Area Information for Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU 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 5 property sales in Island Gardens 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 Island Gardens, Bristol contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 24% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||58|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||3|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||28|
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||54|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||39|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||13|
|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 Bristol East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% 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 BS16 1BU 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)||133|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||34|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||43|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||22|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||23|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 75% 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||1|
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 BS16 1BU
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||7|
|Middle East or Asia||3|
|North America or Caribbean||7|
|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)||27|
|Looking After Home or Family||8|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||5|
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.||2|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||9|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||20|
|Public Administration and Defence||14|
|HealthInc. Social Work||41|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||10|
Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU is within the Eastville 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, 86 crimes were reported within half a mile of BS16 1BU.
|Crime:||Click here to view 86 crimes committed near Island Gardens|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to BS16 1BU. 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 BS16 1BU.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest railway station is Stapleton Road, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Stapleton Road||0.9 miles|
|Lawrence Hill||1.5 miles|
|Filton Abbey Wood||1.7 miles|
|Bristol Temple Meads||2.4 miles|
|Bristol Parkway||2.4 miles|
|Clifton Down||2.5 miles|
|Parson Street||3.9 miles|
|Sea Mills||3.9 miles|
|St Andrews Road||6.3 miles|
|Severn Beach||7.1 miles|
|Nailsea & Backwell||9.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is Glenfrome Primary School, approximately 370 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Glenfrome Primary School||370 yards||
|Stoke Park Primary School||0.5 miles||
|May Park Primary School||0.6 miles||
|St Werburgh's Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Filton Avenue Primary School||1 mile||
|Brunel Field Primary School||1 mile||
|Sefton Park Infant School||1 mile||
|Sefton Park Junior School||1 mile||
|Ashley Down Primary School||1.1 miles||
|Evergreen Primary Academy||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is Trinity Academy, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Trinity Academy||0.5 miles|
|Fairfield High School||0.7 miles||
|Bristol Metropolitan Academy||0.9 miles||
|St Matthias Academy||1 mile||
|The City Academy Bristol||1.4 miles||
|Orchard School Bristol||1.6 miles||
|Montpelier High School||1.6 miles|
|Bristol Brunel Academy||1.6 miles||
|Andalusia Academy Bristol||1.9 miles|
|Redland Green School||2 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is East Trees Health Centre, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|East Trees Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Horfield Health Centre||1 mile|
|Charlotte Keel Medical Practice||1.2 miles|
|Gloucester Road Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|The Old School Surgery||1.3 miles|
|Beechwood Medical Practice||1.4 miles|
|Fishponds Family Practice||1.4 miles|
|The Surgery (Carrol Court)||1.5 miles|
|Mendip Vale Medical Practice (Monks Park Surgery)||1.5 miles|
|Montpelier Health Centre||1.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is Easton Dental Practice, approximately 1.2 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Easton Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|mydentist, Filton Avenue, Horfield||1.2 miles|
|Ashley Down Dental Care||1.2 miles|
|Horfield Dental Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, St George||1.2 miles|
|Millennium Dental Care||1.3 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Bristol Gloucester Road||1.3 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Bristol St Pauls||1.3 miles|
|Oldbury Court Dental Centre||1.4 miles|
|Church Road Dental Practice||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is Priory Hospital Bristol, approximately 540 yards away.
|Priory Hospital Bristol||540 yards|
|Blackberry Hill Hospital||0.9 miles|
|Nightingale Hospital Bristol||1.6 miles|
|Southmead Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Frenchay Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Cossham Hospital||2 miles|
|Cossham Hospital (MSK Outpatient Services||2 miles|
|Bristol Eye Hospital||2.1 miles|
|University Of Bristol Dental Hospital||2.1 miles|
|Bristol Royal Infirmary||2.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Island Gardens, Bristol, BS16 1BU. The nearest is Christine Townsend Opticians, approximately 1.2 miles away.
|Christine Townsend Opticians||1.2 miles|
|Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care||1.3 miles|
|Harold Turner & Son||1.3 miles|
|Paul White Opticians||1.4 miles|
|Lynne Fernandes Optometrists||1.5 miles|
|MikeCees Opticians||1.5 miles|
|C M Lea (Opticians) Ltd||1.5 miles|
|Jonathan Best Opticians||1.6 miles|
|Armstrong & North Opticians||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.