TA16 Postcode Area Information

Population
1,747
Avg Annual Income
£41,300
Full Time Employees
24.10%
Average Age
48.91

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the South Somerset, Somerset postcode town, in the South West, England region.

This is an area with an older population, with most residents being between 65 and 84 years old. There are not many children or young adults living here. Most people are Christian and white.

Unemployment is low and many people work in professional or managerial roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The postcode area covers South Petherton & Islemoor electoral wards.

TA16 Postcode Map

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TA16 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of TA16 postcode area is 1,747. 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 1,700, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 16. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (965), followed by No religion (644).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (589), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (399).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Retired (779), while 607 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 415 adults have Level 4 education, while 276 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations are

  • Skilled trades occupations (140)
  • Professional occupations (125), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (106)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 49 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 65 to 74 (1603), Between 55 to 64 (1602), and Between 45 to 54 (1392).

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 Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (305) followed by Small employers and own account workers (224), and Semi-routine occupations (213).

ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaTA16
Ward

South Petherton & Islemoor

LTLA22South Somerset
UTLA22Somerset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland

TA16 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

2

Anti-social behaviour

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

8

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other theft

3

Shoplifting

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other theft

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Other theft

2

Anti-social behaviour

2

Other theft

1

Violence and sexual offences

2

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

3

Violence and sexual offences

1

Other theft

3

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Public order

3

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Burglary

1

Other crime

4

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Shoplifting

1

Violence and sexual offences

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

2

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Violence and sexual offences

TA16 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£515,000.00£515,000.00 - £515,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£495,000.00£495,000.00 - £495,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£10,000.00£10,000.00 - £10,000.001
Terraced£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£659,250.00£517,500.00 - £801,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Semi-Detached£261,500.00£255,000.00 - £268,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£305,000.00£305,000.00 - £305,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£225,000.00£185,000.00 - £265,000.002
Terraced£235,000.00£140,000.00 - £330,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£205,000.00£205,000.00 - £205,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£415,000.00£415,000.00 - £415,000.001
Semi-Detached£298,600.00£298,600.00 - £298,600.001
Terraced£187,500.00£187,500.00 - £187,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£237,500.00£237,500.00 - £237,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£795,000.00£795,000.00 - £795,000.001
Terraced£206,250.00£132,500.00 - £280,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£258,783.33£240,000.00 - £286,350.003
Terraced£333,000.00£169,000.00 - £610,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Terraced£365,000.00£265,000.00 - £465,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£470,000.00£470,000.00 - £470,000.001
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£280,000.00£280,000.00 - £280,000.001
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Semi-Detached£261,000.00£250,000.00 - £272,000.002
Terraced£252,500.00£200,000.00 - £280,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£450,000.00£450,000.00 - £450,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£345,000.00£315,000.00 - £375,000.002
Semi-Detached£256,000.00£256,000.00 - £256,000.001
Terraced£217,500.00£205,000.00 - £230,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£294,000.00£294,000.00 - £294,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£320,000.00£320,000.00 - £320,000.001
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Merriott Primary SchoolPrimary, Good108 5-11TA165PT
Amenities
  • Merriott Social Club, TA16 5NP
  • The Kings Head, TA16 5PR
  • The Feed Station, TA16 5PS
  • Co-op, TA16 5NQ
  • Moorlands Residential Home, TA16 5NF
  • The New Careford Lodge Ltd, TA16 5PR
  • ARK at Egwood CIC, TA16 5QN
  • Rainbow Grazing Co Ltd, TA16 6QR
  • ARK, TA16 5QG
  • Sheila Wakeman, TA16 5QH
  • The Good Bird Bakery, TA16 5PH
  • Manor Farm Farm Shop and Egg Packer, TA16 5NP
  • Merriott Service Station (formerly Broadway Service Station), TA16 5QH
  • Merriott Squash Club, TA16 5NP
  • Merriott Primary School, TA16 5PT