Area Information for High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR 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 one property sale in High Street 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||58|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing High Street, Barkingside, Ilford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 45% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||39|
|Rented: From Council||7|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||61|
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||27|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||44|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||22|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||27|
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 North constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% 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 IG6 2DR 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)||89|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||25|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||39|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||41|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||53|
Ethnic Group Embed This
High Street, Barkingside, 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 44% 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 (High Street, Barkingside, Ilford), 59% 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 IG6 2DR
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||44|
|Middle East or Asia||36|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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)||38|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||33|
|Looking After Home or Family||15|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||5|
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||8|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||14|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||14|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||19|
|Public Administration and Defence||9|
|HealthInc. Social Work||23|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||10|
High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR is within the Fairlop policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2021, 109 crimes were reported within half a mile of IG6 2DR.
|Crime:||Click here to view 109 crimes committed near High Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to Barkingside. 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 IG6 2DR.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest railway station is Seven Kings, approximately 1.9 miles away.
|Seven Kings||1.9 miles|
|Chadwell Heath||2.5 miles|
|Manor Park||3.1 miles|
|Woodgrange Park||3.3 miles|
|Wanstead Park||3.7 miles|
|Wood Street||3.7 miles|
|Leytonstone High Road||3.7 miles|
|Highams Park||3.8 miles|
|Forest Gate||3.8 miles|
|Leyton Midland Road||4.2 miles|
|Walthamstow Central||4.5 miles|
|Walthamstow Queen's Road||4.6 miles|
|St James Street (Walthamstow)||5 miles|
|Stratford International||5.1 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest Tube station is Barkingside, approximately 770 yards away.
|Barkingside Tube Station||770 yards|
|Fairlop Tube Station||820 yards|
|Hainault Tube Station||1 mile|
|Newbury Park Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Gants Hill Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Grange Hill Tube Station||1.6 miles|
|Chigwell Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Redbridge Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Woodford Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|South Woodford Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|Roding Valley Tube Station||2.5 miles|
|Wanstead Tube Station||2.6 miles|
|Snaresbrook Tube Station||2.7 miles|
|Buckhurst Hill Tube Station||2.9 miles|
|Woodgrange Park Overground Station||3.3 miles|
|Barking Overground Station||3.6 miles|
|Barking Tube Station||3.6 miles|
|Leytonstone Tube Station||3.6 miles|
|Wanstead Park Overground Station||3.7 miles|
|Loughton Tube Station||3.7 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is Mossford Green Primary School, approximately 270 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Mossford Green Primary School||270 yards||
|Wohl Ilford Jewish Primary School||450 yards||
|Clore Tikva School||460 yards||
|Avanti Court Primary School||530 yards||
|Fullwood Primary School||800 yards||
|Fairlop Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Gilbert Colvin Primary School||0.7 miles||
|St Augustine's Catholic Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Parkhill Infants' School||0.9 miles||
|Parkhill Junior School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is Kantor King Solomon High School, approximately 460 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Kantor King Solomon High School||460 yards||
|Ilford County High School||480 yards||
|Caterham High School||0.9 miles||
|Oaks Park High School||0.9 miles||
|Valentines High School||1.4 miles||
|Beal High School||1.4 miles||
|West Hatch High School||1.7 miles||
|Forest Academy||1.8 miles||
|The Palmer Catholic Academy||1.9 miles||
|Chadwell Heath Academy||2 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is Fulwell Cross Medical Centre, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Fulwell Cross Medical Centre||450 yards|
|The Fullwell Avenue Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Fence Piece Road Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Hainault Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Cranbrook Surgery||0.8 miles|
|The Eastern Avenue Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|Kenwood Medical||0.8 miles|
|The Heathcote Primary Care Centre||0.8 miles|
|The Palms Medical Centre||1 mile|
|Chigwell Medical Centre||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is BARKINGSIDE DENTAL CARE, approximately 220 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|BARKINGSIDE DENTAL CARE||220 yards|
|Dental Practice Barkingside||240 yards|
|Dr. R. Paul's DENTAL PRACTICE||610 yards|
|Bluebell Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Gants Hill Dental||1 mile|
|Dental Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Clayhall Avenue Dental Health||1.2 miles|
|Dental Health Centre||1.2 miles|
|The Gallery Orthodontic Practice||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is Foxglove Ward and Japonica Ward, King George Hospital, approximately 1.4 miles away.
|Foxglove Ward and Japonica Ward, King George Hospital||1.4 miles|
|King George Hospital||1.4 miles|
|Practice Plus Group Hospital, Ilford||1.4 miles|
|Goodmayes Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Spire London East Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Spire Roding Hospital||1.7 miles|
|King George Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Wanstead Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Aspen - The Holly Private Hospital||3.2 miles|
|Hollyhouse Hospital||3.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to High Street, Barkingside, Ilford, IG6 2DR. The nearest is Boots-Barkingside - High St, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Boots-Barkingside - High St||< 50 yards|
|Boots-Barkingside - High St||300 yards|
|ELLIS BASS OPTOMETRISTS||320 yards|
|AVES OPTICIAN (MRS GUPTA)||0.8 miles|
|CHIGWELL MEDICAL CENTRE||1 mile|
|HOWARD HARRIS||1.1 miles|
|MOBELEYES LTD||1.1 miles|
|ROSE OPTICAL SERVICE||1.2 miles|
|ROSE OPTOMETRISTS||1.2 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 IG6 2DR
This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. 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 10 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||55.4Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||80Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||14.1Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet Available||Yes|
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