Area Information for Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ 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 58 property sales in Balfour 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 Balfour Road, Bromley 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repayed through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 56% of housing spaces.
|Owned with Mortgage||69|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||15|
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||24|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||48|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||14|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||10|
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 Beckenham constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 45% 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 BR2 9SJ 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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||81|
|2+ A Levels||26|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||31|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 93% 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||7|
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 BR2 9SJ
|Republic of Ireland||5|
|Europe (including European Union)||12|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|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 Bromley Common and Keston ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 51% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.
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)||25|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||10|
|Looking After Home or Family||11|
|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.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||3|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||9|
|Information and Communication||8|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||9|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||19|
|Public Administration and Defence||11|
|HealthInc. Social Work||23|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||6|
Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ is within the Bromley Common and Keston policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In March 2019, 65 crimes were reported within half a mile of BR2 9SJ.
|Crime:||Click here to view 65 crimes committed near Balfour Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Bromley Common and Keston
Below are the details of the closest services to BR2 9SJ. 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 BR2 9SJ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest railway station is Bickley, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Bromley South||1.1 miles|
|Petts Wood||1.5 miles|
|Bromley North||1.5 miles|
|Hayes (Kent)||1.6 miles|
|Sundridge Park||1.7 miles|
|Elmstead Woods||1.8 miles|
|West Wickham||2.4 miles|
|Grove Park||2.8 miles|
|Eden Park||2.8 miles|
|St Mary Cray||2.9 miles|
|Beckenham Junction||3.1 miles|
|Beckenham Hill||3.3 miles|
|New Eltham||3.5 miles|
|Clock House||3.7 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest Overground station is Penge West, approximately 4.7 miles away.
|Penge West Overground Station||4.7 miles|
|Sydenham Overground Station||4.7 miles|
|Anerley Overground Station||4.8 miles|
|Norwood Junction Overground Station||5 miles|
|Crystal Palace Overground Station||5.2 miles|
|Forest Hill Overground Station||5.2 miles|
|Honor Oak Park Overground Station||5.5 miles|
|Lewisham DLR Station||5.5 miles|
|Elverson Road DLR Station||5.9 miles|
|Brockley Overground Station||6.1 miles|
|West Croydon Overground Station||6.2 miles|
|Deptford Bridge DLR Station||6.3 miles|
|Greenwich DLR Station||6.4 miles|
|Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station||6.6 miles|
|New Cross ELL Overground Station||6.6 miles|
|New Cross Gate Overground Station||6.7 miles|
|Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station||6.9 miles|
|Island Gardens DLR Station||7 miles|
|Queens Road Peckham Overground Station||7.1 miles|
|Peckham Rye Overground Station||7.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Raglan Primary School, approximately 700 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Raglan Primary School||700 yards|
|Trinity Church of England Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Southborough Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St George's, Bickley, Church of England Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Bickley Primary School||0.8 miles|
|La Fontaine Academy||0.9 miles|
|Hayes Primary School||1.1 miles|
|St James' Roman Catholic Primary School||1.2 miles|
|St Mark's Church of England Primary School||1.3 miles|
|Scotts Park Primary School||1.4 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Bishop Justus CofE School, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Bishop Justus CofE School||0.7 miles||
|Bromley High School||0.8 miles|
|Eden Park High School||0.8 miles|
|The Ravensbourne School||0.8 miles||
|Bullers Wood School for Boys||1.1 miles|
|Bullers Wood School||1.3 miles||
|Hayes School||1.5 miles||
|Ravens Wood School||1.5 miles||
|Coopers School||1.8 miles||
|Darrick Wood School||2.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Bromley Common Practice, approximately 520 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bromley Common Practice||520 yards|
|Southborough Lane Surgery||520 yards|
|Dr Rajasundaram (Bromley Park)||1.1 miles|
|South View Partnership||1.2 miles|
|Dysart Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Forge Close Surgery||1.4 miles|
|Pickhurst Surgery||1.6 miles|
|Tudor Way Surgery||1.7 miles|
|Whitehouse Surgery||1.7 miles|
|Sundridge Medical Centre||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Mrs B Vaheeswaran & Associate, approximately 290 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Mrs B Vaheeswaran & Associate||290 yards|
|Mr K Faiz & Associates||780 yards|
|Rochester Lodge Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Smile Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Petts Wood Orthodontics||1.4 miles|
|Adams House Dental Practice||1.5 miles|
|Bromley Dental Studio||1.5 miles|
|Hayes Dental Surgery||1.6 miles|
|Mr K Brophy & Associates||1.6 miles|
|Pickhurst Dental Care||1.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Bridgeways Day Hospital, approximately 510 yards away.
|Bridgeways Day Hospital||510 yards|
|Priory Hospital Hayes Grove||1.7 miles|
|Green Parks House||1.9 miles|
|Bromley Private Patient Unit||1.9 miles|
|Princess Royal University Hospital||1.9 miles|
|BMI The Sloane Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Bethlem Royal Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Orpington Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Queen Mary||3.3 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||4.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Balfour Road, Bromley, BR2 9SJ. The nearest is Boots-Bromley - The Glades, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Boots-Bromley - The Glades||0.9 miles|
|William J Wilkinson Limited||1.2 miles|
|Glasses Lab||1.3 miles|
|The Bromley Eye Centre||1.3 miles|
|Vision Express (UK) Limited||1.3 miles|
|Boots-Bromley - High St||1.3 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.4 miles|
|Boots-Petts Wood||1.4 miles|
|Steven Harris Opticians||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.
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Broadband in BR2 9SJ
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.
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 32 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||60.3Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||6.8Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of 2018. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.