Area Information for Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES

Octagon Road in Whiteley Village, Hersham is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Weybridge St George's Hill ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Esher and Walton. This page combines information for the address Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of KT12 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
Local Authority Elmbridge
Ward Weybridge St George's Hill
Constituency Esher and Walton
Region South East
Country England


About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES 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 Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames 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 4
Semi-Detached 60
Terraced 29
Flat (Purpose-Built) 85
Flat (Converted) 11
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 190
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames contains a higher than average level of social housing - 89% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 1
Owned with Mortgage 2
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 2
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 149
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 7
Rented: Other 5
Rent Free 3
Total 169

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 128
Two People 28
Three People 7
Four People 4
Five People 2
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 169

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 4
C2 - Skilled manual workers 4
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 6
Total 17

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Weybridge St George's Hill ward however contains significantly more women than average (71%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.

Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.

Gender
Male 94
Female 230
Total 324

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around KT12 4ES has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 84% 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 2
5-7 2
8-9 2
10-14 3
15 0
16-17 3
18-19 1
20-24 5
25-29 1
30-44 10
45-59 18
60-64 4
65-74 48
75-84 79
85-89 63
90+ 83
Total 324

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of KT12 4ES the number widowed residents is high - 46% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 32
Married 92
Divorced 39
Separated 2
Widowed 150
Same Sex 0
Total 315

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 Weybridge St George's Hill ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (40%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 41
Good 89
Fair 134
Bad 43
Very Bad 17
Total 324

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Octagon Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 52% 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) 46
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 18
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 27
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 18
No GCSEs or Equivalent 164
Other 32
Total 315

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames) 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 97% 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 314
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Indian 4
Chinese 1
Other Asian 1
Black African 1
Black Caribbean 2
Total 324

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 257
Wales 7
Scotland 14
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 9
Other 35
Total 324

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 KT12 4ES

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 200
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 9
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 5
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 104

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 260
No Religion 25
Buddhist 2
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 36
Total 324

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Weybridge St George's Hill ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 51% 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 26
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 5
Self Employed 3
Unemployed 1
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 3
Retired 46
Looking After Home or Family 2
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 3
Total 90

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 1
RetailInc. Wholesale 5
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 3
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 1
HealthInc. Social Work 11
Total 34

Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES is within the Hersham policing neighbourhood, under the Surrey 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 Octagon Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Hersham
Civic Centre
High Street
Esher
Surrey
KT10 9SD
Force Website: https://surrey.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 Whiteley Village. 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 KT12 4ES.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest railway station is Weybridge, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Weybridge 1.4 miles
Walton-on-Thames 1.5 miles
Byfleet & New Haw 2.3 miles
Hersham 2.4 miles
Addlestone 2.8 miles
Cobham & Stoke d'Abernon 2.9 miles
Oxshott 3 miles
Shepperton 3.2 miles
West Byfleet 3.5 miles
Claygate 3.5 miles
Esher 3.7 miles
Hinchley Wood 4.1 miles
Upper Halliford 4.2 miles
Effingham Junction 4.2 miles
Chertsey 4.3 miles
Sunbury 4.6 miles
Thames Ditton 4.6 miles
Bookham 4.8 miles
Kempton Park Racecourse 4.8 miles
Hampton (London) 5 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest Tube station is Heathrow Terminal 4, approximately 7.4 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Cleves School, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Cleves School 1.4 miles
    
Oatlands School 1.4 miles
    
Manby Lodge Infant School 1.5 miles
    
Burhill Primary School 1.5 miles
    
St Andrew's CofE Primary School 1.6 miles
    
Bell Farm Primary School 1.8 miles
    
St James CofE Primary School 1.8 miles
    
St Charles Borromeo Catholic Primary School, Weybridge 2 miles
    
Cardinal Newman Catholic Primary School 2.1 miles
    
Ashley Church of England Primary School 2.2 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Three Rivers Academy, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Three Rivers Academy 1.8 miles
    
Heathside School 1.8 miles
    
Esher Church of England High School 2.9 miles
    
Thamesmead School 2.9 miles
    
Fullbrook School 3.4 miles
    
Jubilee High School 3.5 miles
    
Chertsey High School 3.5 miles  
The Bishop Wand Church of England School 4 miles
    
The Bishop David Brown School 4.3 miles
    
Sunbury Manor School 4.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Hersham Surgery, approximately 1.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Hersham Surgery 1.5 miles
Cobham Health Centre 1.5 miles
Fort House Surgery 1.9 miles
Church Street Practice 2 miles
Rowan Tree Practice 2 miles
Ashley Medical Practice 2.1 miles
Dr Samy Morcos 2.2 miles
The Red Practice Walton 2.2 miles
Yellow Practice 2.2 miles
LITTLETON SURGERY 2.9 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Miss V J Moon, approximately 1.4 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 10 closest hospitals to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Cobham Community Hospital, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Octagon Road, Whiteley Village, Hersham, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4ES. The nearest is Eye Noor Limited, approximately 1.3 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.