Area Information for Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF

Fieldfare Walk 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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF, 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.

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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF:

Kestrel Close, Leicester, LE5 3FR
Kingfisher Avenue, Leicester, LE5 3FS
Charnwood Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FN
Turnstone Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FH
Kingfisher Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FE
Sandpiper Close, Leicester, LE5 3FT

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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF 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

There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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 1
Semi-Detached 4
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 125
Flat (Converted) 6
Total 139
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Fieldfare Walk, Leicester contains a higher than average level of social housing - 85% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 6
Owned with Mortgage 5
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 114
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2
Rent Free 7
Total 136

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 87
Two People 36
Three People 4
Four People 5
Five People 4
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 136

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 0
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 4
C2 - Skilled manual workers 5
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 50
Total 59

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 48% male.

Gender
Male 115
Female 127
Total 242

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around LE5 3FF has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 50% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.

This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.

Age Groups
0-4 5
5-7 2
8-9 0
10-14 0
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 5
25-29 7
30-44 32
45-59 40
60-64 30
65-74 58
75-84 27
85-89 23
90+ 13
Total 242

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of LE5 3FF the number widowed residents is high - 23% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 42
Married 93
Divorced 33
Separated 9
Widowed 56
Same Sex 2
Total 235

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.

However, this area of the North Evington ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (41%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 34
Good 66
Fair 90
Bad 37
Very Bad 15
Total 242

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Fieldfare Walk and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 69% 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) 12
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 6
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 6
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 14
No GCSEs or Equivalent 163
Other 33
Total 235

Ethnic Group Embed This

Fieldfare Walk, 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 71
Mixed Ethnicity 7
Indian 121
Pakistani 2
Other Asian 18
Black African 2
Black Caribbean 15
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 3
Total 242

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Fieldfare Walk, Leicester), only 34% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.

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 83
Wales 0
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 2
Other 151
Total 242

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 3FF

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 114
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 25
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 45
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 54

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 85
No Religion 17
Buddhist 0
Hindu 44
Jewish 0
Muslim 68
Sikh 13
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 14
Total 242

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the North Evington ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 38% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 22
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 21
Self Employed 3
Unemployed 5
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 3
Retired 65
Looking After Home or Family 14
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 27
Other 12
Total 172

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 19
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 1
RetailInc. Wholesale 6
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 2
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 1
Education 2
HealthInc. Social Work 4
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 47

Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF is within the Spinney Hills policing neighbourhood, under the Leicestershire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2019, 129 crimes were reported within half a mile of LE5 3FF.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 129 crimes committed near Fieldfare Walk
Neighbourhood Team Address Spinney Hills
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 3FF. 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 3FF.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 7 closest railway stations to Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest railway station is Leicester, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Leicester 0.9 miles
Syston 3.9 miles
South Wigston 4.1 miles
Narborough 6.2 miles
Sileby 6.3 miles
Barrow upon Soar 7.7 miles
Loughborough (Leics) 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is Bridge Junior School, approximately 120 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Bridge Junior School 120 yards
    
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy 160 yards
    
Green Lane Infant School 170 yards
    
Shenton Primary School 250 yards
    
Charnwood Primary School 520 yards
    
Catherine Infant School 0.5 miles
    
Spinney Hill Primary School 0.5 miles
    
St Barnabas CofE Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Taylor Road Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Highfields Primary School 0.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is Moat Community College, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Moat Community College 0.6 miles
    
Madani Boys School 0.9 miles
    
Madani Girls' School 0.9 miles
    
Crown Hills Community College 1.2 miles
    
Soar Valley College 1.4 miles
    
Castle Mead Academy 1.5 miles  
Rushey Mead Academy 1.5 miles
    
St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy 1.9 miles
    
Judgemeadow Community College 2.2 miles
    
Leicester High School for Girls 2.2 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is Heron GP Practice, approximately 140 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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is THE DENTAL CLINIC - MERLYN VAZ HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE CENTRE, approximately 140 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 Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is Leicester General Hospital, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Fieldfare Walk, Leicester, LE5 3FF. The nearest is HomeVisit Opticians, approximately 390 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 3FF

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 9 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 45.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 100Mbps
Average Upload Speed 4.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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