £260,000.009
Other£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
Semi-Detached£429,517.86£300,000.00 - £600,000.0014
Terraced£304,597.83£215,000.00 - £477,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£802,083.33£450,000.00 - £1,350,000.006
Flat£189,075.00£90,750.00 - £245,000.0010
Other£222,500.00£222,500.00 - £222,500.001
Semi-Detached£406,147.06£220,000.00 - £598,000.0017
Terraced£292,678.57£212,000.00 - £390,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£550,000.00£410,000.00 - £775,000.007
Flat£182,111.11£99,000.00 - £250,000.009
Semi-Detached£383,313.24£337,500.00 - £525,000.0018
Terraced£350,697.22£174,000.00 - £470,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£711,000.00£416,000.00 - £1,325,000.005
Flat£220,071.43£125,000.00 - £325,000.0014
Other£400,000.00£175,000.00 - £625,000.002
Semi-Detached£389,975.00£292,000.00 - £450,000.009
Terraced£297,656.25£132,500.00 - £430,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£596,722.22£448,000.00 - £807,500.009
Flat£206,133.33£115,000.00 - £305,000.0015
Semi-Detached£416,590.38£300,000.00 - £650,000.0015
Terraced£213,781.25£108,000.00 - £460,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£647,775.00£610,000.00 - £696,100.004
Flat£182,555.56£85,000.00 - £227,000.009
Other£520,000.00£520,000.00 - £520,000.001
Semi-Detached£415,519.09£285,000.00 - £600,000.0011
Terraced£231,575.00£150,000.00 - £425,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£572,600.00£431,000.00 - £750,000.005
Flat£204,285.71£145,000.00 - £290,000.007
Semi-Detached£373,238.10£185,000.00 - £585,000.0021
Terraced£304,571.43£190,000.00 - £462,500.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£517,100.00£417,950.00 - £825,000.005
Flat£167,522.73£96,750.00 - £205,000.0011
Semi-Detached£365,382.71£250,000.00 - £570,000.0016
Terraced£204,958.33£137,250.00 - £322,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£594,583.33£400,000.00 - £715,000.004
Flat£193,384.62£73,500.00 - £375,000.0013
Other£301,416.67£86,000.00 - £610,500.004
Semi-Detached£410,500.00£295,000.00 - £690,000.0014
Terraced£320,975.00£215,000.00 - £400,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£565,991.67£390,000.00 - £910,000.0011
Flat£169,992.19£47,500.00 - £265,000.0016
Other£204,500.00£170,000.00 - £239,000.002
Semi-Detached£390,104.76£230,000.00 - £550,000.0021
Terraced£251,538.89£130,000.00 - £415,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,225.42£385,000.00 - £650,005.007
Flat£191,750.00£92,000.00 - £290,000.0010
Semi-Detached£375,767.50£249,995.00 - £767,250.0014
Terraced£187,650.00£134,000.00 - £286,000.007
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Brunswick House Primary SchoolPrimary, Good418 5-11ME160QQ
West Borough Primary SchoolPrimary, Good497 3-11ME168TL
Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior SchoolPrimary, Good178 7-11ME168ER
St Michael's Church of England Infant School MaidstonePrimary, Outstanding120 5-7ME168ER
Maidstone Grammar School for GirlsSecondary, Outstanding1186 11-18ME160SF
St Francis' Catholic Primary School, MaidstonePrimary, Good418 5-11ME160LB
Bower Grove SchoolSpecial, Outstanding232 4-16ME168NL
Palace Wood Primary SchoolPrimary, Good414 4-11ME160AB
Maidstone and Malling Alternative ProvisionPRU, Good0 12-17ME168AU
Oakwood Park Grammar SchoolSecondary, Good1110 11-18ME168AH
St Augustine AcademySecondary, Good757 11-16ME168AE
The Maplesden Noakes SchoolSecondary, Good1287 11-18ME160TJ
Allington Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding466 5-11ME160PG
St Simon Stock Catholic SchoolSecondary, Good1131 11-18ME160JP
Jubilee Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding296 4-11ME168PF
Barming Primary SchoolPrimary, Good461 2-11ME169DY
Amenities
  • McColls, ME16 0PU
  • TK Maxx / Homesense, ME16 0SN
  • Wickes Building Supplies Ltd, ME16 0SN
  • Home Bargains, ME16 0DT
  • JN Cakes Ltd, ME16 8SE
  • Grange Moor Hotel Restaurant, ME16 8BS
  • Rock House Hotel, ME16 8SL
  • The Victory, ME16 9NB
  • Thyme Restaurant & Bar At Premier Inn, ME16 8HR
  • Duke Of Edinburgh, ME16 9LQ
  • First And Last Maidstone Limited, ME16 8BH
  • Maidstone Bowls Club, ME16 0SD
  • Maidstone Snooker Club, ME16 0SQ
  • Sir Thomas Wyatt Public House, ME16 0HG
  • Group 1 Automotive, ME16 0LS
  • The New Leaf Cafe, ME16 0DT
  • 14 Forty FM Services - Compass Group, ME16 0LW
  • AA Markets Cafeteria, ME16 8RG
  • Aroi Dee Maidstone, ME16 8SF
  • Lidl, ME16 8PS
  • Lidl Great Britain Limited, ME16 0SN
  • R & A Mini Supermarket, ME16 8TR
  • Sainsbury's, ME16 9LN
  • Tesco, ME16 0DJ
  • Barming Fish Bar, ME16 8TR
  • Belash Tandoori, ME16 8JN
  • Charcoal Grill, ME16 8SE
  • Domino's Pizza, ME16 9NZ
  • Humphrey's Of Allington, ME16 0PU
  • The Wendy House Maidstone Limited, ME16 8BS
  • Woodgate Residential Care Home, ME16 0JG
  • Lakeside Lounge Cafe, ME16 9PH
  • Belmont Pre-School, ME16 9DY
  • Blue Sky Day Nursery, ME16 8QL
  • Kent Veg Box, ME16 0FZ
  • Boyce's Bakery, ME16 0PU
  • Andys Food Factory, ME16 8EL
  • Sophie's Snack Bar, ME16 8DW
  • The Green Garden, ME16 8LT
  • Allington Baptist Church, ME16 0DT
  • Baskervilles Coffee House, ME16 0PA
  • Allington Primary School, ME16 0PG
  • Allington Primary School Breakfast And Afterschool Club, ME16 0PG
  • Bower Grove School, ME16 8NL
  • Breakfast Club At Barming County Primary School, ME16 9DY
  • Brunswick House Primary School, ME16 0QQ
  • Foodstock Bul, ME16 0ST