Area Information for Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX

Fern Dells in Hatfield is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Hatfield South West ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield. This page combines information for the address Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of AL10 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.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for AL10 9HX.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Welwyn Hatfield
Ward Hatfield South West
Constituency Welwyn Hatfield
Region Eastern
Country England


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 Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX:

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Chantry Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9HW
Indells, Hatfield, AL10 9JA

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about AL10 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX 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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House Prices

We have found 45 property sales in Fern Dells since the beginning of 1995.

Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.


Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Fern Dells, Hatfield 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 64
Semi-Detached 25
Terraced 32
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 1
Total 122
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Fern Dells, Hatfield contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 22% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 45
Owned with Mortgage 31
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 14
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 26
Rent Free 1
Total 119

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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 28
Two People 26
Three People 18
Four People 29
Five People 14
Six People 2
Seven People 2
8+ People 0
Total 119

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 13
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 18
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 15
Total 78

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 Welwyn Hatfield constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.

Gender
Male 185
Female 161
Total 346

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 15
5-7 12
8-9 5
10-14 13
15 4
16-17 8
18-19 23
20-24 86
25-29 15
30-44 38
45-59 59
60-64 7
65-74 27
75-84 31
85-89 2
90+ 1
Total 346

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode AL10 9HX 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 147
Married 117
Divorced 13
Separated 3
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 297

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 182
Good 122
Fair 34
Bad 7
Very Bad 1
Total 346

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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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 81
Apprenticeship 11
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 86
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 46
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 24
No GCSEs or Equivalent 39
Other 10
Total 297

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 78% 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 269
Mixed Ethnicity 13
Indian 17
Pakistani 2
Bangladeshi 5
Chinese 8
Other Asian 18
Black African 9
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 4
Total 346

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.

Country of Birth
England 263
Wales 5
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 8
European Union 21
Other 48
Total 346

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to AL10 9HX

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 272
Republic of Ireland 8
Europe (including European Union) 23
African Countries 10
Middle East or Asia 24
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 14

Religion Embed This Back to Top

England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Christian 181
No Religion 98
Buddhist 1
Hindu 23
Jewish 3
Muslim 14
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 25
Total 346

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Hatfield South West ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 41% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.

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 59
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 28
Self Employed 25
Unemployed 5
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 107
Retired 28
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 4
Total 263

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
Manufacturing 5
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 19
RetailInc. Wholesale 37
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 10
Accommodation and Food 8
Information and Communication 6
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 8
Education 15
HealthInc. Social Work 18
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 151

Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX is within the Welwyn Hatfield West policing neighbourhood, under the Hertfordshire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2020, 122 crimes were reported within half a mile of AL10 9HX.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 122 crimes committed near Fern Dells
Neighbourhood Team Address Welwyn Hatfield West
Comet Way
AL10 9SJ
Force Website: http://www.herts.police.uk/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to AL10 9HX. 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 AL10 9HX.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest railway station is Hatfield (Herts), approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Hatfield (Herts) 1.2 miles
Welham Green 1.8 miles
Brookmans Park 2.8 miles
Welwyn Garden City 3.5 miles
St Albans City 3.8 miles
St Albans Abbey 4.5 miles
Potters Bar 4.5 miles
Park Street 4.8 miles
Welwyn North 5.1 miles
How Wood (Hertfordshire) 5.2 miles
Radlett 5.9 miles
Bayford 6.2 miles
Bricket Wood 6.2 miles
Harpenden 6.3 miles
Cuffley 6.4 miles
Hadley Wood 6.6 miles
Hertford North 7 miles
Elstree & Borehamwood 7.3 miles
Crews Hill 7.5 miles
Garston (Hertfordshire) 7.7 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest Tube station is High Barnet, approximately 7.5 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is Hatfield Community Free School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Hatfield Community Free School 0.5 miles
    
St Philip Howard Catholic Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Oak View Primary and Nursery School 0.7 miles
    
De Havilland Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Howe Dell Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Countess Anne Church of England School 1.1 miles
    
Birchwood Avenue Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Colney Heath Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School 1.4 miles
    
Green Lanes Primary School 1.4 miles
    
St Mary's Church of England Primary School 1.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School 0.6 miles
    
Onslow St Audreys School 0.9 miles
    
Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School 2.2 miles
    
Beaumont School 2.5 miles
    
Stanborough School 2.6 miles
    
Chancellor's School 3.1 miles
    
Sandringham School 3.1 miles
    
Verulam School 3.3 miles
    
Loreto College 3.8 miles
    
St Albans High School for Girls 4 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is Uni Of Herts Medical Centre, approximately 360 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is Hilltop Dental Surgery, approximately 0.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is One Hatfield Hospital, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Fern Dells, Hatfield, AL10 9HX. The nearest is Boots-Hatfield, approximately 0.8 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 AL10 9HX

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 35 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 98.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 2.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 5.7Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) 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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