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IntroductionME1 2RH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the ME1 2RH postcode area in Medway.

We've got loads of statistics for ME1 2RH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsME1 2RH

What social class do the population of ME1 2RH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is ME1 2RH 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 2RH from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 54.2%Male
  • 45.8%Female

From the last census, 54.2% of people in ME12RH male, and 45.8% female. Men outnumber women in Rochester South and Horsted.


  • 24%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 18%DE

According to census records, 24% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in ME1 2RH is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 85%WHITE
  • 15%NON-WHITE

85% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88%WORKING

3.8% 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 2RH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

ME1 2RH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around ME1 2RH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in ME1 2RH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

ME1 2RH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around ME1 2RH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

ME1 2RH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area ME12RH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in ME1 2RH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the ME1 2RH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near ME1 2RH

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to ME1 2RH.

Travel around ME1 2RH

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 2RH

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 2RH area.

Taxis near ME1 2RH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 2RH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near ME1 2RH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near ME1 2RH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around ME1 2RH.

What's on near ME1 2RH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near ME1 2RH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near ME1 2RH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area ME1 2RH.

Hotels near ME1 2RH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 2RH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information ME1 2RH

Local Amenities

Banks near ME1 2RH


Find the nearest bank or building society in ME1 2RH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near ME1 2RH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the ME1 2RH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near ME1 2RH



The nearest schools in the ME1 2RH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near ME1 2RH

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres ME1 2RH

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in ME1 2RH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near ME1 2RH.

Emergencies in ME1 2RH

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 2RH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around ME1 2RH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in ME1 2RH

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ME12RH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeME1 2RH
Postal TownMedway
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

ME12RH Postal District

Compass Postal District

ME1 2RH 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 2RH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chatham1.2 miles N
Rochester1.2 miles N
Strood1.4 miles NW
Brompton2.5 miles N
Gillingham3.2 miles NE
Holborough3.6 miles SW
Burham3.7 miles SW
Rainham3.8 miles E
Halling4.2 miles SW
Shorne4.3 miles NW
Bredhurst4.5 miles SE
Snodland4.9 miles SW
Luddesdown5 miles W
Higham5.1 miles NW
Cobham5.2 miles W
London29 miles W
Glasgow360 miles NW
Edinburgh348 miles NW
Cardiff160 miles W
Liverpool203 miles NW
Southampton90 miles W
Saint Ives108 miles W

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A race involving plastic ducks as part of a town's festival has been scrapped following the disappearance of Lucas Dobson.

Kent Online

Dover Athletic 1-2 Torquay United

Asa Hall scores and is then sent off as Torquay held on to secure a victory at Dover.

BBC News

Pervert wanted to lure schoolgirl into 'world of bondage'

A man who travelled more than 100 miles to meet a "teenager" for kinky sex is now behind bars.

Kent Online

Inland gets go-ahead for largest ever development

Inland Homes has been granted planning permission for its largest ever scheme on for the former site of Tesco's headquarters in Hertfordshire.

Property Week

BrewDog to make Cambridge debut

LaSalle Investment Management has secured a 3,780 sq ft letting to BrewDog at 15 Bene't Street in Cambridge city centre.

Property Week

Lucas Dobson: Everything we know so far

The search for a six-year-old boy who fell into the River Stour continues - here's what we know so far.

Kent Online

Sovereign Centros picked as 400m development partner in Hertfordshire

Sovereign Centros has been selected as development partner for a 400m mixed-use scheme at Brookfield Riverside, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire.

Property Week

Teacher suffers serious burns in petrol station explosion

A teacher from Kent is in hospital after a petrol station exploded in Cambodia.

Kent Online

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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