NR8 Postcode Area Information

Population
22,527
Avg Annual Income
£44,933
Full Time Employees
30.26%
Average Age
43.33

Broadland, NR8 Postcode Area Overview

The NR8 postcode area is located in the Broadland, South Norfolk, Norfolk postcode town, in the East of England, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a unique mix of residents compared to similar areas:

  • More retirees: A larger number of residents are aged 65 and above, suggesting a high concentration of retirees.
  • Fewer families: There are fewer families with young children compared to similar areas.
  • More communal living: A higher proportion of residents live in communal establishments like retirement homes.
  • Caring community: Residents are more likely to provide unpaid care to others, highlighting a strong sense of community.
  • Spread out and rural: Many areas with this postcode have low population density, meaning houses are spaced out and it's a more rural setting.

Imagine a quiet community with mostly older residents, some living in retirement homes, others offering a helping hand to their neighbors. That's the essence of a big area of NR8 postcode district district!

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

Electoral Wards

The NR8 postcode area covers Drayton North, Drayton South, Great Witchingham, Old Costessey, Taverham North, Taverham South electoral wards.

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NR8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of NR8 postcode area is 22,527. 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 20,158, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 886. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (10,533), followed by Christian (10,278).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,873), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,530).

Economic Status

Most people in the NR8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (7,698), while 4,923 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 5,573 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,937 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the NR8 area are

  • Professional occupations (2357)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1578), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1409)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode NR8 is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (5623), Between 45 to 54 (4628), and Between 55 to 64 (4202).

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 NR8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,375) followed by Intermediate occupations (2,652), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,419).

Postcodes in NR8

There are total 2 postcode sectors present in the NR8 (listed below). The postcode NR8 has a total of 524 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of NR8
NameType
AreaNR8
Ward

Drayton North

Drayton South

Great Witchingham

Old Costessey

Taverham North

Taverham South

LTLA22Broadland, South Norfolk
UTLA22Norfolk
RegionEast of England
CountryEngland

Broadland, NR8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Broadland, NR8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

12

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

27

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

1

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

23

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

6

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

23

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other theft

1

Public order

4

Vehicle crime

29

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other theft

6

Public order

2

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

2

Other theft

5

Public order

1

Shoplifting

33

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

5

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

34

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

8

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

7

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

3

Public order

40

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

1

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

20

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in NR8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in NR8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£410,000.00 - £410,000.001
Semi-Detached£267,000.00£267,000.00 - £267,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£430,000.00£337,500.00 - £540,000.003
Flat£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Other£205,000.00£205,000.00 - £205,000.001
Semi-Detached£241,666.67£205,000.00 - £300,000.003
Terraced£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£447,500.00£395,000.00 - £500,000.002
Flat£155,833.33£147,500.00 - £160,000.003
Semi-Detached£260,000.00£260,000.00 - £260,000.001
Terraced£266,250.00£255,000.00 - £277,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£372,000.00£300,000.00 - £515,000.0010
Flat£132,000.00£132,000.00 - £132,000.001
Other£560,284.00£215,000.00 - £905,568.002
Semi-Detached£275,111.11£200,000.00 - £350,000.009
Terraced£198,333.33£195,000.00 - £200,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£446,166.67£295,000.00 - £657,500.009
Flat£168,450.00£115,000.00 - £185,000.006
Other£270,000.00£270,000.00 - £270,000.001
Semi-Detached£297,222.22£215,000.00 - £431,500.009
Terraced£221,125.00£205,000.00 - £230,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£491,875.00£350,000.00 - £765,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£273,500.00£225,000.00 - £335,000.005
Semi-Detached£265,071.43£232,000.00 - £323,500.007
Terraced£215,000.00£190,000.00 - £240,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,666.67£275,000.00 - £885,000.009
Flat£156,000.00£155,000.00 - £157,000.002
Semi-Detached£268,000.00£207,000.00 - £329,000.002
Terraced£216,500.00£186,000.00 - £235,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£375,153.85£282,000.00 - £490,000.0013
Flat£159,333.33£142,500.00 - £172,500.006
Other£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Semi-Detached£287,122.86£224,360.00 - £392,000.007
Terraced£213,777.78£140,000.00 - £310,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£412,722.22£270,000.00 - £900,000.009
Flat£136,000.00£136,000.00 - £136,000.001
Semi-Detached£242,285.71£222,500.00 - £265,000.007
Terraced£232,400.00£180,000.00 - £270,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£378,000.00£330,000.00 - £430,000.005
Flat£166,512.50£150,000.00 - £180,000.003
Semi-Detached£260,520.00£244,560.00 - £270,000.003
Terraced£265,125.00£215,000.00 - £325,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£426,162.14£282,000.00 - £705,000.0042
Flat£182,500.00£170,000.00 - £195,000.004
Other£1,029,999.67£220,000.00 - £2,649,999.003
Semi-Detached£293,777.78£260,000.00 - £350,000.009
Terraced£178,950.00£130,000.00 - £339,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£362,875.00£326,500.00 - £410,000.004
Flat£157,500.00£150,000.00 - £162,500.003
Semi-Detached£259,500.00£230,000.00 - £280,000.005
Terraced£256,500.00£256,500.00 - £256,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,000.00£373,000.00 - £373,000.001
Terraced£258,625.00£220,000.00 - £282,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£418,100.00£285,000.00 - £947,500.0015
Flat£160,666.67£131,000.00 - £180,000.006
Other£208,500.00£208,500.00 - £208,500.001
Semi-Detached£310,500.00£240,000.00 - £420,000.003
Terraced£257,250.00£215,000.00 - £305,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£441,968.75£305,000.00 - £630,000.0016
Flat£142,000.00£141,000.00 - £143,000.002
Semi-Detached£256,583.33£218,000.00 - £290,000.006
Terraced£246,500.00£220,000.00 - £290,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,472.22£271,000.00 - £560,000.0018
Flat£145,000.00£125,000.00 - £165,000.002
Semi-Detached£260,093.75£161,250.00 - £397,000.008
Terraced£234,513.89£200,000.00 - £395,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£434,866.67£280,000.00 - £632,500.0018
Flat£161,000.00£148,000.00 - £170,000.003
Other£595,000.00£595,000.00 - £595,000.001
Semi-Detached£289,208.33£220,250.00 - £395,000.006
Terraced£259,142.86£210,000.00 - £347,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,250.00£295,000.00 - £575,000.0016
Flat£159,166.67£145,000.00 - £167,500.003
Other£715,500.00£475,000.00 - £956,000.002
Semi-Detached£312,100.00£235,000.00 - £512,000.0010
Terraced£238,205.88£160,000.00 - £290,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,203.12£240,000.00 - £540,000.0020
Flat£158,000.00£147,000.00 - £165,000.005
Other£512,655.00£108,310.00 - £917,000.002
Semi-Detached£257,937.50£235,000.00 - £281,000.008
Terraced£222,000.00£182,000.00 - £270,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£409,400.00£243,000.00 - £600,000.0021
Flat£153,100.00£141,000.00 - £175,000.005
Semi-Detached£299,333.33£210,000.00 - £421,000.009
Terraced£241,166.67£205,000.00 - £265,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£471,589.29£300,000.00 - £712,500.0015
Flat£156,666.67£138,000.00 - £168,000.003
Other£721,347.50£429,698.00 - £1,012,997.002
Semi-Detached£247,200.00£190,000.00 - £305,000.0010
Terraced£224,125.00£208,000.00 - £268,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£408,941.07£276,600.00 - £730,000.0017
Flat£146,600.00£124,000.00 - £160,000.005
Semi-Detached£295,138.89£240,000.00 - £438,000.0010
Terraced£234,333.33£171,000.00 - £290,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£478,928.57£320,000.00 - £995,000.009
Flat£156,400.00£132,000.00 - £175,000.005
Semi-Detached£249,375.00£220,000.00 - £300,000.008
Terraced£267,687.50£189,000.00 - £482,500.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£358,840.91£265,000.00 - £465,000.0013
Flat£145,500.00£127,500.00 - £166,500.006
Other£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Semi-Detached£233,555.56£135,000.00 - £316,000.008
Terraced£222,122.22£185,000.00 - £256,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£436,814.29£315,000.00 - £650,000.0014
Flat£156,175.00£144,000.00 - £165,000.003
Semi-Detached£279,666.67£254,000.00 - £325,000.003
Terraced£225,343.75£170,000.00 - £270,000.008
Schools in the NR8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Taverham VC CE Junior SchoolPrimary, Good446 7-11NR86SX
Drayton CofE Junior SchoolPrimary, Good341 7-11NR86EF
Queen's Hill Primary SchoolPrimary, Good553 4-11NR85FT
Taverham High SchoolSecondary, Good1156 11-18NR86HP
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, CostesseyPrimary, Good319 3-11NR85AG
Drayton Community Infant SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement239 5-7NR86EP
Ghost Hill Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Outstanding223 3-7NR86PJ
Nightingale Infant & Nursery SchoolPrimary, Inadequate143 3-7NR86LA
Amenities in the NR8 Postcode Area
  • Slimming World Franchise-Chelsea Pennell, NR8 6UW
  • Costessey Town Council, NR8 5BP
  • Hart Stores, NR8 5AG
  • Drayton Post Office, NR8 6PW
  • Taverham Recreational Facilities Ltd, NR8 6HP
  • Stower Grange Hotel, NR8 6EF
  • St Edmundsbury Bed And Breakfast, NR8 5DG
  • Drayton Leisure Centre Club, NR8 6DN
  • Otter Public House, NR8 6XE
  • Red Lion (Drayton, Norwich), NR8 6PW
  • Roundwood Function & Conference Centre, NR8 6HY
  • Silver Fox Public House (Wet Sales Only), NR8 6AD
  • Humpty Dumpty Kindergarden Ltd, NR8 6HT
  • Wensum Valley Hotel, Golf & Country Club, NR8 6HP
  • Drayton Hall Teen Challenge, NR8 6DP
  • Hinks Hut - Taverham Football Club, NR8 6GJ
  • Magnolia's Restaurant Ltd, NR8 6HT
  • Tesco, NR8 6AD
  • Tesco, NR8 6PT
  • Lidl, NR8 6GS
  • Tesco, NR8 6UT
  • Happy Valley, NR8 5AG
  • Curry Pot, NR8 6QW
  • Dragon Palace Takeaway, NR8 6LE
  • Kelly's Bakeries, NR8 6RY
  • Lucky House, NR8 6NU
  • Badgers Wood Care Home, NR8 6EF
  • Benell Care Services Ltd At Cedar Lodge, NR8 6BL
  • Benell Care Services Ltd At Holly Lodge, NR8 6BL
  • Benell Care Services Ltd At Honeysuckle Lodge, NR8 6BL
  • Benell Care Services Ltd At Spruce Lodge, NR8 6BN
  • Norse Commercial Services @ Nightingale Infant \& Nursery Sch, NR8 6LA
  • Norse Commercial Services At Ghost Hill First School, NR8 6PJ
  • Waterfall Elior At Taverham Junior School, NR8 6SX
  • Childerwood Nursery, NR8 6EP
  • Elior At Drayton Community Infant School, NR8 6EF
  • Applegreen Drayton, NR8 6PL
  • Onecuportwo, NR8 5DD
  • Chestnut Nursery School Taverham, NR8 6HW
  • R G Carter Bowls Club, NR8 6AH
  • Taverham Mill, NR8 6TA