Area Information for Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW
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|Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0ER|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW 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 Chestnut Drive 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 Chestnut Drive, St. Albans 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repaid through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 56% of housing spaces.
|Owned with Mortgage||62|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||2|
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||37|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||21|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||14|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||7|
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 53% 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 AL4 0EW 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)||118|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||32|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||31|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||34|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||24|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 86% 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||3|
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 AL4 0EW
|Republic of Ireland||6|
|Europe (including European Union)||16|
|Middle East or Asia||9|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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
This address within the Ashley ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 17% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||41|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||28|
|Looking After Home or Family||13|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||3|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||3|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||14|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||13|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||16|
|Public Administration and Defence||7|
|HealthInc. Social Work||23|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||9|
Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW 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. In October 2020, 37 crimes were reported within half a mile of AL4 0EW.
|Crime:||Click here to view 37 crimes committed near Chestnut Drive|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
London Colney, St Stephens and St Albans East
St Peters Street
Below are the details of the closest services to AL4 0EW. 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 AL4 0EW.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest railway station is St Albans City, approximately 1.1 miles away.
|St Albans City||1.1 miles|
|St Albans Abbey||1.8 miles|
|Park Street||2.7 miles|
|How Wood (Hertfordshire)||3.3 miles|
|Hatfield (Herts)||3.9 miles|
|Bricket Wood||4.3 miles|
|Welham Green||4.4 miles|
|Brookmans Park||5.1 miles|
|Welwyn Garden City||5.3 miles|
|Garston (Hertfordshire)||5.9 miles|
|Potters Bar||6.5 miles|
|Welwyn North||6.6 miles|
|Kings Langley||6.7 miles|
|Watford North||6.8 miles|
|Elstree & Borehamwood||7.4 miles|
|Watford Junction||7.6 miles|
|Hemel Hempstead||8 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest Overground station is Watford Junction, approximately 7.6 miles away.
|Watford Junction Overground Station||7.6 miles|
|Watford High Street Overground Station||8.2 miles|
|Watford Tube Station||8.5 miles|
|Bushey Overground Station||8.5 miles|
|High Barnet Tube Station||8.9 miles|
|Stanmore Tube Station||9.6 miles|
|Carpenders Park Overground Station||9.6 miles|
|Croxley Tube Station||9.7 miles|
|Cockfosters Tube Station||11 miles|
|Edgware Tube Station||11 miles|
|Totteridge & Whetstone Tube Station||11 miles|
|Moor Park Tube Station||11 miles|
|Canons Park Tube Station||11 miles|
|Hatch End Overground Station||11 miles|
|Oakwood Tube Station||11 miles|
|Rickmansworth Tube Station||11 miles|
|Burnt Oak Tube Station||11 miles|
|Headstone Lane Overground Station||12 miles|
|Woodside Park Tube Station||12 miles|
|Mill Hill East Tube Station||12 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is Oakwood Primary School, approximately 520 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Oakwood Primary School||520 yards||
|Fleetville Infant and Nursery School||860 yards||
|St John Fisher Roman Catholic Primary School||half a mile||
|Skyswood Primary & Nursery School||0.6 miles||
|Fleetville Junior School||0.6 miles||
|Camp Primary and Nursery School||0.8 miles||
|Ss Alban & Stephen Catholic Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Wheatfields Infants' and Nursery School||0.9 miles||
|Wheatfields Junior Mixed School||0.9 miles||
|Bernards Heath Infant and Nursery School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is Beaumont School, approximately 700 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Beaumont School||700 yards||
|Verulam School||850 yards||
|Sandringham School||0.8 miles||
|Loreto College||1.1 miles||
|Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School||1.1 miles||
|St Albans High School for Girls||1.1 miles|
|St Albans Girls' School||1.4 miles||
|Townsend Church of England||1.9 miles||
|The Marlborough Science Academy||2.3 miles||
|Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School||3.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is Jersey Farm Surgery, approximately 0.8 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Jersey Farm Surgery||0.8 miles|
|The Lodge Health Partnership||1 mile|
|Hatfield Road Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Parkbury House Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Grange Street Surgery||1.3 miles|
|Parkbury Surgery||1.4 miles|
|The Maltings Surgery||1.4 miles|
|Harvey Group Practice||1.5 miles|
|The Lodge Health Partnership||1.5 miles|
|Lattimore and Village Surgery||2.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is Ellerdale, approximately 560 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Rabin Mr GK & Associate||610 yards|
|Jersey Farm Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|St Albans Dental Clinic||0.8 miles|
|St Peters Lodge||1 mile|
|Bupa Dental Care, St Albans||1.1 miles|
|St Albans Orthodontics||1.2 miles|
|Victoria Dental Clinic||1.2 miles|
|Alexander House||1.3 miles|
|Grange Street Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is St Albans City Hospital, approximately 1.6 miles away.
|St Albans City Hospital||1.6 miles|
|One Hatfield Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Kingsley Green||3.8 miles|
|Harpenden Memorial Hospital||4.6 miles|
|Spire Harpenden Hospital||5.3 miles|
|New QEII Hospital||5.3 miles|
|Qe11 Hospital||5.3 miles|
|West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit||5.7 miles|
|Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital||6 miles|
|Langley House Community Hospital||6.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Chestnut Drive, St. Albans, AL4 0EW. The nearest is Charrington, Cross, Liversidge & Partners, approximately 660 yards away.
|Charrington, Cross, Liversidge & Partners||660 yards|
|John Snelgrove||half a mile|
|David Clulow Opticians||1 mile|
|Optical Express||1.4 miles|
|Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care||1.4 miles|
|Vision Express||1.4 miles|
|Maltings Eyecare||1.4 miles|
|Boots-St Albans - St Peters St||1.5 miles|
|Boots-St Albans - St Peters St (in Boots UK)||1.5 miles|
|The St. Albans Contact Lens Centre||1.5 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.