Area Information for Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT

Station Road in Oakham is in the East Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Oakham North East ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Rutland and Melton. This page combines information for the address Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of LE15 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.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for LE15 6QT.

Basic Information

Area Type Small Town or Fringe Area
Local Authority Rutland
Ward Oakham North East
Constituency Rutland and Melton
Region East Midlands
Country England


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 Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT:

Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QU
Dawson Court, Oakham, LE15 6SD
Kilburn Road, Oakham, LE15 6QN
Jubilee Court, Northgate, Oakham, LE15 6NG
Northgate, Oakham, LE15 6QR
Northgate, Oakham, LE15 6QS

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about LE15 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT 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

We have found 28 property sales in Station Road 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 21
Semi-Detached 28
Terraced 90
Flat (Purpose-Built) 48
Flat (Converted) 2
Residence in Commercial Building 9
Total 198
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Station Road, Oakham contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 32% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 34
Owned with Mortgage 30
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 4
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 35
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 48
Rented: Other 7
Rent Free 15
Total 174

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 80
Two People 51
Three People 19
Four People 17
Five People 5
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 174

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 48
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 35
C2 - Skilled manual workers 21
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 26
Total 130

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 Rutland and Melton constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 161
Female 183
Total 344

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 26
5-7 10
8-9 5
10-14 13
15 4
16-17 11
18-19 4
20-24 30
25-29 27
30-44 70
45-59 63
60-64 26
65-74 28
75-84 16
85-89 8
90+ 3
Total 344

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode LE15 6QT 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.

Relationship Status
Single 97
Married 110
Divorced 39
Separated 13
Widowed 27
Same Sex 0
Total 286

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 185
Good 109
Fair 40
Bad 8
Very Bad 2
Total 344

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) 115
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 28
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 45
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 28
No GCSEs or Equivalent 49
Other 15
Total 286

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 95% white.

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 326
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 4
Other Asian 1
Black African 4
Black Caribbean 2
Other Black/African/Caribbean 2
Total 344

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 303
Wales 6
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 15
Other 14
Total 344

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 LE15 6QT

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 268
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 11
African Countries 4
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 2
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 60

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 194
No Religion 120
Buddhist 2
Hindu 4
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 23
Total 344

Economic Activity Embed This

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 124
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 25
Self Employed 36
Unemployed 9
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 15
Retired 33
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 3
Total 259

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 23
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 11
RetailInc. Wholesale 26
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 14
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 12
Education 44
HealthInc. Social Work 11
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 15
Total 188

Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT is within the Oakham Town and Barleythorpe policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire 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 Station Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Oakham Town and Barleythorpe
15 - 17 Station Road
Rutland
LE15 6QT
Force Website: http://www.leics.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 LE15 6QT. 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 LE15 6QT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 3 closest railway stations to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest railway station is Oakham, approximately 240 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Oakham 240 yards
Melton Mowbray 8.9 miles
Stamford (Lincs) 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is Oakham CofE Primary School, approximately 610 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Oakham CofE Primary School 610 yards
    
English Martyrs' Catholic Primary School 680 yards
    
Catmose Primary 0.6 miles
    
Brooke Hill Academy 0.9 miles
    
Langham CofE (Controlled) Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Whissendine Church of England Primary School 3.7 miles
    
St Nicholas Church of England Primary School 4 miles
    
Exton and Greetham CofE Primary School 4.5 miles
    
Edith Weston Academy 4.6 miles
    
Cottesmore Academy 4.8 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 3 closest secondary schools to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is Catmose College, approximately 570 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Catmose College 570 yards
    
Uppingham Community College 6.4 miles
    
Long Field Academy 9.4 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is Oakham School Sanatorium, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is JDRM Dental Care Oakham, approximately 280 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 4 closest hospitals to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is Rutland Memorial Hospital, approximately 530 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 8 closest opticians to Station Road, Oakham, LE15 6QT. The nearest is Langrick & Coe Opticians, approximately 240 yards 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 LE15 6QT

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 20 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 40.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 75.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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