Area Information for Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX

Glenville Way in Newtownabbey is in Northern Ireland. The postcode is within the Abbey ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of East Antrim. This page combines information for the address Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of BT37 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 Belfast Metropolitan Urban Area
Local Authority Antrim and Newtownabbey
Ward Abbey
UK Parliamentary Constituency East Antrim
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 Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX:

Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0SP
Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0SJ
Dillons Avenue, Newtownabbey, BT37 0HU
Glenville Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0TA
Glenville Green, Newtownabbey, BT37 0TT
Glenville Drive, Newtownabbey, BT37 0TY

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about BT37 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX 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 122
Semi-Detached 49
Terraced 148
Flat (Purpose-Built) 95
Flat (Converted) 3
Total 417
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The area containing Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 23% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 118
Owned with Mortgage 107
Shared Ownership 4
Rented: From Council 33
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 36
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 85
Rented: Other 7
Rent Free 6
Total 396

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 139
Two People 130
Three People 64
Four People 45
Five People 14
Six People 1
Seven People 3
8+ People 0
Total 396

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 83
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 85
C2 - Skilled manual workers 47
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 67
Total 282

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

Male 429
Female 490
Total 919

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 60
5-7 19
8-9 11
10-14 47
15 11
16-17 14
18-19 22
20-24 81
25-29 51
30-44 172
45-59 168
60-64 50
65-74 98
75-84 62
85-89 30
90+ 23
Total 919

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode BT37 0TX 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 276
Married 323
Divorced 49
Separated 26
Widowed 96
Same Sex 1
Total 771

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 409
Good 297
Fair 149
Bad 42
Very Bad 22
Total 919

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) 282
Apprenticeship 20
2+ A Levels 97
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 77
1-4 GCSEs 58
No GCSEs 205
Other 32
Total 771

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 94% 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 860
Mixed Ethnicity 15
Indian 10
Bangladeshi 3
Chinese 17
Other Asian 6
Black African 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 919

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 36
Wales 2
Scotland 6
Northern Ireland 761
Republic of Ireland 27
European Union 28
Other 59
Total 919

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to BT37 0TX

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 616
Republic of Ireland 120
Europe (including European Union) 31
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 29
North America or Caribbean 5
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 150

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.

Catholic 257
Other Christian 390
Other Religion 18
No Religion 151
Not Stated 103
Total 919

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 256
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 77
Self Employed 33
Unemployed 23
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 90
Retired 104
Looking After Home or Family 25
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 31
Other 17
Total 656

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 1
Manufacturing 33
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 19
RetailInc. Wholesale 80
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 10
Accommodation and Food 31
Information and Communication 14
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 16
Real Estate 8
Professional, Scientific and Technical 21
Administration 20
Public Administration and Defence 36
Education 47
HealthInc. Social Work 53
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 402

Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX is within the Newtownabbey 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 Glenville Way
Neighbourhood Team Address Newtownabbey
416-426 Shore Road
County Antrim
BT37 9RT
Force Website:

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Below are the details of the closest services to BT37 0TX. 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 BT37 0TX.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX. The nearest railway station is Whiteabbey Halt, approximately 550 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Whiteabbey Halt 550 yards
Jordanstown 0.8 miles
Greenisland 2.1 miles
Mossley West Halt 2.7 miles
Trooperslane Halt 3.2 miles
Holywood Halt 3.2 miles
Marino Halt 3.7 miles
Cultra Halt 4 miles
Clipperstown Halt 4.3 miles
Belfast - Yorkgate 4.5 miles
Belfast - Sydenham Halt 4.6 miles
Carrickfergus 4.6 miles
Belfast - Bridge End Halt 5 miles
Seahill Halt 5.2 miles
Downshire Halt 5.4 miles
Belfast - Central 5.5 miles
Belfast - Gt Victoria St 5.7 miles
Belfast - Botanic 6.1 miles
Belfast - City Hospital Halt 6.2 miles
Helen's Bay Halt 6.3 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX. The nearest is Whiteabbey Primary School, approximately 590 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX. The nearest is Belfast High School, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX. The nearest is Notting Hill Medical Practice, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 8 closest hospitals to Glenville Way, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, BT37 0TX. The nearest is Whiteabbey Hospital, approximately 0.6 miles 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 BT37 0TX

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 4 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 36.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 106.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 9.1Mbps
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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