For many families who have come to live here from other EU countries, there is now a feeling of great uncertainty.
In Southampton 1 in 10 people are Polish - among them - the Fratczak family.
Watch what they have to say about the result below:
Full list of referendum results for South of the Meridian region. Overall the area voted 52.9% in favour of 'Leave'.
The MP for Witney, David Cameron, has announced he will step down as Prime Minister. It comes after the vote to leave the EU.
Over 80 Tory MPs have signed a letter calling on David Cameron to continue as prime minister - whatever the result of the EU referendum.