Area Information for Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF

Stevenson Street in Kilmarnock is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Kilmarnock West and Crosshouse ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Kilmarnock and Loudoun. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley. This page combines information for the address Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of KA1 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 Urban Area
Local Authority East Ayrshire
Ward Kilmarnock West and Crosshouse
UK Parliamentary Constituency Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Scottish Parliament Constituency Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley
Country Scotland


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 Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF:

Stevenson Court, Kilmarnock, KA1 2RY
Bonnyton Road, Kilmarnock, KA1 2LY
Bonnyton Place, Kilmarnock, KA1 2LX
Gibson Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 2PL
Gibson Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 2PN
Bonnyton Road, Kilmarnock, KA1 2LW

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about KA1 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF 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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Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland 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 Types
Detached 0
Semi-Detached 1
Terraced 2
Flat (Purpose-Built) 47
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 50
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 52% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5
Owned with Mortgage 13
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 4
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 19
Rented: Other 6
Rent Free 0
Total 48

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 29
Two People 14
Three People 4
Four People 0
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 48

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 3
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 18
C2 - Skilled manual workers 4
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 19
Total 44

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 Kilmarnock and Loudoun UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 35
Female 39
Total 74

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 3
5-7 4
8-9 0
10-14 3
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 10
25-29 17
30-44 19
45-59 13
60-64 1
65-74 1
75-84 3
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 74

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of KA1 2RF there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 55% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.

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 41
Married 6
Divorced 9
Separated 6
Widowed 2
Same Sex 0
Total 64

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.

Health
Very Good 47
Good 18
Fair 6
Bad 3
Very Bad 0
Total 74

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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 19
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 10
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 7
1-4 GCSEs 14
No GCSEs 14
Total 64

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland) 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 99% 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 73
Chinese 1
Total 74

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.3% of the resident population of Scotland were born in Scotland. The other groups were 8.7% English, 0.3% Welsh, 0.7% Northern Irish, 0.4% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.6% from other European Union countries, and 4% from outside of Europe.

Country of Birth
England 1
Wales 0
Scotland 72
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
Other 1
Total 74

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Scotland is primarily a Christian country, with 15.9% of residents Catholic, 37.9% other Christians, and 2.5% other religions. Approximately 36.7% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 7% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 12
Other Christian 19
No Religion 42
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 1
Total 74

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Kilmarnock West and Crosshouse ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 62% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 38
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 4
Self Employed 0
Unemployed 4
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2
Retired 2
Looking After Home or Family 2
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 7
Other 2
Total 61

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 3
Construction 3
RetailInc. Wholesale 7
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 3
Information and Communication 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 11
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 42
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Below are the details of the closest services to KA1 2RF. 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 KA1 2RF.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF. The nearest railway station is Kilmarnock, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kilmarnock 0.5 miles
Kilmaurs 1.9 miles
Stewarton 4.9 miles
Irvine 6.4 miles
Barassie 6.5 miles
Dunlop 7 miles
Troon 7.3 miles
Prestwick Intl Airport 8.1 miles
Kilwinning 8.3 miles
Prestwick 8.6 miles
Stevenston 9.4 miles
Dalry 11 miles
Newton-on-Ayr 11 miles
Saltcoats 11 miles
Glengarnock 11 miles
Ardrossan South Beach 12 miles
Ayr 12 miles
Ardrossan Town 12 miles
Ardrossan Harbour 13 miles
Neilston 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF. The nearest is Annanhill Primary School, approximately 540 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF. The nearest is Grange Academy, approximately 540 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Grange Academy 540 yards
Kilmarnock Academy 0.8 miles
St Joseph's Academy 1.2 miles
James Hamilton Academy 1.6 miles
Greenwood Academy 4.7 miles
Stewarton Academy 4.9 miles
Loudoun Academy 5.1 miles
Irvine Royal Academy 6.5 miles
Marr College 6.8 miles
Kilwinning Academy 8.1 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF. The nearest is Dr Pugh And Partners, approximately 700 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 5 closest hospitals to Stevenson Street, Kilmarnock, Scotland, KA1 2RF. The nearest is University Hospital Crosshouse, approximately 1.1 miles 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 KA1 2RF

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 14 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 60.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 4.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 74%
Virgin Media 72%
Sky Digital 70%
EE/Orange Broadband 69%
BT Broadband 66%
TalkTalk 63%
 

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