Area Information for Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA

Churchgate in Waltham Cross is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Rosedale and Bury Green ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Broxbourne. This page combines information for the address Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of EN8 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Broxbourne
Ward Rosedale and Bury Green
Constituency Broxbourne
Region Eastern
Country England

Nearby Locations

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About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA 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

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 Churchgate, Waltham Cross 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.

Housing Types
Detached 2
Semi-Detached 3
Terraced 13
Flat (Purpose-Built) 100
Flat (Converted) 6
Residence in Commercial Building 3
Total 127
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Churchgate, Waltham Cross contains a higher than average level of social housing - 90% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 1
Owned with Mortgage 3
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 20
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 89
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 3
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 3
Total 121

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 100
Two People 15
Three People 5
Four People 1
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 121

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 1
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 14
C2 - Skilled manual workers 17
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 36
Total 68

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 Broxbourne constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Male 80
Female 86
Total 166

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around EN8 1SA has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 45% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.

This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.

Age Groups
0-4 6
5-7 0
8-9 0
10-14 0
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 3
20-24 22
25-29 12
30-44 26
45-59 17
60-64 5
65-74 20
75-84 24
85-89 20
90+ 11
Total 166

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of EN8 1SA the number widowed residents is high - 27% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 61
Married 16
Divorced 30
Separated 8
Widowed 45
Same Sex 0
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.

However, this area of the Rosedale and Bury Green ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (48%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Very Good 34
Good 46
Fair 44
Bad 29
Very Bad 13
Total 166

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Churchgate and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 50% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.

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) 10
Apprenticeship 7
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 12
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 26
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 15
No GCSEs or Equivalent 80
Other 10
Total 160

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.

Ethnic Group
White 153
Mixed Ethnicity 3
Other Asian 2
Black African 1
Black Caribbean 4
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 2
Total 166

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 141
Wales 3
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 5
Other 11
Total 166

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 EN8 1SA

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 106
Republic of Ireland 4
Europe (including European Union) 3
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 3
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 48

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.

Christian 99
No Religion 42
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 5
Muslim 5
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 14
Total 166

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 37
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 6
Self Employed 4
Unemployed 12
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 4
Retired 18
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 12
Other 5
Total 105

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 5
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 9
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 3
Education 1
HealthInc. Social Work 8
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 47

Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA is within the Cheshunt West policing neighbourhood, under the Hertfordshire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Churchgate
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Below are the details of the closest services to EN8 1SA. 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 EN8 1SA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest railway station is Theobalds Grove, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Theobalds Grove 0.9 miles
Cheshunt 1 mile
Waltham Cross 1.6 miles
Turkey Street 2.1 miles
Enfield Lock 2.4 miles
Cuffley 2.7 miles
Crews Hill 2.9 miles
Broxbourne 3.4 miles
Brimsdown 3.4 miles
Gordon Hill 3.4 miles
Enfield Town 3.8 miles
Southbury 3.8 miles
Enfield Chase 4 miles
Ponders End 4.2 miles
Bayford 4.3 miles
Bush Hill Park 4.4 miles
Grange Park 4.7 miles
Rye House 5.1 miles
Winchmore Hill 5.3 miles
Chingford 5.5 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest Overground station is Theobalds Grove, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Dewhurst St Mary CofE Primary School, approximately 260 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Dewhurst St Mary CofE Primary School 260 yards
Burleigh Primary School 750 yards
Bonneygrove Primary School 830 yards
Andrews Lane Primary School 0.5 miles
Millbrook School 0.6 miles
Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School 0.7 miles
St Paul's Catholic Primary School 0.8 miles
Downfield Primary School 0.9 miles
Fairfields Primary School and Nursery 0.9 miles
Flamstead End School 0.9 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Goffs - Churchgate Academy, approximately 340 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Goffs - Churchgate Academy 340 yards
Goffs School 800 yards
St Mary's Church of England High School (VA) 0.7 miles
Haileybury Turnford 1.1 miles
The Lea Valley Academy 1.6 miles
St Ignatius College 2.1 miles
Oasis Academy Enfield 2.3 miles
The Broxbourne School 2.8 miles
King Harold Business & Enterprise Academy 2.8 miles
Bishop Stopford's School 3.2 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Cromwell Medical Centre, approximately 280 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 Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Patel Mr & Associate, approximately 0.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Cheshunt Community Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Churchgate, Waltham Cross, EN8 1SA. The nearest is Boots-Cheshunt, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Boots-Cheshunt 0.6 miles
Tesco Opticians 1.1 miles
Crystal Eyecare 1.3 miles
Vaid Optometrists 1.4 miles
Waltham Abbey Opticians 2.3 miles
Sun Street Opticians 2.3 miles
Charrington, Cross, Liversidge & Partners 2.4 miles
Enfield Eye Care 2.4 miles
Yourhomevisits Limited 2.8 miles
R. J. Mattes Opticians 3.2 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.