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IntroductionME1 3LU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the ME1 3LU postcode area in Medway.

We've got loads of statistics for ME1 3LU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsME1 3LU

What social class do the population of ME1 3LU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is ME1 3LU 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 3LU from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in ME13LU male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in Rochester West.


  • 16%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 16% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 55%SINGLE
  • 29%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in ME1 3LU is 55%. Single and 'other' people is 44%.


  • 81%WHITE
  • 20%NON-WHITE

81% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 71.2%WORKING

21.3% 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 3LU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

ME1 3LU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around ME1 3LU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in ME1 3LU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

ME1 3LU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around ME1 3LU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

ME1 3LU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area ME13LU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in ME1 3LU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the ME1 3LU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near ME1 3LU

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to ME1 3LU.

Travel around ME1 3LU

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 3LU

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 3LU area.

Taxis near ME1 3LU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 3LU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near ME1 3LU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near ME1 3LU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around ME1 3LU.

What's on near ME1 3LU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near ME1 3LU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near ME1 3LU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area ME1 3LU.

Hotels near ME1 3LU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 3LU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information ME1 3LU

Local Amenities

Banks near ME1 3LU


Find the nearest bank or building society in ME1 3LU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near ME1 3LU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the ME1 3LU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near ME1 3LU



The nearest schools in the ME1 3LU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near ME1 3LU

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 3LU

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 3LU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near ME1 3LU.

Emergencies in ME1 3LU

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 3LU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around ME1 3LU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in ME1 3LU

Essential InformationME1 3LU

ME13LU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeME1 3LU
Postal TownMedway
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

ME13LU Postal District

Compass Postal District

ME1 3LU 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 3LU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Strood1.4 miles N
Rochester1.7 miles NE
Chatham1.7 miles NE
Holborough2.8 miles SW
Brompton3 miles NE
Burham3.3 miles S
Halling3.4 miles SW
Shorne3.6 miles NW
Gillingham4 miles NE
Luddesdown4.1 miles W
Snodland4.2 miles SW
Cobham4.3 miles W
Rainham4.7 miles E
Higham4.9 miles N
Bredhurst5 miles E
London28 miles W
Glasgow360 miles NW
Edinburgh348 miles NW
Cardiff159 miles W
Liverpool202 miles NW
Southampton89 miles W
Saint Ives107 miles W

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