Area Information for Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB

Park View in Wattstown is in Wales. The postcode is within the Ynyshir ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Rhondda. This page combines information for the address Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of CF39 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 CF39 0LB.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Rhondda Cynon Taf
Ward Ynyshir
UK Parliamentary Constituency Rhondda
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 Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB:

Ynyshir Road, Porth, CF39 0AT
Lower Bailey Street, Porth, CF39 0RB
Ynyshir Road, Porth, CF39 0RG
Danygraig Terrace, Wattstown, Porth, CF39 0RD
Springfield, Ynyshir, Porth, CF39 0LA
Bailey Street, Porth, CF39 0RA

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CF39 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB 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 6 property sales in Park View 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 9
Semi-Detached 27
Terraced 41
Flat (Purpose-Built) 52
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 131
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales contains a higher than average level of social housing - 48% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 19
Owned with Mortgage 25
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 37
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 24
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 10
Total 126

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 65
Two People 32
Three People 19
Four People 7
Five People 2
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 126

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 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 21
C2 - Skilled manual workers 12
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 35
Total 77

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 Rhondda UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 109
Female 121
Total 230

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 14
5-7 4
8-9 5
10-14 10
15 3
16-17 5
18-19 7
20-24 12
25-29 11
30-44 39
45-59 45
60-64 13
65-74 26
75-84 26
85-89 6
90+ 4
Total 230

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode CF39 0LB 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 67
Married 70
Divorced 20
Separated 4
Widowed 33
Same Sex 0
Total 194

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 Ynyshir ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (58%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 70
Good 63
Fair 52
Bad 25
Very Bad 20
Total 230

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Park View and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 53% 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) 28
Apprenticeship 1
2+ A Levels 14
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 30
1-4 GCSEs 14
No GCSEs 102
Other 5
Total 194

Welsh Language Embed This

The area around CF39 0LB 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.

Welsh Language
Speak Welsh 20
Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing 16
No Welsh Skills 194
Total 230

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Park View, Wattstown, Porth, 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 97% 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 223
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Black African 2
Total 230

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 17
Wales 203
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 2
Other 4
Total 230

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 CF39 0LB

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 156
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 4
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 74

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 112
No Religion 94
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 4
Not Stated 19
Total 230

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Ynyshir ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 19% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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) 20
Self Employed 4
Unemployed 13
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 12
Retired 30
Looking After Home or Family 10
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 22
Other 6
Total 158

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 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 7
RetailInc. Wholesale 8
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 5
Administration 7
Public Administration and Defence 7
Education 6
HealthInc. Social Work 11
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 4
Total 70

Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB is within the Ynyshir 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 Park View
Neighbourhood Team Address Ynyshir
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 Wattstown. 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 CF39 0LB.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB. The nearest railway station is Porth, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Porth 1.3 miles
Dinas (Rhondda) 1.5 miles
Tonypandy 1.8 miles
Llwynypia 1.8 miles
Trehafod 2 miles
Ystrad Rhondda 2.5 miles
Ton Pentre 3.4 miles
Penrhiwceiber 3.5 miles
Pontypridd 3.8 miles
Abercynon 3.8 miles
Mountain Ash 3.8 miles
Fernhill 3.9 miles
Quakers Yard 4.3 miles
Treorchy 4.4 miles
Trefforest 4.6 miles
Cwmbach 4.9 miles
Merthyr Vale 5 miles
Ynyswen 5.3 miles
Aberdare 5.9 miles
Treherbert 6 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB. The nearest is Ynyshir Primary School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB. The nearest is Pontypridd High School, approximately 3.9 miles away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB. The nearest is Pont Newydd Medical Centre, approximately 1.1 miles 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 Park View, Wattstown, Porth, Wales, CF39 0LB. The nearest is Trealaw Resource Centre, approximately 1.3 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 CF39 0LB

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 11.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 21.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 5.4Mbps
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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