Area Information for Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN 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 14 property sales in Blanwood Drive 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 Blanwood Drive, Manchester 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 Blanwood Drive, Manchester contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 33% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||51|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||5|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||48|
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||18|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||38|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||14|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||58|
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 Blackley and Broughton constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around M8 0QN has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 29% 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 M8 0QN 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
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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||89|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||42|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||51|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||47|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||77|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Blanwood Drive, 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 32% 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 (Blanwood Drive, 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||8|
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 M8 0QN
|Republic of Ireland||6|
|Europe (including European Union)||57|
|Middle East or Asia||71|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|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
This address within the Crumpsall ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 22% 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)||42|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||72|
|Looking After Home or Family||41|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||16|
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||16|
|Accommodation and Food||15|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||6|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||9|
|HealthInc. Social Work||19|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||6|
Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN is within the Lower Crumpsall 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 Blanwood Drive|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to M8 0QN. 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 M8 0QN.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest railway station is Manchester Victoria, approximately 1.4 miles away.
|Manchester Victoria||1.4 miles|
|Salford Central||1.9 miles|
|Manchester Piccadilly||2.1 miles|
|Manchester Oxford Road||2.3 miles|
|Salford Crescent||2.3 miles|
|Clifton (Manchester)||3.6 miles|
|Belle Vue||3.7 miles|
|Mills Hill (Manchester)||3.9 miles|
|Manchester United Football Ground||3.9 miles|
|Ryder Brow||4.1 miles|
|Swinton (Manchester)||4.4 miles|
|Eccles (Manchester)||4.5 miles|
|Trafford Park||4.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is Oasis Academy Temple, approximately 380 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Oasis Academy Temple||380 yards|
|St Chad's RC Primary School||half a mile|
|Irk Valley Community School||0.5 miles|
|St Anne's RC Primary School Crumpsall Manchester||0.6 miles|
|Manchester Communication Primary Academy||0.6 miles|
|Saviour CofE Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Oasis Academy Harpur Mount||0.7 miles|
|Cheetham CofE Community Academy||0.7 miles|
|St Malachy's RC Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Cravenwood Primary Academy||0.7 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is Eden Girls' Leadership Academy , Manchester, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Eden Girls' Leadership Academy , Manchester||0.6 miles|
|Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Manchester||0.7 miles|
|Manchester Communication Academy||0.7 miles||
|The King David High School||0.9 miles||
|Beis Yaakov High School||1.3 miles||
|Co-op Academy Manchester||1.6 miles||
|St Monica's RC High School||2 miles||
|The Albion Academy||2.1 miles||
|Our Lady's RC High School||2.2 miles||
|Co-op Academy North Manchester||2.2 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is New Collegiate Medical Centre, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|New Collegiate Medical Centre||450 yards|
|Cheetham Hill Primary Care Centre||710 yards|
|Queens Medical Centre||770 yards|
|Jolly Medical Centre||0.5 miles|
|Fernclough Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Wellfield Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|The Singh Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Park View Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|Whitley Road Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Conran Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is Queens Road Dental & Cosmetic Centre, approximately 640 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Queens Road Dental & Cosmetic Centre||640 yards|
|Collegiate Dental Practice||770 yards|
|The Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|E Fisher Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Manchester PCTDS||0.8 miles|
|Links associates||1 mile|
|End D||1 mile|
|Park House Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Church Lane Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Petrie Tucker & Partners Ltd||1.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is North Manchester General Hospital, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|North Manchester General Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Manchester Private Hospital||2.7 miles|
|University Dental Hospital of Manchester||2.8 miles|
|University Dental Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Manchester Royal Infirmary||3 miles|
|Royal Manchester Children's Hospital||3 miles|
|Saint Mary's Hospital||3 miles|
|St Mary's Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Manchester Royal Eye Hospital||3.2 miles|
|Prestwich Hospital||3.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Blanwood Drive, Manchester, M8 0QN. The nearest is Vision Service Opticians, approximately half a mile away.
|Vision Service Opticians||half a mile|
|Arrowsmith Eyecare||0.7 miles|
|The Eye Site Opticians||0.8 miles|
|Robert Glass Opticians||0.8 miles|
|Optical Express||0.9 miles|
|Specsavers Harpurhey||0.9 miles|
|The Eye Site (Opticians) Ltd||0.9 miles|
|Harris S J||1.2 miles|
|Optieye Care||1.6 miles|
|Vision Express Ltd||1.6 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 M8 0QN
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 6 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||24.9Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||40Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||6Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||10Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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