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

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, BA16 0JF has a score of 14276 out of 32844.

We found 5 house sales in BA16 0JF. The most recent transaction was number GOSWELL HOUSE that sold for £75,000 on 06 Jul 2004. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 3 that sold for £125,000 on 27 Oct 2000 and the lowest has been number 6 that sold for £46,500 on 01 Dec 2000. 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.

26 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
26 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
18 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
17 - 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: 315 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 2 Black, 3 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: 315
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 0
Black: 2
Mixed: 3
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 50
Mortgage: 48
Shared Ownership: 1
Council: 1
Social other: 8
Private rented: 16
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 2
Private other: 0
Rent free: 0

House prices

GOSWELL HOUSE, 7, GOSWELL CLOSE, BA16 0JF, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £75,000 on 06 Jul 2004
6, GOSWELL CLOSE, BA16 0JF, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £66,000 on 13 Oct 2003
GOSWELL HOUSE, 7, GOSWELL CLOSE, BA16 0JF, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £59,950 on 25 Jul 2002
6, GOSWELL CLOSE, BA16 0JF, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £46,500 on 01 Dec 2000
3, GOSWELL CLOSE, BA16 0JF, STREET, MENDIP Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £125,000 on 27 Oct 2000

In 2011 this place had 43 detached houses, 30 semi-detached houses, 45 terraced houses, 8 flats, 5 converted house shares, 0 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Terraced house.

There are no flats, apartments nor maisonettes on Goswell close.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 43
Semi-detached : 30
Terraced: 45
Flat: 8
Converted house share: 5
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0


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

No passport: 85
UK: 232
Ireland: 0
Other EU: 2
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 1
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 1
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: 176
Buddhist: 1
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 1
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 7
No religion: 110
Not stated: 25


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: 59
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 95
NVQ Level 1: 19
One A level: 84
NVQ Level 2: 36
Apprenticeship: 17
Two plus A level: 41
NVQ Level 3: 28
Degree: 34
NVQ Level 4-5: 9
Professional qualification: 33
Other vocational qualification: 43

The median age of this location's residents is 42.0 while the mean age is 40.25938. The most frequent age group is Fourty-five to fifty-nine. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 18, 5-7 years: 10, 8-9 years: 11, 10-14 years: 26, 16-17 years: 11, 18-19 years: 10, 20-24 years: 13, 25-29 years: 8, 25-29 years: 8, 30-44 years: 63, 45-59 years: 65, 60-64 years: 16, 65-74 years: 24, 75-84 years: 29, 85-89 years: 7.

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 26 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.

161 had very good health and 2 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 0
Two: 5
Three: 5
Four: 7
Five: 20
Six: 44
Seven: 26
Eight: 10
Nine: 9

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 11 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 6 households.

Household size

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

One: 37
Two: 40
Three: 16
Four: 18
Five: 8
Six: 6
Eight: 1


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 320
Males: 169
Females: 151


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

Total: 320
Very good: 161
Good: 101
Fair: 42
Bad: 14
Very bad: 2

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but BA16 0JF is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -2.742863 longitude and 51.123179 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 348107 eastings and 136250 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is ST481362. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of BA16 0JF is E07000187 and its county code is E10000027.

Its MSOA code is E02006060, its LSOA code is E01029073, 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 9 crimes in BA16 0JF in December 2018. Our records show that there were 2 antisocial behaviours, 4 violence and anti-social behaviours, 1 burglaries, 1 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 0JF.

Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
BurglaryUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Other theftUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnable to prosecute suspect
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation

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Longitude -2.742863
Latitude 51.123179
Easting 348107
Northing 136250
Altitude 26
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by BA16 0JF postal code.


District MENDIP
County Somerset
District Mendip
Ward Street South
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 014D
Grid Ref ST481362
District Code E07000187
London Zone
LSOA Code E01029073
MSOA Code E02006060
Middle Layer Super Output Area Mendip 014
Parish Code E04008589
Census Output Area E00148069
Constituency Code E14001026