Area Information for Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ
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|Frinstead Grove, Orpington, BR5 3SF|
|Otlinge Road, Orpington, BR5 3SH|
|Star Lane, Orpington, BR5 3LW|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ 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 15 property sales in Chesterfield Close 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.
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Chesterfield Close, Orpington contains a higher than average level of social housing - 59% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||35|
|Rented: From Council||13|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||58|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||3|
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||11|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||24|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||23|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||47|
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 47% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around BR5 3PQ has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 35% 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 number of residents who are separated in BR5 3PQ 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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||51|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||20|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||41|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||49|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||65|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 71% 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||0|
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 3PQ
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||20|
|Middle East or Asia||7|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|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)||22|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||33|
|Looking After Home or Family||17|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||12|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||9|
|Accommodation and Food||12|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||11|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||14|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ 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.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Chesterfield Close|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Cray Valley East
Below are the details of the closest services to BR5 3PQ. 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 3PQ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest railway station is St Mary Cray, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|St Mary Cray||0.9 miles|
|Petts Wood||2.3 miles|
|Albany Park||2.9 miles|
|Elmstead Woods||3.9 miles|
|New Eltham||3.9 miles|
|Bromley South||4.7 miles|
|Sundridge Park||4.7 miles|
|Farningham Road||4.7 miles|
|Bromley North||4.8 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest DLR station is Woolwich Arsenal, approximately 7.1 miles away.
|Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station||7.1 miles|
|Lewisham DLR Station||7.8 miles|
|King George V DLR Station||8 miles|
|Elverson Road DLR Station||8.1 miles|
|Sydenham Overground Station||8.1 miles|
|Penge West Overground Station||8.2 miles|
|London City Airport DLR Station||8.3 miles|
|Gallions Reach DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|Forest Hill Overground Station||8.4 miles|
|Honor Oak Park Overground Station||8.4 miles|
|Anerley Overground Station||8.4 miles|
|Cyprus DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|Greenwich DLR Station||8.4 miles|
|Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station||8.5 miles|
|Deptford Bridge DLR Station||8.5 miles|
|Pontoon Dock DLR Station||8.6 miles|
|Beckton Park DLR Station||8.6 miles|
|Brockley Overground Station||8.6 miles|
|Royal Albert DLR Station||8.7 miles|
|Norwood Junction Overground Station||8.7 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Manor Oak Primary School, approximately 280 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Manor Oak Primary School||280 yards|
|St Paul's Cray Church of England Primary School||640 yards|
|St. Mary Cray Primary Academy||0.7 miles|
|St Philomena's Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Leesons Primary School||1 mile|
|Harris Primary Academy Orpington||1.1 miles|
|Poverest Primary School||1.1 miles|
|Gray's Farm Primary Academy||1.2 miles|
|Blenheim Primary School||1.5 miles|
|Perry Hall Primary School||1.5 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Harris Academy Orpington, approximately 1.3 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Harris Academy Orpington||1.3 miles||
|Kemnal Technology College||1.5 miles||
|Orchards Academy||1.9 miles||
|St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School||2.1 miles||
|Chislehurst School for Girls||2.4 miles||
|Coopers School||2.5 miles||
|Cleeve Park School||2.5 miles||
|Newstead Wood School||2.9 miles||
|Bromley High School||3 miles|
|Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School||3.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Derry Downs Surgery, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Derry Downs Surgery||0.7 miles|
|St Mary Cray Practice||0.7 miles|
|The Crescent Surgery||0.9 miles|
|The Broomwood Health Centre||1 mile|
|Poverest Medical Centre||1.1 miles|
|Dr Felix Balaratnam||1.3 miles|
|BALLATER SURGERY||1.5 miles|
|Knoll Medical Practice||2 miles|
|The Cedars Surgery||2.1 miles|
|The Oaks Partnership||2.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Cray Dental Care, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Cray Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|BEACONSFIELD DENTAL PRACTICE - CRAYS||0.8 miles|
|Mr R MCCorry & Associates||1.2 miles|
|Bromley Healthcare Interest Company||1.4 miles|
|Mr A Whittome & Associates||1.4 miles|
|Orpington Dental Care||1.8 miles|
|White Oak Dental Practice||1.9 miles|
|Mr B O'Rourke & Associates||2 miles|
|The Lindens Dental Centre||2 miles|
|DONNELLY SW MRS||2.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Queen Mary, approximately 2.1 miles away.
|Queen Mary||2.1 miles|
|BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Orpington Hospital||2.5 miles|
|Bromley Private Patient Unit||3.4 miles|
|Princess Royal University Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Green Parks House||3.5 miles|
|Bridgeways Day Hospital||3.6 miles|
|Upton Day Hospital||4.4 miles|
|Priory Hospital Hayes Grove||5 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Chesterfield Close, Orpington, BR5 3PQ. The nearest is Vision Express (UK) Limited, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Vision Express (UK) Limited||0.6 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.6 miles|
|Boots Opticians||1.6 miles|
|Boots-Orpington - High St||1.6 miles|
|William J Wilkinson Limited||1.7 miles|
|Thomas H Collison Limited||1.8 miles|
|Tesco Opticians||1.8 miles|
|Robert Murrell||2.1 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians Swanley||2.1 miles|
|Asda Opticians (Swanley)||2.1 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 3PQ
This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. 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 8 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||51.9Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.2Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||12Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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