Area Information for High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE

High Street in Dartford is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Town ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Dartford. This page combines information for the address High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of DA1 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 DA1 1DE.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Dartford
Ward Town
Constituency Dartford
Region South East
Country England

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 High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE:

High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DS
Bullace Lane, Dartford, DA1 1BB
Market Place, Dartford, DA1 1EX
High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DQ
High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DJ
High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DG

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about DA1 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE 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 21 property sales in High Street 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

The area containing High Street, Dartford 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.

Housing Types
Detached 4
Semi-Detached 7
Terraced 48
Flat (Purpose-Built) 126
Flat (Converted) 14
Residence in Commercial Building 30
Total 229
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing High Street, Dartford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 41% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 11
Owned with Mortgage 38
Shared Ownership 26
Rented: From Council 12
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 36
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 82
Rented: Other 6
Rent Free 5
Total 216

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 116
Two People 46
Three People 31
Four People 11
Five People 9
Six People 1
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 216

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 29
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 78
C2 - Skilled manual workers 46
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 58
Total 211

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 Dartford constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 55% male.

Male 224
Female 187
Total 411

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 28
5-7 19
8-9 2
10-14 17
15 6
16-17 8
18-19 8
20-24 49
25-29 62
30-44 132
45-59 63
60-64 11
65-74 2
75-84 4
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 411

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode DA1 1DE 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 182
Married 93
Divorced 42
Separated 15
Widowed 5
Same Sex 2
Total 339

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.

Very Good 247
Good 115
Fair 39
Bad 9
Very Bad 1
Total 411

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) 87
Apprenticeship 7
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 34
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 65
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 67
Other 43
Total 339

Ethnic Group Embed This

High Street, Dartford 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 66% 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 272
Mixed Ethnicity 21
Indian 7
Pakistani 1
Bangladeshi 7
Chinese 3
Other Asian 28
Black African 42
Black Caribbean 4
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 25
Total 411

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (High Street, Dartford), 60% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.

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
England 247
Wales 5
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 59
Other 95
Total 411

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 DA1 1DE

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 246
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 78
African Countries 28
Middle East or Asia 25
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 34

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.

Christian 172
No Religion 123
Buddhist 1
Hindu 13
Jewish 0
Muslim 70
Sikh 1
Other Religion 7
Not Stated 24
Total 411

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Town ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 51% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 171
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 39
Self Employed 43
Unemployed 14
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 29
Retired 5
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 16
Other 10
Total 335

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 21
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 5
Construction 20
RetailInc. Wholesale 29
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 26
Accommodation and Food 43
Information and Communication 9
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 13
Real Estate 8
Professional, Scientific and Technical 12
Administration 17
Public Administration and Defence 22
Education 15
HealthInc. Social Work 21
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 5
Total 267

High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE is within the Dartford - Town policing neighbourhood, under the Kent Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2021, 337 crimes were reported within half a mile of DA1 1DE.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 337 crimes committed near High Street
Neighbourhood Team Address Dartford - Town
Thames Way
DA11 8BD
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Below are the details of the closest services to DA1 1DE. 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 DA1 1DE.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest railway station is Dartford, approximately 390 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Dartford 390 yards
Crayford 1.8 miles
Stone Crossing 2 miles
Slade Green 2.1 miles
Greenhithe for Bluewater 2.6 miles
Purfleet 2.7 miles
Barnehurst 2.9 miles
Farningham Road 3 miles
Bexley 3.1 miles
Erith 3.2 miles
Swanscombe 3.9 miles
Bexleyheath 3.9 miles
Albany Park 4.1 miles
Chafford Hundred Lakeside 4.1 miles
Swanley 4.1 miles
Ebbsfleet International 4.4 miles
Belvedere 4.4 miles
Northfleet 4.5 miles
Longfield 4.8 miles
Grays 4.9 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest DLR station is Woolwich Arsenal, approximately 7.2 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Westgate Primary School, approximately 640 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Westgate Primary School 640 yards
Dartford Primary Academy 770 yards
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Dartford 0.5 miles
River Mill Primary School 0.6 miles  
St Anselm's Catholic Primary School 0.7 miles
Temple Hill Primary Academy 0.7 miles
West Hill Primary Academy 0.8 miles
Oakfield Primary Academy 0.8 miles
Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School, Dartford 0.8 miles
The Gateway Primary Academy 0.9 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Dartford Grammar School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Dartford Grammar School 0.6 miles
Dartford Grammar School for Girls 0.7 miles
Dartford Science & Technology College 0.7 miles
The Leigh Academy 0.9 miles
The Leigh UTC 1.1 miles
Stone Lodge School 1.2 miles  
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls 1.5 miles
Wilmington Grammar School for Boys 1.5 miles
Wilmington Academy 1.6 miles
Haberdashers' Aske's Crayford Academy 1.7 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Horsman's Place Surgery, approximately 400 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Horsman's Place Surgery 400 yards
Lowfield Medical Centre 420 yards
Maple Practice 0.5 miles
Redwood Practice 0.5 miles
The Orchard Practice 0.5 miles
Temple Hill Surgery 0.8 miles
Dartford East Health Centre 0.8 miles
Pilgrims Way Surgery 0.8 miles
Crayford Town Surgery 1.7 miles
Elmdene 1.9 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Saimo Ltd, approximately 190 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Saimo Ltd 190 yards
Miss D M Daly 240 yards
MR VH PATEL 420 yards
Highfield Dental Centre 580 yards
Photay & Associates 800 yards
Smiledartford Dental Practice 0.6 miles
Mr M S Tawana 0.7 miles
Photay & Associates 0.7 miles
2 Green Dental 1.8 miles
Ark-G Dental Centre 1.9 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Livingstone Community Hospital - Virgin Care Adult Community Services, approximately 610 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to High Street, Dartford, DA1 1DE. The nearest is Boots-Dartford - High St (in Boots UK), approximately < 50 yards 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 DA1 1DE

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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 10 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 47.1Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 75.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9.5Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%

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