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IntroductionME1 1QD

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the ME1 1QD postcode area in Medway.

We've got loads of statistics for ME1 1QD, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsME1 1QD

What social class do the population of ME1 1QD belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is ME1 1QD in Medway, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about ME1 1QD from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 85%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 90%Male
  • 10%Female

From the last census, 90% of people in ME11QD male, and 10% female. Men outnumber women in Rochester West.


  • 34%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 34% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 42%SINGLE
  • 37%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in ME1 1QD is 42%. Single and 'other' people is 60%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 11%NON-WHITE

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


  • 87.2%WORKING

4.5% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in ME1 1QD, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

ME1 1QD Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around ME1 1QD, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in ME1 1QD

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

ME1 1QD Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around ME1 1QD reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

ME1 1QD Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area ME11QD. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in ME1 1QD

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the ME1 1QD area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near ME1 1QD

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to ME1 1QD.

Travel around ME1 1QD

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near ME1 1QD

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the ME1 1QD area.

Taxis near ME1 1QD

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near ME1 1QD

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near ME1 1QD


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around ME1 1QD.

What's on near ME1 1QD

Local Attractions


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Attractions near ME1 1QD

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area ME1 1QD.

Hotels near ME1 1QD

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 1QD, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information ME1 1QD

Local Amenities

Banks near ME1 1QD


Find the nearest bank or building society in ME1 1QD. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near ME1 1QD

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the ME1 1QD postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near ME1 1QD



The nearest schools in the ME1 1QD area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near ME1 1QD

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres ME1 1QD

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in ME1 1QD


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near ME1 1QD.

Emergencies in ME1 1QD

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in ME1 1QD



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around ME1 1QD. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in ME1 1QD

Essential InformationME1 1QD

ME11QD Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeME1 1QD
Postal TownMedway
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

ME11QD Postal District

Compass Postal District

ME1 1QD postcode is located in the postal town of Medway. Medway postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode ME1 1QD.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Strood0.5 miles S
Chatham0.8 miles E
Rochester0.8 miles E
Brompton1.5 miles E
Gillingham2.9 miles E
Shorne3 miles W
Higham3.3 miles NW
Cliffe4.1 miles N
Cliffe-at-Hoo4.1 miles N
Cooling4.3 miles N
East Tilbury4.4 miles NW
Cobham4.4 miles W
Holborough4.6 miles SW
Luddesdown4.7 miles W
Halling5 miles SW
London28 miles W
Glasgow358 miles NW
Edinburgh346 miles NW
Cardiff159 miles W
Liverpool201 miles NW
Southampton90 miles W
Saint Ives108 miles W

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