Area Information for Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA

Wellbrae Terrace in Aberdeen is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Airyhall/Broomhill/Garthdee ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Aberdeen South. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Aberdeen South and North Kincardine. This page combines information for the address Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of AB15 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

Basic Information

Area Type Large Urban Area
Local Authority Aberdeen City
Ward Airyhall/Broomhill/Garthdee
UK Parliamentary Constituency Aberdeen South
Scottish Parliament Constituency Aberdeen South and North Kincardine
Country Scotland


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA:

Seafield Gardens, Aberdeen, AB15 7YB
Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, AB15 7XY
Seafield Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7YS
Countesswells Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7YF
Countesswells Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7YD
Craigielea Mews, Aberdeen, AB15 7XZ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about AB15 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.

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Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.

Housing Types
Detached 4
Semi-Detached 44
Terraced 0
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 49
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 30
Owned with Mortgage 13
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 0
Total 45

Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top

This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 11
Two People 22
Three People 7
Four People 4
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 45

Social Grade Embed This

Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 6
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 14
C2 - Skilled manual workers 5
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3
Total 28

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Aberdeen South UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.

Gender
Male 45
Female 52
Total 97

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.

Age Groups
0-4 4
5-7 1
8-9 0
10-14 3
15 1
16-17 4
18-19 4
20-24 3
25-29 1
30-44 16
45-59 22
60-64 13
65-74 10
75-84 11
85-89 4
90+ 0
Total 97

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode AB15 7YA does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 24
Married 58
Divorced 1
Separated 2
Widowed 3
Same Sex 0
Total 88

Health Embed This Back to Top

Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.

Health
Very Good 53
Good 34
Fair 8
Bad 0
Very Bad 2
Total 97

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.

The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 37
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 6
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 15
1-4 GCSEs 18
No GCSEs 12
Total 88

Ethnic Group Embed This

Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland can be considered less ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being exclusively so.

As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.

There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.

Ethnic Group
White 97
Total 97

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.3% of the resident population of Scotland were born in Scotland. The other groups were 8.7% English, 0.3% Welsh, 0.7% Northern Irish, 0.4% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.6% from other European Union countries, and 4% from outside of Europe.

Country of Birth
England 6
Wales 0
Scotland 87
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 3
Other 1
Total 97

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Scotland is primarily a Christian country, with 15.9% of residents Catholic, 37.9% other Christians, and 2.5% other religions. Approximately 36.7% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 7% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 5
Other Christian 53
No Religion 35
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 3
Total 97

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Airyhall/Broomhill/Garthdee ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 15% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 24
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 11
Self Employed 11
Unemployed 1
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 8
Retired 17
Looking After Home or Family 1
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 0
Other 0
Total 73

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Mining/Quarrying 6
Manufacturing 2
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 2
RetailInc. Wholesale 3
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 6
Administration 3
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 7
HealthInc. Social Work 2
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 49
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Below are the details of the closest services to AB15 7YA. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for AB15 7YA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 4 closest railway stations to Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA. The nearest railway station is Aberdeen, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Aberdeen 1.8 miles
Portlethen 5 miles
Dyce 5.3 miles
Stonehaven 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA. The nearest is Airyhall School, approximately 630 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Airyhall School 630 yards
Countesswells School 630 yards
Albyn School 0.7 miles
Broomhill School 0.7 miles
St Joseph's RC School 0.7 miles
Ashley Road School 0.8 miles
Kaimhill Primary School 0.9 miles
International School of Aberdeen 1 mile
Mile End School 1.1 miles
Holy Family RC School 1.2 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA. The nearest is Albyn School, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA. The nearest is Great Western Medical Practice, approximately 270 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 7YA. The nearest is 375 Great Western Lodge, approximately half a mile away.

* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.

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Broadband in AB15 7YA

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.

Broadband data is based on information provided by the major fixed internet service providers in the UK, including Virgin Media and BT. It does not include providers of satellite internet. Data at this postcode has been sourced from 18 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 44.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 78%
Virgin Media 75.1%
EE/Orange Broadband 74.5%
Vodafone 74.1%
Sky Digital 73.6%
BT Broadband 70.5%
TalkTalk 66.7%
 

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