ME18 Postcode Area Information

Population
6,589
Avg Annual Income
£57,550
Full Time Employees
26.52%
Average Age
42.34

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 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 postcode area covers Barming and Teston, Downs and Mereworth, Marden and Yalding, Wateringbury electoral wards.

ME18 Postcode Map

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ME18 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of ME18 postcode area is 6,589. 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 6,074, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 214. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (3,618), followed by No religion (2,548).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (1,935), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,301).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (2,305), while 2,208 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 1,765 adults have Level 4 education, while 933 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations are

  • Managers, directors and senior officials (624)
  • Professional occupations (608), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (450)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (3806), Between 45 to 54 (3321), and Between 55 to 64 (2606).

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 (1,316) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (890), and Small employers and own account workers (832).

Postcodes in ME18

There are total 2 postcode sectors present in the ME18 (listed below). The postcode ME18 has a total of 344 postcodes.

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ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaME18
Ward

Barming and Teston

Downs and Mereworth

Marden and Yalding

Wateringbury

LTLA22Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling
UTLA22Kent
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

ME18 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

2

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

2

Vehicle crime

10

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

2

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

12

Violence and sexual offences

3

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Public order

10

Vehicle crime

9

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

10

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

1

Other theft

1

Public order

6

Vehicle crime

7

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

10

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

6

Other theft

4

Public order

4

Vehicle crime

11

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

1

Other theft

2

Robbery

4

Vehicle crime

3

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Public order

5

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

6

Other theft

3

Vehicle crime

14

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

2

Public order

11

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

12

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

1

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

ME18 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£440,000.00£440,000.00 - £440,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£465,000.00£465,000.00 - £465,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£430,000.00£430,000.00 - £430,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£164,000.00£164,000.00 - £164,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£591,000.00£591,000.00 - £591,000.002
Flat£185,500.00£150,000.00 - £256,500.003
Semi-Detached£342,000.00£342,000.00 - £342,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£722,500.00£722,500.00 - £722,500.001
Terraced£467,000.00£467,000.00 - £467,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£571,250.00£380,000.00 - £900,000.004
Other£3,500.00£3,500.00 - £3,500.002
Semi-Detached£352,400.00£256,000.00 - £475,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,250,000.00£1,250,000.00 - £1,250,000.001
Flat£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Terraced£165,000.00£165,000.00 - £165,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£519,625.00£435,000.00 - £626,000.004
Flat£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Other£45,567.00£45,567.00 - £45,567.001
Semi-Detached£907,500.00£445,000.00 - £1,370,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£641,666.67£450,000.00 - £985,000.003
Terraced£367,500.00£285,000.00 - £450,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,077,000.00£630,000.00 - £1,440,000.005
Other£800,000.00£800,000.00 - £800,000.001
Semi-Detached£495,000.00£465,000.00 - £525,000.002
Terraced£287,000.00£287,000.00 - £287,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£573,500.00£570,000.00 - £575,250.003
Flat£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.002
Semi-Detached£400,000.00£390,000.00 - £420,000.003
Terraced£438,000.00£426,000.00 - £450,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£277,500.00£235,000.00 - £320,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£471,333.33£420,000.00 - £565,000.003
Terraced£415,000.00£415,000.00 - £415,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£633,333.33£500,000.00 - £730,000.003
Semi-Detached£399,000.00£345,000.00 - £490,000.003
Terraced£540,000.00£370,000.00 - £710,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£932,500.00£580,000.00 - £1,285,000.002
Semi-Detached£315,000.00£315,000.00 - £315,000.001
Terraced£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£629,000.00£480,000.00 - £778,000.002
Other£900,000.00£900,000.00 - £900,000.001
Terraced£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£733,318.18£521,500.00 - £1,025,000.0011
Flat£141,500.00£141,500.00 - £141,500.001
Other£228,699.00£228,699.00 - £228,699.001
Semi-Detached£429,885.00£237,000.00 - £707,540.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£657,750.00£570,000.00 - £850,000.008
Flat£175,000.00£165,000.00 - £185,000.002
Terraced£360,000.00£335,000.00 - £375,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£590,000.00£450,000.00 - £730,000.002
Semi-Detached£500,000.00£390,000.00 - £685,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,585,833.33£540,000.00 - £3,550,000.003
Terraced£315,000.00£315,000.00 - £315,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£510,000.00£510,000.00 - £510,000.001
Flat£177,000.00£154,000.00 - £200,000.002
Semi-Detached£378,500.00£378,500.00 - £378,500.001
Terraced£386,702.33£305,107.00 - £545,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£640,000.00£380,000.00 - £985,000.004
Flat£1,000,000.00£1,000,000.00 - £1,000,000.001
Semi-Detached£663,750.00£480,000.00 - £1,100,000.004
Terraced£837,500.00£837,500.00 - £837,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£640,000.00£560,000.00 - £720,000.002
Flat£257,500.00£250,000.00 - £265,000.002
Other£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
Semi-Detached£395,000.00£340,000.00 - £450,000.002
Terraced£389,500.00£302,000.00 - £524,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£592,500.00£577,500.00 - £607,500.002
Flat£194,000.00£194,000.00 - £194,000.001
Semi-Detached£492,500.00£385,000.00 - £725,000.004
Terraced£211,500.00£211,500.00 - £211,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,087,666.67£658,000.00 - £1,840,000.003
Flat£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.001
Other£480,000.00£480,000.00 - £480,000.001
Terraced£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Mereworth Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good207 5-11ME185ND
Wateringbury Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good174 4-11ME185EA
Laddingford St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Good77 4-11ME186BL
Yalding, St Peter and St Paul Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Good171 5-11ME186DP
Amenities
  • Wateringbury Hotel, ME18 5NS
  • Teston Working Mens Club, ME18 5AG
  • The Boathouse, ME18 6HG
  • The Chequers Inn, ME18 6BP
  • The George, ME18 6EJ
  • The Hop Pole Inn, ME18 5HH
  • The Venetian, ME18 6HH
  • Crown City, ME18 5BU
  • Emma's Kitchen At St Peter And St Paul C Of E Primary School, ME18 6DP
  • Kenward Cafe, ME18 6AH
  • Where Memories Meet, ME18 5NS
  • Ramblers Rest, ME18 5ED
  • Wai Yin Chinese Takeaway, ME18 5EH
  • Hop Pickers Rest, ME18 6HG
  • Yalding Baptist Church And Youth Centre, ME18 6DP
  • Caterlink At Laddingford St Mary's CEP School, ME18 6BL
  • Yalding St Peter And St Paul Primary School (Breakfast Club), ME18 6DP
  • Breakfast Club \& After School Club, ME18 5ND
  • Caterlink @ Mereworth Primary School, ME18 5ND
  • Caterlink Ltd At Wateringbury Primary School, ME18 5DD
  • Costcutter (Orchard View Stores), ME18 6EN
  • Farmers Farm Shop, ME18 5BY
  • The Handy Store, ME18 5DN
  • Wateringbury Post Office, ME18 5NL
  • Wateringbury Service Station, ME18 5NS
  • Nettlestead And Wateringbury Pre-School And Out Of School CL, ME18 5ER
  • Teston & Wateringbury Pre-School, ME18 5AH
  • Meadow View Court, ME18 5BP
  • Mereworth Wines, ME18 5JD
  • K Warburton Milk And General Supplier, ME18 5BJ