Area Information for Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS

Crowhurst Road in Brighton is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Patcham ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Brighton, Pavilion. This page combines information for the address Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BN1 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 Brighton and Hove
Ward Patcham
Constituency Brighton, Pavilion
Region South East
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 Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS:

Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AF
Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AP
Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AT
Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AQ
Carden Avenue, Brighton, BN1 8LW
Bramble Way, Stanmer Heights, Brighton, BN1 8GL

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BN1 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS 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 Crowhurst Road, Brighton consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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 1
Semi-Detached 24
Terraced 5
Flat (Purpose-Built) 41
Flat (Converted) 1
Total 72
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Crowhurst Road, Brighton contains a higher than average level of social housing - 83% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 1
Owned with Mortgage 7
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 31
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 26
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1
Rent Free 3
Total 69

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 32
Two People 19
Three People 12
Four People 6
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 69

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 4
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 8
C2 - Skilled manual workers 15
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 39
Total 66

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 Brighton, Pavilion constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 52% male.

Male 67
Female 63
Total 130

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 6
5-7 7
8-9 2
10-14 7
15 2
16-17 4
18-19 6
20-24 12
25-29 11
30-44 34
45-59 34
60-64 2
65-74 3
75-84 0
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 130

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of BN1 8AS there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 50% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.

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 65
Married 18
Divorced 13
Separated 6
Widowed 4
Same Sex 0
Total 106

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.

However, this area of the Patcham ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (66%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Very Good 41
Good 45
Fair 30
Bad 14
Very Bad 0
Total 130

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) 11
Apprenticeship 4
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 10
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 22
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 20
No GCSEs or Equivalent 37
Other 2
Total 106

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 88% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 114
Mixed Ethnicity 9
Indian 1
Black African 4
Black Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 130

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 120
Wales 2
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 1
Other 5
Total 130

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 BN1 8AS

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 97
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 30

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 56
No Religion 57
Buddhist 2
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 2
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 11
Total 130

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 27
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 13
Self Employed 14
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 10
Retired 2
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 21
Other 6
Total 106

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 2
Construction 10
RetailInc. Wholesale 11
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 2
HealthInc. Social Work 6
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 55

Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS is within the Patcham policing neighbourhood, under the Sussex Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2021, 34 crimes were reported within half a mile of BN1 8AS.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 34 crimes committed near Crowhurst Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Patcham
Crowhurst Road
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Below are the details of the closest services to BN1 8AS. 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 BN1 8AS.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest railway station is Moulsecoomb, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Moulsecoomb 1.5 miles
Falmer 1.6 miles
Preston Park 2 miles
London Road (Brighton) 2.2 miles
Brighton 2.8 miles
Hove 3 miles
Aldrington 3.3 miles
Hassocks 4 miles
Portslade 4.2 miles
Fishersgate 4.8 miles
Plumpton 5 miles
Southwick 5.5 miles
Cooksbridge 5.6 miles
Lewes 5.9 miles
Burgess Hill 5.9 miles
Wivelsfield 6.6 miles
Shoreham-by-Sea 6.9 miles
Southease 7.2 miles
Glynde 8.5 miles
Lancing 9.1 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Carden Nursery and Primary School, approximately 690 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Carden Nursery and Primary School 690 yards
Coldean Primary School 0.6 miles
Patcham Junior School 0.9 miles
Patcham Infant School 1.1 miles
Moulsecoomb Primary School 1.4 miles
Hertford Junior School 1.5 miles
Balfour Primary School 1.5 miles
Hertford Infant School 1.6 miles
Westdene Primary School 1.8 miles
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School 1.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Patcham High School, approximately 1 mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Patcham High School 1 mile
Varndean School 1.4 miles
Brighton Aldridge Community Academy 1.5 miles
Dorothy Stringer School 1.6 miles
Cardinal Newman Catholic School 2.6 miles
Blatchington Mill School 3 miles
Hove Park School and Sixth Form Centre 3.1 miles
King's School 3.1 miles
Brighton College 3.3 miles  
Downlands Community School 3.7 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Carden Surgery, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Carden Surgery 730 yards
Warmdene Surgery 770 yards
New Larchwood Surgery 0.5 miles
Craigie 0.5 miles
University Of Sussex Health Centre 1.5 miles
School House Surgery 1.6 miles
The Deneway Surgery 1.6 miles
Cockcroft Surgery 1.6 miles
The Avenue Surgery 1.7 miles
The Haven Practice 1.9 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Alfa Dental Ltd, approximately 1.2 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 10 closest hospitals to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Brighton General Hospital, approximately 2.6 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Crowhurst Road, Brighton, BN1 8AS. The nearest is Asda Opticians Ltd, approximately < 50 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.