Area Information for Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU 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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We have found 2 property sales in Old Watford Road 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 Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||49|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||38|
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.
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.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||32|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||49|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||13|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||18|
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 St Albans constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode AL2 3UU 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.
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.
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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||96|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||45|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||60|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||54|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||48|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 85% 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.
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|
|Republic of Ireland||2|
Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top
Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to AL2 3UU
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||2|
|Middle East or Asia||5|
|North America or Caribbean||2|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||2|
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.
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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||40|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||25|
|Looking After Home or Family||17|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||5|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||14|
|Accommodation and Food||4|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||13|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||18|
|Public Administration and Defence||7|
|HealthInc. Social Work||25|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||10|
Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU is within the London Colney, St Stephens and St Albans East policing neighbourhood, under the Hertfordshire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Old Watford Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
London Colney, St Stephens and St Albans East
St Peters Street
Below are the details of the closest services to Bricket Wood. 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 AL2 3UU.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest railway station is Bricket Wood, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Bricket Wood||0.9 miles|
|Garston (Hertfordshire)||1.3 miles|
|How Wood (Hertfordshire)||1.8 miles|
|Watford North||2.1 miles|
|Park Street||2.2 miles|
|Kings Langley||2.5 miles|
|Watford Junction||3 miles|
|St Albans Abbey||3.2 miles|
|Watford High Street||3.7 miles|
|St Albans City||3.8 miles|
|Carpenders Park||5.3 miles|
|Hemel Hempstead||5.4 miles|
|Elstree & Borehamwood||5.7 miles|
|Hatch End||6.6 miles|
|Headstone Lane||7.2 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest Overground station is Watford Junction, approximately 3 miles away.
|Watford Junction Overground Station||3 miles|
|Watford Tube Station||3.7 miles|
|Watford High Street Overground Station||3.7 miles|
|Bushey Overground Station||4.2 miles|
|Croxley Tube Station||4.8 miles|
|Carpenders Park Overground Station||5.3 miles|
|Moor Park Tube Station||5.7 miles|
|Rickmansworth Tube Station||6 miles|
|Hatch End Overground Station||6.7 miles|
|Stanmore Tube Station||6.8 miles|
|Northwood Tube Station||6.8 miles|
|Chorleywood Tube Station||6.9 miles|
|Headstone Lane Overground Station||7.2 miles|
|Northwood Hills Tube Station||7.4 miles|
|Canons Park Tube Station||7.7 miles|
|Pinner Tube Station||7.8 miles|
|Edgware Tube Station||7.8 miles|
|Harrow & Wealdstone Tube Station||8.1 miles|
|Harrow & Wealdstone Overground Station||8.1 miles|
|Chalfont & Latimer Tube Station||8.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is Mount Pleasant Lane Primary School, approximately 100 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Mount Pleasant Lane Primary School||100 yards||
|St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Coates Way JMI and Nursery School||0.8 miles||
|Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery||1 mile||
|Stanborough Primary School||1.4 miles|
|Leavesden JMI School||1.5 miles||
|The Grove Academy||1.5 miles||
|Abbots Langley School||1.6 miles||
|Kingsway Infants' School||1.6 miles||
|Kingsway Junior School||1.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is Parmiter's School, approximately 740 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Parmiter's School||740 yards||
|Saint Michael's Catholic High School||850 yards||
|Future Academies Watford||0.7 miles|
|Stanborough Secondary School||1.5 miles|
|The Marlborough Science Academy||2.6 miles||
|The Watford UTC||2.7 miles||
|St Columba's College||2.9 miles|
|Queens' School||3.3 miles||
|Kings Langley School||3.6 miles||
|St Albans Independent College||3.6 miles|
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is Bricket Wood Surgery, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bricket Wood Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Abbotswood Medical Centre||1 mile|
|North Approach Surgery||1.3 miles|
|Park Street Surgery||1.5 miles|
|Sheepcot Medical Centre||1.6 miles|
|Vine House Health Centre||1.6 miles|
|Garston Medical Centre||1.7 miles|
|Meridan Surgery||1.7 miles|
|Midway Surgery||2.2 miles|
|Manor View Practice at Callowland||2.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is Bricket Wood Dental Practice, approximately 0.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bricket Wood Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Katherine Place Dental Practice||1 mile|
|Garston Lodge Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|The Abbots Langley Dental Practice||1.7 miles|
|Friedmann Mr ME & Associates||2 miles|
|Chrysalis Dental Practice||2.5 miles|
|Watford Dental Practice||2.6 miles|
|Watford Orthodontic Centre||2.6 miles|
|Kohn Mr EL & Associate||2.9 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Watford||3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit, approximately 1.2 miles away.
|West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit||1.2 miles|
|Langley House Community Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Kingsley Green||3.3 miles|
|Community Eyecare Cataract and Surgical Centre Watford||3.6 miles|
|St Albans City Hospital||4.1 miles|
|Watford General Hospital||4.1 miles|
|Harmoni HQ||4.6 miles|
|Hemel Hempstead General Hospital||4.9 miles|
|Hemel Hempstead Hospital||4.9 miles|
|Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital At Spire Bushey||5.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Old Watford Road, Bricket Wood, St. Albans, AL2 3UU. The nearest is C A Leith, approximately 1.6 miles away.
|C A Leith||1.6 miles|
|Asda Opticians||1.9 miles|
|Direct Opticians||2 miles|
|Enhanced Optical Services||2.3 miles|
|Stewart-Dick Opticians||2.6 miles|
|Paul Adler Optometrists||2.7 miles|
|Costco Wholesale UK Ltd||3 miles|
|Kings Langley Eyecare||3 miles|
|Radlett Opticians||3.1 miles|
|Grant & Glass Opticians||3.2 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.