Area Information for Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT

Eastwood Avenue in Glasgow is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Pollokshields ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Glasgow South. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Glasgow Southside. This page combines information for the address Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT, 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 Pollokshields
UK Parliamentary Constituency Glasgow South
Scottish Parliament Constituency Glasgow Southside
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 Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT:

Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G41 3RP
Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, G41 3NZ
Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, G41 3NY
Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, G41 3NS
Shawlands Arcade, Glasgow, G41 3RS
Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G41 3QP

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 Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT 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 Eastwood Avenue, 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 0
Flat (Purpose-Built) 36
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 36
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 33% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 11
Owned with Mortgage 7
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 12
Rent Free 1
Total 36

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 17
Two People 14
Three People 3
Four People 1
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 36

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 7
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 12
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 5
Total 25

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 Pollokshields ward however contains significantly more women than average (57%). 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 27
Female 36
Total 63

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 5
5-7 3
8-9 0
10-14 1
15 0
16-17 1
18-19 0
20-24 4
25-29 9
30-44 16
45-59 6
60-64 3
65-74 7
75-84 5
85-89 1
90+ 2
Total 63

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The number of residents in a same sex partnership/marriage in G41 3RT is high - 3% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 0.2%, or 2 in 1000 people. As a result, numbers of children in these areas tend to be slightly lower, although even areas such as London's Church End that sports a same sex percentage of a whopping 11% still has a large amount of children.

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 21
Married 22
Divorced 1
Separated 3
Widowed 5
Same Sex 2
Total 54

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 25
Good 25
Fair 10
Bad 3
Very Bad 0
Total 63

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across Scotland 26.8% of residents had no qualification, 23.1% had Standard Grade, 14.3% had Highers, 9.7% had HNC/HND, and 26.1% had a degree (or similar).

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) 18
HNC, HND, SVQ level 4 or Equivalent 3
Scottish Highers, AS- or A-Level or Equivalent 9
Standard Grade, GCSE or Equivalent 8
No GCSEs or Equivalent 16
Total 54

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 78% 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 49
Pakistani 7
Chinese 1
Black African 6
Total 63

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 2
Wales 0
Scotland 48
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 1
Other 10
Total 63

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 19
Other Christian 13
No Religion 20
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 10
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 1
Total 63

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Pollokshields ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 15% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

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 20
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2
Self Employed 7
Unemployed 2
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 5
Retired 6
Looking After Home or Family 3
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 0
Total 46

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
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 1
RetailInc. Wholesale 9
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 1
HealthInc. Social Work 4
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 2
Total 30
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Below are the details of the closest services to G41 3RT. 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 3RT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest railway station is Shawlands, approximately 440 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Shawlands 440 yards
Pollokshaws East 480 yards
Crossmyloof 670 yards
Langside 0.6 miles
Maxwell Park 0.6 miles
Pollokshaws West 0.7 miles
Pollokshields West 0.7 miles
Queens Park (Glasgow) 0.9 miles
Mount Florida 1 mile
Pollokshields East 1.1 miles
Crosshill 1.2 miles
Cathcart 1.2 miles
Dumbreck 1.3 miles
Muirend 1.4 miles
Thornliebank 1.6 miles
Kings Park 1.7 miles
Giffnock 1.7 miles
Kennishead 1.9 miles
Corkerhill 2 miles
Anderston 2.2 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest is Shawlands Primary School, approximately 120 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest is Shawlands Academy, approximately 350 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest is Drs Geddes & Partners, approximately 190 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 Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest is Shawmill Resource Centre, approximately 750 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 6 closest opticians to Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 3RT. The nearest is Community Eyecare (UK) Ltd, approximately 4.4 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 3RT

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 13 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 30.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 7.1Mbps
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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