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IntroductionME1 9JB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the ME1 9JB postcode area in Medway.

We've got loads of statistics for ME1 9JB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsME1 9JB

What social class do the population of ME1 9JB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is ME1 9JB 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 9JB 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.


  • 53.3%Male
  • 46.7%Female

From the last census, 53.3% of people in ME19JB male, and 46.7% 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 9JB 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 9JB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

ME1 9JB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around ME1 9JB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in ME1 9JB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

ME1 9JB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around ME1 9JB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

ME1 9JB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area ME19JB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in ME1 9JB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the ME1 9JB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near ME1 9JB

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to ME1 9JB.

Travel around ME1 9JB

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 9JB

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 9JB area.

Taxis near ME1 9JB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 9JB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near ME1 9JB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near ME1 9JB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around ME1 9JB.

What's on near ME1 9JB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near ME1 9JB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near ME1 9JB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area ME1 9JB.

Hotels near ME1 9JB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near ME1 9JB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information ME1 9JB

Local Amenities

Banks near ME1 9JB


Find the nearest bank or building society in ME1 9JB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near ME1 9JB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the ME1 9JB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near ME1 9JB



The nearest schools in the ME1 9JB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near ME1 9JB

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 9JB

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 9JB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near ME1 9JB.

Emergencies in ME1 9JB

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 9JB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around ME1 9JB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in ME1 9JB

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ME19JB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeME1 9JB
Postal TownMedway
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

ME19JB Postal District

Compass Postal District

ME1 9JB 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 9JB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Strood0.4 miles SW
Chatham0.4 miles E
Rochester0.4 miles E
Brompton1.5 miles NE
Gillingham2.7 miles E
Shorne3.3 miles W
Higham3.7 miles NW
Holborough4.4 miles SW
Cliffe-at-Hoo4.4 miles N
Cliffe4.4 miles N
Cooling4.6 miles N
Cobham4.6 miles W
Rainham4.7 miles E
East Tilbury4.8 miles NW
Luddesdown4.8 miles W
London28 miles W
Glasgow359 miles NW
Edinburgh346 miles NW
Cardiff160 miles W
Liverpool201 miles NW
Southampton90 miles W
Saint Ives108 miles W

Festival cancelled due to poor ticket sales

A two-day festival featuring the likes of Dizzee Rascal and Example has been called off.

Kent Online

Take a look inside 1.4m house with intriguing history

A stunning and historic house which once hosted playwright Noel Coward, is on the market for 1.4 million.

Kent Online

Retired teaching assistant named as crash victim

An inquest has opened into the death of a retired teaching assistant who was killed in a head-on crash.

Kent Online

One in five inmates taking drugs at HMP Elmley in Kent

An inspection finds 22% of inmates at HMP Elmley in Kent test positive for illegal drug use.

BBC News

Three people in hospital after crash

A road was closed for more than two hours after several vehicles collided near a supermarket.

Kent Online

Moorgarth wins consent for Reading food market plans

Asset manager Moorgarth Group has secured planning permission for a 16,000 sq ft food market at Reading's Broad Street Mall.

Property Week

World and Olympic champion Adam Peaty trains youngsters

Adam Peaty, who holds multiple world records, was in Medway for the first of his training clinics.

BBC News

Manhunt launched for rape suspect

A man charged with rape, attempted rape and sexual assault has breached his bail conditions and needs to be found.

Kent Online

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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