Area Information for Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for LE5 1HP.
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP 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 2 property sales in Grantham 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 Grantham 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 Grantham Road, Leicester contains a higher than average level of social housing - 53% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||28|
|Rented: From Council||60|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||6|
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||6|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||19|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||46|
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 46% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around LE5 1HP has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 28% 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 LE5 1HP 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
Grantham Road 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)||20|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||14|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||25|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||32|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||76|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 72% 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||3|
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 1HP
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||7|
|Middle East or Asia||10|
|North America or Caribbean||3|
|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
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)||26|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||10|
|Looking After Home or Family||18|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||17|
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||4|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||17|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||1|
Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP is within the Humberstone policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2019, 86 crimes were reported within half a mile of LE5 1HP.
|Crime:||Click here to view 86 crimes committed near Grantham Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Colin Grundy Drive
Off Keyham Lane
Below are the details of the closest services to LE5 1HP. 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 1HP.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 8 closest railway stations to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest railway station is Leicester, approximately 2.8 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is St Josephs Catholic Academy, approximately 280 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Josephs Catholic Academy||280 yards|
|Scraptoft Valley Primary School||760 yards|
|Humberstone Infant Academy||0.5 miles|
|Humberstone Junior School||0.5 miles|
|Kestrel Mead Primary Academy||0.5 miles|
|Thurnby Mead Primary Academy||0.6 miles|
|Falcons Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy||0.9 miles|
|Hope Hamilton CofE Primary School||1 mile|
|Rowlatts Mead Primary Academy||1 mile|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is Orchard Mead Academy, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Orchard Mead Academy||0.7 miles|
|St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy||1.2 miles||
|The City of Leicester College||1.5 miles||
|Crown Hills Community College||1.6 miles||
|Judgemeadow Community College||1.7 miles||
|Madani Boys School||2 miles||
|Madani Girls' School||2 miles||
|Soar Valley College||2 miles||
|Rushey Mead Academy||2.2 miles||
|Moat Community College||2.5 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (Ja Wood), approximately 330 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (Ja Wood)||330 yards|
|Hilltop Surgery||860 yards|
|Willowbrook Medical Centre (Jg Astles)||0.9 miles|
|Humberstone Medical Centre (Ip Jones)||1.1 miles|
|The Willows Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|East Leicester Medical Practice - Dr A Farooqi And Partners||1.3 miles|
|Downing Drive Surgery (Ajj Bentley)||1.5 miles|
|Bushby Surgery||1.6 miles|
|Evington Surgery||1.8 miles|
|Heron GP Practice||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is Total Dental Care, approximately 330 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Total Dental Care||330 yards|
|Desai, C||660 yards|
|Clearly Orthodontics||0.6 miles|
|Sian, J S||0.6 miles|
|Total Dental Care||0.8 miles|
|Smile Dental Practice||1 mile|
|Bupa Dental Care, Evington||1.2 miles|
|Uppingham Dental Practice LTD||1.2 miles|
|Smile Zone||1.3 miles|
|Cooil, J G||1.8 miles|
Listed here are the 5 closest hospitals to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital, approximately 580 yards away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Grantham Road, Leicester, LE5 1HP. The nearest is Tesco Opticians, approximately 860 yards away.
|Tesco Opticians||860 yards|
|Willowbrook Eye Centre||0.7 miles|
|Uppingham Road Eyecare||1.1 miles|
|Henry Smith & Hamylton||1.2 miles|
|Evington Eyecare||1.3 miles|
|Mr R Y Jasat||1.3 miles|
|Mobile Eyecare||1.6 miles|
|Noor Eyecare||1.7 miles|
|Sight Solutions Opticians||1.7 miles|
|Sight Check Opticians Ltd||1.8 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 LE5 1HP
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 22 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||51.1Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.5Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of 2018. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.