Area Information for Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF

Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East in Stanton is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Stanton ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of West Suffolk. This page combines information for the address Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of IP31 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority West Suffolk
Ward Stanton
Constituency West Suffolk
Region Eastern
Country England


About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF 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

There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds consists predominantly of caravans or other mobile and temporary dwellings. This is relatively uncommon, and may indicate a caravan park in the area. 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 39
Semi-Detached 2
Terraced 4
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Caravan/Park/Temporary 167
Total 212
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 187
Owned with Mortgage 4
Shared Ownership 5
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 3
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2
Rent Free 2
Total 203

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 78
Two People 120
Three People 5
Four People 0
Five People 0
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 203

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 0
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 13
C2 - Skilled manual workers 9
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 18
Total 40

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 West Suffolk constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 163
Female 170
Total 333

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around IP31 2BF has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 76% 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 0
5-7 0
8-9 0
10-14 0
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 0
25-29 1
30-44 2
45-59 20
60-64 57
65-74 135
75-84 92
85-89 18
90+ 8
Total 333

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of IP31 2BF there is a very large concentration of residents that are married - 69% of the resident population. On average, around 47% of census respondents were single. Areas with large married populations are often in suburban settings. They may have a larger number of children if they are couples start families, but this is also often an indicator of an area popular with retirees, particularly where the amount of widowed people is also high. Residents of these areas tend to be more affluent and settled than areas with high concentrations of single people.

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 20
Married 231
Divorced 31
Separated 3
Widowed 46
Same Sex 2
Total 333

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 Stanton ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (57%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 42
Good 149
Fair 102
Bad 33
Very Bad 7
Total 333

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 59% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.

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) 21
Apprenticeship 22
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 16
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 27
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 196
Other 15
Total 333

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds) 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 100% 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 332
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Total 333

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 318
Wales 6
Scotland 6
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 1
Other 2
Total 333

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 IP31 2BF

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 227
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 105

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 276
No Religion 27
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 29
Total 333

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Stanton ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 75% 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 24
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 21
Self Employed 2
Unemployed 0
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 0
Retired 161
Looking After Home or Family 1
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 1
Total 215

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 3
Manufacturing 7
Construction 2
RetailInc. Wholesale 10
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 3
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 2
HealthInc. Social Work 7
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 3
Total 47

Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF is within the Bury St Edmunds policing neighbourhood, under the Suffolk Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East
Neighbourhood Team Address Bury St Edmunds
Force Website: https://www.suffolk.police.uk

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Below are the details of the closest services to Stanton. 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 IP31 2BF.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 8 closest railway stations to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest railway station is Elmswell, approximately 5.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Elmswell 5.6 miles
Thurston 6.4 miles
Harling Road 9.3 miles
Bury St Edmunds 9.5 miles
Diss 9.7 miles
Stowmarket 9.7 miles
Thetford 9.8 miles
Eccles Road 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is Stanton Community Primary School, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 3 closest secondary schools to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is Set Ixworth School, approximately 3.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Set Ixworth School 3.2 miles
    
Thurston Community College 6.2 miles
    
Sybil Andrews Academy 8.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is Stanton Health Centre, approximately 1.3 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Stanton Health Centre 1.3 miles
Stanton Surgery 1.3 miles
The Chase, Stanton 1.3 miles
Ixworth Surgery 3.6 miles
Botesdale Health Centre 4.3 miles
Manor Farm Surgery 5.5 miles
Woolpit Health Centre 6.7 miles
Mendlesham Health Centre 8.6 miles
Mount Farm Surgery 8.8 miles
Lawns Practice 9.3 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is Hopton Dental Surgery, approximately 4 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 1 closest hospitals to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is BMI Bury St Edmunds Hospital, approximately 9.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
BMI Bury St Edmunds Hospital 9.8 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Shepherds Grove Industrial Estate East, Stanton, Bury St. Edmunds, IP31 2BF. The nearest is Scrivens Optical Hearing, approximately 9.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Scrivens Optical Hearing 9.2 miles
Specsavers Opticians 9.2 miles
Adkins Opticians 9.2 miles
A Stodel Optometrist 9.2 miles
Scotts Opticians 9.3 miles
Boots-Thetford 9.5 miles
Specsavers Opticians 9.5 miles
Peel & Gudgin Opticians 9.7 miles
Boots-Bury St Edmunds - Brentgovel St 9.8 miles
Scrivens Ltd 9.8 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.