SE16 Postcode Area Information

Population
54,484
Avg Annual Income
£52,538
Full Time Employees
39.83%
Average Age
35.47

Lewisham, SE16 Postcode Area Overview

The SE16 postcode area is located in the Lewisham, Southwark, Lewisham, Southwark postcode town, in the London, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a young, professional community living in city centers.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults (25-44) with college degrees.
  • Diverse community with Indian and Chinese residents being well-represented.

Housing:

  • People mostly rent private flats, and few own multiple cars.

Lifestyle:

  • Healthy and independent, with low disability rates and no need for much unpaid care.
  • Focus on work, with most residents employed full-time in non-managerial roles.

Overall: SE16 postcode area represents a vibrant and young community of professionals enjoying city life. They are well-educated and independent, but managerial positions are less common. Remember, this is a general overview, and individual experiences may vary.

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

Electoral Wards

The SE16 postcode area covers Evelyn, London Bridge & West Bermondsey, New Cross Gate, North Bermondsey, Old Kent Road, Rotherhithe, South Bermondsey, Surrey Docks electoral wards.

SE16 Postcode Map

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SE16 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SE16 postcode area is 54,484. 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 19,542, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 10,359. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (23,688), followed by No religion (19,555).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (14,428), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (9,196).

Economic Status

Most people in the SE16 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (26,318), while 5,162 adults mentioned they are Employee: Part-time.

Education

Regarding education, 25,374 adults have Level 4 education, while 5,048 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the SE16 area are

  • Professional occupations (9956)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (5149), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (4310)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SE16 is 35 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (23239), Between 35 to 44 (14149), and Below 14 (12680).

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 SE16 has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (10,805) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (9,799), and Full-time students (4,133).

Postcodes in SE16

There are total 8 postcode sectors present in the SE16 (listed below). The postcode SE16 has a total of 1783 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SE16
NameType
AreaSE16
Ward

Evelyn

London Bridge & West Bermondsey

New Cross Gate

North Bermondsey

Old Kent Road

Rotherhithe

South Bermondsey

Surrey Docks

LTLA22Lewisham, Southwark
UTLA22Lewisham, Southwark
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Lewisham, SE16 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Lewisham, SE16 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

81

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

2

Other crime

45

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

25

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

82

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

103

Violence and sexual offences

94

Anti-social behaviour

10

Bicycle theft

40

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

3

Other crime

53

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

28

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

79

Theft from the person

42

Vehicle crime

138

Violence and sexual offences

87

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

26

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

4

Other crime

57

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

38

Public order

20

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

92

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

151

Violence and sexual offences

148

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

2

Other crime

60

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

23

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

80

Theft from the person

41

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

166

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

19

Drugs

4

Other crime

62

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

23

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

83

Theft from the person

40

Vehicle crime

143

Violence and sexual offences

149

Anti-social behaviour

12

Bicycle theft

33

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

25

Drugs

5

Other crime

50

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

20

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

64

Theft from the person

43

Vehicle crime

120

Violence and sexual offences

128

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

37

Burglary

41

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

51

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

42

Public order

26

Robbery

24

Shoplifting

95

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

168

Violence and sexual offences

119

Anti-social behaviour

26

Bicycle theft

44

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

27

Drugs

4

Other crime

77

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

30

Public order

24

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

138

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

140

Violence and sexual offences

115

Anti-social behaviour

14

Bicycle theft

46

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

15

Drugs

3

Other crime

71

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

40

Public order

30

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

97

Theft from the person

46

Vehicle crime

124

Violence and sexual offences

136

Anti-social behaviour

19

Bicycle theft

27

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

23

Drugs

2

Other crime

78

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

26

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

92

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

132

Violence and sexual offences

96

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

27

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

15

Drugs

4

Other crime

76

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

20

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

100

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

147

Violence and sexual offences

120

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

6

Other crime

56

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

30

Public order

22

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

77

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

142

Violence and sexual offences

82

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

35

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

32

Drugs

5

Other crime

51

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

24

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

68

Theft from the person

32

Vehicle crime

113

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

26

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

17

Drugs

2

Other crime

58

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

18

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

57

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

94

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SE16 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SE16 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£649,125.00£327,000.00 - £842,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£558,678.57£240,000.00 - £1,070,000.0014
Other£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.002
Terraced£810,000.00£810,000.00 - £810,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£518,578.95£129,000.00 - £1,315,000.0019
Other£564,050.00£564,050.00 - £564,050.001
Terraced£662,250.00£601,000.00 - £723,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£482,054.69£112,500.00 - £1,030,000.0032
Other£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.002
Semi-Detached£815,000.00£815,000.00 - £815,000.001
Terraced£646,785.71£519,000.00 - £760,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£720,000.00£630,000.00 - £810,000.002
Flat£452,486.98£107,500.00 - £800,000.0043
Other£780,000.00£780,000.00 - £780,000.001
Semi-Detached£886,250.00£805,000.00 - £960,000.004
Terraced£807,036.80£590,000.00 - £985,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£500,000.00£425,000.00 - £550,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£459,100.00£242,000.00 - £950,000.0025
Terraced£625,000.00£625,000.00 - £625,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£455,107.35£116,250.00 - £765,000.0034
Terraced£616,875.00£475,000.00 - £740,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£411,222.92£190,500.00 - £740,000.0024
Other£415,000.00£415,000.00 - £415,000.001
Semi-Detached£600,000.00£600,000.00 - £600,000.001
Terraced£926,875.00£640,000.00 - £1,465,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£468,715.00£159,000.00 - £1,030,000.0025
Terraced£1,100,000.00£975,000.00 - £1,225,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£433,456.90£230,000.00 - £705,000.0029
Semi-Detached£725,000.00£725,000.00 - £725,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,500,000.00£1,500,000.00 - £1,500,000.002
Flat£700,171.64£126,000.00 - £1,250,000.0068
Other£6,633,333.33£680,000.00 - £18,180,000.004
Terraced£747,058.82£535,000.00 - £945,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£587,273.81£275,000.00 - £744,000.0022
Semi-Detached£750,000.00£665,000.00 - £840,000.004
Terraced£549,625.00£276,000.00 - £800,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£515,000.00£470,000.00 - £560,000.002
Other£1,225,000.00£1,225,000.00 - £1,225,000.001
Semi-Detached£1,150,000.00£1,150,000.00 - £1,150,000.001
Terraced£650,000.00£650,000.00 - £650,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£468,358.97£150,000.00 - £1,125,000.0039
Other£767,500.00£635,000.00 - £900,000.002
Semi-Detached£1,210,000.00£1,210,000.00 - £1,210,000.001
Terraced£915,500.00£655,000.00 - £1,290,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£490,000.00£490,000.00 - £490,000.001
Flat£525,122.22£107,500.00 - £3,000,000.0045
Other£385,000.00£385,000.00 - £385,000.001
Semi-Detached£850,612.00£850,612.00 - £850,612.001
Terraced£806,071.43£310,000.00 - £1,200,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£515,249.39£144,000.00 - £950,000.0042
Semi-Detached£492,600.00£492,600.00 - £492,600.001
Terraced£870,000.00£800,000.00 - £980,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£485,161.36£260,000.00 - £1,180,000.0044
Other£514,125.00£1,500.00 - £770,000.003
Terraced£769,277.78£527,500.00 - £975,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£745,771.36£220,000.00 - £1,070,000.0041
Other£740,000.00£740,000.00 - £740,000.001
Terraced£608,977.27£455,000.00 - £1,300,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£459,745.47£279,396.00 - £925,000.0045
Other£211,500.00£211,500.00 - £211,500.001
Terraced£830,626.88£530,000.00 - £1,100,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£504,220.27£123,750.00 - £1,160,000.0037
Terraced£567,000.00£475,000.00 - £632,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£417,750.00£134,750.00 - £645,000.0039
Terraced£870,875.00£710,000.00 - £1,275,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£455,152.78£175,000.00 - £1,900,000.0036
Other£325,000.00£50,000.00 - £600,000.002
Semi-Detached£650,000.00£650,000.00 - £650,000.001
Terraced£870,833.33£615,000.00 - £1,425,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£416,627.08£104,000.00 - £850,000.0048
Semi-Detached£665,000.00£665,000.00 - £665,000.001
Terraced£693,333.33£500,000.00 - £1,030,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,150,000.00£1,150,000.00 - £1,150,000.001
Flat£418,033.33£115,000.00 - £760,000.0030
Other£5,841,300.00£500.00 - £18,540,000.008
Terraced£754,041.67£460,000.00 - £1,015,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£436,678.57£126,000.00 - £652,500.0028
Other£45,000.00£45,000.00 - £45,000.001
Terraced£742,625.00£350,000.00 - £1,070,000.008
Schools in the SE16 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Albion Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding448 3-11SE167JD
Ilderton Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding272 3-11SE163LA
Riverside Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding299 3-11SE164PS
Rotherhithe Primary SchoolPrimary, Good368 3-11SE162PE
Southwark Park Primary SchoolPrimary, Good435 3-11SE162JH
Alfred Salter Primary SchoolPrimary, Good395 3-11SE167LP
St George's Cathedral Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good190 3-11SE16HR
St James' Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good481 2-11SE164SU
St Joseph's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding227 3-11SE162TY
St Jude's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good108 3-11SE16HA
Peter Hills with St Mary's and St Paul's CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good145 3-11SE165ED
St John's Roman Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Good230 3-11SE166SD
Harris Academy BermondseySecondary, Outstanding896 11-18SE163TZ
Ark Globe AcademySecondary, Good1341 3-18SE16AG
Galleywall Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding330 4-11SE163PB
Redriff Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding554 3-11SE165LQ
St Michael's Catholic CollegeSecondary, Outstanding918 11-18SE164UN
Compass School SouthwarkSecondary, Good386 11-16SE162BT
Bacon's CollegeSecondary, Good996 11-19SE166AT
John Keats Primary SchoolPrimary, Not Rated181 4-11SE163FN
St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, GoodNone 3-11SE164UP
Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' SchoolSecondary, OutstandingNone 11-16SE16EX
Amenities in the SE16 Postcode Area
  • Doubletree by hilton hotel london - docklands riverside, SE16 5HW
  • Thameside youth hostel, SE16 5PR
  • Ancient foresters, SE16 2HB
  • Brew by numbers, SE16 3RA
  • China hall, SE16 2XL
  • Craft beer junction, SE16 3RA
  • Fourpure brewing co, SE16 3LL
  • Millwall Cafe, SE16 3LF
  • Dirtybird restaurant, SE16 1PQ
  • Starbucks coffee company, SE16 7LL
  • The warehouse cafe se16, SE16 3DZ
  • Centerplate UK, SE16 3LN
  • Co-operative group food, SE16 4RR
  • Costcutters, SE16 2BE
  • Iceland, SE16 3RW
  • Sainsbury's, SE16 7ED
  • Sainsbury's, SE16 4RT
  • Albion fish bar, SE16 7JQ
  • Times kebab, SE16 3TP
  • Tinseltown, SE16 3RA
  • Twelves and eights, SE16 3RA
  • Vapey cakes, SE16 2AH
  • The wild room, SE16 4ET
  • M W Capture, SE16 3LF
  • Fitbeer ltd, SE16 4TZ
  • Natoora ltd, SE16 4RA
  • Oliveology, SE16 4RP
  • Naturesplus, SE16 4DG
  • The ham and cheese company ltd, SE16 3SF
  • Mochi pops limited, SE16 3DH
  • Snapery bakery, SE16 3EH
  • Bottlebrush ferments, SE16 4ET
  • Brigits cook ltd, SE16 2DB
  • Crown & queue meats ltd, SE16 3SF
  • Bede youth adventure project, SE16 2BS
  • Bromley emergency training and research ltd, SE16 2XB
  • Dalchini cakes and catering, SE16 5PF
  • Dynamic vines, SE16 4RA
  • Elysia catering, SE16 4RP
  • Chartwells, SE16 6SD
  • City of london academy (southwark), SE16 3PB
  • Compass group, SE16 2PL
  • Compass school southwark, SE16 4EE
  • Hatching dragon nursery, SE16 5DZ
  • Card factory, SE16 7LL
  • Inkas, SE16 3QL
  • Kurami, SE16 3DH
  • The league of adventure, SE16 7PJ
  • London Drinks Ltd, SE16 3LF
  • Aspinden wood centre, SE16 2DR
  • Bluegrove residential home- anchor hanover group, SE16 2JN
  • Bosco nursery, SE16 4RS
  • Choice support, SE16 2YA
  • German kindergarten, SE16 4QJ
  • Beetaly, SE16 7TE
  • Crux coffee n food ltd, SE16 7LL
  • Don arancini, SE16 7AR
  • Don sweet, SE16 7LL
  • Dude's doughnuts limited, SE16 4AW