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The local area guide to living in Tidworth

Tidworth’s postcode was named the most desirable in England by Royal Mail in 2014, after a study conducted by the Centre for Economic and Business Research. The combination of low crime rates and a high quality of life put Tidworth and its surrounding villages at the top of the heap. Comfortably positioned in the heart of the picturesque Wiltshire countryside, Tidworth’s population is approximately 12,000. It’s within easy commuting distance for towns including Salisbury, Reading, and London, offering residents the best of urban and rural lifestyles.

Nearby landmarks include Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral, and the Old Sarum Castle, while within the charming town limits you’ll find historic sites of interest including Tedworth House and St Mary’s Mortuary Chapel. The Tidworth Polo Club and Tidworth Garrison Golf Club offer prestigious sport and recreation opportunities utilizing the local greenery to its best effect. Tidworth Polo Club is the second largest in England, and often plays host to the royal family.

Information about the local residents

Tidworth is considered to be a garrison town, and is home to the British Army’s Tidworth Camp. This plays an important role on the local demographics, although the civilian population has also grown in recent years perhaps drawn to the high quality of life in Tidworth.

The population in Tidworth electoral ward was 9,174 in 2011, but has been estimated to have grown since then to be closer to 12,000 now. Due to the number of troops stationed in Tidworth, the population skews towards the young and male.

At the time of the 2011 census, the average age was 26, and 62% of residents were male. There is a high level of diversity in Tidworth, with significant population percentages from Ghana, South Africa, and Hong Kong.

Nearby schools

There are three primary schools, and infant school, and a secondary school in Tidworth. The Wellington Academy opened in 2009, featuring a sixth form college, sports pitch, and CCF facilities complete with indoor shooting range. There are boarding houses to suit up to 100 students, as well as a community centre.

The school was designed by London architect group BDP, offering state-of-the-art facilities. It was rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in its 2010 inspection and exam results have been consistently high. There is a Wellington Primary Academy opened recently in 2014 to complement the secondary school.

Additional primary schools located in Tidworth include Zouch Academy and Clarendon Junior School, which was rated ‘good’ by Ofsted There are numerous nurseries and pre-schools available as well.

Getting around

Tidworth offers residents a very convenient location that combines rural living with easy access to several urban centres. The closest train station is a 20 minute taxi ride away in Andover, where residents can find direct rail services to numerous destinations throughout the UK.

There are also ample coach services linking Tidworth with Andover, Salisbury, Swindon, and smaller villages. Coach operators include Wheelers, Go South Coast, and others. It’s simple to get around the area by car, as Tidworth is situated near the A303 with swift access to the M3 motorway.

It’s a two hour drive into central London, just under an hour to Southampton, and only 30 minutes into Salisbury.

Local shops

Tidworth’s modern shopping facilities include Lidl and Tesco supermarkets as well as a bevy of independent shops. These include the Delicious Cakes bakery, Tidworth Sports Shop, and Trotters Equine and Country Store among others.

Further services available in town include a mobile phone store, pharmacy, post office branch, convenience shop, florists, and veterinary surgery. Residents have access to a dental surgery and medical centre as well, along with multiple takeaways serving a range of traditional and international cuisine. The Old George Mall in nearby Salisbury offers a range of high street retailers, including BHS, Marks & Spencer, and The Body Shop.

Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure the above information is up to date, some inaccuracies may occur. If you notice any inaccuracies please contact editor@zoopla.co.uk

All information was correct at time of publication and is provided in good faith.


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