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
2N20Whetstone, Totteridge, Oakleigh Park52.63
3RM6Chadwell Heath, Little Heath51.47
4LS5Hawksworth, Kirkstall48.28
6SW14Mortlake, East Sheen43.67
7SE21Dulwich, Dulwich Village, West Dulwich, Tulse Hill, Sydenham Hill43.48
8N21Winchmore Hill, Bush Hill, Grange Park42.78
9SE24Herne Hill, Tulse Hill42.55
10SE27West Norwood, Gipsy Hill, Norwood42.51
11N10Muswell Hill42.21
12CB5Cambridge (East)41.83
14BR4West Wickham41.22
15M21Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Firswood40.50
16IG2Gants Hill, Newbury Park39.36
17LS8Fearnville, Gipton, Gledhow, Harehills, Oakwood, Roundhay39.27
18N11New Southgate, Friern Barnet, Bounds Green, Arnos Grove39.22
19IG6Barkingside, Hainault39.02
20SE26Sydenham, Crystal Palace38.83




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