Area Information for John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL

John William Street in Huddersfield is in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Newsome ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Huddersfield. This page combines information for the address John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of HD1 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 Kirklees
Ward Newsome
Constituency Huddersfield
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
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 John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL:

Byram Court, Huddersfield, HD1 1BS
St. Peters Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1LJ
John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BR
John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BQ
John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BG
Byram Arcade, Huddersfield, HD1 1ND

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about HD1 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL 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 John William Street, Huddersfield 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 5
Semi-Detached 8
Terraced 30
Flat (Purpose-Built) 143
Flat (Converted) 58
Residence in Commercial Building 13
Total 257
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing John William Street, Huddersfield contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 76% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 14
Owned with Mortgage 6
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 33
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 184
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 4
Total 245

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 165
Two People 58
Three People 10
Four People 6
Five People 3
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 1
Total 245

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 17
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 134
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 51
Total 224

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 HD1 1BL however is predominantly male (57%). 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).

Male 213
Female 159
Total 372

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. This section of the Newsome ward has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 18-30. This is most commonly seen in inner city areas that have good entertainment facilities (bars, clubs, theatres etc.) that appeal to this younger demographic.

This type of distribution is also common in the vicinity of higher education facilities, in particular universities.

Age Groups
0-4 9
5-7 2
8-9 0
10-14 3
15 2
16-17 2
18-19 12
20-24 129
25-29 67
30-44 69
45-59 45
60-64 8
65-74 9
75-84 12
85-89 2
90+ 1
Total 372

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of HD1 1BL there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 70% 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 259
Married 58
Divorced 19
Separated 9
Widowed 11
Same Sex 0
Total 356

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.

Very Good 182
Good 127
Fair 42
Bad 14
Very Bad 7
Total 372

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.

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) 91
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 109
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 38
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 30
No GCSEs or Equivalent 52
Other 34
Total 356

Ethnic Group Embed This

John William Street, Huddersfield can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 60% 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 224
Mixed Ethnicity 24
Indian 15
Pakistani 22
Chinese 11
Other Asian 12
Black African 22
Black Caribbean 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 7
Other 27
Total 372

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (John William Street, Huddersfield), 61% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.

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 227
Wales 3
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 5
European Union 37
Other 97
Total 372

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 HD1 1BL

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 245
Republic of Ireland 4
Europe (including European Union) 38
African Countries 24
Middle East or Asia 30
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 35

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 151
No Religion 116
Buddhist 8
Hindu 7
Jewish 0
Muslim 59
Sikh 5
Other Religion 8
Not Stated 18
Total 372

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Newsome ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 43% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.

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 82
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 36
Self Employed 15
Unemployed 20
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 146
Retired 15
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 15
Other 6
Total 341

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 22
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 36
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 31
Information and Communication 6
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 14
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 19
Total 180

John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL is within the Huddersfield policing neighbourhood, under the West Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

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Below are the details of the closest services to HD1 1BL. 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 HD1 1BL.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest railway station is Huddersfield, approximately 200 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Huddersfield 200 yards
Lockwood 1.2 miles
Berry Brow 1.9 miles
Deighton 1.9 miles
Honley 2.7 miles
Brighouse 3.5 miles
Brockholes 3.5 miles
Mirfield 4.1 miles
Slaithwaite 4.4 miles
Stocksmoor 4.4 miles
Shepley 5.2 miles
Ravensthorpe 5.6 miles
Halifax 5.8 miles
Sowerby Bridge 6.6 miles
Marsden (Yorks) 6.8 miles
Dewsbury 6.9 miles
Denby Dale 7.1 miles
Low Moor 7.2 miles
Batley 7.8 miles
Mytholmroyd 9.9 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is Spring Grove Junior Infant and Nursery School, approximately 780 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is Netherhall Learning Campus High School, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Netherhall Learning Campus High School 1.1 miles
North Huddersfield Trust School 1.4 miles
Newsome High School 1.6 miles
Moor End Academy 1.7 miles
King James's School 2.1 miles
All Saints Catholic College Specialist in Humanities 2.2 miles
Salendine Nook High School Academy 2.2 miles
Honley High School 2.7 miles
Colne Valley High School 3.1 miles
Rastrick High School 3.4 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is Whitehouse Centre Gp Practice, approximately 550 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 John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is Genix Healthcare Huddersfield, approximately 50 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 10 closest hospitals to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is BMI Huddersfield Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to John William Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1BL. The nearest is E Beaumont Ltd, approximately 190 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
E Beaumont Ltd 190 yards
Specsavers 200 yards
Scrivens 220 yards
Boots-Huddersfield - King St 250 yards
Vision Express (UK) Ltd 260 yards
Optical Express Limited 310 yards
Boots-Huddersfield - New St 330 yards
The Eye Clinic (Huddersfield) 440 yards
Bradley & Smith 510 yards
Marten House 750 yards

* 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.