Area Information for Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB 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 4 property sales in Broad Lane 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
The area containing Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 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%.
|Owned with Mortgage||50|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||4|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||1|
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||19|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||30|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||16|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||9|
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 Sefton Central constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% 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 L29 8YB 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)||102|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||30|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||39|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||32|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||53|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool) 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.
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|
|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 L29 8YB
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||0|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|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
This address within the Manor ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 26% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||37|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||11|
|Looking After Home or Family||2|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||9|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||2|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||4|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||1|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||13|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||13|
|HealthInc. Social Work||19|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB is within the Sefton Community Police Team - Hub One policing neighbourhood, under the Merseyside Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Broad Lane|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Sefton Community Police Team - Hub One
Below are the details of the closest services to Thornton. 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 L29 8YB.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest railway station is Maghull, approximately 2.6 miles away.
|Old Roan||2.6 miles|
|Hall Road||2.7 miles|
|Blundellsands & Crosby||2.8 miles|
|Maghull North||2.9 miles|
|Waterloo (Merseyside)||3.1 miles|
|Seaforth & Litherland||3.5 miles|
|Orrell Park||3.9 miles|
|Town Green||4 miles|
|Rice Lane||4.2 miles|
|Kirkby (Merseyside)||4.2 miles|
|Walton (Merseyside)||4.2 miles|
|Bootle New Strand||4.3 miles|
|Bootle Oriel Road||4.7 miles|
|Aughton Park||4.8 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is St William of York Catholic Primary School, approximately 1.4 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St William of York Catholic Primary School||1.4 miles||
|St Mary's Catholic Primary School||1.4 miles||
|St John Bosco Catholic Primary School||1.5 miles||
|Green Park Primary School||1.6 miles||
|The Grange Primary School||1.6 miles||
|St Benedict's Catholic Primary School||1.9 miles||
|Forefield Junior School||1.9 miles||
|Lydiate Primary School||2 miles||
|Forefield Community Infant and Nursery School||2 miles||
|St Gregory's Catholic Primary School||2 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is Holy Family Catholic High School, approximately 1.2 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Holy Family Catholic High School||1.2 miles||
|Chesterfield High School||1.7 miles||
|Maghull High School||1.8 miles||
|Deyes High School||2.1 miles||
|St Michael's Church of England High School||2.1 miles||
|Maricourt Catholic High School||2.3 miles||
|St. Mary's College||2.3 miles|
|Sacred Heart Catholic College||2.4 miles||
|Litherland High School||2.4 miles||
|Savio Salesian College||2.9 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is Thornton Practice, approximately 1.3 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Thornton Practice||1.3 miles|
|High Pastures Surgery||1.9 miles|
|Drs Killough And Chamberlain||2 miles|
|Maghull Family Surgery||2 miles|
|Maghull Practice||2 miles|
|Netherton Health Centre||2 miles|
|Glovers Lane Surgery||2 miles|
|Crosby Village Surgery||2.1 miles|
|Ford Medical Practice||2.4 miles|
|Liverpool Road Surgery (Bird & Kassha Practice)||2.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is Thornton Dental Practice, approximately 1.2 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Thornton Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|P A Knight||1.8 miles|
|Marian Square Dental Practice||1.8 miles|
|A B Porteous & Associates||2 miles|
|P Doyle||2 miles|
|Northway Dental Practice||2.2 miles|
|Healthy Smiles||2.2 miles|
|Kingsway Dental Practice||2.6 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Crosby||2.6 miles|
|AMK Orthodontics Limited||2.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is Abbey Hospitals, approximately 3.1 miles away.
|Abbey Hospitals||3.1 miles|
|Ashworth Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Rowan View||3.3 miles|
|The Walton Centre||4.2 miles|
|Walton Hospital||4.2 miles|
|University Hospital Aintree||4.2 miles|
|Abbey Sefton Hospital||4.2 miles|
|Aintree University Hospital||4.2 miles|
|Sefton Hospital||4.2 miles|
|Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Aintree||4.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Broad Lane, Thornton, Liverpool, L29 8YB. The nearest is Nikki Fenner Optometrists, approximately 2 miles away.
|Nikki Fenner Optometrists||2 miles|
|Netherton Eye Centre||2 miles|
|Maghull Eye Centre||2 miles|
|C J OPTICS||2.2 miles|
|Glenns Opticians||2.2 miles|
|ASDA Opticians||2.4 miles|
|Jonathan Kay Ltd||2.7 miles|
|Blundellsands Optical Ltd||3 miles|
|Waterloo Eye Centre||3.1 miles|
|Sight Savers Eye Centre||3.5 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.