Pursey avenue 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 Pursey avenue, Mendip, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, BA16 0SJ has a score of 13515 out of 32844.

We found 3 house sales in BA16 0SJ. The most recent transaction was number 2 that sold for £75,000 on 02 Sep 2010. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 2 that sold for £75,000 on 02 Sep 2010 and the lowest has been number 2 that sold for £47,625 on 17 Dec 2002. 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.

3 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
37 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
33 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
58 - 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: 297 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 3 Other asian, 3 Black, 1 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: 297
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 3
Black: 3
Mixed: 1
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 16
Mortgage: 47
Shared Ownership: 6
Council: 1
Social other: 26
Private rented: 36
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 2
Private other: 0
Rent free: 1

House prices

2, PURSEY AVENUE, BA16 0SJ, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Terraced house Sold for £75,000 on 02 Sep 2010
2, PURSEY AVENUE, BA16 0SJ, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Terraced house Sold for £70,000 on 03 Dec 2004
2, PURSEY AVENUE, BA16 0SJ, STREET, STREET, MENDIP Freehold, Terraced house Sold for £47,625 on 17 Dec 2002

In 2011 this place had 4 detached houses, 59 semi-detached houses, 69 terraced houses, 1 flats, 1 converted house shares, 1 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Terraced house.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 4
Semi-detached : 59
Terraced: 69
Flat: 1
Converted house share: 1
Flat in commercial: 1
Caravan: 0


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

No passport: 73
UK: 219
Ireland: 0
Other EU: 5
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 5
North America & Caribbean: 4
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: 173
Buddhist: 3
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 4
No religion: 101
Not stated: 23


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: 26
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 106
NVQ Level 1: 42
One A level: 80
NVQ Level 2: 57
Apprenticeship: 22
Two plus A level: 28
NVQ Level 3: 49
Degree: 18
NVQ Level 4-5: 9
Professional qualification: 20
Other vocational qualification: 48

The median age of this location's residents is 31.0 while the mean age is 30.875. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 38, 5-7 years: 15, 8-9 years: 11, 10-14 years: 12, 16-17 years: 3, 18-19 years: 11, 20-24 years: 20, 25-29 years: 32, 25-29 years: 32, 30-44 years: 73, 45-59 years: 67, 60-64 years: 13, 65-74 years: 6, 75-84 years: 1, 85-89 years: 0.

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 22 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.

139 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: 4
Three: 17
Four: 66
Five: 27
Six: 11
Seven: 3
Eight: 4
Nine: 3

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 38 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 16 households.

Household size

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

One: 38
Two: 54
Three: 20
Four: 19
Five: 2
Six: 2
Eight: 0


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 304
Males: 144
Females: 160


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

Total: 304
Very good: 139
Good: 118
Fair: 34
Bad: 10
Very bad: 3

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but BA16 0SJ is not one of them and it was first introduced on 31 Jul 1993.

Geographically this area resides in -2.725076 longitude and 51.125143 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 349354 eastings and 136456 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is ST493364. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

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

Its MSOA code is E02006060, its LSOA code is E01029071, 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 10 crimes in BA16 0SJ in December 2018. Our records show that there were 1 antisocial behaviours, 2 violence and anti-social behaviours, 0 burglaries, 5 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 0SJ.

Crime type Last outcome
Public orderUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Other theftUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation

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Longitude -2.725076
Latitude 51.125143
Easting 349354
Northing 136456
Altitude 22
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by BA16 0SJ postal code.


Locality STREET
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 014B
Grid Ref ST493364
District Code E07000187
London Zone
LSOA Code E01029071
MSOA Code E02006060
Middle Layer Super Output Area Mendip 014
Parish Code E04008589
Census Output Area E00148066
Constituency Code E14001026