Area Information for Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA

Wedmore Vale in Bristol is in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the Knowle ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Bristol South. This page combines information for the address Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BS3 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for BS3 5JA.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Bristol, City of
Ward Knowle
Constituency Bristol South
Region South West
Country England


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA:

Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5HZ
Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5HY
Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JB
Glyn Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JD
Wingfield Road, Bristol, BS3 5DJ
Glyn Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JG

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BS3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA 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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House Prices

We have found 15 property sales in Wedmore Vale 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 Wedmore Vale, Bristol consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 Types
Detached 9
Semi-Detached 106
Terraced 29
Flat (Purpose-Built) 27
Flat (Converted) 7
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 179
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 40
Owned with Mortgage 51
Shared Ownership 19
Rented: From Council 30
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 11
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 12
Rent Free 3
Total 166

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.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 32
Two People 75
Three People 23
Four People 19
Five People 10
Six People 7
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 166

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.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 16
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 40
C2 - Skilled manual workers 33
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 40
Total 129

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 South constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 45% male.

Gender
Male 188
Female 231
Total 419

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.

Age Groups
0-4 38
5-7 22
8-9 6
10-14 23
15 5
16-17 8
18-19 8
20-24 31
25-29 37
30-44 88
45-59 71
60-64 20
65-74 39
75-84 15
85-89 8
90+ 0
Total 419

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BS3 5JA 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.

Relationship Status
Single 127
Married 142
Divorced 28
Separated 7
Widowed 21
Same Sex 0
Total 325

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.

Health
Very Good 187
Good 138
Fair 62
Bad 23
Very Bad 9
Total 419

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) 62
Apprenticeship 9
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 36
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 55
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 52
No GCSEs or Equivalent 98
Other 13
Total 325

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 87% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 365
Mixed Ethnicity 9
Indian 2
Pakistani 18
Bangladeshi 2
Other Asian 1
Black African 11
Black Caribbean 5
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 5
Total 419

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
England 376
Wales 5
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 10
Other 25
Total 419

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 BS3 5JA

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 287
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 12
African Countries 4
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 112

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.

Religion
Christian 213
No Religion 150
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 20
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 32
Total 419

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 115
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 47
Self Employed 22
Unemployed 16
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 19
Retired 38
Looking After Home or Family 19
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 22
Other 4
Total 302

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Manufacturing 9
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 25
RetailInc. Wholesale 40
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 10
Information and Communication 9
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 11
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 11
Public Administration and Defence 16
Education 10
HealthInc. Social Work 23
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 194

Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA is within the Knowle policing neighbourhood, under the Avon and Somerset Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Wedmore Vale
Neighbourhood Team Address Knowle
Website: https://www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/your-area/knowle/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to BS3 5JA. 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 BS3 5JA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest railway station is Bedminster, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bedminster 0.8 miles
Parson Street 1 mile
Bristol Temple Meads 1.3 miles
Lawrence Hill 2.1 miles
Montpelier 2.6 miles
Clifton Down 2.6 miles
Stapleton Road 2.7 miles
Redland 2.7 miles
Keynsham 3.9 miles
Sea Mills 4.4 miles
Filton Abbey Wood 5.2 miles
Shirehampton 5.5 miles
Bristol Parkway 6 miles
Patchway 6.6 miles
Avonmouth 6.9 miles
Nailsea & Backwell 7.2 miles
St Andrews Road 7.4 miles
Pilning 8.9 miles
Oldfield Park 9.5 miles
Severn Beach 9.6 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is Oasis Academy Connaught, approximately 470 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Oasis Academy Connaught 470 yards
    
Oasis Academy Marksbury Road 630 yards
    
Knowle Park Primary School 760 yards
    
Victoria Park Primary School 810 yards
    
Ilminster Avenue E-ACT Academy 820 yards
    
School of Christ The King Catholic Primary 840 yards
    
Hillcrest Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St Mary Redcliffe Church of England Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Parson Street Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Greenfield E-Act Primary Academy 0.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is Oasis Academy John Williams, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Oasis Academy John Williams 1.1 miles
    
St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School 1.1 miles
    
St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School 1.4 miles
    
Bristol Cathedral Choir School 1.6 miles
    
Bedminster Down School 1.7 miles
    
Oasis Academy Brislington 1.9 miles
    
Ashton Park School 2.1 miles
    
The City Academy Bristol 2.3 miles
    
Cotham School 2.4 miles
    
Clifton High School 2.5 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is Marksbury Road Surgery, approximately 630 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is mydentist, Wells Road, Bristol, approximately 0.8 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is Callington Road Hospital, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Wedmore Vale, Bristol, BS3 5JA. The nearest is Sight Centres, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Sight Centres 0.7 miles
Lynne Fernandes Optometrists 0.8 miles
Specsavers Opticians 0.9 miles
Scrivens 1 mile
Specs Savers 1 mile
Dury & Shaw Ltd 1.3 miles
Brock & Houlford 1.3 miles
David Phillips Opticians 1.4 miles
David Phillips Opticians 1.5 miles
C M Lea (Opticians) Ltd 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 BS3 5JA

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 23 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 74.9Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.8Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 78%
Virgin Media 75.1%
EE/Orange Broadband 74.5%
Vodafone 74.1%
Sky Digital 73.6%
BT Broadband 70.5%
TalkTalk 66.7%
 

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