Area Information for Bristol, BS15 2LU
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in July 1995. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bristol, BS15 2LU 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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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 Bristol 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||3|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Bristol contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 22% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||73|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||4|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||29|
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||20|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||42|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||31|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||27|
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 Kingswood constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% 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 BS15 2LU 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)||49|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||47|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||62|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||39|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||62|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Bristol) can be considered less ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 97% 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 BS15 2LU
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||6|
|Middle East or Asia||1|
|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)||40|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||17|
|Looking After Home or Family||8|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||15|
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.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||4|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||6|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||13|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||5|
|HealthInc. Social Work||28|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Bristol, BS15 2LU is within the Kingswood and Woodstock policing neighbourhood, under the Avon and Somerset Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2021, 112 crimes were reported within half a mile of BS15 2LU.
|Crime:||Click here to view 112 crimes committed near BS15 2LU|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Kingswood and Woodstock
Below are the details of the closest services to BS15 2LU. 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 BS15 2LU.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest railway station is Lawrence Hill, approximately 2.3 miles away.
|Lawrence Hill||2.3 miles|
|Stapleton Road||2.5 miles|
|Bristol Temple Meads||3.1 miles|
|Filton Abbey Wood||3.9 miles|
|Bristol Parkway||4.1 miles|
|Clifton Down||4.4 miles|
|Parson Street||4.5 miles|
|Sea Mills||6.2 miles|
|Oldfield Park||7.9 miles|
|Bath Spa||8.7 miles|
|St Andrews Road||8.8 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School, approximately 430 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School||430 yards||
|Beacon Rise Primary School||540 yards||
|Two Mile Hill Primary School||700 yards||
|The Park Primary School||830 yards||
|Courtney Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Air Balloon Hill Primary School||0.8 miles||
|St Stephen's Infant School||0.9 miles||
|St Stephen's Church of England Junior School, Soundwell||0.9 miles||
|Samuel White's Infant School||0.9 miles||
|Hanham Abbots Junior School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is John Cabot Academy, approximately 350 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|John Cabot Academy||350 yards||
|Bristol Brunel Academy||1 mile||
|Hanham Woods Academy||1.1 miles||
|Digitech Studio School||1.3 miles||
|St Matthias Academy||1.8 miles||
|Mangotsfield School||1.9 miles||
|Bristol Metropolitan Academy||1.9 miles||
|Sir Bernard Lovell Academy||2 miles||
|The City Academy Bristol||2.2 miles||
|Downend School||2.5 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is The Orchard Medical Centre, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Orchard Medical Centre||450 yards|
|Kingswood Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Fireclay Health||0.8 miles|
|Air Balloon Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Hanham Health||1 mile|
|Cadbury Heath Healthcare||1.2 miles|
|Riverside Surgery||1.5 miles|
|Beechwood Medical Practice||1.6 miles|
|Fishponds Family Practice||1.6 miles|
|The Old School Surgery||1.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is Kingswood Dental Centre, approximately 560 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Kingswood Dental Centre||560 yards|
|Phoenix Dental Kingswood||780 yards|
|Q Dental - Kingswood||780 yards|
|Hanham High Street Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Lodge Causeway Dental Centre||1 mile|
|Staple Hill Dental Practice||1.6 miles|
|mydentist, Victoria Street, Staple Hill||1.7 miles|
|Church Road Dental Practice||1.8 miles|
|Oldbury Court Dental Centre||1.8 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, St George||1.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is Cossham Hospital, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Cossham Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Cossham Hospital (MSK Outpatient Services||0.8 miles|
|Blackberry Hill Hospital||2.1 miles|
|Frenchay Hospital||2.7 miles|
|Callington Road Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Priory Hospital Bristol||2.8 miles|
|Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre||3.3 miles|
|Practice Plus Group Hospital, Emersons Green||3.3 miles|
|Nightingale Hospital Bristol||3.5 miles|
|Bristol Eye Hospital||3.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bristol, BS15 2LU. The nearest is Boots-Kingswood, approximately 590 yards away.
|Specsavers Opticians||590 yards|
|Vision Express||590 yards|
|Mike Cees Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Four Eyes Dispensing Optician||0.7 miles|
|Goldsmith & Harvey Opticians||0.9 miles|
|Jonathan Best Opticians||1.1 miles|
|Armstrong & North Opticians||1.6 miles|
|Dury and Tippett Ltd||1.6 miles|
|Harold Turner & Son||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.