Burglary Hotspots

Do you live in a burglary hotspot? Enter your postcode to see how your address compares to the rest of the UK.

Burglary causes massive distress. Even if the financial losses are minimised by home insurance, feelings of intrusion and violation can linger for years. That's why all of us should boost levels of home security, to keep would-be burglars at bay.

We've crunched through 2 million home insurance quotes run on our site over the past couple of years to find out which postcodes have the highest incidence of claims for burglary. Where does yours rank in our table?

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UK Rank Postal Area Code Postal Area Rate per '000
UK Rank Postal Area Code Postal Area Rate per '000
1 IG4 Redbridge 54.74
2 N20 Whetstone, Totteridge, Oakleigh Park 52.63
3 RM6 Chadwell Heath, Little Heath 51.47
4 LS5 Hawksworth, Kirkstall 48.28
5 IG5 Clayhall 45.87
6 SW14 Mortlake, East Sheen 43.67
7 SE21 Dulwich, Dulwich Village, West Dulwich, Tulse Hill, Sydenham Hill 43.48
8 N21 Winchmore Hill, Bush Hill, Grange Park 42.78
9 SE24 Herne Hill, Tulse Hill 42.55
10 SE27 West Norwood, Gipsy Hill, Norwood 42.51
11 N10 Muswell Hill 42.21
12 CB5 Cambridge (East) 41.83
13 UB5 Northolt 41.61
14 BR4 West Wickham 41.22
15 M21 Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Firswood 40.50
16 IG2 Gants Hill, Newbury Park 39.36
17 LS8 Fearnville, Gipton, Gledhow, Harehills, Oakwood, Roundhay 39.27
18 N11 New Southgate, Friern Barnet, Bounds Green, Arnos Grove 39.22
19 IG6 Barkingside, Hainault 39.02
20 SE26 Sydenham, Crystal Palace 38.83




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