Area Information for Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD

Wells Road in Emborough is in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Wells. This page combines information for the address Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BA3 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 BA3 4SD.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority Mendip
Ward Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton
Constituency Wells
Region South West
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 Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD:

Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SL
Old Gore Lane, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SJ
Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SN
Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SA
Ponds View, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SF
Portway Lane, Gurney Slade, Radstock, BA3 4TZ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BA3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD 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 19 property sales in Wells 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 Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock 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 23
Terraced 22
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 3
Residence in Commercial Building 2
Total 114
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 49
Owned with Mortgage 47
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 10
Rented: Other 4
Rent Free 2
Total 113

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 19
Two People 58
Three People 16
Four People 15
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 113

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 32
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 26
C2 - Skilled manual workers 13
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 9
Total 80

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 Wells constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.

Gender
Male 136
Female 137
Total 273

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 7
5-7 9
8-9 10
10-14 18
15 5
16-17 1
18-19 8
20-24 10
25-29 10
30-44 47
45-59 71
60-64 20
65-74 36
75-84 15
85-89 4
90+ 2
Total 273

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BA3 4SD 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 50
Married 136
Divorced 21
Separated 0
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 224

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 132
Good 97
Fair 34
Bad 9
Very Bad 1
Total 273

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) 78
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 26
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 40
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 31
No GCSEs or Equivalent 39
Other 4
Total 224

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock) 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 99% 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 270
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Other Asian 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Total 273

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 257
Wales 4
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 3
Other 8
Total 273

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 BA3 4SD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 229
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 3
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 42

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 195
No Religion 63
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 15
Total 273

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 17% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

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 85
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 30
Self Employed 34
Unemployed 4
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 5
Retired 33
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 4
Total 203

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 8
Manufacturing 18
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 10
RetailInc. Wholesale 15
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 9
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 10
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 14
HealthInc. Social Work 16
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 4
Total 150

Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD is within the Wells Rural policing neighbourhood, under the Avon and Somerset Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Wells Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Wells Rural
Website: https://www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/your-area/wells-rural/

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 Emborough. 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 BA3 4SD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 8 closest railway stations to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest railway station is Frome, approximately 11 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Frome 11 miles
Oldfield Park 11 miles
Bruton 12 miles
Castle Cary 12 miles
Keynsham 12 miles
Bath Spa 12 miles
Freshford 12 miles
Parson Street 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is St Vigor & St John Church School, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Vigor & St John Church School 1.8 miles
    
Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary School 1.9 miles
    
Oakhill Church School 2.6 miles
    
Norton Hill Primary School 2.7 miles  
Longvernal Primary School 2.7 miles
    
Farrington Gurney Church of England Primary School 2.8 miles
    
St John's CofE Primary School 3 miles
    
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School 3.2 miles
    
Midsomer Norton Primary School 3.3 miles
    
Westfield Primary School 3.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 8 closest secondary schools to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is Somervale School Specialist Media Arts College, approximately 3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Somervale School Specialist Media Arts College 3 miles
    
Norton Hill Academy 3.1 miles
    
Whitstone 4.9 miles
    
Mendip Studio School 5.2 miles
    
Writhlington School 5.2 miles
    
The Blue School 5.8 miles
    
Chew Valley School 7.7 miles
    
Saint Gregory's Catholic College 9.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is Chilcompton Branch Surgery, approximately 1.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Chilcompton Branch Surgery 1.6 miles
Oakhill Surgery 2.6 miles
Somerton House Surgery 3.2 miles
St Chads Surgery 3.5 miles
Elm Hayes Surgery 3.6 miles
Cameley Surgery 4 miles
Westfield Surgery 4 miles
Mendip Country Practice 4.2 miles
Hope House Surgery 4.7 miles
Grove House Surgery 5 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is Midsomer Norton DAC, approximately 3.1 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 9 closest hospitals to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is Paulton Hospital, approximately 3.5 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Wells Road, Emborough, Radstock, BA3 4SD. The nearest is Eye Tech Opticians, approximately 3.1 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 BA3 4SD

The maximum speed reported in this postcode is 10-20Mbps, a reasonably fast connection. At this speed video calling, watching video and internet browsing are usually possible. Users may see occasional issues when streaming high definition videos, playing multiplayer online games, or using multiple internet connected devices at the same time.

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 14 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.

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Average Download Speed 6.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 14.4Mbps
Average Upload Speed 0.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 1.2Mbps
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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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