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

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, BA16 9QL has a score of 22234 out of 32844.

We found 3 house sales in BA16 9QL. The most recent transaction was number 125 that sold for £125,000 on 21 Oct 2011. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 119 that sold for £187,000 on 11 Jun 2010 and the lowest has been number 125 that sold for £125,000 on 21 Oct 2011. 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.

12 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
19 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
24 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
14 - 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: 207 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 2 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: 207
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 2
Black: 0
Mixed: 2
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 34
Mortgage: 31
Shared Ownership: 2
Council: 3
Social other: 8
Private rented: 9
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 1

House prices

125, MAIN STREET, BA16 9QL, STREET, WALTON, MENDIP Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £125,000 on 21 Oct 2011
119, MAIN STREET, BA16 9QL, STREET, WALTON, MENDIP Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £187,000 on 11 Jun 2010
109, MAIN STREET, BA16 9QL, STREET, WALTON, MENDIP Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £156,999 on 15 Nov 2004

In 2011 this place had 24 detached houses, 26 semi-detached houses, 40 terraced houses, 0 flats, 0 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: 24
Semi-detached : 26
Terraced: 40
Flat: 0
Converted house share: 0
Flat in commercial: 1
Caravan: 0


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

No passport: 51
UK: 159
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: 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: 131
Buddhist: 2
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 3
No religion: 64
Not stated: 11


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: 38
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 62
NVQ Level 1: 20
One A level: 51
NVQ Level 2: 36
Apprenticeship: 10
Two plus A level: 23
NVQ Level 3: 26
Degree: 26
NVQ Level 4-5: 9
Professional qualification: 18
Other vocational qualification: 23

The median age of this location's residents is 38.0 while the mean age is 38.1327. The most frequent age group is Fourty-five to fifty-nine. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 15, 5-7 years: 9, 8-9 years: 4, 10-14 years: 21, 16-17 years: 1, 18-19 years: 3, 20-24 years: 8, 25-29 years: 13, 25-29 years: 13, 30-44 years: 42, 45-59 years: 49, 60-64 years: 15, 65-74 years: 16, 75-84 years: 10, 85-89 years: 1.

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 30 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.

104 had very good health and 1 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 0
Two: 0
Three: 2
Four: 12
Five: 31
Six: 20
Seven: 9
Eight: 8
Nine: 6

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 9 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 5 households.

Household size

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

One: 19
Two: 37
Three: 15
Four: 13
Five: 3
Six: 1
Eight: 0


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 211
Males: 108
Females: 103


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

Total: 211
Very good: 104
Good: 78
Fair: 21
Bad: 7
Very bad: 1

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

Geographically this area resides in -2.775289 longitude and 51.123463 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 345838 eastings and 136305 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is ST458363. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

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

Its MSOA code is E02006058, its LSOA code is E01029055, its parish code is E04008593 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 1 crimes in BA16 9QL in December 2018. Our records show that there were 0 antisocial behaviours, 0 violence and anti-social behaviours, 0 burglaries, 0 criminal damage and arsons, 0 drugs and 1 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 9QL.

Crime type Last outcome
Vehicle crimeUnder investigation

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Longitude -2.775289
Latitude 51.123463
Easting 345838
Northing 136305
Altitude 30
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by BA16 9QL postal code.


Locality WALTON
District MENDIP
County Somerset
District Mendip
Ward Moor
Country England
Constituency Wells
Region South West
Parish Walton


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E10000027
National Park
Built Up Area Street
Built Up Subdivision
Lower Layer Super Output Area Mendip 012C
Grid Ref ST458363
District Code E07000187
London Zone
LSOA Code E01029055
MSOA Code E02006058
Middle Layer Super Output Area Mendip 012
Parish Code E04008593
Census Output Area E00147971
Constituency Code E14001026