Area Information for Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for CT5 4SG.
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 Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG:
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about CT5 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG 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.
Using this Information Commercially
The information we provide on the website is done so without charge. However, if you wish to use this data on other websites, or in any other public medium should consult our data sources page for information on how you should correctly attribute the information.
We have found 10 property sales in Lucerne Drive 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||4|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable contains a higher than average level of social housing - 76% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||17|
|Rented: From Council||94|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||4|
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||4|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||24|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||64|
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 Canterbury constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 44% male.
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode CT5 4SG 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.
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 Seasalter 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.
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)||16|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||20|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||43|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||41|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||74|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable) 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 98% 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
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|
|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 CT5 4SG
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||5|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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
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)||26|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||9|
|Looking After Home or Family||24|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||32|
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.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||6|
|Accommodation and Food||8|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||16|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG is within the Canterbury - Seasalter policing neighbourhood, under the Kent Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2021, 23 crimes were reported within half a mile of CT5 4SG.
|Crime:||Click here to view 23 crimes committed near Lucerne Drive|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Canterbury - Seasalter
Old Dover Road
Below are the details of the closest services to Seasalter. 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 CT5 4SG.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest railway station is Whitstable, approximately 1.8 miles away.
|Chestfield & Swalecliffe||3.3 miles|
|Canterbury West||5.3 miles|
|Herne Bay||5.4 miles|
|Canterbury East||5.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is Joy Lane Primary Foundation School, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Joy Lane Primary Foundation School||0.9 miles||
|St Alphege Church of England Infant School||1.5 miles||
|Whitstable Junior School||1.5 miles||
|Whitstable and Seasalter Endowed Church of England Junior School||1.6 miles||
|Westmeads Community Infant School||1.8 miles||
|St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Whitstable||2.1 miles||
|Hernhill Church of England Primary School||2.4 miles||
|Graveney Primary School||2.8 miles||
|Swalecliffe Community Primary School||2.9 miles||
|Boughton-under-Blean and Dunkirk Primary School||3.8 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is The Whitstable School, approximately 1.8 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Whitstable School||1.8 miles||
|Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School||4.7 miles||
|The Archbishop's School||4.8 miles||
|Herne Bay High School||5.1 miles||
|The Canterbury Academy||5.4 miles||
|The Abbey School||5.4 miles||
|Barton Court Grammar School||6.2 miles||
|Spires Academy||6.9 miles||
|Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys||6.9 miles||
|Simon Langton Girls' Grammar School||7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is Estuary View Medical Centre, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Estuary View Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Whitstable Health Centre||1.9 miles|
|Chestfield Medical Centre||3.1 miles|
|Blean Surgery||3.3 miles|
|University Medical Centre||4.3 miles|
|Dr A S Pannu & Partners||5 miles|
|Newton Place Surgery||5 miles|
|Faversham Medical Practice||5.1 miles|
|Northgate Medical Practice||5.7 miles|
|The Heron Medical Practice||5.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is Kelvin House Dental Practice, approximately 1.4 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Kelvin House Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
|Whitstable Dental Centre||1.4 miles|
|Harbour Dental Care||1.9 miles|
|Tankerton Dental Centre||2.7 miles|
|Chestfield Dental Practice||3.1 miles|
|Swalecliffe Dental Centre||3.2 miles|
|E Kent Salaried Primary Care Dental||4.8 miles|
|mydentist, Jubilee Way, Faversham||4.8 miles|
|The Dental Surgery||5 miles|
|St Stephens Dental Practice||5.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital, approximately 2.6 miles away.
|Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Faversham Cottage Hospital||5.1 miles|
|QVH at Faversham Cottage Hospital||5.1 miles|
|Queen Victoria Hospital (Herne Bay)||6.5 miles|
|Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital||6.5 miles|
|Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital (Herne Bay)||6.5 miles|
|Kent and Canterbury Hospital||6.6 miles|
|QVH at Kent and Canterbury Hospital||6.6 miles|
|Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury||6.6 miles|
|St Martin's Hospital||6.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Lucerne Drive, Seasalter, Whitstable, CT5 4SG. The nearest is John High Opticians (Whitstable), approximately 1.5 miles away.
|John High Opticians (Whitstable)||1.5 miles|
|R & J Moore (Whitstable)||1.6 miles|
|Specsavers (Whitstable)||1.6 miles|
|Tesco Opticians (Whitstable)||2 miles|
|Specsavers (Faversham)||5 miles|
|John High Opticians (Faversham)||5 miles|
|David Grimes Opticians||5.6 miles|
|Cargills (Canterbury)||5.6 miles|
|Asda Opticians (Canterbury)||5.7 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.
Want to find out which broadband package is right for you? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool.
Broadband in CT5 4SG
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 27 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.
|Average Download Speed||26.5Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||50.6Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||10Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
Top Broadband Suppliers Back to Top
Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of 2019. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.
Looking for a broadband package? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool, click the button below to get started.