Area Information for Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ

Cochrane Drive in Dartford is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the West Hill ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Dartford. This page combines information for the address Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ, 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 2EZ.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Dartford
Ward West Hill
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 Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ:

Highview Terrace, Priory Hill, Dartford, DA1 2DB
Priory Hill, Dartford, DA1 2BH
Priory Gardens, Dartford, DA1 2BE
Gibbons Lane, Dartford, DA1 2GJ
Flanders Court, Dartford, DA1 2AF
King Edward Avenue, Dartford, DA1 2HZ

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 Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ 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 10 property sales in Cochrane 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.

Housing Types
Detached 2
Semi-Detached 22
Terraced 38
Flat (Purpose-Built) 16
Flat (Converted) 3
Total 81
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Cochrane Drive, Dartford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 27
Owned with Mortgage 27
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 19
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 3
Total 79

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 27
Two People 19
Three People 11
Four People 17
Five People 4
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 79

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 17
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 17
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 11
Total 61

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 53% male.

Gender
Male 102
Female 90
Total 192

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 17
5-7 5
8-9 4
10-14 13
15 3
16-17 5
18-19 4
20-24 22
25-29 13
30-44 44
45-59 31
60-64 6
65-74 9
75-84 13
85-89 2
90+ 1
Total 192

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode DA1 2EZ 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 60
Married 65
Divorced 10
Separated 4
Widowed 11
Same Sex 0
Total 150

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 91
Good 74
Fair 22
Bad 5
Very Bad 0
Total 192

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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) 44
Apprenticeship 8
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 21
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 24
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 21
No GCSEs or Equivalent 25
Other 7
Total 150

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 82% 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 158
Mixed Ethnicity 8
Indian 7
Other Asian 8
Black African 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 2
Total 192

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
England 155
Wales 0
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 10
Other 26
Total 192

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 2EZ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 145
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 19
African Countries 4
Middle East or Asia 7
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 19

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 113
No Religion 56
Buddhist 0
Hindu 10
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 11
Total 192

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 62
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 17
Self Employed 15
Unemployed 4
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 10
Retired 12
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 4
Total 134

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 11
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 19
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 8
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 9
HealthInc. Social Work 10
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 98

Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ is within the Dartford - West Hill policing neighbourhood, under the Kent 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 Cochrane Drive
Neighbourhood Team Address Dartford - West Hill
Thames Way
Northfleet
Gravesend
DA11 8BD
Force Website: https://www.kent.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 DA1 2EZ. 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 2EZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest railway station is Dartford, approximately 690 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Dartford 690 yards
Crayford 1.4 miles
Slade Green 1.6 miles
Stone Crossing 2.3 miles
Barnehurst 2.4 miles
Purfleet 2.5 miles
Bexley 2.7 miles
Erith 2.8 miles
Greenhithe for Bluewater 3 miles
Farningham Road 3.4 miles
Bexleyheath 3.5 miles
Albany Park 3.7 miles
Belvedere 3.9 miles
Chafford Hundred Lakeside 4.2 miles
Swanley 4.2 miles
Swanscombe 4.3 miles
Sidcup 4.7 miles
Ebbsfleet International 4.8 miles
Welling 4.8 miles
Rainham (Essex) 4.8 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest DLR station is Woolwich Arsenal, approximately 6.7 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Dartford, approximately 250 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Dartford 250 yards
    
Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School, Dartford 580 yards
    
West Hill Primary Academy 650 yards
    
Westgate Primary School 660 yards
    
River Mill Primary School 0.6 miles  
Temple Hill Primary Academy 0.9 miles
    
Dartford Primary Academy 0.9 miles
    
St Anselm's Catholic Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Oakfield Primary Academy 1 mile
    
Wentworth Primary School 1 mile
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Dartford Grammar School, approximately 560 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Dartford Grammar School 560 yards
    
Dartford Grammar School for Girls 800 yards
    
Dartford Science & Technology College 0.6 miles
    
The Leigh UTC 1 mile
    
Haberdashers' Aske's Crayford Academy 1.3 miles
    
The Leigh Academy 1.4 miles
    
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls 1.4 miles
    
Wilmington Grammar School for Boys 1.6 miles
    
Stone Lodge School 1.6 miles  
Wilmington Academy 1.6 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Maple Practice, approximately 420 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Maple Practice 420 yards
Redwood Practice 420 yards
The Orchard Practice 420 yards
Horsman's Place Surgery 810 yards
Lowfield Medical Centre half a mile
Temple Hill Surgery 0.9 miles
Dartford East Health Centre 1.3 miles
Pilgrims Way Surgery 1.3 miles
Crayford Town Surgery 1.3 miles
Slade Green Medical Centre 1.8 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Photay & Associates, approximately 370 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Photay & Associates 370 yards
Miss D M Daly 660 yards
Highfield Dental Centre 680 yards
Saimo Ltd 790 yards
MR VH PATEL half a mile
Smiledartford Dental Practice 1.1 miles
Mr M S Tawana 1.2 miles
Photay & Associates 1.2 miles
2 Green Dental 1.4 miles
Ark-G Dental Centre 1.4 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Livingstone Community Hospital - Virgin Care Adult Community Services, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Cochrane Drive, Dartford, DA1 2EZ. The nearest is Boots-Dartford - High St, approximately 710 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 2EZ

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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 5 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 43.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 75.7Mbps
Average Upload Speed 10.4Mbps
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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