Area Information for Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD

Alexandra Road in Horsforth is in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Horsforth ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Pudsey. This page combines information for the address Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of LS18 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 LS18 4HD.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Leeds
Ward Horsforth
Constituency Pudsey
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
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 Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD:

Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HE
Broadgate Walk, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HB
Broadgate Crescent, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HA
Broadway, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HQ
Stanhope Drive, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4ES
Broadgate Walk, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HF

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about LS18 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD 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 17 property sales in Alexandra 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 Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds 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 3
Semi-Detached 100
Terraced 35
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 0
Residence in Commercial Building 4
Total 143
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds contains a higher than average level of social housing - 30% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 25
Owned with Mortgage 55
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 42
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 15
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 3
Total 141

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 32
Two People 56
Three People 26
Four People 24
Five People 1
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 141

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 24
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 37
C2 - Skilled manual workers 27
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 23
Total 111

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 Pudsey constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Gender
Male 162
Female 173
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 27
5-7 21
8-9 13
10-14 15
15 3
16-17 7
18-19 7
20-24 22
25-29 28
30-44 75
45-59 57
60-64 19
65-74 19
75-84 17
85-89 5
90+ 0
Total 335

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode LS18 4HD 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 98
Married 107
Divorced 28
Separated 8
Widowed 15
Same Sex 0
Total 256

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 167
Good 123
Fair 33
Bad 10
Very Bad 2
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 65
Apprenticeship 16
2+ A Levels 37
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 44
1-4 GCSEs 45
No GCSEs 46
Other 3
Total 256

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 94% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 314
Mixed Ethnicity 12
Chinese 5
Black Caribbean 4
Total 335

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
England 311
Wales 2
Scotland 6
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 7
Other 7
Total 335

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 LS18 4HD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 274
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 6
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
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 199
No Religion 116
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 20
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 114
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 30
Self Employed 18
Unemployed 11
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 20
Retired 23
Looking After Home or Family 9
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 3
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 13
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 4
Construction 5
RetailInc. Wholesale 25
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 7
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 8
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 6
Education 30
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 9
Total 167

Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD is within the Leeds North West policing neighbourhood, under the West Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Alexandra Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Leeds North West
Bridge Street
Otley
Leeds
LS21 3BA
Website: http://www.westyorkshire.police.uk/my-neighbourhood/leeds/leeds-north-west/contacts

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 Horsforth. 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 LS18 4HD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest railway station is Horsforth, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Horsforth 0.7 miles
Kirkstall Forge 1 mile
Headingley 2 miles
Bramley (West Yorks) 2.2 miles
Burley Park 2.7 miles
New Pudsey 3.1 miles
Apperley Bridge 3.1 miles
Guiseley 4.4 miles
Leeds 4.4 miles
Cottingley 5.1 miles
Baildon 5.1 miles
Bradford Forster Square 5.7 miles
Menston 5.8 miles
Frizinghall 5.8 miles
Bradford Interchange 5.8 miles
Shipley 5.9 miles
Morley 6.2 miles
Weeton 6.3 miles
Saltaire 6.5 miles
Burley-in-Wharfedale 7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Horsforth, approximately 410 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Horsforth 410 yards
    
Broadgate Primary School 510 yards
    
St Margaret's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School 650 yards
    
Horsforth Featherbank Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Hawksworth Wood Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Westbrook Lane Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Horsforth Newlaithes Primary School 0.9 miles
    
West End Primary School 1 mile
    
Iveson Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Holy Name Catholic Voluntary Academy 1.3 miles  

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is Horsforth School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Horsforth School 0.6 miles
    
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy 0.9 miles
    
Lawnswood School 1.4 miles
    
Ralph Thoresby School 1.6 miles
    
Leeds West Academy 1.9 miles
    
Benton Park School 2.6 miles
    
Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School 2.9 miles
    
Pudsey Grangefield School 3 miles
    
Co-Operative Academy Priesthorpe 3 miles
    
Swallow Hill Community College 3.1 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is The New Croft Surgery, 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 Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is Horsforth Smile Clinic, approximately 800 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 Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is Cookridge Hospital, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Alexandra Road, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4HD. The nearest is Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care, approximately 680 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care 680 yards
Daniel Hayton Opticians 820 yards
Bayfields Opticians 0.6 miles
Senior & Rhodes Opticians 0.7 miles
L Gaunt Opticians 1.3 miles
Asda Stores Ltd 1.6 miles
V Freeman Opticians 1.7 miles
Vision Land Opticians 1.7 miles
Specsavers 1.9 miles
Optica Mondi 2 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 LS18 4HD

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 22 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 46.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.5Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 74%
Virgin Media 72%
Sky Digital 70%
EE/Orange Broadband 69%
BT Broadband 66%
TalkTalk 63%
 

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