Area Information for South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP

South Road in Redland is in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the Redland ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Bristol West. This page combines information for the address South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BS6 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 BS6 6QP.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Bristol, City of
Ward Redland
Constituency Bristol West
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 South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP:

Redland Road, Bristol, BS6 6QZ
Redland Road, Bristol, BS6 6RD
Grove Park, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6PP
Redland Road, Bristol, BS6 6AQ
Redland Grove, Bristol, BS6 6PR
Redland Road, Bristol, BS6 6RB

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BS6 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP 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 41 property sales in South Road 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 South Road, Redland, Bristol consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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 13
Semi-Detached 18
Terraced 39
Flat (Purpose-Built) 7
Flat (Converted) 71
Total 148
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing South Road, Redland, Bristol contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 44% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 29
Owned with Mortgage 39
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 7
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 3
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 61
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 1
Total 143

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 49
Two People 48
Three People 16
Four People 16
Five People 8
Six People 2
Seven People 2
8+ People 2
Total 143

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 56
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 49
C2 - Skilled manual workers 8
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 14
Total 127

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around BS6 6QP however is predominantly male (57%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).

Male 194
Female 148
Total 342

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 19
5-7 7
8-9 7
10-14 12
15 1
16-17 6
18-19 9
20-24 71
25-29 46
30-44 79
45-59 51
60-64 12
65-74 11
75-84 11
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 342

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of BS6 6QP there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 54% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.

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 186
Married 83
Divorced 20
Separated 2
Widowed 5
Same Sex 0
Total 296

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.

Very Good 199
Good 105
Fair 25
Bad 8
Very Bad 5
Total 342

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

South Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 61% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to this category.

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) 180
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 70
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 18
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 13
No GCSEs or Equivalent 7
Other 7
Total 296

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 91% 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 311
Mixed Ethnicity 12
Indian 7
Other Asian 1
Black African 3
Black Caribbean 2
Other Black/African/Caribbean 2
Other 4
Total 342

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 276
Wales 8
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 19
Other 30
Total 342

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 BS6 6QP

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 291
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 15
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 10
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 22

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.

Christian 117
No Religion 172
Buddhist 8
Hindu 5
Jewish 0
Muslim 5
Sikh 0
Other Religion 3
Not Stated 32
Total 342

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Redland ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 26% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.

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 116
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 24
Self Employed 41
Unemployed 2
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 73
Retired 15
Looking After Home or Family 3
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 5
Total 285

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 6
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 21
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 10
Information and Communication 16
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 15
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 21
Administration 13
Public Administration and Defence 14
Education 30
HealthInc. Social Work 37
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 201

South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP is within the Redland policing neighbourhood, under the Avon and Somerset Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2022, 115 crimes were reported within half a mile of BS6 6QP.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 115 crimes committed near South Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Redland

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Below are the details of the closest services to Redland. 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 BS6 6QP.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest railway station is Redland, approximately 60 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Redland 60 yards
Montpelier 860 yards
Clifton Down 0.6 miles
Stapleton Road 1.4 miles
Bristol Temple Meads 1.5 miles
Lawrence Hill 1.6 miles
Bedminster 2 miles
Sea Mills 2.3 miles
Parson Street 2.5 miles
Filton Abbey Wood 3 miles
Shirehampton 3.6 miles
Bristol Parkway 3.9 miles
Portway Park & Ride 4.2 miles
Patchway 4.3 miles
Avonmouth 4.8 miles
St Andrews Road 5.2 miles
Keynsham 5.7 miles
Pilning 6.2 miles
Severn Beach 6.9 miles
Nailsea & Backwell 7.4 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is Cotham Gardens Primary School, approximately 290 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Cotham Gardens Primary School 290 yards
The Dolphin School 700 yards
Ss Peter and Paul RC Primary School 790 yards
St Bonaventure's Catholic Primary School 0.7 miles
Fairlawn Primary School 0.7 miles
St Johns Church of England Primary School, Clifton 0.8 miles
St Barnabas Church of England VC Primary School 0.8 miles
Westbury Park School 0.8 miles
Bishop Road Primary School 0.8 miles
Willow Park CofE Primary School 0.8 miles  

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is Montpelier High School, approximately 570 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Montpelier High School 570 yards
Redland Green School 640 yards
Cotham School 680 yards
Bristol International College 0.7 miles  
Andalusia Academy Bristol 1.1 miles  
Clifton High School 1.1 miles  
Clifton College 1.1 miles  
Fairfield High School 1.2 miles
Bristol Cathedral Choir School 1.2 miles
St Mary Redcliffe and Temple School 1.6 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is Montpelier Health Centre, approximately 750 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 South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is The Redland Road Dental Practice, approximately 120 yards 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 South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is St Michael's Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to South Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6QP. The nearest is Lynne Fernandes Optometrists, approximately 700 yards away.

* 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 BS6 6QP

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 26 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 98.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 331Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 36Mbps
Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%

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