Area Information for Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB
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|Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BA|
|Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BJ|
|Station Road, Stroud, GL5 3AR|
|Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3AZ|
|Russell Street, Stroud, GL5 3AN|
|Station Road, Stroud, GL5 3AP|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB 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.
Using this Information Commercially
There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Rowcroft, Stroud 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||71|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Rowcroft, Stroud contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 56% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||38|
|Rented: From Council||3|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||18|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||133|
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Social Grade Embed This
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||36|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||62|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||50|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around GL5 3BB however is predominantly male (63%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
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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.
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In the immediate vicinity of GL5 3BB there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 59% 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.
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Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||107|
|2+ A Levels||57|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||83|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 94% white.
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|
|Republic of Ireland||2|
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 GL5 3BB
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||36|
|Middle East or Asia||4|
|North America or Caribbean||2|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||4|
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Economic Activity Embed This
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||43|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||28|
|Looking After Home or Family||6|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||40|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||2|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||5|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||27|
|Information and Communication||24|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||11|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||16|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||22|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||12|
Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB is within the Stroud Urban policing neighbourhood, under the Gloucestershire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Rowcroft|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to GL5 3BB. 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 GL5 3BB.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 6 closest railway stations to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest railway station is Stroud (Glos), approximately 60 yards away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is The Rosary Catholic Primary School, approximately 180 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Rosary Catholic Primary School||180 yards|
|Rodborough Community Primary School||550 yards|
|Stroud Valley Community Primary School||580 yards|
|Uplands Community Primary School||0.5 miles|
|Callowell Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Gastrells Community Primary School||1 mile|
|St Matthew's Church of England Primary School||1.1 miles|
|Severn View Academy||1.1 miles|
|Cashes Green Primary School||1.3 miles|
|Whiteshill Primary School||1.3 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is Stroud High School, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Stroud High School||0.6 miles||
|Marling School||0.7 miles||
|Archway School||0.9 miles||
|Maidenhill School||2.6 miles||
|Thomas Keble School||2.7 miles||
|St Peter's Catholic High School and Sixth Form Centre||5.9 miles||
|Holmleigh Park High School||6.1 miles|
|Severn Vale School||6.2 miles||
|The Crypt School||6.7 miles||
|Rednock School||7.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is Rowcroft Medical Centre, approximately 100 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Rowcroft Medical Centre||100 yards|
|Beeches Green Surgery||340 yards|
|Stroud Valleys Family Practice||340 yards|
|Locking Hill Surgery||390 yards|
|Frithwood Surgery||2.7 miles|
|Stonehouse Health Clinic||2.7 miles|
|High Street Medical Centre||2.7 miles|
|Regent Street Surgery||2.7 miles|
|Minchinhampton Surgery||3 miles|
|Hoyland House||3.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is Archway Dental Practice Ltd, approximately 260 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Archway Dental Practice Ltd||260 yards|
|Brockley House Dental Surgery||340 yards|
|Gloucestershire Dental Access Centres||360 yards|
|mydentist, Nelson Street, Stroud||480 yards|
|Orthoworld 2000||480 yards|
|HRS Dentalcare||2 miles|
|Townes & Townes Associates||2.6 miles|
|High Street Dental Surgery||2.7 miles|
|Woodcock Lane Dental Care||2.7 miles|
|The Minchinhampton Dental Practice||3.2 miles|
Listed here are the 3 closest hospitals to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is Stroud General Hospital, approximately 0.5 miles away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BB. The nearest is Armstrong and North Opticians, approximately 140 yards away.
|Armstrong and North Opticians||140 yards|
|Stroud Vision Centre||160 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||170 yards|
|Bailey Opticians||2.7 miles|
|Norville Opticians||2.7 miles|
|The Optical Shop||3.3 miles|
|Bailey Eyecare Limited||3.5 miles|
|Signet Armorlite Europe Limited (Kodak Lens Designer Outlet)||5.4 miles|
|Tesco Opticians, Quedgeley||6.2 miles|