Houndwood drove is in Mendip in the county of Somerset which resides in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the Street North ward, which is in the constituency of Wells. This page is a collection of useful information for Houndwood drove, Mendip, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, BA16 9PN has a score of 19280 out of 32844.

We found 3 house sales in BA16 9PN. The most recent transaction was number 1 that sold for £154,000 on 02 Jun 2006. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 3 that sold for £199,000 on 28 Oct 2005 and the lowest has been number 2 that sold for £49,000 on 12 Feb 1999. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

Social grade

The figures shown are per-household between the ages of 16-64.

19 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
25 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
32 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
24 - DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 326 White, 0 Gypsy, 4 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 2 Mixed.


According to the 2011 Census, the UK population claims itself as 87% white. The second largest group are asian 6% and black 3%.

White: 326
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 4
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 3
Other Asian: 0
Black: 0
Mixed: 2
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 45
Mortgage: 59
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 0
Social other: 1
Private rented: 22
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 1
Private other: 1
Rent free: 0

House prices

1, HOUNDWOOD DROVE, BA16 9PN, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £154,000 on 02 Jun 2006
3, HOUNDWOOD DROVE, BA16 9PN, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £199,000 on 28 Oct 2005
2, HOUNDWOOD DROVE, BA16 9PN, STREET, MENDIP Leasehold, Terraced house Sold for £49,000 on 12 Feb 1999

In 2011 this place had 23 detached houses, 55 semi-detached houses, 46 terraced houses, 3 flats, 3 converted house shares, 0 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Semi-Detached house.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 23
Semi-detached : 55
Terraced: 46
Flat: 3
Converted house share: 3
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0


Please bear in mind that an individual may hold one or more passports.

No passport: 46
UK: 276
Ireland: 1
Other EU: 3
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 8
North America & Caribbean: 1
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0


The UK is mainly a Christian country, with 59% of residents. 25% of the population claim to have no religion. 4% of the population identify themselves as Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 0.7% Sikh, 0.5% Jewish, 0.4% Buddhist, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Christian: 194
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 1
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 2
No religion: 112
Not stated: 26


Income rank


Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income

Employment rank


Proportion of the working-age population in an area involuntarily excluded from the labour market

Education skills rank


Lack of attainment skills in local population

Health rank


Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life

Crime rank


Risk of personal victimisation

Living environment rank


Measures the quality of the local environment

Income affecting children rank


Proportion of all children aged 0 to 15 living in income deprived families

Income affecting older rank


Proportion of all those aged 60 or over who experience income deprivation.

Children rank


Attainment of qualifications among children

Adult skill rank


Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population

Geographical barrier rank


Physical proximity of local services

Wider barrier rank


Accessability of housing due to affordability

Indoor rank


Quality of housing

Outdoor rank


E.g. Air quality, road accidents


No qualification: 47
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 120
NVQ Level 1: 18
One A level: 84
NVQ Level 2: 53
Apprenticeship: 17
Two plus A level: 29
NVQ Level 3: 44
Degree: 25
NVQ Level 4-5: 12
Professional qualification: 22
Other vocational qualification: 62

The median age of this location's residents is 34.0 while the mean age is 35.08358. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 22, 5-7 years: 19, 8-9 years: 10, 10-14 years: 21, 16-17 years: 13, 18-19 years: 10, 20-24 years: 21, 25-29 years: 19, 25-29 years: 19, 30-44 years: 81, 45-59 years: 55, 60-64 years: 19, 65-74 years: 20, 75-84 years: 15, 85-89 years: 3.

This location in Street is categorised as Urban city and town.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 15 metres above sea level. Areas at higher altitudes could be more favourable due to the expected rise of sea levels in the not so distant future.

164 had very good health and 3 had very bad in this area.

Room number

This data lists the total number of room each house have.

One: 0
Two: 2
Three: 6
Four: 19
Five: 29
Six: 40
Seven: 20
Eight: 8
Nine: 5

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 15 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 3 households.

Household size

This data lists the total number of people normally resident within each household.

One: 30
Two: 45
Three: 17
Four: 23
Five: 12
Six: 2
Eight: 0


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 335
Males: 165
Females: 170


Health is usually influenced by age and the affluence of a neighbourhood, since deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Total: 335
Very good: 164
Good: 138
Fair: 24
Bad: 6
Very bad: 3

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but BA16 9PN is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -2.749326 longitude and 51.127877 latitude.

If you are interested in getting to know more about the location codes of this area then it might also be valuable that it resides 347660 eastings and 136778 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is ST476367. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of BA16 9PN is E07000187 and its county code is E10000027.

Its MSOA code is E02006060, its LSOA code is E01029070, its parish code is E04008589 and its constituency code is E14001026. These codes can come handy when you want to find out more about this location as not all services work with postcode.

Furthermore this area is in a national park.

We found 20 crimes in BA16 9PN in December 2018. Our records show that there were 0 antisocial behaviours, 5 violence and anti-social behaviours, 0 burglaries, 3 criminal damage and arsons, 0 drugs and 0 vehicle crimes. For more detailed analysis please continue reading as we have data for each crime type and all the nearby streets, close to BA16 9PN.

Crime type Last outcome
Other theftUnder investigation
Other theftUnder investigation
Other theftUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
ShopliftingUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnable to prosecute suspect
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnable to prosecute suspect
Violence and sexual offencesUnable to prosecute suspect
Crime type Last outcome
Bicycle theftUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
ShopliftingUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation

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Longitude -2.749326
Latitude 51.127877
Easting 347660
Northing 136778
Altitude 15
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by BA16 9PN postal code.


District MENDIP
County Somerset
District Mendip
Ward Street North
Country England
Constituency Wells
Region South West
Parish Street


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E10000027
National Park
Built Up Area Street
Built Up Subdivision
Lower Layer Super Output Area Mendip 014A
Grid Ref ST476367
District Code E07000187
London Zone
LSOA Code E01029070
MSOA Code E02006060
Middle Layer Super Output Area Mendip 014
Parish Code E04008589
Census Output Area E00148064
Constituency Code E14001026