Area Information for Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB 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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We have found 12 property sales in Lion Road 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 Lion Road, Bexleyheath consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.
|Owned with Mortgage||37|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||13|
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||20|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||26|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||9|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||11|
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 Bexleyheath and Crayford constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% 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 DA6 8PB 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.
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||55|
|2+ A Levels||25|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||42|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 93% 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.
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||3|
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 DA6 8PB
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||2|
|Middle East or Asia||1|
|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
This address within the Crook Log ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 15% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.
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)||20|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||21|
|Looking After Home or Family||8|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||4|
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|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||9|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||15|
|HealthInc. Social Work||13|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||3|
Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB is within the Crook Log policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In May 2019, 124 crimes were reported within half a mile of DA6 8PB.
|Crime:||Click here to view 124 crimes committed near Lion Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to DA6 8PB. 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 DA6 8PB.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest railway station is Bexleyheath, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Albany Park||1.3 miles|
|Slade Green||2.5 miles|
|Abbey Wood (London)||2.8 miles|
|New Eltham||3 miles|
|Woolwich Arsenal||3.9 miles|
|St Mary Cray||4.2 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest DLR station is Woolwich Arsenal, approximately 3.9 miles away.
|Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station||3.9 miles|
|King George V DLR Station||4.7 miles|
|Gallions Reach DLR Station||4.8 miles|
|Cyprus DLR Station||5 miles|
|London City Airport DLR Station||5.2 miles|
|Beckton Park DLR Station||5.3 miles|
|Beckton DLR Station||5.4 miles|
|Royal Albert DLR Station||5.5 miles|
|Pontoon Dock DLR Station||5.7 miles|
|Prince Regent DLR Station||5.9 miles|
|West Silvertown DLR Station||6 miles|
|Becontree Tube Station||6.1 miles|
|Upney Tube Station||6.1 miles|
|Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station||6.2 miles|
|Dagenham Heathway Tube Station||6.2 miles|
|Royal Victoria DLR Station||6.4 miles|
|Dagenham East Tube Station||6.5 miles|
|Barking Tube Station||6.5 miles|
|Barking Overground Station||6.5 miles|
|Lewisham DLR Station||6.5 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is Upton Primary School, approximately 410 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Upton Primary School||410 yards|
|Crook Log Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Upland Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Pelham Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Gravel Hill Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Old Bexley Church of England School||0.9 miles|
|Hurst Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Barrington Primary School||1 mile|
|Foster's Primary School||1 mile|
|St Thomas More Catholic Primary School||1 mile|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is Townley Grammar School, approximately 350 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Townley Grammar School||350 yards||
|Bexleyheath Academy||0.5 miles||
|Beths Grammar School||0.7 miles||
|St Columba's Catholic Boys' School||0.8 miles||
|St Catherine's Catholic School||0.9 miles||
|Blackfen School for Girls||1.1 miles||
|Bexley Grammar School||1.3 miles||
|Hurstmere School||1.4 miles||
|Welling School||1.5 miles||
|Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School||1.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is The Albion Surgery, approximately 820 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Albion Surgery||820 yards|
|Crook Log Surgery||half a mile|
|Plas Meddyg Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Thanet Road Surgery||0.8 miles|
|The Pickford Surgery||1 mile|
|Hurst Place Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Lyndhurst Road Medical Centre||1.1 miles|
|Bursted Wood Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Welling Medical Practice||1.4 miles|
|Dr Thavapalan||1.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is Bexleyheath Dental Practice, approximately 820 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bexleyheath Dental Practice||820 yards|
|Crook Log Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Chapel Road Orthodontics||0.6 miles|
|Thanet House Dental Care||0.8 miles|
|Pickford Lane Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Long Lane Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Bexley Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Dental Surgery||1.4 miles|
|G M Burr & Associates||1.4 miles|
|Welling Corner Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is Upton Day Hospital, approximately 700 yards away.
|Upton Day Hospital||700 yards|
|Erith and District Hospital||2.1 miles|
|Queen Mary||2.8 miles|
|Memorial Hospital (Greenwich)||3.3 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||3.6 miles|
|Bloomfield Court Hospital||3.6 miles|
|Livingstone Community Hospital - Virgin Care Adult Community Services||3.9 miles|
|Oxleas House||4.1 miles|
|Queen Elizabeth Hospital||4.1 miles|
|Littlebrook Hospital||4.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Lion Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8PB. The nearest is Specsavers Opticians, approximately 790 yards away.
|Specsavers Opticians||790 yards|
|Linklater Optometrists||810 yards|
|Vision Express Ltd||820 yards|
|W Johnston||0.9 miles|
|S Gothelf & Associates||1.4 miles|
|R F Linklater & Partners||1.4 miles|
|Second Sight||1.7 miles|
|Steven Harris Opticians||1.7 miles|
|Crayford Opticial Centre||1.7 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.
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Broadband in DA6 8PB
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.
|Average Download Speed||67.5Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||6.6Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||12Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of 2018. 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.