Area Information for Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ 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 one property sale in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire Drive, Bradford 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
The area containing Yorkshire Drive, Bradford contains a higher than average level of social housing - 35% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||41|
|Rented: From Council||18|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||34|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||19|
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||6|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||24|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||17|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||68|
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 48% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around BD5 8LJ has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 33% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode BD5 8LJ 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)||40|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||28|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||36|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||71|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||112|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Yorkshire Drive, 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 51% 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.
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||4|
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 BD5 8LJ
|Republic of Ireland||5|
|Europe (including European Union)||19|
|Middle East or Asia||21|
|North America or Caribbean||4|
|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
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)||38|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||42|
|Looking After Home or Family||31|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||18|
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||3|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||10|
|Accommodation and Food||13|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||6|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||3|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||17|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||3|
Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ 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.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Yorkshire Drive|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to BD5 8LJ. 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 BD5 8LJ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest railway station is Low Moor, approximately 1.4 miles away.
|Low Moor||1.4 miles|
|Bradford Interchange||1.5 miles|
|Bradford Forster Square||2 miles|
|New Pudsey||3.5 miles|
|Shipley (Yorks)||4.6 miles|
|Bramley (West Yorkshire)||4.9 miles|
|Apperley Bridge||5.2 miles|
|Kirkstall Forge||6.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Newhall Park Primary School, approximately 660 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Newhall Park Primary School||660 yards||
|St Matthew's CofE Primary School and Nursery||820 yards||
|Bowling Park Primary School||0.6 miles||
|St Stephen's CofE Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Bankfoot Primary School||0.9 miles||
|St John's CofE Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Lower Fields Primary Academy||1 mile||
|Newby Primary School||1 mile||
|St Columba's Catholic Primary School||1 mile||
|Knowleswood Primary School||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Dixons City Academy, approximately 1 mile away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Dixons City Academy||1 mile||
|Bradford Forster Academy||1 mile||
|Bronte Girls' Academy||1.1 miles|
|Eternal Light Secondary School||1.2 miles|
|Dixons Trinity Academy||1.4 miles||
|New College Bradford||1.4 miles|
|Co-op Academy Grange||1.5 miles||
|Dixons McMillan Academy||1.5 miles||
|Tong Leadership Academy||2 miles||
|Buttershaw Business & Enterprise College Academy||2.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Bowling Hall Medical Practice, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bowling Hall Medical Practice||half a mile|
|Rooley Lane Medical Centre||half a mile|
|Kensington Partnership - Woodroyd Medical Centre||0.5 miles|
|Dr Gilkar: Branch||0.6 miles|
|New Hey Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Highfield Medical Practice||1 mile|
|Tong Medical Practice||1 mile|
|The Ridge Medical Practice 2||1.2 miles|
|Dr I. M. Raja & Partner||1.3 miles|
|Dr Ishtiaq Gilkar||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Parkside Road Dental Care Unit, approximately 0.8 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Parkside Road Dental Care Unit||0.8 miles|
|Olney Dental Care||0.8 miles|
|Wakefield Road Surgery||0.8 miles|
|P Tsakpo||1.2 miles|
|Rayner Dental Practice||1.5 miles|
|mydentist, Little Horton Lane, Bradford||1.6 miles|
|Hunjan and Associate||1.6 miles|
|Southbrook Dental Practice||1.6 miles|
|Bradford & Airedale Teaching PCT||1.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Cygnet Hospital Bierley, approximately 720 yards away.
|Cygnet Hospital Bierley||720 yards|
|St Lukes Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Woodside Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Woodside Hospital Site||2.4 miles|
|Westwood Park Diagnostic Treatment Centre||2.8 miles|
|Westbourne Green Community Hospital||3 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Wyke||3.1 miles|
|Bradford Royal Infirmary||3.3 miles|
|Lynfield Mount Hospital||3.8 miles|
|Eccleshill Community Hospital||3.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ. The nearest is Premier Vision Opticians, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Premier Vision Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Christopher R Limbert||0.7 miles|
|Tunnacliffe & Lambert Ltd||0.8 miles|
|Specsales Eyecare||0.8 miles|
|Tong Optical Services||1.1 miles|
|Michael R Foster||1.4 miles|
|Mr K M Latif||1.6 miles|
|K S Naru Opticians Ltd||1.7 miles|
|Specsavers Optical Superstore||1.7 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.