SS2 Postcode Area Information

Population
37,244
Avg Annual Income
£39,171
Full Time Employees
26.96%
Average Age
40.37

Southend-on-Sea, SS2 Postcode Area Overview

The SS2 postcode area is located in the Southend-on-Sea, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea, Essex postcode town, in the East of England, 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 SS2 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 SS2 postcode area covers Kursaal, Prittlewell, Roche South, Southchurch, St Laurence, St. Luke's, Victoria electoral wards.

SS2 Postcode Map

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SS2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SS2 postcode area is 37,244. 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 29,614, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,015. In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (17,542), followed by Christian (15,019).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (8,732), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (7,578).

Economic Status

Most people in the SS2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,301), while 7,477 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 7,536 adults have Does not apply education, while 5,005 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the SS2 area are

  • Professional occupations (2811)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (2109), and
  • Elementary occupations (1929)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SS2 is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (14538), Between 25 to 34 (10696), and Between 35 to 44 (10362).

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 SS2 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,575) followed by Semi-routine occupations (4,165), and Routine occupations (3,923).

Postcodes in SS2

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the SS2 (listed below). The postcode SS2 has a total of 829 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SS2
NameType
AreaSS2
Ward

Kursaal

Prittlewell

Roche South

Southchurch

St Laurence

St. Luke's

Victoria

LTLA22Southend-on-Sea, Rochford
UTLA22Southend-on-Sea, Essex
RegionEast of England
CountryEngland

Southend-on-Sea, SS2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Southend-on-Sea, SS2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

38

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

32

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

9

Other crime

23

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

4

Robbery

25

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

125

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

14

Drugs

5

Other crime

37

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

6

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

156

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

19

Drugs

7

Other crime

24

Other theft

9

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

6

Robbery

35

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

176

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

21

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

3

Robbery

31

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

23

Vehicle crime

145

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

9

Other crime

29

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

45

Public order

4

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

39

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

33

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

6

Other crime

20

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

4

Robbery

29

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

138

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

9

Other crime

25

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

5

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

16

Vehicle crime

149

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

17

Drugs

16

Other crime

21

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

31

Public order

4

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

182

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

7

Other crime

17

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

6

Robbery

20

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

171

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

34

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

8

Other crime

23

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

42

Public order

6

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

162

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

8

Other crime

27

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

11

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

27

Vehicle crime

158

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

36

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

6

Other crime

26

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

44

Public order

5

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

177

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

6

Other crime

23

Other theft

12

Possession of weapons

36

Public order

7

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

154

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

18

Drugs

10

Other crime

18

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

5

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

35

Vehicle crime

174

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

14

Drugs

6

Other crime

21

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

8

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

163

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SS2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SS2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£295,000.00£215,000.00 - £375,000.002
Flat£164,750.00£94,000.00 - £205,000.004
Semi-Detached£364,500.00£290,000.00 - £535,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£515,000.00£280,000.00 - £750,000.002
Flat£178,498.00£72,500.00 - £330,000.004
Other£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
Semi-Detached£330,000.00£315,000.00 - £355,000.003
Terraced£301,362.50£195,000.00 - £410,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,000.00£435,000.00 - £435,000.002
Flat£203,437.50£92,500.00 - £265,000.008
Other£302,500.00£300,000.00 - £305,000.002
Semi-Detached£290,000.00£265,000.00 - £340,000.003
Terraced£293,125.00£285,000.00 - £305,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£311,000.00£295,000.00 - £327,000.002
Flat£191,840.00£115,200.00 - £252,500.005
Other£143,000.00£60,000.00 - £265,000.005
Semi-Detached£350,272.73£270,000.00 - £405,000.0011
Terraced£301,300.00£195,000.00 - £402,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,857.14£325,000.00 - £595,000.007
Flat£183,181.82£115,000.00 - £305,000.0011
Other£220,833.33£180,000.00 - £302,500.004
Semi-Detached£376,071.43£280,000.00 - £602,500.0021
Terraced£266,431.82£189,000.00 - £440,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Terraced£301,000.00£301,000.00 - £301,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£362,500.00£225,000.00 - £500,000.002
Flat£155,105.71£91,240.00 - £248,000.007
Other£380,000.00£380,000.00 - £380,000.001
Semi-Detached£398,083.33£330,000.00 - £440,000.006
Terraced£293,375.00£212,000.00 - £355,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£425,000.00£390,000.00 - £455,000.003
Flat£139,600.00£100,000.00 - £170,000.005
Other£196,250.50£190,000.00 - £202,501.002
Semi-Detached£273,208.33£180,000.00 - £555,000.0019
Terraced£331,312.50£272,000.00 - £421,500.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£340,000.00£325,000.00 - £355,000.002
Flat£169,714.29£80,000.00 - £218,000.007
Semi-Detached£348,625.00£270,000.00 - £475,000.008
Terraced£374,318.18£235,000.00 - £1,130,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£489,400.00£345,000.00 - £575,000.005
Flat£171,833.33£84,000.00 - £238,000.006
Semi-Detached£327,500.00£240,000.00 - £385,000.004
Terraced£292,481.82£197,500.00 - £355,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£760,000.00£760,000.00 - £760,000.001
Flat£194,500.00£110,000.00 - £223,000.005
Other£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
Semi-Detached£340,000.00£335,000.00 - £345,000.002
Terraced£213,750.00£145,000.00 - £432,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£516,666.67£425,000.00 - £590,000.006
Flat£176,977.27£71,750.00 - £235,000.0011
Other£15,000.00£15,000.00 - £15,000.001
Semi-Detached£398,483.33£273,500.00 - £580,000.0018
Terraced£271,645.00£185,000.00 - £345,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£212,400.00£110,000.00 - £260,000.005
Other£480,000.00£200,000.00 - £760,000.002
Semi-Detached£324,666.67£247,000.00 - £492,000.006
Terraced£294,583.33£205,000.00 - £357,500.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£165,000.00£78,000.00 - £202,000.004
Other£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.002
Semi-Detached£334,800.00£300,000.00 - £362,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£325,000.00 - £565,000.003
Flat£242,535.71£81,000.00 - £288,000.0015
Other£283,000.00£26,000.00 - £580,000.003
Semi-Detached£418,812.50£260,000.00 - £625,000.0016
Terraced£237,555.56£150,000.00 - £480,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£496,875.00£340,000.00 - £675,000.004
Flat£221,192.31£70,000.00 - £260,000.0014
Other£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
Semi-Detached£297,458.33£222,000.00 - £440,000.0013
Terraced£261,019.23£174,000.00 - £475,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£418,000.00£335,000.00 - £545,000.006
Flat£193,861.11£90,000.00 - £260,000.0018
Other£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.001
Semi-Detached£375,821.43£243,000.00 - £480,000.0014
Terraced£250,781.25£170,000.00 - £385,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£383,750.00£332,500.00 - £435,000.002
Flat£172,305.56£58,500.00 - £270,000.0018
Semi-Detached£367,653.85£250,000.00 - £502,500.0013
Terraced£254,666.50£185,000.00 - £425,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,454,666.67£344,000.00 - £3,600,000.003
Flat£188,291.67£80,000.00 - £265,000.0012
Other£205,000.00£205,000.00 - £205,000.001
Semi-Detached£381,261.90£240,000.00 - £525,000.0021
Terraced£255,250.00£166,500.00 - £420,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£436,400.00£280,000.00 - £550,000.005
Flat£186,214.29£70,500.00 - £245,000.0015
Other£287,400.00£264,800.00 - £310,000.002
Semi-Detached£372,620.00£300,000.00 - £455,000.0010
Terraced£236,821.43£165,000.00 - £370,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,400.00£315,000.00 - £552,000.005
Flat£161,082.50£61,000.00 - £242,000.0016
Other£507,000.00£1,000.00 - £1,500,000.003
Semi-Detached£349,340.00£275,000.00 - £432,000.0015
Terraced£230,575.00£155,000.00 - £385,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£460,428.57£328,000.00 - £630,000.007
Flat£180,607.14£62,000.00 - £275,000.0014
Other£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
Semi-Detached£273,583.33£220,000.00 - £450,000.0016
Terraced£260,153.30£183,000.00 - £377,500.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£392,200.00£282,000.00 - £485,000.005
Flat£198,363.64£156,000.00 - £239,000.0011
Other£113,659.00£113,659.00 - £113,659.001
Semi-Detached£353,928.57£250,000.00 - £470,000.0014
Terraced£310,875.00£230,000.00 - £387,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£775,000.00£465,000.00 - £950,000.003
Flat£165,439.69£66,000.00 - £265,000.0016
Other£525,000.00£525,000.00 - £525,000.001
Semi-Detached£324,414.29£194,800.00 - £440,000.0014
Terraced£255,014.71£201,000.00 - £391,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£372,500.00£310,000.00 - £500,000.006
Flat£171,636.36£90,000.00 - £220,000.0011
Other£442,000.00£151,000.00 - £925,000.003
Semi-Detached£246,150.00£200,000.00 - £390,000.0011
Terraced£224,721.25£150,000.00 - £355,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£410,000.00 - £410,000.001
Flat£186,953.12£86,000.00 - £265,000.0016
Other£1,300,000.00£1,300,000.00 - £1,300,000.001
Semi-Detached£323,500.00£230,000.00 - £390,000.0012
Terraced£225,514.06£165,000.00 - £372,500.0018
Schools in the SS2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Mary's, Prittlewell, CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good669 4-11SS26JH
Southend High School for GirlsSecondary, Outstanding1252 11-18SS24UZ
Southend YMCA Community SchoolPRU, Good9 14-18SS26LH
Victory Park AcademyPRU, Requires improvement27 5-16SS25LG
Sutton House AcademySpecial, Requires improvement64 5-16SS25LG
Southchurch High SchoolSecondary, Inadequate821 11-16SS24XA
Hamstel Junior SchoolPrimary, Good572 7-11SS24PQ
Hamstel Infant School and NurseryPrimary, Good488 3-7SS24PQ
Bournemouth Park AcademyPrimary, Good602 4-11SS25JN
St Nicholas SchoolSpecial, Good88 11-16SS24RL
Kingsdown SchoolSpecial, Good123 3-14SS26XT
Temple Sutton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good789 3-11SS24BA
Cecil Jones Academy Secondary, Inadequate793 11-18SS24BU
Amenities in the SS2 Postcode Area
  • Lonsdale Convenience Store, SS2 4LX
  • Premier Supermarket, SS2 6HJ
  • Prince Food And Wine, SS2 6RL
  • Blo, SS2 6HS
  • B And M Stores, SS2 6FW
  • Skylark Hotel, SS2 6UN
  • Holiday Inn Southend, SS2 6ZH
  • Premier Inn, SS2 6GB
  • Westcliff Rugby & Football Club, SS2 6UN
  • Guildford, SS2 5PB
  • Mecca Bingo, SS2 5PY
  • Old Walnut Tree, SS2 4XA
  • Railway Tavern, SS2 6LH
  • Cookies & Cones Express, SS2 5SP
  • Esquires Coffee Southend, SS2 5SG
  • Palms, SS2 4FA
  • Phantom Fusion, SS2 5BG
  • Gate Aviation Services, SS2 6YF
  • The Co-Operative Group Food Ltd, SS2 5PB
  • Waitrose Superstore (and Petrol Station), SS2 4DQ
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, SS2 6AH
  • ANSPRO International, Essex - African And Caribbean Food, SS2 5DD
  • Co-operative Group, SS2 6SP
  • The Faded Frappe, SS2 6QR
  • Amici, SS2 6UW
  • Aroma House, SS2 5PF
  • Asian Station, SS2 6NW
  • Best Kebab, SS2 6HH
  • Boscombe Lodge, SS2 5JD
  • Boulevard Lodge, SS2 4UT
  • Bradbury Home, SS2 6DA
  • Braemar Lodge Residential Home, SS2 6NL
  • Cedars Care Home, SS2 6FQ
  • Harpers Hot Box, SS2 5QB
  • The Boundary By Cricket Pavillion, SS2 4FA
  • Dutzys Diamond Ices, SS2 6UD
  • Good Grind Coffee Co, SS2 4LS
  • Joe Eats, SS2 5JD
  • Kent Elms Tennis Club, SS2 6UN
  • Skycafe, SS2 6YF
  • Stobart Jet Centre, SS2 6YF
  • Ferndale Baptist Church Hall, SS2 4ET
  • Garon Golf Complex, SS2 4PT
  • Harrison Catering Services Ltd, SS2 4BU
  • Hamstel Infants And Junior School - Pabulum Ltd, SS2 4PQ
  • Kingsdown School, SS2 6XT
  • Pabulum Ltd, SS2 5JN
  • Southchurch High School, SS2 4XA