Area Information for Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for LE2 6NE.
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE 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 Broughton 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
The area containing Broughton Road, Leicester consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 Broughton Road, Leicester contains a higher than average level of social housing - 77% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||16|
|Rented: From Council||87|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||5|
|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||5|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||13|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||22|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||49|
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 Leicester South constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 44% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around LE2 6NE has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 30% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode LE2 6NE 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
Broughton Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 55% 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)||17|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||16|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||25|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||40|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||141|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 78% 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.
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||2|
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 LE2 6NE
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||2|
|Middle East or Asia||4|
|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
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)||36|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||29|
|Looking After Home or Family||21|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||30|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||11|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||19|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE is within the Freemen policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Broughton Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Bull Head Street
Below are the details of the closest services to LE2 6NE. 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 LE2 6NE.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 7 closest railway stations to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest railway station is South Wigston, approximately 1.3 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is Marriott Primary School, approximately 80 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Marriott Primary School||80 yards||
|Montrose School||860 yards||
|Holy Cross Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy||860 yards||
|Granby Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Knighton Mead Primary Academy||0.7 miles||
|Eyres Monsell Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Water Leys Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Fairfield Community Primary School||1 mile||
|Overdale Infant School||1.1 miles||
|Overdale Junior School||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is The Lancaster Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Lancaster Academy||0.6 miles||
|Sir Jonathan North College||0.7 miles||
|South Wigston High School||1.5 miles||
|Wigston College||1.6 miles||
|Wigston Academy||1.6 miles||
|Leicester Islamic Academy||1.7 miles|
|Leicester High School for Girls||1.8 miles|
|Fullhurst Community College||1.8 miles||
|Moat Community College||2.3 miles||
|The Winstanley School||2.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is Saffron Health, approximately 290 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Saffron Health||290 yards|
|Saffron Health||810 yards|
|Aylestone Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|The Surgery @ Aylestone||0.7 miles|
|The Hedges Medical Centre (Sa Bailey)||0.8 miles|
|Pasley Road Health Centre (Tk Khong)||0.8 miles|
|Dr G Singh- Sturdee Road Health & Wellbeing Centre||0.8 miles|
|Asquith Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Clarendon Park Road Health Centre||1 mile|
|Queens Road Surgery||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is Somani, K J, approximately 490 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Somani, K J||490 yards|
|Total Dental Care||810 yards|
|Aylestone House Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Brookview Dental||0.8 miles|
|Moti Smile Design Centre||0.9 miles|
|Knighton Dental Practice||1 mile|
|WIGSTON DENTAL CARE||1.2 miles|
|M R Lechki||1.3 miles|
|Glen Parva Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
|SplenDental Care||1.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is Stoneygate Eye Hospital, approximately 1.7 miles away.
|Stoneygate Eye Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Cuh At Leicester Royal Infirmary||1.8 miles|
|Leicester Royal Infirmary||1.8 miles|
|Spire Leicester Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Uhl Leics Spire||2.4 miles|
|Leicester General Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital||4.1 miles|
|Uhl Nuffield||4.1 miles|
|Glenfield Gh Bcss||4.1 miles|
|Glenfield Hospital||4.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Broughton Road, Leicester, LE2 6NE. The nearest is Saffron Eyecare, approximately 390 yards away.
|Saffron Eyecare||390 yards|
|Zarj Eyecare||0.8 miles|
|SASK Optics Ltd||0.9 miles|
|Sask Optics||1.4 miles|
|Peter Jackson Associates||1.4 miles|
|Farmilo Optometrists||1.5 miles|
|Eyes Right Opticians||1.5 miles|
|S I Opticals||1.6 miles|
|Eyecheck & Scrivens Opticians Wigston||1.6 miles|
|Optivision Opticians||1.7 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 LE2 6NE
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 33 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||95.2Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||345Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||13.6Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||34Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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