Area Information for Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE

Willows Avenue in Cardiff is in Wales. The postcode is within the Splott ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Cardiff South and Penarth. This page combines information for the address Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of CF24 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 Urban
Local Authority Cardiff
Ward Splott
UK Parliamentary Constituency Cardiff South and Penarth
Country Wales


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 Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE:

Mercia Road, Cardiff, CF24 2TF
Mercia Road, Cardiff, CF24 2TD
Mercia Road, Cardiff, CF24 2TE
Mervyn Road, Tremorfa, Cardiff, CF24 2SS
Meirion Place, Cardiff, CF24 2TL
Baden Road, Cardiff, CF24 2TQ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CF24 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE 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

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

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 8
Semi-Detached 39
Terraced 56
Flat (Purpose-Built) 12
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 115
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales contains a higher than average level of social housing - 83% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3
Owned with Mortgage 7
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 13
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 82
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 7
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 114

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 22
Two People 33
Three People 25
Four People 20
Five People 7
Six People 7
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 114

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 4
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 19
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 67
Total 106

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Splott ward however contains significantly more women than average (57%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.

Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.

Gender
Male 137
Female 183
Total 320

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around CF24 2YE has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 40% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 51
5-7 19
8-9 8
10-14 41
15 8
16-17 11
18-19 10
20-24 22
25-29 28
30-44 80
45-59 28
60-64 5
65-74 5
75-84 2
85-89 2
90+ 0
Total 320

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode CF24 2YE 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 112
Married 44
Divorced 20
Separated 4
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 193

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 163
Good 97
Fair 36
Bad 18
Very Bad 6
Total 320

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Willows Avenue and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 44% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into 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) 20
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 13
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 32
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 31
No GCSEs or Equivalent 85
Other 11
Total 193

Welsh Language Embed This

The area around CF24 2YE has a lower than average concentration of Welsh speakers - 8% of the resident population. Across Wales, 18.6% of the population spoke Welsh at the time of the last census.

Welsh Language
Speak Welsh 25
Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing 10
No Welsh Skills 285
Total 320

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 83% 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 267
Mixed Ethnicity 16
Indian 9
Bangladeshi 1
Chinese 1
Other Asian 3
Black African 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 14
Total 320

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

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
England 14
Wales 283
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 7
Other 15
Total 320

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 CF24 2YE

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 200
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 11
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 3
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 107

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 141
No Religion 121
Buddhist 3
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 16
Sikh 8
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 31
Total 320

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 41
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 30
Self Employed 6
Unemployed 15
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 20
Retired 5
Looking After Home or Family 31
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 24
Other 17
Total 189

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 4
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 13
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 8
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 6
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 79

Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE is within the Splott policing neighbourhood, under the South Wales Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Willows Avenue
Neighbourhood Team Address Splott
Force Website: https://www.south-wales.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 CF24 2YE. 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 CF24 2YE.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE. The nearest railway station is Cardiff Queen Street, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Cardiff Queen Street 1.4 miles
Cardiff Bay 1.7 miles
Cathays 1.8 miles
Cardiff Central 1.9 miles
Grangetown (Cardiff) 2.5 miles
Ninian Park 2.8 miles
Heath Low Level 2.9 miles
Heath High Level 2.9 miles
Cogan 3.5 miles
Dingle Road 3.6 miles
Ty Glas 3.6 miles
Penarth 3.7 miles
Birchgrove 3.8 miles
Llanishen 3.9 miles
Waun-Gron Park 4 miles
Rhiwbina 4.2 miles
Fairwater 4.2 miles
Llandaf 4.3 miles
Danescourt 4.3 miles
Eastbrook 4.4 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE. The nearest is Baden Powell Primary School, approximately 350 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE. The nearest is Willows High School, approximately < 50 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE. The nearest is Cloughmore Surgery, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Willows Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 2YE. The nearest is South East Cardiff Cmht - Links Centre, approximately 1 mile 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.