Area Information for Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX 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 35 property sales in HP7 0PX 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 Penn Street, Amersham consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.
|Owned with Mortgage||42|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||10|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||18|
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||43|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||23|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||10|
|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 Chesham and Amersham constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% 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 postcode HP7 0PX does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.
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)||114|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||28|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||40|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||16|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||37|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Penn Street, Amersham) can be considered less ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 98% 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.
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 HP7 0PX
|Republic of Ireland||4|
|Europe (including European Union)||13|
|Middle East or Asia||1|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||7|
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 Penn Wood and Old Amersham ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 20% 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)||28|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||11|
|Looking After Home or Family||10|
|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.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||15|
|Information and Communication||15|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||9|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||24|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||11|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX is within the Chalfonts policing neighbourhood, under the Thames Valley Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In June 2020, 3 crimes were reported within half a mile of HP7 0PX.
|Crime:||Click here to view 3 crimes committed near HP7 0PX|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
King George V Road
Below are the details of the closest services to Penn Street. 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 HP7 0PX.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest railway station is Amersham, approximately 2.9 miles away.
|High Wycombe||3.7 miles|
|Great Missenden||3.9 miles|
|Seer Green||4 miles|
|Chalfont & Latimer||4.7 miles|
|Bourne End||5.6 miles|
|Gerrards Cross||6.6 miles|
|Denham Golf Club||8.2 miles|
|Furze Platt||8.7 miles|
|Princes Risborough||8.8 miles|
|Monks Risborough||9 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest Tube station is Amersham, approximately 2.9 miles away.
|Amersham Tube Station||2.9 miles|
|Chesham Tube Station||4.3 miles|
|Chalfont & Latimer Tube Station||4.7 miles|
|Chorleywood Tube Station||6.4 miles|
|Rickmansworth Tube Station||8.4 miles|
|Croxley Tube Station||9.7 miles|
|Moor Park Tube Station||11 miles|
|Watford Tube Station||11 miles|
|Northwood Tube Station||11 miles|
|Uxbridge Tube Station||11 miles|
|West Ruislip Tube Station||12 miles|
|Ickenham Tube Station||12 miles|
|Hillingdon Tube Station||12 miles|
|Northwood Hills Tube Station||12 miles|
|Watford Junction Overground Station||12 miles|
|Watford High Street Overground Station||12 miles|
|Ruislip Tube Station||12 miles|
|Bushey Overground Station||13 miles|
|Carpenders Park Overground Station||13 miles|
|Ruislip Manor Tube Station||13 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is Curzon Church of England Combined School, approximately 730 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Curzon Church of England Combined School||730 yards||
|Holmer Green Junior School||1.3 miles||
|Coleshill Church of England Infant School||1.6 miles||
|Manor Farm Community Infant School||1.7 miles||
|Manor Farm Community Junior School||1.7 miles||
|Tylers Green First School||1.7 miles||
|Holmer Green First School and Pre-School||1.8 miles||
|Tylers Green Middle School||1.9 miles||
|Little Missenden Church of England School||2 miles||
|Hazlemere Church of England Combined School||2.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is Holmer Green Senior School, approximately 1.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Holmer Green Senior School||1.6 miles||
|Sir William Ramsay School||2 miles||
|Dr Challoner's Grammar School||2.9 miles||
|The Highcrest Academy||3 miles||
|The Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe||3.2 miles||
|Amersham School||3.3 miles||
|The Misbourne School||3.5 miles||
|Beaconsfield High School||3.6 miles||
|The Beaconsfield School||3.7 miles||
|Dr Challoner's High School||4.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is Chiltern House Medical Centre, approximately 1.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Chiltern House Medical Centre||1.5 miles|
|The Penn Surgery||1.5 miles|
|Highfield Surgery||1.9 miles|
|Hazlemere Surgery||1.9 miles|
|Rectory Meadow Surgery||2.4 miles|
|Kingswood Surgery||2.7 miles|
|The Simpson Centre||3 miles|
|Dr A Wood & Partners||3.1 miles|
|Cherrymead Surgery||3.4 miles|
|Cressex Health Centre - Lynton House||3.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is Hazlemere Dental Practice, approximately 2 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Hazlemere Dental Practice||2 miles|
|Garden View Dental Care||2.5 miles|
|BARLOW, Jeffery Douglas||2.8 miles|
|Amersham Dental Care||2.9 miles|
|JONES, Daril Peregrine Lloyd||3 miles|
|BUCKINGHAMSHIRE PRIORITY DENTAL SERVICE (Amersham)||3.1 miles|
|Impressions Orthodontics Ltd||3.1 miles|
|Court Dental Clinic||3.1 miles|
|MORRELL, Christopher Julian Nicholas||3.2 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Amersham||3.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is Amersham Hospital, approximately 2.1 miles away.
|Amersham Hospital||2.1 miles|
|BMI Chiltern Hospital||2.8 miles|
|BMI The Chiltern Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Chiltern Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Wycombe General Hospital||4.1 miles|
|Wycombe Hospital||4.1 miles|
|BMI The Shelburne Hospital||4.2 miles|
|Chalfont & Gerrards Cross Hospital||5.5 miles|
|Chalfonts and Gerrards Cross Hospital||5.5 miles|
|Marlow Community Hospital||7.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Penn Street, Amersham, HP7 0PX. The nearest is The Practice Opticians, approximately 1.7 miles away.
|The Practice Opticians||1.7 miles|
|One Vision Professional Eyecare||2.3 miles|
|Hill Vision||3 miles|
|S H Harrold (1937) Ltd||3.1 miles|
|Boots Opticians||3.1 miles|
|Michael Blackstone Optometrists||3.2 miles|
|Chilton Watson Ltd||3.2 miles|
|Chiltern Opticians||3.8 miles|
|David Williams Optometrist||3.9 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 HP7 0PX
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 14 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||19.8Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||39.7Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||2.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||6.4Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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