Area Information for Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN

Station Way in Buckhurst Hill is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Buckhurst Hill East ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Epping Forest. This page combines information for the address Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of IG9 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 IG9 6LN.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Epping Forest
Ward Buckhurst Hill East
Constituency Epping Forest
Region Eastern
Country England


About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN 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 31 property sales in Station Way 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 3
Semi-Detached 64
Terraced 18
Flat (Purpose-Built) 56
Flat (Converted) 4
Residence in Commercial Building 7
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 153
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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 47
Owned with Mortgage 66
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 2
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 27
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 2
Total 147

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 48
Two People 41
Three People 27
Four People 24
Five People 6
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 147

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 29
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 53
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 12
Total 116

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 Epping Forest constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.

Gender
Male 174
Female 169
Total 343

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.

Age Groups
0-4 23
5-7 10
8-9 6
10-14 18
15 7
16-17 9
18-19 9
20-24 23
25-29 29
30-44 74
45-59 71
60-64 22
65-74 22
75-84 16
85-89 3
90+ 1
Total 343

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode IG9 6LN 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.

Relationship Status
Single 108
Married 120
Divorced 24
Separated 10
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 279

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.

This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 90% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.

Health
Very Good 202
Good 107
Fair 22
Bad 10
Very Bad 2
Total 343

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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) 90
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 25
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 56
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 37
No GCSEs or Equivalent 54
Other 7
Total 279

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 89% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 305
Mixed Ethnicity 6
Indian 18
Pakistani 8
Chinese 1
Black African 1
Black Caribbean 3
Other 1
Total 343

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 305
Wales 5
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 7
Other 19
Total 343

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 IG9 6LN

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 308
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 5
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 1
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 3
None 21

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 216
No Religion 74
Buddhist 1
Hindu 17
Jewish 5
Muslim 9
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 20
Total 343

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 121
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 28
Self Employed 35
Unemployed 11
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 20
Retired 27
Looking After Home or Family 11
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 1
Total 259

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
Manufacturing 12
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 3
Construction 19
RetailInc. Wholesale 24
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 7
Accommodation and Food 3
Information and Communication 8
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 20
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 21
Administration 13
Public Administration and Defence 11
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 13
Total 190

Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN is within the Buckhurst Hill policing neighbourhood, under the Essex 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 Station Way
Neighbourhood Team Address Buckhurst Hill
Force Website: https://www.essex.police.uk

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 IG9 6LN. 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 IG9 6LN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest railway station is Chingford, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Chingford 1.8 miles
Highams Park 2 miles
Wood Street 2.9 miles
Walthamstow Central 3.7 miles
Ponders End 3.8 miles
Walthamstow Queen's Road 3.9 miles
Leyton Midland Road 4 miles
Angel Road 4 miles
Leytonstone High Road 4 miles
Meridian Water 4.1 miles
Brimsdown 4.2 miles
Ilford 4.2 miles
St James Street (Walthamstow) 4.2 miles
Blackhorse Road 4.3 miles
Seven Kings 4.3 miles
Northumberland Park 4.4 miles
Manor Park 4.5 miles
Goodmayes 4.6 miles
Edmonton Green 4.6 miles
Wanstead Park 4.6 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest Tube station is Roding Valley, approximately 100 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is Buckhurst Hill Community Primary School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Buckhurst Hill Community Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Ray Lodge Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Wells Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St Antony's Catholic Primary School 0.9 miles
    
St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Buckhurst Hill 0.9 miles
    
Roding Primary School 1 mile
    
Woodford Green Primary School 1.1 miles
    
White Bridge Primary School 1.3 miles
    
Whitehall Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Churchfields Infants' School 1.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is West Hatch High School, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
West Hatch High School 0.9 miles
    
Trinity Catholic High School 1 mile
    
Woodbridge High School 1.3 miles
    
Woodford County High School 1.3 miles
    
Heathcote School & Science College 1.5 miles
    
Caterham High School 1.8 miles
    
Roding Valley High School 1.8 miles
    
Highams Park School 1.9 miles
    
Beal High School 2.2 miles
    
Ilford County High School 2.2 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is Kings Medical Centre, approximately 0.6 miles 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 Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is Newham Family Dental Care Ltd, approximately 590 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 10 closest hospitals to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is Aspen - The Holly Private Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Station Way, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 6LN. The nearest is HD Jameson & Associates, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
HD Jameson & Associates < 50 yards
Queens Road Opticians 0.5 miles
Scher and Lasky Opticians 0.8 miles
Care Optics 0.8 miles
JAMES SCOTT OPTICIANS LTD 0.9 miles
C J PACKFORD OPTICIANS 1.2 miles
Optom Solutions 1.2 miles
TUOMINEN, RICKY 1.2 miles
BAHRI P.K. 1.6 miles
KENNETH BIRD (OPTICIANS) LTD 1.7 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 IG9 6LN

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 21 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 59.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) 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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