Area Information for The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP

The Green in Whitehaven is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Whitehaven Central ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Copeland. This page combines information for the address The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of CA28 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 CA28 6BP.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Copeland
Ward Whitehaven Central
Constituency Copeland
Region North 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 The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP:

Countess Road, Whitehaven, CA28 6BS
Bransty Road, Whitehaven, CA28 6HF
Earls Road, Whitehaven, CA28 6BE
Countess Terrace, Whitehaven, CA28 6BU
Earls Road, Whitehaven, CA28 6BD
Brayton Terrace, Whitehaven, CA28 6BT

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CA28 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP 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 27 property sales in The Green 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 The Green, Whitehaven 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 10
Semi-Detached 70
Terraced 43
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 3
Total 127
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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 39
Owned with Mortgage 59
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 8
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 9
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 5
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 0
Total 122

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 33
Two People 49
Three People 22
Four People 14
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 122

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 18
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 25
C2 - Skilled manual workers 23
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 30
Total 96

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 Copeland constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 150
Female 171
Total 321

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 20
5-7 4
8-9 6
10-14 9
15 3
16-17 5
18-19 5
20-24 23
25-29 17
30-44 52
45-59 76
60-64 35
65-74 25
75-84 27
85-89 8
90+ 6
Total 321

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode CA28 6BP 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 86
Married 117
Divorced 35
Separated 6
Widowed 33
Same Sex 2
Total 279

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.

However, this area of the Whitehaven Central ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (69%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 135
Good 87
Fair 57
Bad 25
Very Bad 17
Total 321

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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) 61
Apprenticeship 20
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 37
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 40
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 29
No GCSEs or Equivalent 82
Other 10
Total 279

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (The Green, Whitehaven) 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 98% 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 314
Indian 2
Pakistani 5
Total 321

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 300
Wales 1
Scotland 6
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 9
Other 5
Total 321

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 CA28 6BP

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 234
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 6
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 2
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 79

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 262
No Religion 38
Buddhist 0
Hindu 2
Jewish 0
Muslim 5
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 14
Total 321

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Whitehaven Central ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 17% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.

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 96
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 41
Self Employed 9
Unemployed 3
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 7
Retired 36
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 37
Other 1
Total 238

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 24
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 4
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 6
Construction 11
RetailInc. Wholesale 25
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 8
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 6
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 17
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 150

The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP is within the Whitehaven policing neighbourhood, under the Cumbria Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In August 2019, 41 crimes were reported within half a mile of CA28 6BP.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 41 crimes committed near The Green
Neighbourhood Team Address Whitehaven
Force Website: http://www.cumbria.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 CA28 6BP. 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 CA28 6BP.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 12 closest railway stations to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest railway station is Whitehaven, approximately 350 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Whitehaven 350 yards
Corkickle 0.9 miles
Parton 1.1 miles
Harrington 4.1 miles
St Bees 4.3 miles
Workington 6.3 miles
Nethertown 6.9 miles
Braystones 8.2 miles
Flimby 9.6 miles
Sellafield 11 miles
Maryport 12 miles
Seascale 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is St James' CofE Junior School, approximately 450 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St James' CofE Junior School 450 yards
    
Bransty Primary School 510 yards
    
St James' CofE Infant and Nursery School 530 yards
    
St Begh's Catholic Junior School 0.8 miles
    
St Bridget's CofE School 1 mile
    
Jericho Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Monkwray Junior School 1.2 miles
    
Moresby Primary School 1.2 miles
    
St Gregory and St Patrick's Catholic Infant School 1.3 miles
    
Hensingham Community Primary School 1.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 6 closest secondary schools to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is St Benedict's Catholic High School, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Benedict's Catholic High School 1.2 miles
    
The Whitehaven Academy 1.5 miles
    
Energy Coast UTC 4.9 miles
    
West Lakes Academy 5.3 miles
    
St Joseph's Catholic High School, Business and Enterprise College 6.1 miles
    
Workington Academy 6.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is Queen Street Medical Practice, approximately 0.6 miles 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 The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is Bupa Dental Care, Whitehaven, approximately 720 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 2 closest hospitals to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is West Cumberland Hospital, approximately 1.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
West Cumberland Hospital 1.9 miles
Workington Community Hospital 6.2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 9 closest opticians to The Green, Whitehaven, CA28 6BP. The nearest is Boots-Whitehaven, 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 CA28 6BP

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 37.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 73.2Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9.2Mbps
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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