Area Information for James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE 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 14 property sales in James Street 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 James Street, Morecambe 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing James Street, Morecambe contains a higher than average level of social housing - 43% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||24|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||52|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||27|
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||0|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||11|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||20|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||34|
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 Poulton ward however contains significantly more women than average (62%). 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.
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 LA4 5TE 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.
However, this area of the Poulton ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (64%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
James Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 43% 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)||16|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||20|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||19|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||24|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||71|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (James Street, Morecambe) 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.
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||0|
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 LA4 5TE
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||6|
|Middle East or Asia||3|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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 Poulton ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 20% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.
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)||25|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||5|
|Looking After Home or Family||1|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||12|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||2|
James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE is within the Poulton in Morecambe policing neighbourhood, under the Lancashire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near James Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Poulton in Morecambe
Below are the details of the closest services to LA4 5TE. 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 LA4 5TE.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 11 closest railway stations to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest railway station is Morecambe, approximately 0.6 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Morecambe Bay Community Primary School, approximately 420 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Morecambe Bay Community Primary School||420 yards||
|St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Morecambe||480 yards||
|Poulton-le-Sands Church of England Primary School||570 yards||
|Lancaster Road Primary School||590 yards||
|Morecambe and Heysham Westgate Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Great Wood Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Morecambe and Heysham Torrisholme Community Primary School||1 mile||
|West End Primary School||1 mile||
|Morecambe and Heysham Sandylands Community Primary School||1.3 miles||
|Morecambe and Heysham Grosvenor Park Primary School||1.3 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 9 closest secondary schools to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Morecambe Bay Academy, approximately 790 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Morecambe Bay Academy||790 yards||
|Bay Leadership Academy||1.1 miles||
|Our Lady's Catholic College||2.4 miles||
|Chadwick High School||2.5 miles||
|Lancaster Girls' Grammar School||2.7 miles||
|Ripley St Thomas Church of England Academy||3.1 miles||
|Lancaster Royal Grammar School||3.1 miles||
|Central Lancaster High School||3.2 miles||
|Carnforth High School||5.5 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Bay Medical Practice (York Bridge Surgery), approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bay Medical Practice (York Bridge Surgery)||< 50 yards|
|Bay Medical Group (Morecambe Health Centre)||420 yards|
|Urgent Treatment Centre||420 yards|
|Bay Medical Group (Westgate Medical Practice)||0.6 miles|
|Bay Medical Group (West End Surgery)||1.3 miles|
|Lancaster Medical Practice (Scale Hall site)||1.8 miles|
|Lancaster Medical Practice (Owen Road site)||2.3 miles|
|Bay Medical Group (Heysham Primary Care Centre)||2.5 miles|
|Lancaster Medical Practice (King Street site)||2.7 miles|
|Queen Square Medical Practice||2.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Mr N Gokul, approximately 390 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Mr N Gokul||390 yards|
|Welcare Dental Centre||390 yards|
|Dental Access Centre||390 yards|
|Dental Education Centre||390 yards|
|The Dental Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Morecambe||1.1 miles|
|Hest Bank Dental Care||2.2 miles|
|mydentist, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster||2.6 miles|
|Orthoworld Lancaster||2.6 miles|
|Market Gate Surgery||2.7 miles|
Listed here are the 3 closest hospitals to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Queen Victoria Hospital, approximately 390 yards away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to James Street, Morecambe, LA4 5TE. The nearest is Conlon & Sons (Opticians) Ltd, approximately 740 yards away.
|Conlon & Sons (Opticians) Ltd||740 yards|
|A Taylor Opticians Ltd||0.9 miles|
|Moon & Coxhill Torrisholme Ltd||1 mile|
|Dollond & Aitchison||1.4 miles|
|A Taylor Opticians Ltd||2.6 miles|
|Welbourne Opticians||2.6 miles|
|Direkt Optik International||2.7 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||2.7 miles|
|Conlon & Sons (Opticians) Ltd||2.7 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 LA4 5TE
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 4 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||30.2Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||78.6Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||8.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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