Area Information for Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ

Wellside Wynd in Kingswells is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Kingswells/Sheddocksley/Summerhill ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Aberdeen North. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Aberdeen Donside. This page combines information for the address Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ, 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 Accessible Small Town
Local Authority Aberdeen City
Ward Kingswells/Sheddocksley/Summerhill
UK Parliamentary Constituency Aberdeen North
Scottish Parliament Constituency Aberdeen Donside
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 Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ:

Wellside Circle, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8DY
Wellside Circle, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8DZ
Concraig Place, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8LH
Wellside Road, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8EE
Wellside Walk, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8EH
Wellside Avenue, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8EF

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 Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ 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 Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 36
Semi-Detached 25
Terraced 0
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 62
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repayed through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 57% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 15
Owned with Mortgage 34
Shared Ownership 8
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2
Rent Free 0
Total 60

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 5
Two People 23
Three People 18
Four People 11
Five People 2
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 60

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 18
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 22
C2 - Skilled manual workers 14
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3
Total 57

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Kingswells/Sheddocksley/Summerhill ward however contains significantly more women than average (59%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.

Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.

Gender
Male 68
Female 97
Total 165

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 19
5-7 9
8-9 4
10-14 6
15 3
16-17 7
18-19 4
20-24 9
25-29 3
30-44 50
45-59 37
60-64 9
65-74 3
75-84 2
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 165

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode AB15 8EZ 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 34
Married 76
Divorced 9
Separated 4
Widowed 1
Same Sex 0
Total 124

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.

This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 95% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.

Health
Very Good 121
Good 35
Fair 6
Bad 1
Very Bad 2
Total 165

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) 51
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 18
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 28
1-4 GCSEs 23
No GCSEs 4
Total 124

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 93% white.

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 154
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Chinese 1
Black African 3
Black Caribbean 2
Total 165

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 14
Wales 0
Scotland 138
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 3
Other 8
Total 165

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 16
Other Christian 47
No Religion 86
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 16
Total 165

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Kingswells/Sheddocksley/Summerhill ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 57% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 69
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 17
Self Employed 13
Unemployed 3
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 13
Retired 5
Looking After Home or Family 1
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 0
Total 122

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 11
Manufacturing 8
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Construction 4
RetailInc. Wholesale 16
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 14
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 7
Education 11
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 5
Total 104
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Below are the details of the closest services to Kingswells. 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 8EZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 4 closest railway stations to Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ. The nearest railway station is Dyce, approximately 3.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Dyce 3.2 miles
Aberdeen 4.4 miles
Portlethen 7.6 miles
Inverurie 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ. The nearest is Kingswells Primary School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kingswells Primary School 0.5 miles
Brimmond School 1.3 miles
Heathryburn School 1.5 miles
Kingsford School 1.6 miles
Westpark School 1.7 miles
Quarryhill School 2.1 miles
Hazlehead Primary School 2.1 miles
Muirfield School 2.1 miles
Fernielea School 2.2 miles
Stoneywood School 2.3 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ. The nearest is Bucksburn Academy, approximately 1.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bucksburn Academy 1.6 miles
Hazlehead Academy 1.7 miles
Northfield Academy 2.5 miles
Westhill Academy 2.6 miles
Cults Academy 3.2 miles
International School of Aberdeen 3.3 miles
Albyn School 3.3 miles
Dyce Academy 3.3 miles
Total School 3.7 miles
Aberdeen Grammar School 3.8 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ. The nearest is Kingswells Medical Practice, approximately 0.5 miles 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 Wellside Wynd, Kingswells, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB15 8EZ. The nearest is Maidencraig House, approximately 1.8 miles 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 8EZ

This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. 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 4 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 17.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 60Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) 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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