Area Information for Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT

Britten Close in Hereford is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Eign Hill ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Hereford and South Herefordshire. This page combines information for the address Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of HR1 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.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for HR1 2TT.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Herefordshire, County of
Ward Eign Hill
Constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire
Region West Midlands * Note that this refers to the Region, not the County of the same name
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 Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT:

Highgrove Bank, Hereford, HR1 2TA
Ledbury Road, Hereford, HR1 2TB
Lichfield Avenue, Hereford, HR1 2RH
Brookside, Hereford, HR1 2RN
Bodenham Road, Hereford, HR1 2TP
Bodenham Road, Hereford, HR1 2TS

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about HR1 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT 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

We have found 25 property sales in Britten Close 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 8
Semi-Detached 118
Terraced 24
Flat (Purpose-Built) 91
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 241
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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.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 104
Owned with Mortgage 43
Shared Ownership 14
Rented: From Council 2
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 52
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 17
Rented: Other 4
Rent Free 2
Total 238

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 127
Two People 78
Three People 15
Four People 15
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 238

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 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 34
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 27
Total 90

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 Hereford and South Herefordshire constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.

Gender
Male 186
Female 217
Total 403

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around HR1 2TT has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 49% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.

This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.

Age Groups
0-4 14
5-7 7
8-9 2
10-14 11
15 0
16-17 2
18-19 2
20-24 12
25-29 19
30-44 47
45-59 61
60-64 29
65-74 81
75-84 67
85-89 38
90+ 11
Total 403

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of HR1 2TT the number widowed residents is high - 20% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 65
Married 180
Divorced 43
Separated 1
Widowed 80
Same Sex 0
Total 369

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.

However, this area of the Eign Hill ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (65%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 113
Good 147
Fair 83
Bad 45
Very Bad 15
Total 403

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) 92
Apprenticeship 14
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 28
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 43
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 140
Other 16
Total 369

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Britten Close, Hereford) 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.

Ethnic Group
White 393
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 4
Other 1
Total 403

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
England 336
Wales 38
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 10
Other 10
Total 403

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 HR1 2TT

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 310
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 7
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 81

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.

Religion
Christian 312
No Religion 61
Buddhist 1
Hindu 4
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 23
Total 403

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Eign Hill ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 29% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 79
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 41
Self Employed 29
Unemployed 5
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 8
Retired 74
Looking After Home or Family 4
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 8
Other 5
Total 253

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 1
Manufacturing 9
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 15
RetailInc. Wholesale 29
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 5
Professional, Scientific and Technical 8
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 8
HealthInc. Social Work 26
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 151

Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT is within the Hereford City Northside policing neighbourhood, under the West Mercia Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Britten Close
Neighbourhood Team Address Hereford City Northside
Bath Street
Hereford
Herefordshire
HR1 2HT
Website: https://www.westmercia.police.uk/article/2524/Hereford-City-Northside-Team-Information

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to HR1 2TT. 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 HR1 2TT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 3 closest railway stations to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest railway station is Hereford, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Hereford 0.5 miles
Ledbury 12 miles
Leominster 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is Hampton Dene Primary School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Hampton Dene Primary School 0.5 miles
    
St James' CofE Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Broadlands Primary School 0.6 miles
    
St Thomas Cantilupe CofE Academy 0.7 miles
    
St Paul's CofE Primary School 0.7 miles
    
St Francis Xavier's Primary School 1 mile
    
Lord Scudamore Primary Academy 1 mile
    
St Martin's Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Our Lady's RC Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Riverside Primary School 1.3 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 7 closest secondary schools to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is Aylestone School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Aylestone School 0.6 miles
    
The Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School 0.7 miles
    
The Hereford Academy 1.7 miles
    
St Mary's RC High School 1.8 miles
    
Whitecross Hereford 2 miles
    
Kingstone High School 6.7 miles
    
Weobley High School 10 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is Aylestone Hill Surgery, approximately 710 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 Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is Kyrle Street Dental Practice, approximately 750 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 3 closest hospitals to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust, approximately 690 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust 690 yards
Nuffield Health, Hereford Hospital 0.6 miles
Oak House 1 mile

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 6 closest opticians to Britten Close, Hereford, HR1 2TT. The nearest is BBR Optometry, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
BBR Optometry 0.5 miles
Boots-Hereford - Commercial St 0.6 miles
Boots-Hereford - Maylord Orchard 0.7 miles
Specsavers Opticians 0.7 miles
Vision Express 0.8 miles
Jelley A.C 3.8 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 HR1 2TT

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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.

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Average Download Speed 52Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 13Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast 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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