Chelmsford Crime Data, Postcodes, Wards, Map

✅ Facts Checked By Data Team - Article By Anne-Marie Pearman & Reviewed By Zeynep Topcu

Find information about Chelmsford crimes, houses for sale, postcodes, wards, and census data. View details on crime trends and property sale prices in different neighbourhoods in the district.

Find below the complete list of active postcodes in Chelmsford, and use our interactive map to locate all wards in the district and the top reported crime locations.


  1. Chelmsford is a local authority district in Essex County in England, UK. The district consists of 24 wards.
  2. The district has 4338 active postcodes and has a population of 168225.
  3. There are 69659 residential and business properties in the district.
  4. Most crimes in Chelmsford occur near Supermarket, with 75 crimes reported in Feb 2024.
  5. In Feb 2024, the top reported crime in the Chelmsford district was violence and sexual offences.
  6. Explore the chart highlighting the top crime types reported in Chelmsford.
  7. Get insights into the top reported crime locations in the chart below.
  8. Stay informed about latest crime trends in Chelmsford and ensure personal safety and security in your neighbourhood.
  9. View the Chelmsford houses for sale page to get insights into property market trends in Chelmsford.









Total Crimes
(Apr 2022 - Feb 2024)


Crimes per 10000 Population


Map of Chelmsford District - Top 100 Crime Locations

Chelmsford Houses For Sale Statistics

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  2. Get an understanding of the real estate price trends in the district.
  3. Get detailed insights and make informed decisions about your living in Chelmsford.

Crime Statistics of Chelmsford District

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Top Crime Types Reported In Chelmsford [Feb 2024]

Top Crime Locations In Chelmsford [Feb 2024]

Number of Crimes Reported in a Year

List of All Postcodes in Chelmsford District

Showing 1 - 50 out of 4338 active Postcodes in Chelmsford


Browse by Wards in Chelmsford District

Bicknacre and East and West Hanningfield Boreham and The Leighs Broomfield and The Walthams Chelmer Village and Beaulieu Park Chelmsford Rural West Galleywood Little Baddow, Danbury and Sandon Marconi Moulsham Lodge Patching Hall Rettendon and Runwell St Andrews South Hanningfield, Stock and Margaretting South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood South Woodham-Elmwood and Woodville Springfield North The Lawns Trinity Waterhouse Farm Writtle Goat Hall Great Baddow East Great Baddow West Moulsham and Central

FAQs about Chelmsford District

Crimes per 10,000 people in Chelmsford district is 720.

As per the crime report in Feb 2024, 720 crimes were reported in Chelmsford per 10,000 population, which is considered low in the UK. Also, the total number of crimes recorded in the month was 23204, which signifies that Chelmsford is a safe place to live in the UK.

Most crimes in Chelmsford have occurred near Supermarket, Nightclub, Parking Area, etc. It's better to avoid these areas or maintain proper safety while planning your stay around these locations. Use our map to view the exact crime spot.

The top crimes reported in Chelmsford were violence and sexual offences, vehicle crime, shoplifting, etc. View the crime chart for more details about the most reported crime types.

The best places to buy/rent houses in Chelmsford district are Rothmans Place, Main Road, Hospital, etc. In these areas, least crimes have been reported, thereby providing maximum safety. View the Chelmsford houses for sale statistics to find the property sales price in the district.

The total population of Chelmsford is 168225.

There are 24 wards in Chelmsford district.

There are 4338 active postcodes in Chelmsford district. © 2023. All rights reserved.