Area Information for Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in October 2000. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
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 Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA:
|Harcourt Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8AQ|
|Regency Way, Bexleyheath, DA6 8BT|
|Crook Log, Bexleyheath, DA6 8BW|
|Crook Log, Bexleyheath, DA6 8BN|
|Crook Log, Bexleyheath, DA6 8BQ|
|Broadway, Bexleyheath, DA6 8AB|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about DA6 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||1|
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||62|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|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||23|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||41|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||21|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||15|
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 49% 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 8RA 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)||66|
|2+ A Levels||48|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||60|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 81% 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 8RA
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||4|
|Middle East or Asia||5|
|North America or Caribbean||2|
|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)||32|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||31|
|Looking After Home or Family||8|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||6|
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.||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||10|
|Accommodation and Food||6|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||14|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||20|
|Public Administration and Defence||14|
|HealthInc. Social Work||22|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||12|
Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA 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.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near DA6 8RA|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to DA6 8RA. 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 8RA.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest railway station is Bexleyheath, approximately 90 yards away.
|Albany Park||2 miles|
|Abbey Wood (London)||2 miles|
|Slade Green||2.4 miles|
|New Eltham||3.3 miles|
|Woolwich Arsenal||3.4 miles|
|Woolwich Dockyard||4 miles|
|Dagenham Dock||4.4 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest DLR station is Gallions Reach, approximately 4.2 miles away.
|Gallions Reach DLR Station||4.2 miles|
|Cyprus DLR Station||4.4 miles|
|Beckton Park DLR Station||4.7 miles|
|Beckton DLR Station||4.8 miles|
|Royal Albert DLR Station||4.9 miles|
|Becontree Tube Station||5.3 miles|
|Upney Tube Station||5.4 miles|
|Prince Regent DLR Station||5.4 miles|
|Dagenham Heathway Tube Station||5.5 miles|
|Custom House DLR Station||5.6 miles|
|Dagenham East Tube Station||5.8 miles|
|Barking Tube Station||5.8 miles|
|Royal Victoria DLR Station||5.9 miles|
|North Greenwich Tube Station||6.2 miles|
|East Ham Tube Station||6.3 miles|
|Cutty Sark DLR Station||6.4 miles|
|Island Gardens DLR Station||6.4 miles|
|Lewisham DLR Station||6.4 miles|
|Canning Town Tube Station||6.5 miles|
|Greenwich DLR Station||6.5 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is Upland Primary School, approximately 260 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Upland Primary School||260 yards|
|St Thomas More Catholic Primary School||560 yards|
|Brampton Primary Academy||670 yards|
|Barrington Primary School||800 yards|
|Crook Log Primary School||half a mile|
|Foster's Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Pelham Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Michael's East Wickham Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Belmont Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Bursted Wood Primary School||0.8 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is Bexleyheath Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Bexleyheath Academy||0.6 miles||
|Townley Grammar School||0.9 miles||
|Welling School||0.9 miles||
|St Catherine's Catholic School||1.1 miles||
|St Columba's Catholic Boys' School||1.2 miles||
|Bexley Grammar School||1.3 miles||
|Beths Grammar School||1.3 miles||
|Blackfen School for Girls||1.4 miles||
|Erith School||1.6 miles||
|Hurstmere School||1.9 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is The Pickford Surgery, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Pickford Surgery||450 yards|
|Crook Log Surgery||660 yards|
|Dr Thavapalan||0.7 miles|
|Bursted Wood Surgery||0.8 miles|
|The Albion Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Bexley Medical Group||0.9 miles|
|Lyndhurst Road Medical Centre||1 mile|
|Bexley Group Practice||1.1 miles|
|Welling Medical Practice||1.2 miles|
|Mill Road Surgery||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is Pickford Lane Dental Surgery, approximately 400 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Pickford Lane Dental Surgery||400 yards|
|Bexleyheath Dental Practice||600 yards|
|Crook Log Dental Practice||650 yards|
|Long Lane Dental Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Chapel Road Orthodontics||0.6 miles|
|Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Karia Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|G M Burr & Associates||1.1 miles|
|Welling Corner Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|M S Darr & Associates||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is Upton Day Hospital, approximately 780 yards away.
|Upton Day Hospital||780 yards|
|Erith and District Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Memorial Hospital (Greenwich)||3.1 miles|
|Bloomfield Court Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Queen Mary||3.4 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||3.6 miles|
|Oxleas House||3.8 miles|
|Queen Elizabeth Hospital||3.8 miles|
|Livingstone Community Hospital - Virgin Care Adult Community Services||4.2 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Beckton||4.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bexleyheath, DA6 8RA. The nearest is Linklater Optometrists, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Linklater Optometrists||0.6 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Vision Express Ltd||0.7 miles|
|R F Linklater & Partners||1.1 miles|
|W Johnston||1.4 miles|
|L Dollay||1.4 miles|
|Second Sight||1.4 miles|
|Steven Harris Opticians||1.4 miles|
|S Gothelf & Associates||1.6 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.