Area Information for Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN

Edgemont Street in Glasgow is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Langside ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Glasgow South. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Glasgow Cathcart. This page combines information for the address Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of G41 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 Large Urban Area
Local Authority Glasgow City
Ward Langside
UK Parliamentary Constituency Glasgow South
Scottish Parliament Constituency Glasgow Cathcart
Country Scotland


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 Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN:

Tantallon Road, Glasgow, G41 3EW
Bellwood Street, Glasgow, G41 3ER
Edgemont Street, Glasgow, G41 3EH
Edgemont Street, Glasgow, G41 3EJ
Tantallon Road, Glasgow, G41 3BD
Underwood Street, Glasgow, G41 3EP

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about G41 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN 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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Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland 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 0
Semi-Detached 0
Terraced 1
Flat (Purpose-Built) 57
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 58
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repaid through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 58% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 9
Owned with Mortgage 32
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 12
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 0
Total 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.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 31
Two People 22
Three People 2
Four People 0
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 55

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 21
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 22
C2 - Skilled manual workers 6
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 2
Total 51

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Langside ward however contains significantly more women than average (59%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.

Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.

Gender
Male 33
Female 48
Total 81

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 2
5-7 0
8-9 0
10-14 0
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 4
25-29 18
30-44 35
45-59 15
60-64 2
65-74 4
75-84 1
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 81

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of G41 3EN there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 57% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.

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 46
Married 22
Divorced 9
Separated 1
Widowed 1
Same Sex 0
Total 79

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 48
Good 19
Fair 9
Bad 5
Very Bad 0
Total 81

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Edgemont Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 65% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to 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.

Due to the way in which census data was collected in Scotland, former SCE Higher Grade, Highers, and Advanced Highers are grouped together as "Highers" in the data below.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 51
HNC, HND, SVQ level 4 or Equivalent 5
Scottish Highers, AS- or A-Level or Equivalent 11
Standard Grade, GCSE or Equivalent 5
No GCSEs or Equivalent 7
Total 79

Ethnic Group Embed This

Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland 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 exclusively 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 81
Total 81

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.3% of the resident population of Scotland were born in Scotland. The other groups were 8.7% English, 0.3% Welsh, 0.7% Northern Irish, 0.4% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.6% from other European Union countries, and 4% from outside of Europe.

Country of Birth
England 11
Wales 0
Scotland 63
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 2
Other 1
Total 81

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Scotland is primarily a Christian country, with 15.9% of residents Catholic, 37.9% other Christians, and 2.5% other religions. Approximately 36.7% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 7% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 12
Other Christian 21
No Religion 47
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 0
Total 81

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Langside ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 64% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 50
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 7
Self Employed 8
Unemployed 0
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 4
Retired 4
Looking After Home or Family 0
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 4
Other 1
Total 78

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
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 2
RetailInc. Wholesale 5
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Information and Communication 6
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Professional, Scientific and Technical 5
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 8
Education 11
HealthInc. Social Work 9
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 2
Total 65
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Below are the details of the closest services to G41 3EN. 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 G41 3EN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest railway station is Pollokshaws East, approximately 670 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Pollokshaws East 670 yards
Langside 830 yards
Crossmyloof 840 yards
Shawlands 0.5 miles
Pollokshields West 0.7 miles
Mount Florida 0.7 miles
Queens Park (Glasgow) 0.7 miles
Maxwell Park 0.8 miles
Pollokshaws West 0.9 miles
Crosshill 0.9 miles
Pollokshields East 1 mile
Cathcart 1 mile
Muirend 1.3 miles
Kings Park 1.4 miles
Dumbreck 1.5 miles
Thornliebank 1.7 miles
Giffnock 1.7 miles
Kennishead 2.1 miles
Croftfoot 2.1 miles
Anderston 2.2 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest is Langside Primary School, approximately 400 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest is Shawlands Academy, approximately 510 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest is Baker Street Surgery, approximately 300 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest is New Victoria Hospital, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 6 closest opticians to Edgemont Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3EN. The nearest is Community Eyecare (UK) Ltd, approximately 4.1 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.

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Broadband in G41 3EN

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 18 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 31.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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