Area Information for Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG 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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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 Whitworth Street West, Manchester 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||5|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Whitworth Street West, Manchester contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 67% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||16|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||4|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||70|
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||54|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||54|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||1|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||6|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around M1 5WG however is predominantly male (55%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. This section of the Deansgate ward has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 18-30. This is most commonly seen in inner city areas that have good entertainment facilities (bars, clubs, theatres etc.) that appeal to this younger demographic.
This type of distribution is also common in the vicinity of higher education facilities, in particular universities.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of M1 5WG there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 77% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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.
This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 93% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Whitworth Street West and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 67% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to 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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||127|
|2+ A Levels||23|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||9|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Whitworth Street West, Manchester 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 54% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Whitworth Street West, Manchester), only 47% 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|
|Republic of Ireland||0|
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 M1 5WG
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||16|
|Middle East or Asia||51|
|North America or Caribbean||5|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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
This address within the Deansgate ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 41% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
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)||10|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||77|
|Looking After Home or Family||1|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||2|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||10|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||17|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||11|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||7|
Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG is within the Southern Gateway policing neighbourhood, under the Greater Manchester Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Whitworth Street West|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Town Hall Extension
Below are the details of the closest services to M1 5WG. 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 M1 5WG.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest railway station is Manchester Oxford Road, approximately 300 yards away.
|Manchester Oxford Road||300 yards|
|Manchester Piccadilly||0.7 miles|
|Salford Central||0.7 miles|
|Manchester Victoria||0.9 miles|
|Salford Crescent||1.5 miles|
|Manchester United FC||2 miles|
|Belle Vue||2.8 miles|
|Trafford Park||3 miles|
|Mauldeth Road||3.2 miles|
|Ryder Brow||3.2 miles|
|Humphrey Park||3.7 miles|
|Reddish North||4.1 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is St Philip's Church of England Primary School, approximately 660 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Philip's Church of England Primary School||660 yards|
|St Wilfrid's RC Primary School||840 yards|
|Rolls Crescent Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Philip's CofE Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Medlock Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Holy Name Roman Catholic Primary School Manchester||1 mile|
|Old Trafford Community Academy||1 mile|
|St Alphonsus RC Primary School||1 mile|
|New Islington Free School||1 mile|
|The Cathedral School of St Peter and St John RC Primary||1.1 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is Trinity CofE High School, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Trinity CofE High School||0.7 miles||
|Manchester Academy||1.2 miles||
|Oasis Academy MediaCityUK||1.5 miles||
|Dean Trust Ardwick||1.7 miles||
|Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Manchester||1.8 miles|
|Eden Girls' Leadership Academy , Manchester||1.8 miles|
|The Albion Academy||1.9 miles||
|Manchester High School for Girls||2.1 miles|
|The East Manchester Academy||2.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is The Docs, approximately 650 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Docs||650 yards|
|The Arch Medical Practice||830 yards|
|Cornbrook Medical Practice - Boundary Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Trinity Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|City Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Cornbrook Medical Practice||0.7 miles|
|Blackfriars Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|The Vallance Centre||0.9 miles|
|Ancoats Urban Village Medical Practice||1 mile|
|Ayres Road Surgery Limelight||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is 207 Dental Care, approximately 590 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|207 Dental Care||590 yards|
|OASIS DENTAL CARE LTD||0.5 miles|
|City Centre Dental Practice - Mr Moss||0.5 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Manchester||0.6 miles|
|Ocean Dental Implant and Aesthetic Clinic||0.6 miles|
|Manchester Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|mydentist, Stevenson Square, Manchester||0.8 miles|
|Revive Dental Care||0.8 miles|
|Manchester PCTDS||0.9 miles|
|Petrie Tucker & Partners Ltd||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is University Dental Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|University Dental Hospital||0.7 miles|
|Bridgewater Hospital||1 mile|
|Manchester Royal Eye Hospital||1.1 miles|
|Manchester Royal Infirmary||1.1 miles|
|Royal Manchester Children's Hospital||1.1 miles|
|St Mary's Hospital||1.1 miles|
|Manchester Private Hospital||1.4 miles|
|Stretford Memorial Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Optegra Eye Hospital Manchester||3.1 miles|
|North Manchester General Hospital||3.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WG. The nearest is Optical Express, approximately 530 yards away.
|Optical Express||530 yards|
|Jones & Co Styling Opticians||820 yards|
|Framed Opticians||half a mile|
|City Specs||0.5 miles|
|Boots-Manchester - Market Street||0.6 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Vision Express Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Mobile Vision Care Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Optometry Clinics||1 mile|
|Opticial Express||1 mile|
* 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 M1 5WG
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 1 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||11.2Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||14.3Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||1.1Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||1.3Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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