Area Information for Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for BR5 2DD.
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|Hood Avenue, Orpington, BR5 2EE|
|Hayfield Road, Orpington, BR5 2DW|
|Stanley Way, Orpington, BR5 2HE|
|Poverest Road, Orpington, BR5 2DG|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD 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 13 property sales in Marion Crescent 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
This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||21|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Marion Crescent, Orpington contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 32% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||34|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||18|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||42|
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||14|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||28|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||27|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||41|
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 Orpington constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% 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 number of residents who are separated in BR5 2DD is high - 5% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 2.7%.
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)||34|
|2+ A Levels||27|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||34|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 81% 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||3|
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 BR5 2DD
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||18|
|Middle East or Asia||7|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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)||36|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||18|
|Looking After Home or Family||17|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||10|
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||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||9|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||6|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD is within the Cray Valley East policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In May 2018, 106 crimes were reported within half a mile of BR5 2DD.
|Crime:||Click here to view 106 crimes committed near Marion Crescent|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Cray Valley East
Below are the details of the closest services to BR5 2DD. 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 BR5 2DD.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest railway station is St Mary Cray, approximately 600 yards away.
|St Mary Cray||600 yards|
|Petts Wood||1.4 miles|
|Albany Park||3.3 miles|
|Elmstead Woods||3.3 miles|
|New Eltham||3.7 miles|
|Bromley South||3.9 miles|
|Sundridge Park||4 miles|
|Bromley North||4.1 miles|
|Hayes (Kent)||4.2 miles|
|Grove Park||4.6 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest DLR station is Lewisham, approximately 7.4 miles away.
|Lewisham DLR Station||7.4 miles|
|Elverson Road DLR Station||7.6 miles|
|Greenwich DLR Station||8 miles|
|Deptford Bridge DLR Station||8 miles|
|Cutty Sark DLR Station||8.1 miles|
|Island Gardens DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|Gallions Reach DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|Cyprus DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|New Cross Tube Station||8.5 miles|
|Beckton Park DLR Station||8.5 miles|
|Royal Albert DLR Station||8.6 miles|
|New Cross Gate Tube Station||8.7 miles|
|Mudchute DLR Station||8.7 miles|
|North Greenwich Tube Station||8.8 miles|
|Prince Regent DLR Station||8.8 miles|
|Beckton DLR Station||8.9 miles|
|Custom House DLR Station||8.9 miles|
|Crossharbour & London Arena DLR Station||9 miles|
|Royal Victoria DLR Station||9.1 miles|
|South Quay DLR Station||9.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is Poverest Primary School, approximately 450 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Poverest Primary School||450 yards|
|St. Mary Cray Primary Academy||680 yards|
|Leesons Primary School||0.6 miles|
|St Philomena's Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Perry Hall Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Harris Primary Academy Orpington||0.8 miles|
|Manor Oak Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Paul's Cray Church of England Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Gray's Farm Primary Academy||1.2 miles|
|Blenheim Primary School||1.3 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is Harris Academy Orpington, approximately 1.1 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Harris Academy Orpington||1.1 miles|
|Kemnal Technology College||1.5 miles||
|St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School||1.6 miles||
|Coopers School||1.9 miles||
|Newstead Wood School||2.1 miles||
|Chislehurst School for Girls||2.1 miles||
|Darrick Wood School||2.5 miles||
|Cleeve Park School||2.8 miles||
|Orchards Academy||2.8 miles||
|Bishop Justus CofE School||2.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is The Crescent Surgery, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Crescent Surgery||< 50 yards|
|Poverest Medical Centre||400 yards|
|St Mary Cray Practice||640 yards|
|Cross Hall Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Derry Downs Surgery||0.5 miles|
|BALLATER SURGERY||0.7 miles|
|Dr Felix Balaratnam||0.9 miles|
|The Broomwood Road Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Tudor Way Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Whitehouse Surgery||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is BEACONSFIELD DENTAL PRACTICE - CRAYS, approximately 620 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|BEACONSFIELD DENTAL PRACTICE - CRAYS||620 yards|
|Cray Dental Care||640 yards|
|Ballater Dental Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Mr A Whittome & Associates||0.8 miles|
|Mr R MCCorry & Associates||1 mile|
|Bromley Healthcare Interest Company||1.1 miles|
|Orpington Dental Care||1.2 miles|
|Henning, Abraham||1.3 miles|
|The Lindens Dental Centre||1.3 miles|
|Mr B O'Rourke & Associates||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is Orpington Hospital, approximately 2 miles away.
|Orpington Hospital||2 miles|
|Queen Mary||2 miles|
|BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Princess Royal University Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Green Parks House||2.7 miles|
|Bridgeways Day Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Priory Hospital Hayes Grove||4.1 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||4.7 miles|
|Upton Day Hospital||4.8 miles|
|BMI The Sloane Hospital||4.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Marion Crescent, Orpington, BR5 2DD. The nearest is Vision Express (UK) Limited, approximately 610 yards away.
|Vision Express (UK) Limited||610 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.9 miles|
|Boots Opticians||0.9 miles|
|Boots-Orpington - High St||1 mile|
|William J Wilkinson Limited||1.1 miles|
|Thomas H Collison Limited||1.1 miles|
|Tesco Opticians||1.2 miles|
|Steven Harris Opticians||1.4 miles|
|Boots-Petts Wood||1.4 miles|
|Oakmead Opticians||2.4 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 BR5 2DD
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 21 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.
|Average Download Speed||28.9Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||3.9Mbps|
|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 December 2016. 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.