S72 Postcode Area Information

Population
25,957
Avg Annual Income
£34,667
Full Time Employees
27.71%
Average Age
41.40

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the Barnsley, Wakefield, Barnsley, Wakefield postcode town, in the Yorkshire and The Humber, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area seems to have people who:

  • Were mostly born in the UK: Not many people moved here from other countries.
  • Are older: There are more adults over retirement age than younger people.
  • Are white and Christian: Most people identify as white and belong to Christian churches.
  • Live in houses, not apartments: Most homes are detached or semi-detached houses, with some terraced houses too.
  • Have lower education levels: Fewer people have university degrees or A-Levels compared to other areas.
  • Have average jobs: Jobs are similar to other areas, but slightly more people work in administration or skilled trades.
Overall, this postcode area seems to have a stable, older population with traditional living arrangements and typical job types.

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

Electoral Wards

The postcode area covers Cudworth, Darfield, Hemsworth, North East electoral wards.

S72 Postcode Map

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Age
Ethinicity
Deprivation
Education
Occupation
Religion
S72 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of S72 postcode area is 25,957. 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 24,607, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 685. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (13,078), followed by No religion (11,279).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,113), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,268).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (8,175), while 5,253 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 5,899 adults have No qualifications education, while 3,538 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations are

  • Elementary occupations (1788)
  • Skilled trades occupations (1513), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (1420)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (8407), Between 25 to 34 (6259), and Between 55 to 64 (6096).

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 Routine occupations (4,532) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,090), and Semi-routine occupations (2,915).

Postcodes in S72

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the S72 (listed below). The postcode S72 has a total of 795 postcodes.

S72 8XT (terminated)
S72 8XR (terminated)
S72 8YJ (terminated)
S72 8WX (terminated)
S72 8SX (terminated)
S72 8YQ (terminated)
S72 8AZ (terminated)
S72 8DQ (terminated)
S72 8YL (terminated)
S72 8XP (terminated)
S72 8YF (terminated)
S72 8XW (terminated)
S72 8QU (terminated)
S72 8WQ (terminated)
S72 8GX (terminated)
S72 8YP (terminated)
S72 8YA (terminated)
pye avenue, S72 8SB (terminated)
S72 8YY (terminated)
S72 8GG (terminated)
S72 8UP (terminated)
S72 8GN (terminated)
S72 8XU (terminated)
S72 8QN (terminated)
S72 8AT (terminated)
S72 8YG (terminated)
S72 8YD (terminated)
S72 8HA (terminated)
S72 8YS (terminated)
S72 8YT (terminated)
S72 8YN (terminated)
S72 8WW (terminated)
S72 8WS (terminated)
S72 8YU (terminated)
S72 8XN (terminated)
S72 8SD (terminated)
S72 8YR (terminated)
S72 8WU (terminated)
S72 8YH (terminated)
S72 8YW (terminated)
S72 8HH (terminated)
S72 8YZ (terminated)
S72 8WY (terminated)
S72 8GW (terminated)
S72 8YX (terminated)
S72 8DR (terminated)
S72 9WS (terminated)
S72 9YL (terminated)
S72 9WX (terminated)
S72 9YU (terminated)
S72 9ZW (terminated)
S72 9DG (terminated)
S72 9WB (terminated)
S72 9YN (terminated)
S72 9YX (terminated)
S72 9YP (terminated)
S72 9JB (terminated)
S72 9JE (terminated)
S72 9YY (terminated)
S72 9YT (terminated)
S72 9YR (terminated)
S72 9LA (terminated)
S72 9WY (terminated)
S72 9JF (terminated)
S72 9WA (terminated)
S72 9WW (terminated)
S72 9YZ (terminated)
S72 9WU (terminated)
S72 9YW (terminated)
S72 9WR (terminated)
S72 9YQ (terminated)
S72 9YS (terminated)
S72 9WT (terminated)
S72 9BL (terminated)
S72 0JH (terminated)
S72 0YX (terminated)
S72 0AH (terminated)
S72 0YZ (terminated)
S72 0YY (terminated)
S72 0YW (terminated)
S72 0GY (terminated)
S72 0GX (terminated)
S72 7WX (terminated)
S72 7ED (terminated)
S72 7YZ (terminated)
S72 7AU (terminated)
S72 7LY (terminated)
S72 7DY (terminated)
S72 7WY (terminated)
S72 7WA (terminated)
S72 7EA (terminated)
S72 7AJ (terminated)
S72 7AS (terminated)
, S72 7DQ (terminated)
S72 7WB (terminated)
S72 7AY (terminated)
S72 7HY (terminated)
S72 7FA (terminated)
S72 7YY (terminated)
S72 7JT (terminated)
, S72 7BP (terminated)
S72 7BW (terminated)
, S72 7DA (terminated)
, S72 7DG (terminated)
S72 7YU (terminated)
S72 7HJ (terminated)
long royd, S72 7PT (terminated)
S72 7DD (terminated)
S72 7HF (terminated)
, S72 7DF (terminated)
S72 7BJ (terminated)
S72 7BG (terminated)
S72 7JA (terminated)
S72 7YW (terminated)
S72 7JS (terminated)
S72 7LU (terminated)
S72 7YX (terminated)
S72 7LZ (terminated)
, S72 7DE (terminated)
ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaS72
Ward

Cudworth

Darfield

Hemsworth

North East

LTLA22Barnsley, Wakefield
UTLA22Barnsley, Wakefield
RegionYorkshire and The Humber
CountryEngland

S72 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

34

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

11

Other crime

10

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

75

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

9

Other crime

19

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

3

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

14

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

13

Other theft

14

Public order

2

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

20

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

9

Other crime

7

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

3

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

23

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

8

Other crime

12

Other theft

12

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

69

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

9

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

3

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

13

Vehicle crime

86

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

18

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

1

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

83

Violence and sexual offences

50

Anti-social behaviour

18

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

7

Other crime

15

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

2

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

86

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

14

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

7

Robbery

9

Vehicle crime

81

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

4

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

88

Violence and sexual offences

42

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

8

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

95

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

9

Other crime

14

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

84

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

23

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

6

Other crime

11

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

2

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

87

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

12

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

9

Other crime

9

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

2

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

82

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

20

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

13

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

22

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

16

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

2

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

21

Vehicle crime

109

Violence and sexual offences

S72 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£265,500.00£120,000.00 - £404,000.004
Terraced£66,000.00£66,000.00 - £66,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Flat£67,499.50£39,999.00 - £95,000.002
Semi-Detached£129,333.33£100,500.00 - £182,500.003
Terraced£78,000.00£35,000.00 - £121,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£90,000.00£45,000.00 - £135,000.002
Terraced£102,000.00£80,000.00 - £120,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£252,000.00£252,000.00 - £252,000.001
Flat£144,333.33£130,000.00 - £173,000.003
Other£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
Semi-Detached£346,750.00£77,500.00 - £540,000.004
Terraced£145,690.00£84,000.00 - £330,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£512,500.00£150,000.00 - £930,000.004
Semi-Detached£292,500.00£145,000.00 - £425,000.007
Terraced£85,000.00£85,000.00 - £85,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£293,750.00£190,000.00 - £520,000.008
Flat£308,000.00£308,000.00 - £308,000.001
Other£154,375.00£76,250.00 - £300,000.004
Semi-Detached£259,000.00£80,000.00 - £390,000.0011
Terraced£144,938.33£45,445.00 - £500,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£467,000.00£185,000.00 - £1,020,000.006
Semi-Detached£300,075.76£100,000.00 - £650,000.0014
Terraced£93,846.15£56,000.00 - £165,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£302,500.00£200,000.00 - £515,000.004
Flat£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Other£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.001
Semi-Detached£324,000.00£130,000.00 - £462,500.008
Terraced£187,583.33£74,000.00 - £250,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£261,166.67£180,000.00 - £360,000.006
Other£43,250.00£32,500.00 - £54,000.002
Semi-Detached£157,625.00£80,000.00 - £303,000.008
Terraced£160,339.44£55,000.00 - £217,580.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£273,000.00£273,000.00 - £273,000.001
Flat£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.001
Semi-Detached£282,347.92£74,000.00 - £500,000.0019
Terraced£210,600.00£75,000.00 - £290,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£389,687.50£250,000.00 - £480,000.005
Flat£73,000.00£73,000.00 - £73,000.001
Other£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Semi-Detached£131,750.00£100,000.00 - £172,500.008
Terraced£83,583.33£55,000.00 - £130,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£303,083.33£205,000.00 - £447,500.006
Flat£350,000.00£350,000.00 - £350,000.001
Other£87,575.00£150.00 - £175,000.002
Semi-Detached£329,175.33£90,000.00 - £641,156.0010
Terraced£104,374.38£52,000.00 - £165,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£427,500.00£280,000.00 - £575,000.004
Flat£178,993.75£70,000.00 - £370,000.008
Other£14,025.00£14,025.00 - £14,025.001
Semi-Detached£196,472.22£85,000.00 - £365,000.0031
Terraced£222,843.59£39,995.00 - £450,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,125.00£195,000.00 - £695,000.006
Flat£201,350.00£83,000.00 - £319,700.002
Other£97,000.00£60,000.00 - £134,000.002
Semi-Detached£355,625.00£78,000.00 - £577,000.005
Terraced£324,312.50£51,000.00 - £495,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£226,000.00£226,000.00 - £226,000.001
Flat£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Other£130,500.00£116,000.00 - £145,000.002
Semi-Detached£134,000.00£85,000.00 - £162,000.003
Terraced£93,333.33£72,000.00 - £115,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£231,250.00£195,000.00 - £265,000.004
Flat£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Other£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Semi-Detached£353,531.25£95,000.00 - £640,000.0011
Terraced£233,982.46£70,000.00 - £457,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£527,002.50£174,000.00 - £1,280,000.008
Flat£199,500.00£199,500.00 - £199,500.001
Other£280,000.00£60,000.00 - £500,000.002
Semi-Detached£296,660.00£75,000.00 - £770,000.0014
Terraced£205,633.93£61,750.00 - £410,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£338,791.67£200,000.00 - £495,000.0012
Flat£333,950.00£333,950.00 - £333,950.001
Other£122,500.00£115,000.00 - £130,000.002
Semi-Detached£307,962.78£75,000.00 - £535,000.0023
Terraced£198,032.58£73,000.00 - £445,650.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£433,666.67£150,000.00 - £780,000.0013
Flat£276,724.83£139,950.00 - £399,999.006
Other£650,000.00£650,000.00 - £650,000.001
Semi-Detached£303,237.50£80,000.00 - £675,000.0017
Terraced£151,625.00£32,500.00 - £220,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£284,666.67£150,000.00 - £475,000.009
Flat£262,150.00£205,000.00 - £326,450.003
Other£55,000.00£50,000.00 - £60,000.002
Semi-Detached£283,898.88£110,000.00 - £622,500.0018
Terraced£179,883.04£57,500.00 - £522,500.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£266,205.94£120,000.00 - £642,300.009
Flat£197,983.33£97,500.00 - £371,450.003
Other£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Semi-Detached£340,375.00£90,000.00 - £567,500.0012
Terraced£247,300.00£45,000.00 - £486,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£298,166.75£170,000.00 - £770,000.0013
Flat£170,250.00£118,000.00 - £245,000.004
Other£122,500.00£122,500.00 - £122,500.001
Semi-Detached£243,856.75£65,000.00 - £375,000.0015
Terraced£242,604.17£40,000.00 - £385,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£272,850.00£120,000.00 - £355,000.0011
Flat£205,440.00£40,000.00 - £384,750.005
Other£123,750.00£80,000.00 - £167,500.002
Semi-Detached£332,378.33£72,500.00 - £637,250.0028
Terraced£155,023.82£50,000.00 - £201,995.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£532,083.33£220,000.00 - £740,000.004
Flat£184,585.71£60,000.00 - £361,450.007
Other£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.001
Semi-Detached£267,506.41£70,000.00 - £700,000.0019
Terraced£233,350.71£55,000.00 - £661,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£348,700.00£187,000.00 - £530,000.007
Flat£275,550.00£105,000.00 - £384,750.004
Other£153,000.00£153,000.00 - £153,000.001
Semi-Detached£370,505.68£57,000.00 - £641,750.0013
Terraced£165,496.40£50,000.00 - £423,550.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£446,943.61£160,000.00 - £705,000.009
Flat£266,150.00£230,000.00 - £328,950.003
Other£252,500.00£140,000.00 - £365,000.002
Semi-Detached£241,315.33£87,000.00 - £561,500.0022
Terraced£195,283.33£57,500.00 - £268,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£397,000.00£220,000.00 - £470,000.009
Flat£156,312.50£50,000.00 - £296,250.003
Other£228,000.00£228,000.00 - £228,000.001
Semi-Detached£208,446.43£65,000.00 - £292,500.0016
Terraced£216,360.97£60,500.00 - £420,500.0015
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Ladywood Primary SchoolPrimary, Good229 3-11S727JX
Birkwood Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding365 3-11S728HG
Cherry Dale Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding311 3-11S728AA
Brierley Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding207 4-11S729EJ
Carter Knowle Junior SchoolPrimary, Good228 7-11S72DY
Holt House Infant SchoolPrimary, Good180 4-7S72EW
Dobcroft Junior SchoolPrimary, Good419 7-11S72LN
Dobcroft Infant SchoolPrimary, Good307 3-7S72LN
St Wilfrid's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good306 4-11S72HE
Shafton Primary AcademyPrimary, Good272 4-11S728QA
Outwood Academy ShaftonSecondary, Good1378 11-16S728RE
Sandhill Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement248 3-11S720EQ
South Hiendley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good204 3-11S729BY
Churchfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good423 5-11S728JR
Milefield Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement302 3-11S727BH
Mercia SchoolSecondary, Not Rated607 11-18S72DY
Amenities
  • Premier, S72 8AE
  • Premier, S72 8NF
  • ESSAR, S72 0DB
  • G Haslehurst & Son, S72 8NH
  • Go Local Extra (Shafton Costcutter), S72 8QB
  • Burntwood Court Hotel, S72 9ET
  • Recreation Club, S72 9BX
  • Sun Inn, S72 9BP
  • Barnsley Premier Leisure, S72 8LH
  • Brierley Village Club, S72 9JG
  • Bullet Sports & Social Club, S72 7EJ
  • Drummond's Cafe, S72 8BE
  • Fletchers Foods, S72 8DG
  • Gather & Gather, S72 7GX
  • Grimethorpe Community Farm Cafe, S72 7BH
  • Home Farm Bakery, S72 7LS
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, S72 8SU
  • Asda, S72 7LT
  • Co-operative, S72 8BU
  • L S J Supermarket, S72 8RJ
  • Sainsbury's, S72 8WB
  • Acorn Chippy, S72 7JB
  • AL's Deli & Grill, S72 7EJ
  • Big Mamas, S72 8SS
  • Big Papas, S72 0DG
  • Billingley Christmas Trees Ltd, S72 0JF
  • Cudworth Youth Centre, S72 8LH
  • The Club, S72 9ET
  • Rasher's Rolls, S72 9HZ
  • Dolce Ltd, S72 9BY
  • Birkwood Primary School, S72 8HG
  • Brierley Church of England Primary School, S72 9EJ
  • Cherry Dale Primary School - Kitchen, S72 8AA
  • Cudworth Churchfields Primary School, S72 8JR
  • Amber House, S72 8DD
  • Belle Green Court, S72 8LU
  • Bollingbroke House, S72 9EA
  • Brierley Playmates Pre-School, S72 9HN
  • Burntwood Hall Care Centre, S72 9HB