Area Information for Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS

Narborough Road in Leicester is in the East Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Leicester West. This page combines information for the address Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of LE3 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 LE3 2FS.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Leicester
Ward Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields
Constituency Leicester West
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 Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS:

Dumbleton Avenue, Leicester, LE3 2EF
Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2RD
Somerville Road, Leicester, LE3 2ET
Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FT
Roundhay Road, Leicester, LE3 2BY
Dumbleton Avenue, Leicester, LE3 2EE

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about LE3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS 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 19 property sales in Narborough 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 Narborough 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 Types
Detached 22
Semi-Detached 94
Terraced 6
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 125
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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%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 63
Owned with Mortgage 39
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 14
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 1
Total 121

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 22
Two People 38
Three People 22
Four People 27
Five People 9
Six People 3
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 121

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 19
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 27
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 27
Total 95

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 West constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 164
Female 171
Total 335

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 16
5-7 8
8-9 7
10-14 19
15 3
16-17 3
18-19 5
20-24 22
25-29 28
30-44 84
45-59 66
60-64 24
65-74 29
75-84 8
85-89 9
90+ 4
Total 335

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode LE3 2FS 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 89
Married 157
Divorced 13
Separated 4
Widowed 19
Same Sex 0
Total 282

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 142
Good 129
Fair 46
Bad 14
Very Bad 4
Total 335

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) 76
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 26
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 33
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 25
No GCSEs or Equivalent 84
Other 32
Total 282

Ethnic Group Embed This

Narborough Road, Leicester can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 58% 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 193
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 94
Pakistani 4
Chinese 1
Other Asian 20
Black African 4
Black Caribbean 5
Other 9
Total 335

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Narborough Road, Leicester), 66% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.

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 222
Wales 3
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 32
Other 77
Total 335

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to LE3 2FS

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 239
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 22
African Countries 3
Middle East or Asia 17
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 55

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 144
No Religion 58
Buddhist 1
Hindu 60
Jewish 0
Muslim 7
Sikh 44
Other Religion 5
Not Stated 16
Total 335

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 119
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 43
Self Employed 27
Unemployed 9
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 12
Retired 32
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 4
Other 8
Total 261

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 2
Manufacturing 22
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 4
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 40
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 16
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Professional, Scientific and Technical 4
Administration 9
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 25
HealthInc. Social Work 25
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 9
Total 193

Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS is within the Braunstone Park and Rowley Fields policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2020, 120 crimes were reported within half a mile of LE3 2FS.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 120 crimes committed near Narborough Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Braunstone Park and Rowley Fields
2 Beaumont Way
Leicester
LE4 1DS
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 LE3 2FS. 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 LE3 2FS.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 8 closest railway stations to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest railway station is Leicester, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Leicester 1.8 miles
South Wigston 2.7 miles
Narborough 3.7 miles
Syston 6.3 miles
Sileby 8.2 miles
Barrow-upon-Soar 9.2 miles
Hinckley (Leics) 11 miles
Loughborough 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is St Mary's Fields Primary School, approximately 460 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Mary's Fields Primary School 460 yards
    
Folville Junior School 600 yards
    
Imperial Avenue Infant School 860 yards
    
Caldecote Community Primary School half a mile
    
Ravenhurst Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Granby Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Shaftesbury Junior School 0.9 miles
    
Hazel Community Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Kingsway Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Dovelands Primary School 1.1 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is Fullhurst Community College, approximately 720 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Fullhurst Community College 720 yards
    
The Winstanley School 1.1 miles
    
Castle Mead Academy 1.5 miles  
Sir Jonathan North College 1.7 miles
    
The Lancaster Academy 1.7 miles
    
New College Leicester 1.9 miles
    
Moat Community College 2 miles
    
English Martyrs' Catholic School, A Voluntary Academy 2.3 miles
    
Beaumont Leys School 2.6 miles
    
Madani Boys School 2.7 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is Merridale Medical Centre (Rp Tew), approximately 360 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 Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is Smile Essential, approximately < 50 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 10 closest hospitals to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is Cuh At Leicester Royal Infirmary, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Narborough Road, Leicester, LE3 2FS. The nearest is S I Opticals, approximately 740 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
S I Opticals 740 yards
Eyes Right 810 yards
Vision Aid Centre 0.7 miles
Spect-A-Call @ Woodgate Eye Centre 0.9 miles
Zarj Eyecare 1.1 miles
Saffron Eyecare 1.3 miles
Asda Opticians 1.4 miles
Eyes Right Opticians 1.5 miles
Homehealth Optical Services 1.6 miles
i2i Optometrists Ltd 1.6 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 LE3 2FS

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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 71.8Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 15Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) 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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