Area Information for Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW

Dickie Drive in Crimond is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Peterhead North and Rattray ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Banff and Buchan. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Banffshire and Buchan Coast. This page combines information for the address Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of AB43 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 Rural
Local Authority Aberdeenshire
Ward Peterhead North and Rattray
UK Parliamentary Constituency Banff and Buchan
Scottish Parliament Constituency Banffshire and Buchan Coast
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 Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW:

Leys Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8RW
Irvine Place, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8RZ
The Corse, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8XF
Cowie Gardens, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8RE
The Corse, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8XG
Russell Court, Crimond, Fraserburgh, AB43 8RG

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about AB43 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW 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 Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, 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 3
Semi-Detached 46
Terraced 21
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 71
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland contains a higher than average level of social housing - 67% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 7
Owned with Mortgage 11
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 46
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 3
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
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 16
Two People 29
Three People 14
Four People 7
Five People 2
Six People 0
Seven People 2
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 5
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 7
C2 - Skilled manual workers 24
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 24
Total 60

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 Banff and Buchan UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.

Gender
Male 89
Female 79
Total 168

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 13
5-7 3
8-9 5
10-14 9
15 1
16-17 8
18-19 5
20-24 10
25-29 11
30-44 33
45-59 52
60-64 5
65-74 10
75-84 3
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 168

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode AB43 8SW 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 47
Married 74
Divorced 9
Separated 1
Widowed 6
Same Sex 0
Total 137

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 79
Good 66
Fair 13
Bad 7
Very Bad 3
Total 168

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At the time of the 2011 census, across Scotland 26.8% of residents had no qualification, 23.1% had Standard Grade, 14.3% had Highers, 9.7% had HNC/HND, and 26.1% had a degree (or similar).

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

Due to the way in which census data was collected in Scotland, former SCE Higher Grade, Highers, and Advanced Highers are grouped together as "Highers" in the data below.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 16
HNC, HND, SVQ level 4 or Equivalent 12
Scottish Highers, AS- or A-Level or Equivalent 15
Standard Grade, GCSE or Equivalent 45
No GCSEs or Equivalent 49
Total 137

Ethnic Group Embed This

Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, 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 168
Total 168

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 22
Wales 0
Scotland 137
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 3
Other 4
Total 168

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 94
Buddhist 2
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 8
Total 168

Economic Activity Embed This

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 60
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 21
Self Employed 3
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 9
Retired 5
Looking After Home or Family 15
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 12
Other 2
Total 134

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 3
Mining/Quarrying 5
Manufacturing 13
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 10
RetailInc. Wholesale 9
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 6
Accommodation and Food 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 8
Education 2
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 2
Total 85
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Below are the details of the closest services to Crimond. 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 AB43 8SW.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW. The nearest is Crimond School, approximately 390 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Crimond School 390 yards
Kininmonth School 3.6 miles
Rathen School 3.9 miles
St Fergus School 4 miles
St Combs School 4 miles
Inverallochy School 5.3 miles
Fetterangus School 5.3 miles
Longside School 5.8 miles
Mintlaw Primary School 5.9 miles
Pitfour School 6.2 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 3 closest secondary schools to Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW. The nearest is Mintlaw Academy, approximately 6.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Mintlaw Academy 6.2 miles
Fraserburgh Academy 7.1 miles
Peterhead Academy 7.9 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 5 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW. The nearest is Crimond Medical Centre, approximately 610 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Crimond Medical Centre 610 yards
Mintlaw Group Practice 6.2 miles
Saltoun Surgery 7.1 miles
Finlayson Street Practice 7.3 miles
Peterhead Health Centre 8.2 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 3 closest hospitals to Dickie Drive, Crimond, Fraserburgh, Scotland, AB43 8SW. The nearest is Fraserburgh Hospital, approximately 7.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Fraserburgh Hospital 7.1 miles
Ugie Hospital 7.5 miles
Peterhead Community Hospital 8.2 miles

* 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 AB43 8SW

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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 7 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 40.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 54.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 10Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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