Area Information for Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA

Thornbury Road in Bradford is in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Bradford Moor ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Bradford East. This page combines information for the address Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BD3 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 Urban
Local Authority Bradford
Ward Bradford Moor
Constituency Bradford East
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
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 Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA:

School Square, Bradford, BD3 8HL
Killinghall Road, Bradford, BD3 8DT
Killinghall Road, Bradford, BD3 8DU
Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8HE
Johnson Street, Bradford, BD3 8HW
Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8DF

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BD3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA 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

There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Thornbury Road, Bradford consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 11
Semi-Detached 42
Terraced 93
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 0
Residence in Commercial Building 5
Total 154
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Thornbury Road, Bradford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 38% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 35
Owned with Mortgage 45
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 51
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 3
Total 141

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 39
Two People 33
Three People 14
Four People 20
Five People 18
Six People 12
Seven People 3
8+ People 2
Total 141

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 12
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 30
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 63
Total 125

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 Bradford East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Male 219
Female 244
Total 463

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around BD3 8SA has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 28% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 47
5-7 26
8-9 20
10-14 31
15 5
16-17 8
18-19 17
20-24 28
25-29 49
30-44 96
45-59 60
60-64 10
65-74 17
75-84 21
85-89 10
90+ 18
Total 463

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BD3 8SA 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 100
Married 164
Divorced 17
Separated 14
Widowed 39
Same Sex 0
Total 334

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.

Very Good 172
Good 164
Fair 65
Bad 39
Very Bad 23
Total 463

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Thornbury Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 41% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.

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) 47
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 33
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 43
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 41
No GCSEs or Equivalent 136
Other 29
Total 334

Ethnic Group Embed This

Thornbury Road, Bradford can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 33% 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 153
Mixed Ethnicity 10
Indian 26
Pakistani 235
Bangladeshi 12
Other Asian 10
Black African 10
Black Caribbean 5
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 463

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Thornbury Road, Bradford), 66% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.

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 305
Wales 2
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 3
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 24
Other 126
Total 463

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 BD3 8SA

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 325
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 24
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 34
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 81

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.

Christian 116
No Religion 38
Buddhist 4
Hindu 6
Jewish 0
Muslim 254
Sikh 8
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 37
Total 463

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Bradford Moor ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 18% 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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 64
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 50
Self Employed 30
Unemployed 17
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 37
Retired 14
Looking After Home or Family 35
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 18
Other 20
Total 285

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 15
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 39
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 8
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 9
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 24
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 150

Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA is within the Bradford East policing neighbourhood, under the West Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 215 crimes were reported within half a mile of BD3 8SA.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 215 crimes committed near Thornbury Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Bradford East
Trafalgar House
Nelson Street
Force Website: http://default/my-neighbourhood

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Below are the details of the closest services to BD3 8SA. 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 BD3 8SA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest railway station is Bradford Interchange, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bradford Interchange 1.3 miles
Bradford Forster Square 1.4 miles
New Pudsey 1.6 miles
Frizinghall 2.6 miles
Apperley Bridge 3.2 miles
Bramley (West Yorkshire) 3.4 miles
Shipley (Yorks) 3.4 miles
Low Moor 3.5 miles
Baildon 4 miles
Saltaire 4.2 miles
Kirkstall Forge 4.5 miles
Horsforth 5.1 miles
Headingley 5.3 miles
Guiseley 5.5 miles
Cottingley 5.7 miles
Burley Park 5.8 miles
Bingley 6 miles
Morley 6.1 miles
Menston 6.7 miles
Crossflatts 6.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Dixons Marchbank Primary, approximately 450 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Dixons Marchbank Primary 450 yards
Lapage Primary School and Nursery 550 yards
Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy 700 yards
Feversham Primary Academy 730 yards
Killinghall Primary School 810 yards
St. Mary's & St. Peter's Catholic Primary School 820 yards
Byron Primary School 0.5 miles
Fearnville Primary School 0.6 miles
Barkerend Primary Leadership Academy 0.7 miles
Co-op Academy Beckfield 0.9 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Bradford, approximately 150 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Bradford 150 yards  
Laisterdyke Leadership Academy 290 yards
Carlton Bolling 0.9 miles
Bradford Forster Academy 1.2 miles
Feversham Academy 1.3 miles
Bronte Girls' Academy 1.3 miles  
Co-op Academy Priesthorpe 1.6 miles
Hanson School 1.8 miles
One In A Million Free School 1.8 miles
Al Mumin Primary and Secondary School 1.9 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Barkerend HC- Dr Usman Akbar MBBS, approximately 320 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 Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Leeds Road Dental Practice, approximately 460 yards 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 Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Eccleshill Community Hospital, approximately 1.9 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Thornbury Road, Bradford, BD3 8SA. The nearest is Insight Optical, approximately 400 yards 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.