Area Information for Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB

Waites Buildings in Newfield is in the North East region of England. The postcode is within the Chester-le-Street West Central ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of North Durham. This page combines information for the address Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of DH2 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 DH2 2SB.

Basic Information

Area Type Hamlet or Isolated Dwelling
Local Authority County Durham
Ward Chester-le-Street West Central
Constituency North Durham
Region North 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 Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB:

Busty View, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SA
Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2RZ
Front Street, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2RU
Ushers Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2RY
Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2RX
North View, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SD

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about DH2 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB 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 one property sale in Waites Buildings 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 Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 17
Semi-Detached 20
Terraced 50
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 87
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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.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 27
Owned with Mortgage 40
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 3
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 8
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 4
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 2
Total 87

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 28
Two People 26
Three People 24
Four People 9
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 87

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 6
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 20
C2 - Skilled manual workers 18
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 16
Total 60

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 North Durham constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 92
Female 96
Total 188

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 4
5-7 6
8-9 1
10-14 15
15 2
16-17 3
18-19 2
20-24 7
25-29 8
30-44 35
45-59 49
60-64 17
65-74 26
75-84 9
85-89 2
90+ 2
Total 188

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode DH2 2SB 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 40
Married 86
Divorced 22
Separated 2
Widowed 8
Same Sex 2
Total 160

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 64
Good 78
Fair 36
Bad 8
Very Bad 2
Total 188

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) 32
Apprenticeship 12
2+ A Levels 14
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 24
1-4 GCSEs 26
No GCSEs 48
Other 4
Total 160

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street) 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.

Ethnic Group
White 185
Mixed Ethnicity 2
Black Caribbean 1
Total 188

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 179
Wales 0
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
Other 2
Total 188

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 DH2 2SB

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 148
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 3
None 39

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 144
No Religion 28
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 16
Total 188

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Chester-le-Street West Central ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 21% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 57
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 18
Self Employed 17
Unemployed 4
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 7
Retired 31
Looking After Home or Family 4
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 3
Total 147

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 15
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 18
RetailInc. Wholesale 14
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 7
Education 10
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 2
Total 92

Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB is within the Pelton Fell policing neighbourhood, under the Durham Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In June 2018, 18 crimes were reported within half a mile of DH2 2SB.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 18 crimes committed near Waites Buildings
Neighbourhood Team Address Pelton Fell
Newcastle Road
Chester le Street
Durham
DH3 3TY
Force Website: http://www.durham.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 Newfield. 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 DH2 2SB.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 16 closest railway stations to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest railway station is Chester-le-Street, approximately 1.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Chester-le-Street 1.6 miles
Durham 5.9 miles
Dunston 6.1 miles
Heworth 6.6 miles
Metrocentre 6.9 miles
Newcastle 7.3 miles
Manors 7.6 miles
Blaydon 8.1 miles
Brockley Whins 9.1 miles
East Boldon 9.7 miles
Sunderland 9.7 miles
St Peters 9.8 miles
Seaburn 11 miles
Seaham 11 miles
Wylam 12 miles
Prudhoe 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is Roseberry Primary and Nursery School, approximately 750 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Roseberry Primary and Nursery School 750 yards
    
Pelton Community Primary School 0.9 miles
    
West Pelton Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Chester-Le-Street CofE (Controlled) Primary School 1.2 miles
    
St Benet's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 1.4 miles
    
Bullion Lane Primary School 1.4 miles
    
Ouston Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Newker Primary School 1.6 miles
    
Cestria Primary School 1.8 miles
    
Edmondsley Primary School 1.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is The Hermitage Academy, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
The Hermitage Academy 1.2 miles
    
Park View School 1.9 miles
    
Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy 2.7 miles
    
North Durham Academy 3 miles
    
Fyndoune Community College 3.4 miles
    
Oxclose Community Academy 3.6 miles
    
Tanfield School, Specialist College of Science and Engineering 3.8 miles
    
St Robert of Newminster Roman Catholic School 4.1 miles
    
Biddick Academy 4.3 miles
    
Joseph Swan Academy 4.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is Gardiner Crescent Surgery - Pelton Fell, approximately 670 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is Pelton Lane Ends Dental Practice, approximately 750 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 7 closest hospitals to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is Chester Le Street Hospital, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Waites Buildings, Newfield, Chester Le Street, DH2 2SB. The nearest is Optometric Centre Ltd, approximately 1.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Optometric Centre Ltd 1.7 miles
Vision Express 1.7 miles
Specsavers Opticians 1.7 miles
Naylor, G (Optometrists) 1.8 miles
Dawson Opticians 2.7 miles
Thompson Opticians Ltd 2.7 miles
Young, R (Opticians) Limited 3.3 miles
Eyesite 3.4 miles
Stanley Optical Centre 3.4 miles
Asda Stores Ltd 4.1 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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