RH16 Postcode Area Information

Population
38,977
Avg Annual Income
£56,880
Full Time Employees
31.01%
Average Age
42.21

Mid Sussex, RH16 Postcode Area Overview

The RH16 postcode area is located in the Mid Sussex, West Sussex 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 RH16 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 RH16 postcode area covers Cuckfield, Haywards Heath Ashenground, Haywards Heath Bentswood, Haywards Heath Franklands, Haywards Heath Heath, Haywards Heath Lucastes, High Weald, Lindfield electoral wards.

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RH16 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of RH16 postcode area is 38,977. 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 32,144, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,436. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (18,839), followed by No religion (16,272).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (10,656), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,276).

Economic Status

Most people in the RH16 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,154), while 7,757 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 13,677 adults have Level 4 education, while 4,365 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the RH16 area are

  • Professional occupations (5037)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (3338), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (3313)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode RH16 is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (9580), Between 45 to 54 (7353), and Between 35 to 44 (7314).

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 RH16 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (8,234) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,508), and Intermediate occupations (4,124).

Postcodes in RH16

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the RH16 (listed below). The postcode RH16 has a total of 1796 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of RH16
NameType
AreaRH16
Ward

Cuckfield

Haywards Heath Ashenground

Haywards Heath Bentswood

Haywards Heath Franklands

Haywards Heath Heath

Haywards Heath Lucastes

High Weald

Lindfield

LTLA22Mid Sussex
UTLA22West Sussex
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland

Mid Sussex, RH16 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Mid Sussex, RH16 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

27

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

52

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

8

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

17

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

92

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

31

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

2

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

77

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

27

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

27

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

15

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

14

Other theft

18

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

77

Violence and sexual offences

51

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

14

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

8

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

85

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

15

Drugs

3

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

6

Bicycle theft

1

Vehicle crime

3

Violence and sexual offences

2

Bicycle theft

1

Other theft

1

Public order

20

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

9

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

64

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

10

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

4

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

18

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

5

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

52

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in RH16 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in RH16 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,122,000.00£1,122,000.00 - £1,122,000.001
Flat£244,100.00£192,000.00 - £320,000.005
Other£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.002
Semi-Detached£399,975.00£389,950.00 - £410,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,307,600.00£440,000.00 - £3,950,000.005
Flat£236,428.57£115,000.00 - £310,000.007
Other£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
Semi-Detached£650,000.00£385,000.00 - £955,000.004
Terraced£295,000.00£290,000.00 - £300,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,408,333.33£825,000.00 - £1,700,000.003
Flat£254,173.08£160,000.00 - £310,000.0014
Semi-Detached£348,700.00£247,400.00 - £535,000.009
Terraced£370,800.00£310,000.00 - £412,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£861,000.00£445,000.00 - £1,275,000.005
Flat£234,296.88£100,000.00 - £318,000.0017
Semi-Detached£415,000.00£290,000.00 - £615,000.0012
Terraced£249,821.43£140,000.00 - £492,500.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£731,460.00£251,000.00 - £2,180,000.0025
Flat£251,420.87£182,000.00 - £420,000.0023
Other£2,435,000.00£398,000.00 - £4,472,000.003
Semi-Detached£507,411.76£380,000.00 - £610,000.0017
Terraced£430,055.56£310,000.00 - £600,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£254,625.00£144,000.00 - £293,000.005
Semi-Detached£551,333.33£430,000.00 - £620,000.003
Terraced£397,750.00£333,500.00 - £462,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£710,950.00£455,000.00 - £1,400,000.0010
Flat£234,000.00£97,000.00 - £300,000.0011
Semi-Detached£482,265.62£320,000.00 - £770,000.0016
Terraced£385,583.33£300,000.00 - £451,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£680,722.22£395,000.00 - £850,000.009
Flat£258,546.88£117,250.00 - £700,000.0016
Other£333,750.00£125,000.00 - £875,000.004
Semi-Detached£489,531.25£355,000.00 - £685,000.0016
Terraced£430,000.00£225,000.00 - £710,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£607,300.00£426,500.00 - £695,000.005
Flat£316,933.33£197,500.00 - £415,000.0016
Semi-Detached£505,735.00£308,000.00 - £655,000.0010
Terraced£370,800.00£274,800.00 - £510,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£688,646.25£400,000.00 - £1,024,170.008
Flat£255,303.57£150,000.00 - £390,000.0015
Semi-Detached£538,050.00£300,000.00 - £795,000.0010
Terraced£427,500.00£355,000.00 - £500,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£697,045.45£525,000.00 - £1,050,000.0011
Flat£271,761.90£91,000.00 - £390,000.0022
Other£97,000.00£97,000.00 - £97,000.001
Semi-Detached£369,733.33£260,000.00 - £640,000.0016
Terraced£373,708.38£316,667.00 - £470,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£896,364.84£372,500.00 - £1,290,000.0033
Flat£289,867.19£100,000.00 - £552,000.0036
Other£390,000.00£250,000.00 - £530,000.002
Semi-Detached£436,550.00£320,000.00 - £760,000.0020
Terraced£409,900.00£305,000.00 - £515,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£660,000.00£375,000.00 - £900,000.006
Flat£278,558.85£195,000.00 - £400,000.0013
Semi-Detached£423,613.64£275,000.00 - £1,330,000.0012
Terraced£368,687.50£262,000.00 - £492,500.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£513,333.33£355,000.00 - £605,000.003
Flat£278,333.33£215,000.00 - £335,000.003
Semi-Detached£332,500.00£325,000.00 - £340,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£726,791.67£300,000.00 - £1,400,000.0012
Flat£303,340.55£170,000.00 - £666,000.0031
Other£762,500.00£762,500.00 - £762,500.001
Semi-Detached£614,750.00£445,000.00 - £817,000.0014
Terraced£462,800.00£310,000.00 - £685,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£656,813.24£323,000.00 - £1,200,000.0018
Flat£264,005.11£90,000.00 - £465,000.0045
Semi-Detached£363,105.26£227,500.00 - £900,000.0020
Terraced£467,166.67£350,000.00 - £650,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£720,937.50£400,000.00 - £1,275,000.0016
Flat£276,917.26£155,500.00 - £475,000.0023
Other£879,166.67£165,000.00 - £3,525,000.006
Semi-Detached£481,988.10£350,000.00 - £680,000.0021
Terraced£408,000.00£325,000.00 - £485,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£862,644.57£430,000.00 - £1,800,000.0023
Flat£243,338.89£92,750.00 - £425,000.0028
Other£12,500.00£12,500.00 - £12,500.001
Semi-Detached£450,671.43£295,000.00 - £1,200,000.0016
Terraced£444,798.67£300,000.00 - £595,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£585,975.00£285,000.00 - £2,000,000.0017
Flat£313,850.09£120,000.00 - £500,000.0032
Other£329,583.50£121,666.00 - £486,668.003
Semi-Detached£480,890.00£200,000.00 - £825,000.0025
Terraced£303,523.68£150,750.00 - £675,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£728,044.14£470,000.00 - £1,500,000.0019
Flat£272,330.56£167,500.00 - £410,000.0026
Other£865,000.00£400,000.00 - £1,330,000.002
Semi-Detached£483,486.76£311,500.00 - £755,000.0017
Terraced£459,300.00£335,000.00 - £685,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£659,821.43£300,000.00 - £1,750,000.0022
Flat£228,217.73£90,983.00 - £415,000.0029
Other£152,500.00£25,000.00 - £280,000.003
Semi-Detached£562,133.33£360,000.00 - £850,000.0015
Terraced£462,631.94£240,000.00 - £550,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£740,516.71£525,000.00 - £1,375,000.0017
Flat£249,569.64£98,000.00 - £480,000.0028
Semi-Detached£617,500.00£440,000.00 - £1,150,000.006
Terraced£477,521.67£285,000.00 - £1,095,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£620,111.11£312,000.00 - £1,975,000.0010
Flat£256,858.97£130,000.00 - £345,000.0015
Other£6,600,000.00£6,600,000.00 - £6,600,000.001
Semi-Detached£440,875.00£350,000.00 - £590,000.0012
Terraced£413,207.69£280,000.00 - £560,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£800,021.33£555,000.00 - £1,775,000.0012
Flat£232,371.88£94,000.00 - £410,000.0036
Other£882,500.00£120,000.00 - £2,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£451,065.62£386,500.00 - £798,100.0017
Terraced£421,196.43£350,000.00 - £525,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£583,612.50£385,000.00 - £1,385,000.0013
Flat£296,319.44£87,500.00 - £455,000.0026
Other£345,000.00£345,000.00 - £345,000.001
Semi-Detached£360,428.57£250,000.00 - £785,000.0015
Terraced£411,411.88£329,000.00 - £550,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£564,796.79£330,000.00 - £1,675,000.0019
Flat£236,201.67£87,500.00 - £405,000.0031
Semi-Detached£543,775.00£380,000.00 - £980,000.0021
Terraced£306,682.69£191,250.00 - £780,000.0014
Schools in the RH16 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Hatchlands PrimaryPrimary, Good185 4-11RH16AT
Earlswood Infant and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good377 3-7RH16DZ
Earlswood Junior SchoolPrimary, Good460 7-11RH16JX
Oathall Community CollegeSecondary, Good1112 11-16RH162AQ
Chalkhill Education Centre, Chalkhill HospitalPRU, Outstanding4 5-18RH164NQ
Bolnore Village Primary SchoolPrimary, Good415 4-11RH164GD
Warden Park Primary AcademyPrimary, Good447 2-11RH163JR
Harlands Primary SchoolPrimary, Good417 4-11RH161PJ
Blackthorns Community Primary AcademyPrimary, Outstanding209 4-11RH162UA
Lindfield Primary AcademyPrimary, Outstanding657 5-11RH162DX
Northlands Wood Primary AcademyPrimary, Good405 4-11RH163RX
St John's Primary SchoolPrimary, Good211 4-11RH16QG
St Joseph's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good419 4-11RH163PQ
St Wilfrid's CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, GoodNone 4-11RH163NL
Amenities in the RH16 Postcode Area
  • Bective Bed & Breakfast, RH16 1XU
  • Premier Inn, RH16 3DN
  • The Old Forge B & B, RH16 1JH
  • The Pilstyes, RH16 2HS
  • Haywards Heath Foodbank, RH16 3UX
  • Abbotts Pharmacy, RH16 2HN
  • Ascension Larder, RH16 4JS
  • Budgens, RH16 3DT
  • Cloughs, RH16 2AB
  • Balcombe Cricket Club, RH16 8LL
  • Burrell Arms, RH16 1EA
  • Fox And Hounds, RH16 4QY
  • Haywards Heath Cricket Club, RH16 3BW
  • Haywards Heath Football Club, RH16 3PT
  • 4sight Yews Lunch Club, RH16 1BJ
  • Ashenground Cafe, RH16 4JR
  • Chief Chicken, RH16 4LT
  • Banana Tree Haywards Heath, RH16 3AS
  • BaxterStorey At Flowserve, RH16 1TL
  • Iceland, RH16 4HT
  • Marks & Spencer, RH16 3TH
  • Sainsbury's, RH16 1DG
  • Tesco, RH16 3TH
  • The Co-operative Food, RH16 4GH
  • Lee's Fish Bar, RH16 1EG
  • Sushi Gourmet, RH16 1DG
  • Sussex Kebab House, RH16 4DZ
  • The Carriage - HH, RH16 1DJ
  • Agra, RH16 1DW
  • Poppun Ltd, RH16 1TX
  • Fill Good Store, RH16 1TX
  • Adelaide House Nursing Home, RH16 3EG
  • Ashton House, RH16 4BX
  • Badgers Nursery School, RH16 3PT
  • Birchwood Grove Nursing Home, RH16 1QA
  • Bolnore Village Pre-School, RH16 4GJ
  • 1st Lindfield Scout Group, RH16 2LP
  • All Saints Church, RH16 2HS
  • China Brasserie, RH16 4DZ
  • Go Catering, RH16 3LX
  • Haywards Heath Methodist Church, RH16 3DN
  • Aramark @ Haywards Heath College, RH16 1LT
  • Chartwells At Bolnore Village Primary School, RH16 4GD
  • Chartwells At Lindfield Primary Academy, RH16 2DX
  • Chartwells At Northlands Wood Primary School, RH16 3RX
  • Chartwells At St Wilfrid's CE Primary School, RH16 3NL
  • Toners, RH16 1TX