OL16 Postcode Area Information

Population
41,357
Avg Annual Income
£34,067
Full Time Employees
23.23%
Average Age
36.72

Rochdale, OL16 Postcode Area Overview

The OL16 postcode area is located in the Rochdale, Rochdale postcode town, in the North West, England region.

a big area of OL16 postcode district describes a diverse community with residents from both the EU and the UK, and a mix of ethnicities.

Residents:

  • Many residents come from the EU, but there are also more UK-born residents compared to similar areas.
  • A significant Pakistani community resides here.
  • Residents are more likely to:
  • Live in houses, not flats.
  • Not follow any religion.
  • Identify as mixed or multiple ethnicities.
  • Education levels are generally lower than average for this group.

Overall: A Major part of this postcode area represents a diverse community with people from various backgrounds. While education levels are lower than average, residents enjoy a mix of housing options and diverse cultures.

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

Electoral Wards

The OL16 postcode area covers Balderstone & Kirkholt, Central Rochdale, Kingsway, Milkstone & Deeplish, Milnrow & Newhey, Smallbridge & Firgrove, Wardle, Shore & West Littleborough electoral wards.

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OL16 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of OL16 postcode area is 41,357. 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 23,695, followed by Pakistani, with a total of 8,172. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (15,079), followed by Muslim (13,836).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (7,412), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (6,673).

Economic Status

Most people in the OL16 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (11,781), while 6,429 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 9,783 adults have Does not apply education, while 5,357 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the OL16 area are

  • Professional occupations (2653)
  • Elementary occupations (2257), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1894)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode OL16 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (18852), Between 35 to 44 (11535), and Between 25 to 34 (11486).

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 OL16 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,109) followed by Routine occupations (4,770), and Never worked and long-term unemployed (4,719).

Postcodes in OL16

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the OL16 (listed below). The postcode OL16 has a total of 2067 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of OL16
NameType
AreaOL16
Ward

Balderstone & Kirkholt

Central Rochdale

Kingsway

Milkstone & Deeplish

Milnrow & Newhey

Smallbridge & Firgrove

Wardle, Shore & West Littleborough

LTLA22Rochdale
UTLA22Rochdale
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland

Rochdale, OL16 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Rochdale, OL16 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

1

Drugs

1

Public order

1

Public order

1

Violence and sexual offences

1

Public order

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Public order

1

Violence and sexual offences

1

Public order

1

Anti-social behaviour

3

Violence and sexual offences

1

Other theft

1

Drugs

1

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in OL16 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in OL16 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£107,250.00£107,250.00 - £107,250.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£150,000.00£60,000.00 - £240,000.002
Terraced£152,000.00£96,000.00 - £225,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,000.00£320,000.00 - £530,000.004
Semi-Detached£183,666.67£130,000.00 - £232,000.007
Terraced£97,900.00£85,000.00 - £127,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£327,475.00£234,950.00 - £420,000.002
Other£126,750.00£2,000.00 - £250,000.004
Semi-Detached£210,125.00£117,500.00 - £338,000.004
Terraced£113,446.97£77,000.00 - £156,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£312,395.45£200,000.00 - £431,000.0016
Other£148,000.00£148,000.00 - £148,000.002
Semi-Detached£191,892.86£166,000.00 - £300,000.009
Terraced£134,841.15£85,000.00 - £194,500.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£10,000.00£10,000.00 - £10,000.001
Terraced£142,000.00£78,000.00 - £178,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£368,750.00£340,000.00 - £385,000.003
Flat£96,500.00£96,500.00 - £96,500.001
Other£750,000.00£750,000.00 - £750,000.001
Semi-Detached£200,833.33£135,000.00 - £302,000.004
Terraced£108,887.25£75,500.00 - £158,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£160,000.00£150,000.00 - £170,000.002
Semi-Detached£183,768.75£101,500.00 - £250,000.0012
Terraced£131,708.33£70,000.00 - £210,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£401,500.00£340,000.00 - £463,000.002
Flat£117,750.00£97,500.00 - £138,000.002
Other£130,000.00£80,000.00 - £180,000.002
Semi-Detached£175,986.62£78,000.00 - £289,950.0022
Terraced£134,011.76£70,000.00 - £250,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.001
Other£84,000.00£68,000.00 - £100,000.002
Semi-Detached£165,450.00£106,000.00 - £295,000.009
Terraced£134,611.11£74,000.00 - £225,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£232,500.00£210,000.00 - £255,000.002
Other£412,500.00£100,000.00 - £725,000.002
Semi-Detached£179,220.24£125,250.00 - £245,000.0010
Terraced£144,575.00£78,000.00 - £220,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£322,969.05£169,950.00 - £452,500.0013
Flat£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.002
Other£194,000.00£35,000.00 - £450,000.003
Semi-Detached£173,219.78£120,000.00 - £225,000.0020
Terraced£129,769.23£62,000.00 - £200,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£338,333.33£280,000.00 - £430,000.003
Semi-Detached£173,538.00£122,652.00 - £235,000.004
Terraced£120,541.67£60,000.00 - £181,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£188,000.00£165,000.00 - £232,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£384,000.00£370,000.00 - £398,000.002
Other£262,500.00£262,500.00 - £262,500.001
Semi-Detached£197,694.29£145,000.00 - £271,000.0012
Terraced£146,625.00£105,000.00 - £240,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£442,998.75£410,000.00 - £479,995.003
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Other£266,250.00£82,500.00 - £450,000.002
Semi-Detached£186,257.50£140,000.00 - £240,000.0013
Terraced£143,067.46£60,000.00 - £245,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£295,833.17£210,000.00 - £499,999.004
Other£113,000.00£64,000.00 - £162,000.002
Semi-Detached£185,300.00£83,000.00 - £310,000.0011
Terraced£127,642.86£83,000.00 - £360,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£310,000.00£270,000.00 - £350,000.002
Other£116,250.00£87,500.00 - £145,000.002
Semi-Detached£200,400.00£71,000.00 - £325,000.0017
Terraced£144,200.00£77,000.00 - £295,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£347,041.67£180,000.00 - £463,000.007
Other£3,200,000.00£3,200,000.00 - £3,200,000.001
Semi-Detached£194,822.01£120,000.00 - £285,000.0015
Terraced£167,683.33£43,000.00 - £410,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£374,071.43£171,000.00 - £620,000.0013
Flat£172,500.00£62,500.00 - £355,000.003
Other£163,000.00£92,000.00 - £210,000.003
Semi-Detached£176,398.00£90,000.00 - £315,000.0016
Terraced£142,562.50£65,000.00 - £230,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£314,125.00£130,000.00 - £427,000.006
Flat£92,000.00£92,000.00 - £92,000.001
Other£1,088,750.00£77,500.00 - £2,100,000.002
Semi-Detached£146,666.67£81,000.00 - £264,000.008
Terraced£145,407.14£52,500.00 - £220,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£358,750.00£265,000.00 - £432,500.005
Flat£90,333.33£70,000.00 - £120,000.003
Other£192,875.00£750.00 - £385,000.002
Semi-Detached£215,931.25£120,000.00 - £295,000.0015
Terraced£133,628.43£67,000.00 - £220,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£426,000.00£250,000.00 - £750,000.005
Flat£177,000.00£177,000.00 - £177,000.001
Other£199,333.33£128,000.00 - £250,000.003
Semi-Detached£173,244.44£81,000.00 - £252,000.0014
Terraced£125,640.62£65,000.00 - £190,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£340,650.00£270,000.00 - £440,000.007
Other£627,500.00£155,000.00 - £1,100,000.002
Semi-Detached£174,250.00£78,000.00 - £250,000.0018
Terraced£125,730.16£63,000.00 - £210,000.0030
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£300,300.00£208,700.00 - £450,000.004
Flat£95,000.00£78,000.00 - £112,000.002
Semi-Detached£142,250.00£90,000.00 - £212,000.009
Terraced£95,068.18£55,000.00 - £199,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£341,666.67£320,000.00 - £355,000.005
Flat£100,916.67£60,000.00 - £125,000.003
Other£361,000.00£212,000.00 - £500,000.003
Semi-Detached£189,062.50£135,000.00 - £280,000.007
Terraced£152,145.83£60,000.00 - £300,000.0017
Schools in the OL16 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Lowerplace Primary SchoolPrimary, Good492 4-11OL164UU
Belfield Community SchoolPrimary, Good393 3-11OL162XW
Newhey Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good296 3-11OL164JX
Hamer Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good343 3-11OL162SU
St Peter's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good458 3-11OL165JQ
Milnrow Parish Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good202 4-11OL163JT
St Thomas' Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good152 5-11OL163QZ
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School RochdalePrimary, Good234 3-11OL164AW
St Cuthbert's RC High SchoolSecondary, Requires improvement1127 11-16OL164RX
Crossgates Primary SchoolPrimary, Good315 4-11OL163HB
Springside Special, Good119 3-11OL162SU
Rochdale Pupil Referral ServicePRU, Good97 5-16OL162XW
Broadfield Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement401 3-11OL161QT
Hollingworth AcademySecondary, Good1325 11-16OL163DR
Alice Ingham Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement153 5-11OL162NU
Moorhouse AcademyPrimary, Inadequate238 3-11OL164DR
Kingsway Park High SchoolSecondary, GoodNone 11-16OL164XA
Amenities in the OL16 Postcode Area
  • Hampton by Hilton Rochdale, OL16 1EU
  • Dick Whittingtons Guest house, OL16 1UA
  • Molesworth Hotel, OL16 2AW
  • Moss Lodge Hotel, OL16 5HW
  • Park View Restaurant and Bar, OL16 1AF
  • PrettydealsUK, OL16 1DR
  • Rochdale Discount Store Ltd, OL16 1DB
  • Shafi Off Licence, OL16 2DR
  • W H Smith Ltd, OL16 1EA
  • B and M Bargains, OL16 1BU
  • Firgrove Club, OL16 3BH
  • The Garden, OL16 1ND
  • The Medicine Tap, OL16 1AE
  • Bombay Brew, OL16 1RE
  • Bulls Head, OL16 3TD
  • Cafe Mill, OL16 2UP
  • River Beal Coffee Shop, OL16 4CQ
  • Rubys @ Number 12, OL16 4EL
  • St Andrews Church (Community Space), OL16 2HZ
  • The Grid VR, OL16 3NR
  • Arizona Fried Chicken, OL16 1UA
  • Best of Nawab Ltd, OL16 1SD
  • Bon Appetit, OL16 4HX
  • Cha Chas, OL16 5JG
  • Chiefs Chicken, OL16 4TD
  • 1st Safari Genesis (Milnrow), OL16 4HP
  • Abracadabra Pre-school, OL16 4LD
  • Belvoir Residential Home, OL16 2SQ
  • Braeside Nursing Home, OL16 2PU
  • Breakfast Club @ Alice Ingham, OL16 2NU
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, OL16 2HZ
  • Asda, OL16 5AF
  • Farmfoods, OL16 1DW
  • Iceland, OL16 1EB
  • The Co operative, OL16 4HS
  • C4 Events, OL16 3RD
  • Bombay Brew Kebab Shack @ The Flying Horse, OL16 1NS
  • Bon Crue, OL16 1NJ
  • Mamma Chillies, OL16 1NJ
  • Antonella's Kitchen, OL16 3JZ
  • Army of Kindness, OL16 1NZ
  • Butterworth Hall Community Centre, OL16 3PQ
  • Dine Contract Catering (JD Sports DC2), OL16 4FW
  • Jalalia Jame Mosque, OL16 2EB
  • Alice Ingham R.C. Primary, OL16 2NU
  • Beech House Lower Prep School, OL16 1UT
  • Belfield Community School, OL16 2XW
  • Broadfield Community Primary School, OL16 1QT
  • Crossgates Primary School, OL16 3TR
  • Laurus Food Wholesale, OL16 2SH
  • Oldham Vending Services Ltd, OL16 5LB
  • Hanix Ltd, OL16 5EB
  • Kingdom of Sweets, OL16 5DB
  • Whippys Hand Made Pies, OL16 5LU