Area Information for Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF

Merivale Way in Ely is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Ely North ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of South East Cambridgeshire. This page combines information for the address Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of CB7 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 CB7 4NF.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority East Cambridgeshire
Ward Ely North
Constituency South East Cambridgeshire
Region Eastern
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 Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF:

Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4GQ
Orford Close, Ely, CB7 4LX
Kings Avenue, Ely, CB7 4PJ
Summerhayes, Ely, CB7 4YL
Allen Road, Ely, CB7 4NL
Allen Road, Ely, CB7 4GR

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CB7 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF 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 25 property sales in Merivale Way 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 Merivale Way, Ely consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 42
Semi-Detached 21
Terraced 67
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 134
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repaid through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 62% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 16
Owned with Mortgage 75
Shared Ownership 16
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 7
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 3
Rent Free 2
Total 120

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 25
Two People 49
Three People 25
Four People 16
Five People 4
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 120

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 52
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 36
C2 - Skilled manual workers 14
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 11
Total 113

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 South East Cambridgeshire constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 52% male.

Gender
Male 149
Female 139
Total 288

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 24
5-7 7
8-9 4
10-14 19
15 3
16-17 7
18-19 8
20-24 25
25-29 40
30-44 86
45-59 42
60-64 10
65-74 10
75-84 1
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 288

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode CB7 4NF 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 98
Married 106
Divorced 19
Separated 4
Widowed 4
Same Sex 0
Total 231

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.

This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 91% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.

Health
Very Good 159
Good 104
Fair 21
Bad 3
Very Bad 1
Total 288

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) 90
Apprenticeship 9
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 40
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 38
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 31
No GCSEs or Equivalent 17
Other 6
Total 231

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 92% 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 265
Mixed Ethnicity 8
Indian 1
Other Asian 1
Black African 6
Black Caribbean 6
Other 1
Total 288

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 254
Wales 0
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 8
Other 20
Total 288

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 CB7 4NF

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 251
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 6
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 3
Central America 0
South America 2
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 23

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 158
No Religion 104
Buddhist 0
Hindu 1
Jewish 2
Muslim 2
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 20
Total 288

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Ely North ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 61% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 139
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 34
Self Employed 10
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 12
Retired 15
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 2
Total 228

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 22
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 7
RetailInc. Wholesale 24
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 3
Information and Communication 19
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 25
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 13
Education 26
HealthInc. Social Work 22
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 9
Total 186

Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF is within the Ely policing neighbourhood, under the Cambridgeshire 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 Merivale Way
Neighbourhood Team Address Ely
Parkside
Cambridge
CB1 1JG
Force Website: http://www.cambs.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 CB7 4NF. 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 CB7 4NF.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 7 closest railway stations to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest railway station is Ely, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Ely 1.3 miles
Littleport 4.1 miles
Soham 5.4 miles
Shippea Hill 5.8 miles
Manea 7.6 miles
Waterbeach 11 miles
Lakenheath 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Ely St Mary's CofE Junior School, approximately 340 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Ely St Mary's CofE Junior School 340 yards
    
Spring Meadow Infant School 390 yards
    
Isle of Ely Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Lantern Community Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Ely St John's Community Primary School 1.7 miles
    
Downham Feoffees Primary Academy 2.5 miles
    
Millfield Primary School 3 miles
    
Little Thetford CofE Primary School 3.4 miles
    
The Rackham Church of England Primary School 3.5 miles
    
Littleport Community Primary School 3.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 4 closest secondary schools to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Ely College, approximately 1 mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Ely College 1 mile
    
Witchford Village College 3.1 miles
    
Littleport & East Cambs Academy 3.9 miles  
Soham Village College 5.9 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 8 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Cathedral Medical Centre, approximately 850 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Cathedral Medical Centre 850 yards
St Mary's Surgery 1.2 miles
St George's Medical Centre 3.6 miles
Stretham Surgery 4.9 miles
Staploe Medical Centre 5.6 miles
The Surgery Haddenham 6.6 miles
Manea Surgery 6.7 miles
Priors Field Surgery 6.8 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 7 closest dentists to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Anglia Orthodontics, approximately 850 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 Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Princess of Wales Hospital - Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, approximately 850 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 8 closest opticians to Merivale Way, Ely, CB7 4NF. The nearest is Specsavers Optical Group Ltd, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Specsavers Optical Group Ltd 0.8 miles
Scrivens Opticians 0.9 miles
Specsavers Opticians 0.9 miles
Wades of Ely Ltd 0.9 miles
Spectacular Opthalmic Opticians 0.9 miles
Tesco Opticians Ely 1.3 miles
Loach & Wade 3.6 miles
Loach & Wade Opticians 5.5 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 CB7 4NF

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 17 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 65.9Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 156Mbps
Average Upload Speed 14.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 30Mbps
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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