Area Information for Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ 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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We have found 2 property sales in Royal Parade since the beginning of 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 Royal Parade, Harrogate 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||19|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Royal Parade, Harrogate contains a higher than average level of social housing - 34% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||18|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||52|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||58|
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.
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.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||38|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||33|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||8|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||7|
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 Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 45% male.
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The number of residents who are separated in HG1 2SZ is high - 5% 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.
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.
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)||78|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||18|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||26|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||18|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||47|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 93% 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.
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||1|
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 HG1 2SZ
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||20|
|Middle East or Asia||4|
|North America or Caribbean||25|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||4|
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.
Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Harrogate Valley Gardens ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 18% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||5|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||2|
|Looking After Home or Family||6|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||3|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||23|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||10|
|HealthInc. Social Work||7|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||14|
Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ is within the Harrogate Town policing neighbourhood, under the North Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Royal Parade|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Beckwith Head Road
Below are the details of the closest services to HG1 2SZ. 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 HG1 2SZ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 17 closest railway stations to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest railway station is Harrogate, approximately 610 yards away.
|Hornbeam Park||1.2 miles|
|Ben Rhydding||12 miles|
|Kirkstall Forge||13 miles|
|Apperley Bridge||13 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is Western Primary School, approximately 430 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Western Primary School||430 yards||
|St Peter's Church of England Primary School||640 yards||
|Coppice Valley Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Harrogate, Grove Road Community Primary School||0.7 miles||
|St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harrogate, A Voluntary Academy||0.9 miles||
|Harrogate, Bilton Grange Primary School||0.9 miles||
|New Park Primary Academy||1 mile||
|Saltergate Community Junior School||1.1 miles||
|Saltergate Infant School||1.1 miles||
|Woodfield Primary School||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is Harrogate Language Academy, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Harrogate Language Academy||< 50 yards|
|Harrogate Ladies' College||530 yards|
|Harrogate Grammar School||0.7 miles||
|St Aidan's Church of England High School||0.9 miles||
|Harrogate High School||1.1 miles||
|Rossett School||1.2 miles||
|St John Fisher Catholic Academy||1.3 miles|
|Ashville College||1.4 miles|
|King James's School||3.6 miles||
|Wetherby High School||8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is The Moss Practice, approximately 410 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Moss Practice||410 yards|
|East Parade Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Park Parade Surgery||0.7 miles|
|The Spa Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Jennyfield Health Centre||0.8 miles|
|Church Avenue Medical Group||1 mile|
|The Leeds Road Practice||1 mile|
|Kingswood Surgery||1.2 miles|
|The Health Centre, Knaresborough Road||1.4 miles|
|Killinghall Medical Centre||2.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is Mount Parade Dental Practice, approximately 540 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Mount Parade Dental Practice||540 yards|
|RF Dental Care||610 yards|
|Linden House Dental Practice||660 yards|
|Bupa Dental Care, Harrogate||740 yards|
|North Park Dental Practice||810 yards|
|South Park Dental Practice||half a mile|
|Chatsworth House Dental Clinic||0.6 miles|
|Jennyfields Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Harrogate Dental Care||2.1 miles|
|Pannal Dental Clinic||2.4 miles|
Listed here are the 8 closest hospitals to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is BMI The Duchy Hospital, approximately 690 yards away.
|BMI The Duchy Hospital||690 yards|
|Duchy Nuffield Hospital (Harrogate) (Sney)||690 yards|
|Cygnet Hospital Harrogate||830 yards|
|Harrogate District Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Harrogate Hospital||1.2 miles|
|The Briary Wing at Harrogate District Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Wharfedale Hospital||8.3 miles|
|Wharfedale Hospital - MSK services||8.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Royal Parade, Harrogate, HG1 2SZ. The nearest is Page & Smith Opticians, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Page & Smith Opticians||< 50 yards|
|M Procter||230 yards|
|Vision Express (UK) Ltd||360 yards|
|Boots-Harrogate - Cambridge St (in Boots UK)||460 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians Harrogate||520 yards|
|Catherine Veen Opticians||660 yards|
|Asda Opticians||800 yards|
|Christopher Nixon Optometrists||2 miles|
|Darryl Taylor Opticians||3.4 miles|
* 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 HG1 2SZ
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 11 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||71.1Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||80Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||17.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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