Area Information for Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN

Gresford Close in St. Mellons is in Wales. The postcode is within the Trowbridge ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Cardiff South and Penarth. This page combines information for the address Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of CF3 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 CF3 0AN.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Cardiff
Ward Trowbridge
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 Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN:

Ellesmere Court, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AP
Tarwick Drive, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AG
Tarwick Drive, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AF
Rosset Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AL
Mallard Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AJ
Cathcob Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0AH

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CF3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN 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 3 property sales in Gresford Close 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

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 4
Semi-Detached 15
Terraced 49
Flat (Purpose-Built) 39
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 107
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales contains a higher than average level of social housing - 53% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 7
Owned with Mortgage 25
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 17
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 36
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 3
Total 100

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 39
Two People 25
Three People 16
Four People 15
Five People 2
Six People 1
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 100

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 3
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 19
C2 - Skilled manual workers 17
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 30
Total 69

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 Cardiff South and Penarth UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.

Gender
Male 106
Female 123
Total 229

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 16
5-7 10
8-9 6
10-14 16
15 3
16-17 7
18-19 7
20-24 13
25-29 18
30-44 42
45-59 44
60-64 9
65-74 17
75-84 13
85-89 3
90+ 5
Total 229

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode CF3 0AN 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 63
Married 53
Divorced 28
Separated 9
Widowed 25
Same Sex 0
Total 178

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 Trowbridge ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (68%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 90
Good 66
Fair 36
Bad 24
Very Bad 13
Total 229

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Gresford Close and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 42% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% 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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 22
Apprenticeship 5
2+ A Levels 20
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 21
1-4 GCSEs 25
No GCSEs 75
Other 10
Total 178

Welsh Language Embed This

The area around CF3 0AN has a lower than average concentration of Welsh speakers - 5% of the resident population. Across Wales, 18.6% of the population spoke Welsh at the time of the last census.

Welsh Language
Speak Welsh 11
Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing 9
No Welsh Skills 209
Total 229

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales) 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 96% 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 220
Other Asian 5
Black African 4
Total 229

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 18
Wales 192
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 6
Other 10
Total 229

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 CF3 0AN

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 142
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 7
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 77

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 139
No Religion 72
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 17
Total 229

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Trowbridge 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 46
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 27
Self Employed 3
Unemployed 13
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 15
Retired 27
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 17
Other 3
Total 157

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 3
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 17
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 7
Accommodation and Food 4
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 7
HealthInc. Social Work 15
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 3
Total 79

Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN is within the Trowbridge/St Mellons policing neighbourhood, under the South Wales Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In May 2019, 136 crimes were reported within half a mile of CF3 0AN.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 136 crimes committed near Gresford Close
Neighbourhood Team Address Trowbridge/St Mellons
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 St. Mellons. 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 CF3 0AN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN. The nearest railway station is Heath High Level, approximately 3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Heath High Level 3 miles
Heath Low Level 3 miles
Llanishen 3.1 miles
Lisvane & Thornhill 3.5 miles
Ty Glas 3.6 miles
Cathays 3.6 miles
Cardiff Queen Street 3.7 miles
Birchgrove 3.8 miles
Cardiff Central 4.3 miles
Rhiwbina 4.4 miles
Cardiff Bay 4.4 miles
Whitchurch (Cardiff) 4.8 miles
Ninian Park 4.9 miles
Grangetown (Cardiff) 5 miles
Llandaf 5.1 miles
Coryton 5.1 miles
Pye Corner 5.1 miles
Danescourt 5.4 miles
Rogerstone 5.5 miles
Waun-gron Park 5.5 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN. The nearest is St Mellons C.I.W. Primary School, approximately 350 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN. The nearest is St Illtyds R.C. High School, approximately 570 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN. The nearest is Dr C E Thomas & Partners, approximately half a mile 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 Gresford Close, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Wales, CF3 0AN. The nearest is Spire Cardiff Hospital, approximately 1.4 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 CF3 0AN

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 9 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 86.5Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.3Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
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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