Area Information for Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ

Edgecote Court in Leicester is in the East Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the North Evington ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Leicester East. This page combines information for the address Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of LE5 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 LE5 0NJ.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Leicester
Ward North Evington
Constituency Leicester East
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 Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ:

Berrington Close, Leicester, LE5 0NL
Brighton Road, Leicester, LE5 0HD
Capesthorne Close, Leicester, LE5 0NN
Portishead Road, Leicester, LE5 0JL
Hastings Road, Leicester, LE5 0LJ
Smedmore Road, Leicester, LE5 0NH

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about LE5 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ 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 one property sale in Edgecote Court 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 6
Semi-Detached 29
Terraced 44
Flat (Purpose-Built) 53
Flat (Converted) 1
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 134
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Edgecote Court, Leicester contains a higher than average level of social housing - 64% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 8
Owned with Mortgage 30
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 71
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 15
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 0
Total 134

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 56
Two People 31
Three People 18
Four People 16
Five People 6
Six People 4
Seven People 1
8+ People 2
Total 134

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 2
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 26
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 70
Total 120

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 East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.

Gender
Male 161
Female 152
Total 313

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 14
8-9 6
10-14 24
15 5
16-17 10
18-19 8
20-24 26
25-29 28
30-44 83
45-59 55
60-64 11
65-74 13
75-84 3
85-89 1
90+ 0
Total 313

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode LE5 0NJ 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 109
Married 94
Divorced 14
Separated 8
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 238

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 123
Good 119
Fair 54
Bad 12
Very Bad 5
Total 313

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Edgecote Court and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 41% 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) 19
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 20
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 20
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 49
No GCSEs or Equivalent 98
Other 30
Total 238

Ethnic Group Embed This

Edgecote Court, 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 29% 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 90
Mixed Ethnicity 23
Indian 91
Pakistani 8
Other Asian 34
Black African 18
Black Caribbean 15
Other Black/African/Caribbean 4
Other 30
Total 313

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Edgecote Court, Leicester), 55% 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 171
Wales 1
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 4
Other 128
Total 313

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 LE5 0NJ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 226
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 6
African Countries 11
Middle East or Asia 20
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 53

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 76
No Religion 55
Buddhist 0
Hindu 17
Jewish 0
Muslim 146
Sikh 11
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 8
Total 313

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 68
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 28
Self Employed 12
Unemployed 30
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 30
Retired 10
Looking After Home or Family 22
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 25
Other 9
Total 234

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 27
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 17
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 9
HealthInc. Social Work 16
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 3
Total 112

Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ is within the Northfields, Tailby and Morton policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2019, 137 crimes were reported within half a mile of LE5 0NJ.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 137 crimes committed near Edgecote Court
Neighbourhood Team Address Northfields, Tailby and Morton
Colin Grundy Drive
Off Keyham Lane
Leicester
LE5 1FY
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 LE5 0NJ. 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 LE5 0NJ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 8 closest railway stations to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest railway station is Leicester, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Leicester 1.5 miles
Syston 3.4 miles
South Wigston 4.6 miles
Sileby 6 miles
Narborough 6.8 miles
Barrow upon Soar 7.4 miles
Loughborough (Leics) 11 miles
Melton Mowbray 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is Merrydale Infant School, approximately 220 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Merrydale Infant School 220 yards
    
Merrydale Junior School 280 yards
    
St Barnabas CofE Primary School 570 yards
    
North Mead Primary Academy 770 yards
    
Green Lane Infant School half a mile
    
Bridge Junior School 0.6 miles
    
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy 0.6 miles
    
Shenton Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Falcons Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Catherine Infant School 0.8 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is Soar Valley College, approximately 1 mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Soar Valley College 1 mile
    
Madani Boys School 1.2 miles
    
Madani Girls' School 1.2 miles
    
Crown Hills Community College 1.2 miles
    
Moat Community College 1.2 miles
    
Rushey Mead Academy 1.3 miles
    
St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy 1.7 miles
    
Orchard Mead Academy 2 miles  
Castle Mead Academy 2.1 miles  
Judgemeadow Community College 2.1 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is East Leicester Medical Practice - Dr A Farooqi And Partners, approximately 500 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 Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is Uppingham Dental Practice LTD, approximately 610 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 5 closest hospitals to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Edgecote Court, Leicester, LE5 0NJ. The nearest is Henry Smith & Hamylton, approximately 610 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 LE5 0NJ

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 3 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 50Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 100Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 6Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 78%
Virgin Media 75.1%
EE/Orange Broadband 74.5%
Vodafone 74.1%
Sky Digital 73.6%
BT Broadband 70.5%
TalkTalk 66.7%
 

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