SG8 Postcode Area Information

Population
40,898
Avg Annual Income
£54,138
Full Time Employees
30.60%
Average Age
43.92

South Cambridgeshire, SG8 Postcode Area Overview

The SG8 postcode area is located in the South Cambridgeshire, North Hertfordshire, Uttlesford, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Essex postcode town, in the East of England, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a more diverse and youthful community compared to the larger group.

Here's a breakdown:

Population:

  • More families with young children (0-14 years old) compared to the surrounding area.
  • Fewer full-time students than the average.
  • More residents from mixed or multiple ethnic backgrounds.
  • Some residents rent houses from social housing providers.

Religion:

  • Predominantly Christian, but other faiths are more common than elsewhere.

Housing:

  • Mostly semi-detached houses, likely rented from social housing.

Employment:

  • Many residents work as professionals or associate professionals.

Overall: SG8 postcode area has a younger and more diverse population compared to the surrounding area. Families with young children are common, and residents tend to work in professional roles. Housing is mainly social housing, with a mix of semi-detached houses.

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

Electoral Wards

The SG8 postcode area covers Barrington, Bassingbourn, Ermine, Foxton, Littlebury, Chesterford & Wenden Lofts, Melbourn, Royston Heath, Royston Meridian, Royston Palace, The Mordens, Whittlesford electoral wards.

SG8 Postcode Map

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SG8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SG8 postcode area is 40,898. 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 36,238, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,837. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (19,408), followed by No religion (18,160).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (10,905), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (6,219).

Economic Status

Most people in the SG8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (14,108), while 9,269 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 13,617 adults have Level 4 education, while 4,529 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the SG8 area are

  • Professional occupations (5197)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (3462), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2905)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SG8 is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (13305), Between 45 to 54 (10731), and Between 55 to 64 (10428).

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 SG8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (7,816) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,774), and Small employers and own account workers (3,987).

Postcodes in SG8

There are total 7 postcode sectors present in the SG8 (listed below). The postcode SG8 has a total of 1789 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SG8
NameType
AreaSG8
Ward

Barrington

Bassingbourn

Ermine

Foxton

Littlebury, Chesterford & Wenden Lofts

Melbourn

Royston Heath

Royston Meridian

Royston Palace

The Mordens

Whittlesford

LTLA22South Cambridgeshire, North Hertfordshire, Uttlesford
UTLA22Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Essex
RegionEast of England
CountryEngland

South Cambridgeshire, SG8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

South Cambridgeshire, SG8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

41

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

5

Other crime

10

Other theft

7

Public order

2

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

12

Vehicle crime

81

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

15

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

16

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

17

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

57

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

16

Other theft

12

Public order

9

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

72

Violence and sexual offences

57

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other crime

21

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

2

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

78

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

65

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

3

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

17

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

53

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

20

Other theft

12

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

59

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

11

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

3

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

4

Other crime

11

Other theft

9

Public order

8

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

79

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

24

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

4

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

30

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

17

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

2

Shoplifting

16

Vehicle crime

64

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

14

Other theft

7

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SG8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SG8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£685,000.00£585,000.00 - £785,000.002
Flat£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
Semi-Detached£385,500.00£336,000.00 - £435,000.002
Terraced£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£984,375.00£545,000.00 - £1,750,000.004
Flat£131,500.00£125,000.00 - £138,000.002
Semi-Detached£390,500.00£310,000.00 - £577,000.004
Terraced£284,500.00£244,000.00 - £325,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£643,942.31£465,000.00 - £900,000.0014
Flat£209,858.00£174,645.00 - £260,000.005
Semi-Detached£735,000.00£735,000.00 - £735,000.002
Terraced£383,437.50£332,500.00 - £465,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£670,937.50£447,500.00 - £775,000.005
Flat£195,468.75£125,000.00 - £233,000.009
Other£1,220,000.00£1,220,000.00 - £1,220,000.001
Semi-Detached£394,000.00£295,000.00 - £465,000.0010
Terraced£301,400.00£230,000.00 - £375,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£676,775.00£460,000.00 - £1,275,000.0016
Flat£182,187.50£117,500.00 - £240,000.008
Other£400,000.00£400,000.00 - £400,000.001
Semi-Detached£434,000.00£305,000.00 - £740,000.0018
Terraced£337,363.64£260,500.00 - £420,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£732,500.00£635,000.00 - £830,000.002
Flat£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Terraced£350,000.00£330,000.00 - £370,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£613,300.00£360,000.00 - £795,000.0010
Flat£142,500.00£75,000.00 - £210,000.002
Other£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£438,500.00£384,000.00 - £470,000.004
Terraced£347,600.00£315,000.00 - £380,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£679,058.82£455,000.00 - £926,000.0017
Flat£195,312.50£74,000.00 - £325,000.008
Other£1,200,000.00£1,200,000.00 - £1,200,000.001
Semi-Detached£474,285.71£385,000.00 - £715,000.007
Terraced£332,916.67£267,500.00 - £395,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£732,500.00£450,000.00 - £1,200,000.0015
Flat£202,250.00£177,000.00 - £225,000.004
Other£775,000.00£775,000.00 - £775,000.001
Semi-Detached£307,000.00£219,000.00 - £500,000.006
Terraced£268,000.00£172,500.00 - £555,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£933,400.00£500,000.00 - £2,250,000.005
Flat£208,333.33£175,000.00 - £265,000.003
Other£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.001
Semi-Detached£295,841.67£190,000.00 - £485,100.007
Terraced£315,600.00£218,000.00 - £360,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£738,625.00£390,000.00 - £1,200,000.0012
Flat£216,800.00£180,000.00 - £290,000.005
Other£422,500.00£200,000.00 - £645,000.002
Semi-Detached£343,500.00£303,500.00 - £400,000.003
Terraced£221,718.75£150,000.00 - £350,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£646,372.50£347,000.00 - £1,200,000.0013
Flat£217,000.00£135,000.00 - £332,500.0010
Other£1,688,466.62£320,000.00 - £3,793,333.008
Semi-Detached£401,666.67£290,000.00 - £460,000.0012
Terraced£388,083.50£290,000.00 - £435,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£606,616.67£475,000.00 - £865,000.006
Flat£214,166.67£187,500.00 - £265,000.003
Other£1,360,000.00£1,360,000.00 - £1,360,000.001
Semi-Detached£378,750.00£315,000.00 - £440,000.004
Terraced£283,500.00£225,000.00 - £420,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£77,500.00£77,500.00 - £77,500.001
Terraced£309,875.00£309,875.00 - £309,875.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£586,713.33£260,000.00 - £1,100,000.0015
Flat£223,749.75£169,999.00 - £255,000.004
Other£470,822.40£72,500.00 - £1,550,000.005
Semi-Detached£516,000.00£375,000.00 - £712,500.008
Terraced£365,727.27£270,000.00 - £505,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£681,812.50£405,000.00 - £1,380,000.0016
Flat£548,187.50£192,500.00 - £860,000.005
Other£650,250.00£96,000.00 - £1,280,000.004
Semi-Detached£313,541.67£171,000.00 - £1,100,000.0023
Terraced£389,562.50£295,000.00 - £470,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£624,050.00£430,000.00 - £1,193,750.0014
Flat£192,750.00£104,000.00 - £255,000.005
Other£300,500.00£1,000.00 - £600,000.002
Semi-Detached£304,687.50£145,000.00 - £690,000.0011
Terraced£346,388.83£220,000.00 - £475,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£738,411.76£240,000.00 - £1,505,000.0017
Flat£198,000.00£177,000.00 - £235,000.003
Other£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Semi-Detached£459,255.55£320,000.00 - £860,000.0020
Terraced£340,846.15£245,000.00 - £535,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£725,275.93£405,000.00 - £1,800,000.0028
Flat£203,125.00£75,000.00 - £285,000.008
Other£1,097,500.00£240,000.00 - £1,575,000.003
Semi-Detached£425,776.32£225,000.00 - £780,000.0019
Terraced£399,017.86£307,500.00 - £447,500.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£715,465.25£200,000.00 - £1,000,000.0016
Flat£212,540.00£177,500.00 - £240,000.005
Other£2,458,636.25£280,000.00 - £8,500,000.004
Semi-Detached£373,910.71£315,000.00 - £600,000.0015
Terraced£367,033.33£247,000.00 - £460,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£800,250.00£365,000.00 - £1,400,000.0011
Flat£213,000.00£177,000.00 - £240,000.004
Other£627,000.00£420,000.00 - £834,000.002
Semi-Detached£408,863.64£290,000.00 - £565,000.0011
Terraced£313,113.64£260,000.00 - £450,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£876,295.20£425,000.00 - £2,200,000.0015
Flat£196,583.33£60,000.00 - £262,500.006
Other£223,000.00£186,000.00 - £260,000.002
Semi-Detached£392,227.27£321,500.00 - £470,000.0011
Terraced£330,636.36£140,000.00 - £500,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£730,976.19£370,000.00 - £2,500,000.0021
Flat£261,250.00£120,000.00 - £315,000.008
Semi-Detached£405,528.79£308,000.00 - £746,500.0013
Terraced£255,262.50£130,000.00 - £600,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£664,506.73£478,950.00 - £1,350,000.0017
Flat£161,333.33£70,000.00 - £222,000.006
Other£794,000.00£794,000.00 - £794,000.001
Semi-Detached£354,914.44£156,000.00 - £1,150,000.0015
Terraced£400,224.45£238,469.00 - £785,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£581,146.43£300,000.00 - £940,000.0019
Flat£217,200.00£168,000.00 - £240,000.0010
Other£776,401.00£252,802.00 - £1,300,000.002
Semi-Detached£371,444.44£177,000.00 - £625,000.0012
Terraced£288,562.50£205,000.00 - £515,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£568,285.95£300,000.00 - £1,300,000.0022
Flat£200,083.33£105,000.00 - £270,000.0012
Other£1,266,666.67£350,000.00 - £1,950,000.003
Semi-Detached£452,500.00£380,000.00 - £589,000.006
Terraced£336,440.31£260,000.00 - £515,000.0013
Schools in the SG8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Bassingbourn Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement379 5-11SG85NP
Fowlmere Primary SchoolPrimary, Good100 4-11SG87SL
Melbourn Primary SchoolPrimary, Good394 4-11SG86DB
Meldreth Primary SchoolPrimary, Good203 4-11SG86LA
Steeple Morden CofE VC Primary SchoolPrimary, Good175 4-11SG80PD
Petersfield CofE Aided Primary SchoolPrimary, Good118 4-11SG85QG
Chrishall Holy Trinity and St Nicholas CofE (Aided) Primary School and Pre-SchoolPrimary, Good109 2-11SG88QE
Reed First SchoolPrimary, Good44 3-9SG88AB
Tannery Drift SchoolPrimary, Good311 3-9SG85DE
Therfield First SchoolPrimary, Outstanding49 4-9SG89PP
Icknield Walk First SchoolPrimary, Outstanding345 3-9SG87EZ
Studlands Rise First SchoolPrimary, Good168 3-9SG89HB
Barley (VA) Church of England First SchoolPrimary, Good29 3-9SG88JW
Barkway VA Church of England First SchoolPrimary, Good43 4-9SG88EF
Bassingbourn Village CollegeSecondary, Good677 11-16SG85NJ
Melbourn Village CollegeSecondary, Good605 11-16SG86EF
King James Academy RoystonSecondary, Good976 9-18SG87JH
St Mary Roman Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding234 3-11SG87DB
Guilden Morden CofE Primary AcademyPrimary, Good74 4-11SG80JZ
Thriplow CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good121 4-11SG87RH
Roman Way AcademyPrimary, Inadequate177 3-9SG85EQ
Amenities in the SG8 Postcode Area
  • Banyers House, SG8 7BZ
  • Magnolia House B&B, SG8 7DG
  • Old Bull Inn, SG8 9AW
  • White Deer Lodge, SG8 8HA
  • Coach House Hotel, SG8 7PN
  • Saffron, SG8 7SR
  • Steeple Morden Bowls Club, SG8 0PD
  • The Pheasant, SG8 8SR
  • Bar 11, SG8 9BE
  • Barkway Park Golf Club, SG8 8EN
  • Barkway Village Hall, SG8 8BS
  • Costa Ltd, SG8 5PF
  • MT21 Cafe, SG8 5HN
  • The Fitness Lab, SG8 9DW
  • The Nest Royston, SG8 5AL
  • The Old School Coffee Company, SG8 0BW
  • The Spice Hut, SG8 6JR
  • Flying Dragon, SG8 6DN
  • Melbourn Fish Bar, SG8 6AB
  • British Raj Express, SG8 5AH
  • Fair Play After School Club Ltd, SG8 9HB
  • Fair Play ASHC, SG8 7EZ
  • Little Acorns Nursery, SG8 5AB
  • Margaret House, SG8 8JS
  • Rainbow Playgroup, SG8 5PT
  • CFR Agriculture & haulage, SG8 0DX
  • Cam Valley Orchard (Elbourn Apples), SG8 6ND
  • Tram Stop, SG8 5TD
  • Gerry's Refreshments, SG8 7HP
  • Markey Ltd, SG8 9RE
  • The Snack Shack, SG8 5HD
  • Carte Blanche, SG8 8NG
  • Bartlett Mitchell Ltd, SG8 6DP
  • Eternit Uk Ltd, SG8 5RN
  • Melbourn Community Hub, SG8 6DZ
  • South Farm, SG8 0HR
  • Days of Ashwell, SG8 9NN
  • Bury Lane Farm Shop, SG8 6DF
  • Davey's Butchers, SG8 6JP
  • Post Office, SG8 0QE
  • Spar, SG8 5LD
  • Aspens Services @ Guilden Morden Cofe Primary School, SG8 0JZ
  • Aspens Services @ Thriplow Cofe Va Primary School, SG8 7RH
  • HCL @ Fowlmere Primary School, SG8 7SL
  • HCL @ Meldreth Primary School, SG8 6LA
  • HCL @ Petersfield Primary School, SG8 5QG
  • Highland Group - Greenfelds Service Station, SG8 9NN
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, SG8 5GX
  • Marks And Spencer plc, SG8 5HN
  • Tesco, SG8 9JG
  • Tesco, SG8 5UA
  • Real View Foods Ltd, SG8 8EB
  • Cambridge Juice Co. Ltd., SG8 6JP