Area Information for Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT

Old Coach Lane in Saintfield is in Northern Ireland. The postcode is within the Saintfield ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Strangford. This page combines information for the address Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BT24 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Intermediate Settlement
Local Authority Newry, Mourne and Down
Ward Saintfield
UK Parliamentary Constituency Strangford
Region Northern Ireland Constituencies
Country Northern Ireland


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 Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT:

Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7YZ
Old Coach Way, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7PG
Station Road, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7DU
Woodrow Gardens, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7WG
Rowallane Dale, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7LE
Crossgar Road, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 7AS

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BT24 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT 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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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 Types
Detached 200
Semi-Detached 76
Terraced 92
Flat (Purpose-Built) 41
Flat (Converted) 1
Residence in Commercial Building 9
Total 419
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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 123
Owned with Mortgage 167
Shared Ownership 3
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 64
Rented: Other 7
Rent Free 10
Total 380

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 94
Two People 127
Three People 75
Four People 56
Five People 24
Six People 4
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 380

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 104
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 116
C2 - Skilled manual workers 50
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 30
Total 300

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 Strangford UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 446
Female 495
Total 941

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 45
5-7 31
8-9 17
10-14 71
15 17
16-17 32
18-19 29
20-24 58
25-29 63
30-44 201
45-59 217
60-64 48
65-74 81
75-84 25
85-89 5
90+ 1
Total 941

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BT24 7PT 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 243
Married 415
Divorced 33
Separated 34
Widowed 35
Same Sex 0
Total 760

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 519
Good 307
Fair 94
Bad 17
Very Bad 4
Total 941

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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 294
Apprenticeship 25
2+ A Levels 108
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 131
1-4 GCSEs 74
No GCSEs 108
Other 20
Total 760

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland) 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 99% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 932
Mixed Ethnicity 2
Chinese 6
Other Asian 1
Total 941

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 88.8% of the resident population of Northern Ireland were born in Northern Ireland. The other groups were 3.6% English, 0.85% Scottish, 0.14% Welsh, 2.1% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.51% from other European Union countries, and 2% from outside of Europe.

For postcodes in Northern Ireland, there may be some margin of error in the figures for "Northern Ireland" and "Republic of Ireland" - some respondents simply answer "Ireland" on the census, which may lead to misclassification.

Country of Birth
England 29
Wales 2
Scotland 18
Northern Ireland 855
Republic of Ireland 13
European Union 3
Other 21
Total 941

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 BT24 7PT

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 779
Republic of Ireland 113
Europe (including European Union) 2
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 1
North America or Caribbean 6
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 69

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Northern Ireland is primarily a Christian country, with 40.7% of residents Catholic, 41.6% other Christians, and 0.8% other religions. Approximately 10.1% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 6.8% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 186
Other Christian 524
Other Religion 4
No Religion 182
Not Stated 45
Total 941

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 330
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 97
Self Employed 74
Unemployed 18
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 75
Retired 98
Looking After Home or Family 11
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 14
Other 12
Total 729

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 3
Manufacturing 31
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 32
RetailInc. Wholesale 81
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 16
Accommodation and Food 22
Information and Communication 17
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 37
Real Estate 5
Professional, Scientific and Technical 37
Administration 21
Public Administration and Defence 57
Education 57
HealthInc. Social Work 74
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 23
Total 517

Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT is within the Downpatrick policing neighbourhood, under the Police Service of Northern Ireland force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Old Coach Lane
Neighbourhood Team Address Downpatrick
3 Ballyhornan Road
County Down
BT30 6RB
Force Website: http://www.psni.police.uk

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 Saintfield. 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 BT24 7PT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 15 closest railway stations to Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT. The nearest railway station is Hilden Halt, approximately 9.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Hilden Halt 9.3 miles
Belfast - Balmoral Halt 9.5 miles
Lambeg Halt 9.5 miles
Lisburn 9.6 miles
Derriaghy Halt 9.6 miles
Dunmurry Halt 9.6 miles
Finaghy Halt 9.7 miles
Belfast - Adelaide Halt 9.7 miles
Belfast - Botanic 9.9 miles
Belfast - City Hospital Halt 11 miles
Belfast - Central 11 miles
Belfast - Gt Victoria St 11 miles
Belfast - Bridge End Halt 11 miles
Belfast - Sydenham Halt 11 miles
Belfast - Yorkgate 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT. The nearest is St Mary's Primary School, Saintfield, approximately 560 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 9 closest secondary schools to Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT. The nearest is Saintfield High School, approximately 640 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT. The nearest is Saintfield Health Centre, approximately 770 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Saintfield Health Centre 770 yards
Carryduff Surgery 4.6 miles
The Montalto Medical Centre 5.1 miles
Crossgar Surgery 5.1 miles
Lisbane Medical Centre 5.2 miles
The Square Surgery 7.1 miles
Comber Health Centre 7.2 miles
Dr Robert Henry Surgery 7.2 miles
Killyleagh Surgery 8.1 miles
Dromara Surgery 9.2 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 1 closest hospitals to Old Coach Lane, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 7PT. The nearest is Knockbracken Healthcare Park, approximately 6.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Knockbracken Healthcare Park 6.4 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 BT24 7PT

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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 14 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 48.8Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.8Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast 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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