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Kingston Upon Thames (KT21)

The KT21 postcode area is located in the Kingston Upon Thames postcode town region, within the county of Surrey, and contains a total of 555 individual postcodes.

There are 3 electoral wards in the KT21 postcode area, including Addlestone, Ashtead, Chertsey, Chessington, Cobham, East Molesey, Epsom, Esher, Kingston Upon Thames, Leatherhead, New Malden, Surbiton, Tadworth, Thames Ditton, Walton-On-Thames, West Byfleet, West Molesey, Weybridge, Worcester Park which come under the local authority of the Mole Valley Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 43% of people in KT21 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of KT21 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.

KT21 is a postcode in the Kingston upon Thames district of Greater London, England. It covers parts of the Chessington and Hook Rise areas of the borough, including Chessington World of Adventures, Chessington Garden Centre, the Banstead Downs Golf Club, and the Hook Rise North Industrial Estate.

KT21 is served by both South West Trains and First Capital Connect, providing easy transportation to major London terminals such as London Waterloo, London Victoria, and London Bridge. The Chessington and Hook Rise South National Rail train station is located off the A243 (Leatherhead Road) near Chessington Garden Centre, while Hook Rise North and Kingston Road are served by the 445 bus from Kingston upon Thames.

KT21 is home to numerous schools, including Chessington Community College, The Beacon Primary School, and St. Mary's RC Primary School. There is also a variety of convenience stores, neighbourhood pubs, and fast food restaurants.

The areas of Chessington and Hook Rise are a popular destination for visitors and locals alike, with nearby attraction sites including Chessington World of Adventures, Chessington Zoo, a number of golf courses, and the Banstead Downs. There are also several sports fields and grounds to explore or play in, including Woodfield Broadway, Lower Coombe Fields, and Hook Rise North.

The area also boasts a number of parks and open spaces, such as Chessington Park, Chessington Wood, Mustill Firs, and the Rayon Court Open Space. All of these open spaces provide a great place to enjoy the outdoors, as well as to go for a walk, for a run, or cycling.

The streets of KT21 are lined with terraced and semi-detached houses, as well as some purpose-built apartments and maisonettes. Local amenities include a post office, churches, public houses, cafes, restaurants, and convenience stores.

KT21 is served by a number of bus routes, making it easy to get around the local area, as well as into surrounding districts, such as Epsom and Sutton. Chessington South station is also the closest train station to the area.

KT21 is an area of Greater London that has plenty to offer both residents and visitors, with its convenient transportation links, amenity-rich environment, and variety of leisure activities.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 91%WORKING

9% of people in KT21 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 43%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 10%DE

According to census records, 43% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Surrey

KT21 is located in the county of Surrey, in England.

Surrey has a total population of 1,176,500, making it the 13th largest county in the UK.

Surrey has a total area of 642 square miles, and a population density of 707 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Surrey Postal Town Map
Outward CodeKT21
Postal TownKingston Upon Thames
MSOA NameMole Valley 001
LSOA NameMole Valley 001E
Local AuthorityMole Valley
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

KT21 Electoral Wards

The postal region of KT21, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Lower Ashtead
Malden Rushett
The Wells
Browse Postcodes in KT21

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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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