Area Information for Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ 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 126 property sales in Friars 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
The area containing Friars Close, Ilford 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Friars Close, Ilford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 31% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||54|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||22|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||47|
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||49|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||43|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||16|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||31|
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 Ilford South constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around IG1 4AZ has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 30% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode IG1 4AZ 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)||137|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||34|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||49|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||35|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||54|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Friars Close, Ilford 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 16% 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
In this area (Friars Close, Ilford), 56% 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|
|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 IG1 4AZ
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||24|
|Middle East or Asia||59|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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
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)||31|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||50|
|Looking After Home or Family||34|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||11|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||13|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||21|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||10|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||12|
|Public Administration and Defence||16|
|HealthInc. Social Work||21|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||9|
Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ is within the Newbury policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Friars Close|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to IG1 4AZ. 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 IG1 4AZ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest railway station is Seven Kings, approximately 700 yards away.
|Seven Kings||700 yards|
|Newbury Park Station||0.6 miles|
|Chadwell Heath||1.7 miles|
|Manor Park||2 miles|
|Woodgrange Park||2.2 miles|
|Wanstead Park||2.9 miles|
|Forest Gate||3 miles|
|Leytonstone High Road||3.4 miles|
|Dagenham Dock||3.7 miles|
|Wood Street||4.2 miles|
|Leyton Midland Road||4.2 miles|
|Stratford (London)||4.3 miles|
|West Ham||4.4 miles|
|Stratford International||4.4 miles|
|Walthamstow Central||4.8 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest Tube station is Newbury Park, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Newbury Park Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Gants Hill Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Barkingside Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Barking Overground Station||1.9 miles|
|Barking Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Redbridge Tube Station||2 miles|
|Upney Tube Station||2 miles|
|Fairlop Tube Station||2 miles|
|Woodgrange Park Overground Station||2.2 miles|
|Becontree Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|East Ham Tube Station||2.5 miles|
|Hainault Tube Station||2.6 miles|
|Wanstead Tube Station||2.7 miles|
|Wanstead Park Overground Station||2.9 miles|
|Dagenham Heathway Tube Station||3 miles|
|Snaresbrook Tube Station||3.1 miles|
|Upton Park Tube Station||3.1 miles|
|South Woodford Tube Station||3.2 miles|
|Grange Hill Tube Station||3.3 miles|
|Leytonstone High Road Overground Station||3.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is St Aidan's Catholic Primary Academy, approximately 110 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Aidan's Catholic Primary Academy||110 yards|
|Aldborough Primary School||770 yards|
|Downshall Primary School||820 yards|
|Christchurch Primary School||half a mile|
|SS Peter and Paul's Catholic Primary School||0.5 miles|
|Winston Way Academy||0.6 miles|
|Gordon Primary School||0.7 miles|
|South Park Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Newbury Park Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Farnham Green Primary School||0.9 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is The Palmer Catholic Academy, approximately 510 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Palmer Catholic Academy||510 yards||
|The Ursuline Academy Ilford||0.8 miles||
|Oaks Park High School||0.9 miles||
|Valentines High School||1.1 miles||
|Chadwell Heath Academy||1.3 miles||
|Mayfield School||1.4 miles||
|Barking Abbey School, A Specialist Sports and Humanities College||1.7 miles||
|Ilford County High School||1.9 miles||
|Little Ilford School||1.9 miles||
|Kantor King Solomon High School||1.9 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is The Doctors House, approximately 440 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Doctors House||440 yards|
|Seven Kings Practice||710 yards|
|Oak Tree Medical Centre||half a mile|
|Balfour Road Surgery||0.6 miles|
|St Clement's Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Newbury Group Practice||0.7 miles|
|The Palms Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|Granville Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|Ilford Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Goodmayes Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is Dental Wizards, approximately 440 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dental Wizards||440 yards|
|SMILE DENTAL||0.5 miles|
|Simply Teeth||0.6 miles|
|BELMONT DENTAL SURGERY||0.6 miles|
|Ilford Dental Centre||0.6 miles|
|Clements Road Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Dental Surgery||0.8 miles|
|PEARLS DENTAL CENTRE||0.8 miles|
|Wellesley House Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Whitestar Dental Care||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is Goodmayes Hospital, approximately 1.3 miles away.
|Goodmayes Hospital||1.3 miles|
|King George Hospital||1.4 miles|
|North East London NHS Treatment Centre||1.4 miles|
|Chadwell Heath Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Barking Community Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Spire London East Hospital||2.4 miles|
|East Ham Care Centre||2.6 miles|
|Wanstead Hospital||2.9 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Beckton||3.8 miles|
|Newham General Hospital||3.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Friars Close, Ilford, IG1 4AZ. The nearest is Downes Eyecare, approximately 750 yards away.
* 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 IG1 4AZ
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 65 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||22.5Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||52.7Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||4.1Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||11.7Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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