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 can cause upset and anguish. Even if the financial losses are minimised by a home insurance claim, it's better to avoid being burgled at all by taking simple, practical steps boost levels of home security and consider fitting an alarm.

We've compared more than 2m home insurance quotes run on our site and ordered postcodes by their likelihood of being burgled. Where does yours rank?


UK Rank Postal Area Code Postal Area Rate per '000
UK Rank Postal Area Code Postal Area Rate per '000
1B5Digbeth, Highgate, Lee Bank69.44
2RM4Havering-atte-Bower, Abridge, Stapleford Abbotts, Noak Hill, Navestock69.26
3E9Homerton, Hackney Wick, South Hackney, Hackney Marshes, Victoria Park59.44
4SE21Dulwich, Dulwich Village, West Dulwich, Tulse Hill, Sydenham Hill58.90
5B15Edgbaston, Lee Bank57.47
6EC1VFinsbury, Moorfields Eye Hospital57.07
8E5Upper Clapton, Lower Clapton, Leyton, Stoke Newington51.34
9N21Winchmore Hill, Bush Hill, Grange Park51.00
10SK4Stockport, Four Heatons50.66
13N2East Finchley, Fortis Green, Hampstead Garden Suburb49.24
14IG8Woodford Green, Woodford Bridge48.15
15S7Abbeydale, Nether Edge, Millhouses, Carter Knowle47.91
16M21Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Firswood47.85
17EN5High Barnet, Arkley47.47
18M20Didsbury, Withington47.24
20TW1Twickenham, St. Margarets, Strawberry Hill46.69