NR5 Postcode Area Information

Population
32,113
Avg Annual Income
£39,800
Full Time Employees
23.67%
Average Age
37.35

Norwich, NR5 Postcode Area Overview

The NR5 postcode area is located in the Norwich, South Norfolk, Norfolk postcode town, in the East of England, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young, diverse community with many residents born in Africa, facing some challenges.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults, many born in Africa.
  • Fewer married couples and families with children compared to similar areas.
  • Diverse mix of ethnicities, with Black and mixed backgrounds well-represented.
  • English may not be everyone's main language.

Housing:

  • Mainly overcrowded flats rented from the government (social housing).

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents work in basic jobs (elementary occupations).
  • Few residents have college degrees.
  • Not many households have multiple cars.

Overall: a big area of NR5 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with a young population. However, many residents face challenges like overcrowded housing, limited English fluency, and basic job opportunities. Remember, this is a general overview, and individual experiences may vary greatly.

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

Electoral Wards

The NR5 postcode area covers Bowthorpe, Hethersett, Nelson, New Costessey, Old Costessey, University, Wensum electoral wards.

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NR5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of NR5 postcode area is 32,113. 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 25,387, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,038. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (16,672), followed by Christian (11,636).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,365), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,580).

Economic Status

Most people in the NR5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (9,046), while 5,663 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 6,261 adults have Does not apply education, while 5,491 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the NR5 area are

  • Professional occupations (2326)
  • Elementary occupations (1995), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (1775)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode NR5 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 15 to 24 (13400), Below 14 (10865), and Between 25 to 34 (8168).

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 NR5 has Full-time students (4,630) followed by Routine occupations (4,010), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,824).

Postcodes in NR5

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the NR5 (listed below). The postcode NR5 has a total of 674 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of NR5
NameType
AreaNR5
Ward

Bowthorpe

Hethersett

Nelson

New Costessey

Old Costessey

University

Wensum

LTLA22Norwich, South Norfolk
UTLA22Norfolk
RegionEast of England
CountryEngland

Norwich, NR5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Norwich, NR5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

25

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

6

Other crime

18

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

31

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

105

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

8

Other crime

9

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

2

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

15

Vehicle crime

115

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

5

Other crime

14

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

6

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

32

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

107

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

8

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

2

Robbery

20

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

95

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

68

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other crime

11

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

5

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

116

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

9

Other crime

18

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

36

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

110

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

9

Other crime

22

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

1

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

108

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

17

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

1

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

101

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

14

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

3

Robbery

48

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

130

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

1

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

118

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

17

Other theft

10

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

104

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

36

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

5

Other crime

15

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

26

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

117

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

5

Other crime

15

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

20

Public order

2

Robbery

41

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

138

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

11

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

115

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

20

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

22

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

105

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

17

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

19

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

112

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in NR5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in NR5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Terraced£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£389,000.00£389,000.00 - £389,000.001
Flat£118,000.00£118,000.00 - £118,000.001
Terraced£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£423,750.00£423,750.00 - £423,750.001
Flat£67,200.00£67,200.00 - £67,200.001
Semi-Detached£260,000.00£260,000.00 - £260,000.001
Terraced£235,000.00£150,000.00 - £320,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£280,000.00£280,000.00 - £280,000.001
Semi-Detached£310,000.00£310,000.00 - £310,000.001
Terraced£216,666.67£170,000.00 - £275,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£292,500.00£262,500.00 - £330,000.005
Flat£99,166.67£87,500.00 - £105,000.003
Semi-Detached£280,000.00£245,000.00 - £340,000.006
Terraced£225,000.00£195,000.00 - £255,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£327,750.00£270,000.00 - £375,000.004
Flat£162,750.00£156,000.00 - £165,000.004
Semi-Detached£222,800.00£160,000.00 - £260,000.005
Terraced£243,500.00£205,000.00 - £330,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£291,562.50£240,000.00 - £362,500.008
Other£166,666.67£65,000.00 - £390,000.004
Semi-Detached£267,333.33£225,000.00 - £312,000.006
Terraced£244,166.67£200,000.00 - £270,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£269,000.00£197,000.00 - £310,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£362,800.00£310,000.00 - £450,000.005
Flat£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Semi-Detached£277,250.00£204,000.00 - £345,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£283,500.00£250,000.00 - £317,000.002
Semi-Detached£262,600.00£220,000.00 - £315,000.005
Terraced£258,500.00£250,000.00 - £267,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,625.00£250,000.00 - £495,000.004
Semi-Detached£240,586.00£147,000.00 - £282,000.0010
Terraced£270,000.00£270,000.00 - £270,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£287,500.00£245,000.00 - £340,000.007
Flat£127,250.00£100,000.00 - £154,500.002
Semi-Detached£254,500.00£220,000.00 - £300,000.005
Terraced£235,500.00£191,000.00 - £305,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£353,333.33£255,000.00 - £420,000.003
Flat£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
Semi-Detached£272,916.67£240,000.00 - £327,500.006
Terraced£231,666.67£200,000.00 - £295,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.002
Flat£147,000.00£147,000.00 - £147,000.002
Semi-Detached£250,160.00£228,000.00 - £313,800.0010
Terraced£226,184.21£180,000.00 - £350,500.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£346,500.00£345,000.00 - £348,000.002
Flat£142,000.00£119,000.00 - £165,000.002
Semi-Detached£254,000.00£150,000.00 - £376,000.004
Terraced£249,333.33£210,000.00 - £295,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£330,000.00£330,000.00 - £330,000.001
Other£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£321,428.57£210,000.00 - £440,000.007
Flat£150,500.00£150,000.00 - £151,000.002
Other£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£296,166.67£265,000.00 - £360,000.006
Terraced£228,900.00£110,000.00 - £300,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£319,500.00£236,000.00 - £475,000.008
Flat£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Semi-Detached£242,238.10£135,000.00 - £340,000.009
Terraced£282,600.00£188,000.00 - £385,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£325,166.67£240,000.00 - £400,000.006
Flat£131,500.00£98,000.00 - £165,000.002
Semi-Detached£194,125.00£138,000.00 - £295,000.009
Terraced£218,275.00£160,000.00 - £286,500.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£324,504.55£225,000.00 - £450,000.0011
Flat£122,400.00£56,700.00 - £178,500.003
Other£345,000.00£345,000.00 - £345,000.001
Semi-Detached£314,954.55£231,000.00 - £455,000.0011
Terraced£280,875.00£207,500.00 - £389,500.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,200.00£232,000.00 - £460,000.005
Flat£151,000.00£118,000.00 - £184,000.002
Semi-Detached£272,107.14£140,000.00 - £450,000.0014
Terraced£261,159.09£180,000.00 - £295,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£445,000.00£280,000.00 - £505,000.007
Flat£137,250.00£89,500.00 - £160,000.006
Semi-Detached£218,861.11£180,000.00 - £332,500.0010
Terraced£216,454.55£144,000.00 - £315,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£316,250.00£220,000.00 - £375,000.004
Flat£145,500.00£145,500.00 - £145,500.001
Other£3,238,310.50£425,000.00 - £6,051,621.002
Semi-Detached£183,833.33£100,000.00 - £306,000.0010
Terraced£242,626.92£150,000.00 - £380,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£335,416.67£265,000.00 - £510,000.006
Flat£147,833.33£133,000.00 - £173,000.003
Semi-Detached£283,571.43£219,000.00 - £385,000.007
Terraced£217,418.20£190,000.00 - £250,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£283,900.00£198,000.00 - £420,000.005
Flat£161,287.50£123,300.00 - £175,000.005
Other£800,000.00£800,000.00 - £800,000.001
Semi-Detached£254,500.00£152,500.00 - £338,000.009
Terraced£228,333.33£200,000.00 - £290,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£348,600.00£281,500.00 - £485,000.0010
Flat£138,666.67£125,000.00 - £156,000.003
Semi-Detached£227,642.86£165,000.00 - £345,000.007
Terraced£235,850.00£180,000.00 - £425,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,000.00£310,000.00 - £410,000.004
Flat£72,125.00£41,250.00 - £103,000.002
Other£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
Semi-Detached£270,650.00£171,050.00 - £338,000.0012
Terraced£216,666.67£200,000.00 - £230,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£318,888.89£195,000.00 - £500,000.009
Flat£137,125.00£120,000.00 - £154,250.002
Semi-Detached£264,585.71£195,100.00 - £351,000.007
Terraced£232,500.00£165,000.00 - £275,000.006
Schools in the NR5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Earlham Nursery SchoolNursery, Good87 2-5NR58DB
West Earlham Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Outstanding266 2-7NR58HT
West Earlham Junior SchoolPrimary, Good235 7-11NR58HT
Chapel Break Infant SchoolPrimary, Outstanding176 5-7NR59LU
St Michael's VA Junior SchoolPrimary, Good394 7-11NR59LA
Ormiston Victory AcademySecondary, Outstanding1266 11-18NR50PX
Costessey Primary SchoolPrimary, Good603 4-11NR50RR
Norwich Primary AcademyPrimary, Good303 5-11NR58ED
Clover Hill VA Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Outstanding186 3-7NR59AP
Henderson Green Primary SchoolPrimary, Good192 5-11NR58DX
Valley Primary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement158 5-11NR58XZ
Amenities in the NR5 Postcode Area
  • The Brook Hotel (catering), NR5 9JB
  • Table Table, NR5 0TL
  • Anatoli Social Club, NR5 8TX
  • Fiveways Public House, NR5 8AZ
  • Norkie Public House, NR5 9HA
  • The Cherry Tree, NR5 8TD
  • The FDC, NR5 9ED
  • IntoUniversity, NR5 8ND
  • Castle Carvery - Clocktower, NR5 9JD
  • Namco Funscape, NR5 9JB
  • Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service, NR5 9JB
  • NR5 Community Hub, NR5 8DG
  • Food Warehouse, NR5 0JT
  • Aldi, NR5 8TZ
  • Roys (Wroxham) Ltd, NR5 9HA
  • East Of England Co-operative Society, NR5 0EX
  • Marks And Spencer, NR5 0JT
  • Happy House, NR5 9HA
  • Happy View, NR5 8RF
  • Istanbul Kebab, NR5 8YD
  • Larkman Fish Bar, NR5 8TX
  • Neptune Fish Bar, NR5 8RF
  • Seedlings Day Nursery, NR5 9PR
  • Bowthorpe Care Village - Norse Commercial Services, NR5 9BF
  • Chapel Break Pre-School & Out Of School Clubs, NR5 9LG
  • Earlham Early Years Centre, NR5 8DB
  • Elizabeth Fitzroy Homes (Honeysuckle), NR5 8LZ
  • Baseline Kitchen, NR5 8YD
  • Henderson Trust, NR5 8DG
  • Silver Diners, NR5 8DG
  • Society Alive Community Cafe, NR5 9BN
  • Zatu Board Game Cafe, NR5 9HA
  • Chapel Break Infant School - Norse Commercial Services, NR5 9LU
  • Future Education Schools, NR5 8EG
  • Norwich Primary Academy - Vertas Group, NR5 8ED
  • St Michaels VA Junior School, NR5 9LA
  • Valley Primary School, NR5 8XZ
  • Boots UK Ltd, NR5 8TU
  • Morrisons Daily, NR5 8TU
  • Norwich Food Centre, NR5 8AB
  • Norwich Food Hub, NR5 8DG
  • Norwich Foodbank, NR5 8DG
  • Connecting Bowthorpe (Foodbank), NR5 9AA
  • Norwich Food Bank, NR5 8BF
  • Norwich Food Bank, NR5 8BF
  • Norwich Foodbank - Bowthorpe Distribution Centre, NR5 9AA
  • Shah Jalal, NR5 8PF
  • Bun Box, NR5 9JR
  • Bite Into, NR5 0DD
  • Coffee2Go, NR5 9JJ
  • Goldsmiths Wedding And Events, NR5 9JR
  • Kevins, NR5 8PQ
  • Norwich Food, NR5 8AB