Area Information for Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP

Woodhill Court in Aberdeen is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Hilton/Woodside/Stockethill ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Aberdeen North. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Aberdeen Central. This page combines information for the address Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of AB16 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 Hilton/Woodside/Stockethill
UK Parliamentary Constituency Aberdeen North
Scottish Parliament Constituency Aberdeen Central
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 Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP:

Castleton Court, Aberdeen, AB16 5DN
North Anderson Drive, Aberdeen, AB16 5UL
North Anderson Drive, Aberdeen, AB16 5NG
Beechwood Court, Aberdeen, AB16 5PW
Ashgrove Road West, Aberdeen, AB16 5EH
Castleton Way, Aberdeen, AB16 5TQ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about AB16 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP 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 Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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 0
Semi-Detached 0
Terraced 1
Flat (Purpose-Built) 71
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 72
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland contains a higher than average level of social housing - 99% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 0
Owned with Mortgage 0
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 68
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 0
Rent Free 0
Total 70

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 48
Two People 19
Three People 2
Four People 0
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 70

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 0
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1
C2 - Skilled manual workers 3
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3
Total 7

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 Hilton/Woodside/Stockethill ward however contains significantly more women than average (64%). 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 35
Female 62
Total 97

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around AB16 5JP has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 80% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.

This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.

Age Groups
0-4 0
5-7 0
8-9 0
10-14 0
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 1
20-24 2
25-29 0
30-44 2
45-59 2
60-64 12
65-74 15
75-84 45
85-89 12
90+ 6
Total 97

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of AB16 5JP the number widowed residents is high - 37% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 13
Married 44
Divorced 4
Separated 0
Widowed 36
Same Sex 0
Total 97

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.

However, this area of the Hilton/Woodside/Stockethill ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (48%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 19
Good 28
Fair 39
Bad 9
Very Bad 2
Total 97

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Woodhill Court and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 67% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall in to this category.

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) 3
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 1
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 6
1-4 GCSEs 22
No GCSEs 65
Total 97

Ethnic Group Embed This

Woodhill Court, 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 1
Wales 0
Scotland 94
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
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 63
No Religion 22
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 7
Total 97

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Hilton/Woodside/Stockethill ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 18% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.

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 5
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 6
Self Employed 2
Unemployed 0
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1
Retired 20
Looking After Home or Family 0
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 0
Other 0
Total 34

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
Construction 1
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 1
Education 1
HealthInc. Social Work 3
Total 14
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Below are the details of the closest services to AB16 5JP. 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 AB16 5JP.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 4 closest railway stations to Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP. The nearest railway station is Aberdeen, approximately 2.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Aberdeen 2.1 miles
Dyce 3.8 miles
Portlethen 6.6 miles
Inverurie 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP. The nearest is Muirfield School, approximately 590 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Muirfield School 590 yards
Quarryhill School 800 yards
Cornhill School half a mile
Holy Family RC School 0.5 miles
Fernielea School 0.6 miles
Bramble Brae School 0.7 miles
Mile End School 0.8 miles
Kingsford School 0.8 miles
Manor Park School 0.9 miles
Westpark School 0.9 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP. The nearest is Northfield Academy, approximately 790 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Northfield Academy 790 yards
Albyn School 1.2 miles
Total School 1.3 miles
Hazlehead Academy 1.4 miles
Aberdeen Grammar School 1.4 miles
Harlaw Academy 1.5 miles
St Margaret's School for Girls Aberdeen 1.6 miles
St Machar Academy 1.6 miles
Robert Gordon's College 1.9 miles
Bucksburn Academy 1.9 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP. The nearest is Elmbank Group Practice, approximately half a mile 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 Woodhill Court, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB16 5JP. The nearest is Hyperbaric Centre, approximately 420 yards 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 AB16 5JP

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 37 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 25Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 49.8Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 10Mbps
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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