Area Information for Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW

Fotheringay Road 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 Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW, 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 Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW:

Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, G41 4LZ
Darnley Place, Glasgow, G41 4NA
Terregles Avenue, Glasgow, G41 4LX
Darnley Road, Glasgow, G41 4NB
Darnley Gardens, Glasgow, G41 4NQ
Glencairn Drive, Glasgow, G41 4QW

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 Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW 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 Fotheringay Road, 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 1
Semi-Detached 1
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 57
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 64
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 24
Owned with Mortgage 23
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 16
Rent Free 0
Total 63

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 32
Two People 21
Three People 6
Four People 1
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 63

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 24
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 16
C2 - Skilled manual workers 3
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 6
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 Glasgow South UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 54
Female 57
Total 111

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 2
8-9 1
10-14 2
15 1
16-17 2
18-19 1
20-24 16
25-29 7
30-44 32
45-59 23
60-64 6
65-74 10
75-84 2
85-89 2
90+ 2
Total 111

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The number of residents who are separated in G41 4LW is high - 6% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 2.7%.

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 44
Married 37
Divorced 6
Separated 7
Widowed 9
Same Sex 0
Total 103

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 69
Good 29
Fair 10
Bad 3
Very Bad 0
Total 111

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Fotheringay Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 57% 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) 59
HNC, HND, SVQ level 4 or Equivalent 9
Scottish Highers, AS- or A-Level or Equivalent 15
Standard Grade, GCSE or Equivalent 8
No GCSEs or Equivalent 12
Total 103

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 75% 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 83
Pakistani 23
Chinese 3
Black African 2
Total 111

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 1
Scotland 76
Northern Ireland 5
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 3
Other 15
Total 111

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 15
Other Christian 22
No Religion 43
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 24
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 6
Total 111

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 40
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 6
Self Employed 12
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 12
Retired 9
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 1
Total 97

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 4
Construction 1
RetailInc. Wholesale 7
Accommodation and Food 4
Information and Communication 4
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 2
Total 62
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Below are the details of the closest services to G41 4LW. 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 4LW.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. The nearest railway station is Pollokshields West, approximately 70 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Pollokshields West 70 yards
Crossmyloof 680 yards
Queens Park (Glasgow) 710 yards
Pollokshields East 710 yards
Maxwell Park 850 yards
Crosshill 0.8 miles
Shawlands 0.8 miles
Mount Florida 0.9 miles
Pollokshaws East 1 mile
Dumbreck 1.1 miles
Langside 1.1 miles
Pollokshaws West 1.4 miles
Cathcart 1.5 miles
Anderston 1.6 miles
Glasgow Central Low Level 1.6 miles
Kings Park 1.7 miles
Exhibition Centre (Glasgow) 1.7 miles
Argyle Street 1.7 miles
Glasgow Central 1.7 miles
Charing Cross (Glasgow) 1.9 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. The nearest is Hutchesons' Grammar School, approximately 390 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. The nearest is Hutchesons' Grammar School, approximately 390 yards away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. The nearest is Dr Dunn & Partners, approximately 270 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 Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. The nearest is New Victoria Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 6 closest opticians to Fotheringay Road, Glasgow, Scotland, G41 4LW. 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 4LW

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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 15.5Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 18.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 1.1Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 1.2Mbps
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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