Area Information for Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX 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
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 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||31|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||25|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||14|
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||10|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||26|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||17|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||21|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around DL12 8SX however is predominantly male (55%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around DL12 8SX has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 32% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode DL12 8SX 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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||37|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||50|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||60|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||22|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||93|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 92% 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||1|
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 DL12 8SX
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||10|
|Middle East or Asia||19|
|North America or Caribbean||3|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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 Barnard Castle East ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 26% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
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)||29|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||72|
|Looking After Home or Family||1|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||8|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||3|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||6|
|Accommodation and Food||12|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||10|
|HealthInc. Social Work||17|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||7|
Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX is within the Crook/Barnard Castle (Barnard Castle Town) policing neighbourhood, under the Durham Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In May 2020, 17 crimes were reported within half a mile of DL12 8SX.
|Crime:||Click here to view 17 crimes committed near Newgate|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Crook/Barnard Castle (Barnard Castle Town)
Tel: None Emergency 101
Below are the details of the closest services to DL12 8SX. 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 DL12 8SX.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 2 closest railway stations to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest railway station is Bishop Auckland, approximately 13 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is Green Lane Church of England Controlled Primary School, approximately 570 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Green Lane Church of England Controlled Primary School||570 yards||
|St Mary's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Barnard Castle||710 yards||
|Montalbo Nursery & Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Cotherstone Primary School||3.5 miles||
|Bowes Hutchinson's CofE (Aided) School||4.5 miles||
|Staindrop CofE (Controlled) Primary School||5.2 miles||
|Cockfield Primary School||6.3 miles||
|Woodland Primary School||6.4 miles||
|Butterknowle Primary School||6.6 miles||
|Gainford CofE Primary School||6.8 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 2 closest secondary schools to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is Teesdale School and Sixth Form, approximately 0.6 miles away.
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 9 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is Barnard Castle Surgery, approximately 760 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Barnard Castle Surgery||760 yards|
|Woodview Medical Practice||5.1 miles|
|Woodview Medical Practice||6.5 miles|
|Pinfold Medical Practice||6.6 miles|
|Gainford Surgery||7.2 miles|
|Evenwood Medical Practice||8.1 miles|
|Woodview Medical Practice||8.1 miles|
|Old Forge Surgery||8.8 miles|
|Auckland Medical Group||11 miles|
Listed here are the 3 closest dentists to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is County Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust, approximately 840 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
Listed here are the 3 closest hospitals to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is Inhealth Pain Management Solutions - Richardson Hospital, approximately 680 yards away.
|Inhealth Pain Management Solutions - Richardson Hospital||680 yards|
|New Richardson Hospital||680 yards|
|Richardson Hospital||830 yards|
Listed here are the 2 closest opticians to Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8SX. The nearest is Bayfields Opticians, approximately 0.6 miles 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.