Area Information for New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW

New South Promenade in Blackpool is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Squires Gate ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Blackpool South. This page combines information for the address New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of FY4 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 Blackpool
Ward Squires Gate
Constituency Blackpool South
Region North West
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 New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW:

New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1NJ
Harrowside West, Blackpool, FY4 1NW
Harrow Place, Blackpool, FY4 1RP
Clifton Drive, Blackpool, FY4 1NP
Clifton Drive, Blackpool, FY4 1DQ
Clifton Drive, Blackpool, FY4 1DH

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about FY4 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW 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 New South Promenade, Blackpool 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 1
Semi-Detached 3
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 95
Flat (Converted) 7
Total 109
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing New South Promenade, Blackpool contains a higher than average level of social housing - 43% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 20
Owned with Mortgage 14
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 42
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 20
Rent Free 2
Total 99

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 71
Two People 26
Three People 2
Four People 0
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 99

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 8
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 14
C2 - Skilled manual workers 4
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 23
Total 49

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

Male 76
Female 82
Total 158

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around FY4 1RW has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 54% 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 0
5-7 1
8-9 1
10-14 1
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 2
25-29 4
30-44 19
45-59 31
60-64 13
65-74 32
75-84 26
85-89 16
90+ 12
Total 158

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of FY4 1RW the number widowed residents is high - 23% 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 34
Married 50
Divorced 33
Separated 1
Widowed 37
Same Sex 0
Total 155

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 Squires Gate ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (37%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Very Good 21
Good 38
Fair 62
Bad 31
Very Bad 6
Total 158

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

New South Promenade and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 55% 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) 18
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 2
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 14
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 15
No GCSEs or Equivalent 85
Other 15
Total 155

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (New South Promenade, Blackpool) 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 99% 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 157
Chinese 1
Total 158

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 134
Wales 1
Scotland 13
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 3
Other 3
Total 158

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 FY4 1RW

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 108
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 47

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 129
No Religion 19
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 10
Total 158

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Squires Gate ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 40% 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 31
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 4
Self Employed 2
Unemployed 3
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 0
Retired 40
Looking After Home or Family 1
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 15
Other 5
Total 101

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 3
Construction 3
RetailInc. Wholesale 3
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 2
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 1
HealthInc. Social Work 5
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 4
Total 37

New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW is within the Squiresgate, Highfield & Stanley policing neighbourhood, under the Lancashire 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 New South Promenade
Neighbourhood Team Address Squiresgate, Highfield & Stanley
Gerry Richardson Way
off Clifton Road
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Below are the details of the closest services to FY4 1RW. 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 FY4 1RW.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 16 closest railway stations to New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest railway station is Blackpool Pleasure Beach, approximately 650 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Blackpool Pleasure Beach 650 yards
Squires Gate 0.6 miles
Blackpool South 1.1 miles
St Annes-on-the-Sea 2.4 miles
Blackpool North 2.7 miles
Layton (Lancs) 3.8 miles
Ansdell & Fairhaven 3.9 miles
Moss Side 4.8 miles
Lytham 4.9 miles
Poulton-le-Fylde 5.3 miles
Kirkham & Wesham 7.2 miles
Salwick 9.7 miles
Southport 9.7 miles
Meols Cop 11 miles
Birkdale 11 miles
Hillside 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is Roseacre Primary Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Roseacre Primary Academy 0.6 miles
Thames Primary Academy 0.7 miles
St Cuthbert's Catholic Academy 1.1 miles
Hawes Side Academy 1.2 miles
Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Primary School 1.4 miles
Blackpool Gateway Academy 1.4 miles
Waterloo Primary Academy 1.5 miles
Marton Primary Academy and Nursery 1.7 miles
Revoe Learning Academy 1.8 miles
Baines' Endowed Primary School & Children's Centre, A Church of England Academy 1.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is South Shore Academy, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
South Shore Academy 1.1 miles
Highfield Leadership Academy 1.2 miles
St George's School A Church of England Academy 2 miles
St Mary's Catholic Academy 3.4 miles
Lytham St Annes High School 3.5 miles
Blackpool Aspire Academy 4.1 miles
Baines School 4.5 miles
St Bede's Catholic High School 5 miles
Montgomery Academy 5.1 miles
Hodgson Academy 5.4 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is Stonyhill Medical Practice, approximately 770 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 New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is Blackpool Primary Dental Surgery, approximately 770 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 New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is The Harbour, approximately 3.1 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to New South Promenade, Blackpool, FY4 1RW. The nearest is L Woodhouse Ltd, 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.