Area Information for Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||39|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 75% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||10|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||5|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||96|
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.
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.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||43|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||73|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||3|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||17|
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 CF10 1BU however is predominantly male (64%). 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).
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. This section of the Cathays ward has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 18-30. This is most commonly seen in inner city areas that have good entertainment facilities (bars, clubs, theatres etc.) that appeal to this younger demographic.
This type of distribution is also common in the vicinity of higher education facilities, in particular universities.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of CF10 1BU there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 71% 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.
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 94% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Castle Arcade and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 54% 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)||112|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||39|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||16|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||9|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||9|
Welsh Language Embed This
The area around CF10 1BU has a lower than average concentration of Welsh speakers - 9% of the resident population. Across Wales, 18.6% of the population spoke Welsh at the time of the last census.
|Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing||6|
|No Welsh Skills||196|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 61% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales), 32% of the residents were born in Wales, which means that the majority were born outside of Wales.
At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 72.7% of the resident population of Wales were born in Wales. The other groups were 20.8% English, 0.79% Scottish, 0.27% Northern Irish, 0.39% from the Republic of Ireland, 1.8% from other European Union countries, and 3.25% from outside of Europe.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||0|
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 CF10 1BU
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||12|
|Middle East or Asia||77|
|North America or Caribbean||3|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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.
Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Cathays ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 38% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||13|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||78|
|Looking After Home or Family||4|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||2|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|Accommodation and Food||23|
|Information and Communication||11|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||11|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||12|
|Public Administration and Defence||9|
|HealthInc. Social Work||8|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||12|
Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU is within the Cathays policing neighbourhood, under the South Wales Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Castle Arcade|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to CF10 1BU. 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 CF10 1BU.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU. The nearest railway station is Cardiff Central, approximately 560 yards away.
|Cardiff Central||560 yards|
|Cardiff Queen Street||820 yards|
|Ninian Park||0.9 miles|
|Grangetown (Cardiff)||1 mile|
|Cardiff Bay||1.1 miles|
|Waun-Gron Park||2.2 miles|
|Heath Low Level||2.4 miles|
|Heath High Level||2.5 miles|
|Dingle Road||2.8 miles|
|Ty Glas||2.9 miles|
|Whitchurch (Cardiff)||3.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU. The nearest is St Mary The Virgin C.I.W. Primary School, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|St Mary The Virgin C.I.W. Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Tredegarville C.I.W. Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Cuthbert's R.C. Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Patrick's R.C. Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Mary's R.C. Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Severn Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Kitchener Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Cardiff Muslim Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Adamsdown Primary School||0.9 miles|
|St Monica's C.I.W. Primary School||0.9 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU. The nearest is Cathays High School, approximately 1.3 miles away.
|Cathays High School||1.3 miles|
|Fitzalan High School||1.4 miles|
|Willows High School||1.9 miles|
|Woodlands High School||2.3 miles|
|Cardiff West Community High School||2.3 miles|
|Cantonian High School||2.4 miles|
|The Bishop Of Llandaff C.I.W. High School||2.4 miles|
|Cardiff High School||2.6 miles|
|St Teilo's C.I.W. High School||2.7 miles|
|Whitchurch High School||2.9 miles|
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU. The nearest is Dr S A Hossain, approximately 710 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dr S A Hossain||710 yards|
|Dr S J Short & Associates||0.6 miles|
|Dr A Ghanghro & Partner||0.6 miles|
|Riverside And Penhill Surgeries||0.6 miles|
|The Taff Riverside Practice||0.6 miles|
|Dr P K Singh||0.7 miles|
|Dr A M Stone & Partners||0.7 miles|
|Grange Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|The Corporation Road Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Butetown Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Castle Arcade, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1BU. The nearest is Breast Test Wales, Cardiff, approximately 790 yards away.
|Breast Test Wales, Cardiff||790 yards|
|South East Wales Health Protection Team||0.6 miles|
|Cardiff & Vale Camhs||0.6 miles|
|St David's Hospital||0.6 miles|
|Consulting Rooms [80 Cathedral Road]||0.7 miles|
|Cardiff Royal Infirmary||0.9 miles|
|South East Cardiff Cmht - Links Centre||0.9 miles|
|Ty Penfro||1 mile|
|Consulting Rooms [242 Cathedral Road]||1.1 miles|
|Cardiff Knee Clinic||1.2 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.