Area Information for Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD 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 6 property sales in Old Church 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 Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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||34|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 36% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||16|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||46|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||55|
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||13|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||43|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||20|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||29|
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 Chingford and Woodford Green 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 E4 8DD 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)||47|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||27|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||24|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||33|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||56|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 64% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London), 59% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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 E4 8DD
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||39|
|Middle East or Asia||4|
|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)||17|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||18|
|Looking After Home or Family||10|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||19|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||13|
|Accommodation and Food||4|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||3|
|Public Administration and Defence||7|
|HealthInc. Social Work||18|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||11|
Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD is within the Valley policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2021, 104 crimes were reported within half a mile of E4 8DD.
|Crime:||Click here to view 104 crimes committed near Old Church Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to Waltham Forest. 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 E4 8DD.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest railway station is Highams Park, approximately 1 mile away.
|Highams Park||1 mile|
|Angel Road||1.4 miles|
|Meridian Water||1.4 miles|
|Ponders End||1.9 miles|
|Northumberland Park||1.9 miles|
|Edmonton Green||1.9 miles|
|Wood Street||2.3 miles|
|Silver Street||2.4 miles|
|Blackhorse Road||2.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Central||2.4 miles|
|White Hart Lane||2.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Queen's Road||2.5 miles|
|St James Street (Walthamstow)||2.7 miles|
|Tottenham Hale||2.7 miles|
|Bush Hill Park||2.7 miles|
|Bruce Grove||2.8 miles|
|Leyton Midland Road||3.4 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest Overground station is Highams Park, approximately 1 mile away.
|Highams Park Overground Station||1 mile|
|Chingford Overground Station||1.6 miles|
|Edmonton Green Overground Station||1.9 miles|
|Silver Street Overground Station||2.1 miles|
|Wood Street Overground Station||2.3 miles|
|Woodford Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|Blackhorse Road Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|Blackhorse Road Overground Station||2.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Central Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Central Overground Station||2.4 miles|
|White Hart Lane Overground Station||2.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Queens Road Overground Station||2.5 miles|
|Southbury Overground Station||2.6 miles|
|St James Street (London) Overground Station||2.6 miles|
|Roding Valley Tube Station||2.6 miles|
|South Woodford Tube Station||2.6 miles|
|Bush Hill Park Overground Station||2.7 miles|
|Tottenham Hale Tube Station||2.7 miles|
|Bruce Grove Overground Station||2.8 miles|
|Buckhurst Hill Tube Station||2.8 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is Lime Academy Larkswood, approximately 450 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Lime Academy Larkswood||450 yards||
|Chase Lane Primary School||540 yards||
|Parkside Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Ainslie Wood Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Salisbury Manor Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Longshaw Primary Academy||0.9 miles||
|Selwyn Primary School||1 mile||
|Handsworth Primary School||1.1 miles||
|Chingford CofE Primary School||1.1 miles||
|Walthamstow Primary Academy||1.2 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is South Chingford Foundation School, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|South Chingford Foundation School||0.9 miles||
|Chingford Foundation School||1 mile||
|Highams Park School||1.1 miles||
|Walthamstow Academy||1.3 miles||
|Heathcote School & Science College||1.4 miles||
|AIM Academy North London||1.6 miles||
|Phoenix Academy||1.6 miles|
|Trinity Catholic High School||1.7 miles||
|Woodford County High School||1.7 miles||
|Frederick Bremer School||1.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is Churchill Medical Centre, approximately 60 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Churchill Medical Centre||60 yards|
|Chingford Medical Practice||420 yards|
|The Microfaculty||650 yards|
|The Old Church Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Chingway Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|The Ridgeway Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Handsworth Medical Practice||1.1 miles|
|Larkshall Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|Kingshead Medical Practice||1.3 miles|
|Penrhyn Surgery||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is CHINGFORD MOUNT DENTAL PRACTICE, approximately 160 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|CHINGFORD MOUNT DENTAL PRACTICE||160 yards|
|MR EVANS & ASSOCIATE||240 yards|
|Angle House Orthodontic Practice||half a mile|
|Damira The Avenue Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|Oak Hill Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Chingford Smile & Orthodontic Studio||1.5 miles|
|Mr A Patel||1.6 miles|
|Patel S & I||1.8 miles|
|MR KHALILIBEGLOO'S PRACTICE||1.8 miles|
|Salaried Primary Dentalcare Services||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is Chingford Hospital, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Chingford Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Aspen - The Holly Private Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Hollyhouse Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Holly House Private Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Olive Eden Hospital||2.2 miles|
|North Middlesex Hospital||2.4 miles|
|North Middlesex University Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Whipps Cross Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Whipps Cross University Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Wanstead Hospital||3.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Old Church Road, Waltham Forest, London, E4 8DD. The nearest is E 4 EYES, approximately < 50 yards away.
|E 4 EYES||< 50 yards|
|SPECSAVERS OPTICIANS||< 50 yards|
|SCRIVENS OPTICIANS||60 yards|
|KENNETH BIRD LTD||220 yards|
|DERMOTT EYECARE||250 yards|
|Costco Wholesale UK Ltd||0.8 miles|
|HENRY MORGAN OPTICIANS||1 mile|
|EYEDEAL VISION||1.3 miles|
|Homesight UK Ltd||1.4 miles|
|Tesco Opticians||1.4 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 E4 8DD
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 26 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||77Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||205Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||15.4Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||21Mbps|
|Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet Available||Yes|
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