Area Information for The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB 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 The Pentagon, Chatham 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||36|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing The Pentagon, Chatham contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 57% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||14|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||22|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||62|
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||12|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||47|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||19|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||33|
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 Rochester and Strood constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 55% male.
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of ME4 4BB there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 53% 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.
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)||70|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||34|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||34|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||33|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||20|
Ethnic Group Embed This
The Pentagon, Chatham 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 64% 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 (The Pentagon, Chatham), 61% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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 ME4 4BB
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||23|
|Middle East or Asia||31|
|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 River ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 29% 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)||17|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||62|
|Looking After Home or Family||7|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||6|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||6|
|Accommodation and Food||17|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||5|
|HealthInc. Social Work||18|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||3|
The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB is within the Medway - River policing neighbourhood, under the Kent Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2021, 305 crimes were reported within half a mile of ME4 4BB.
|Crime:||Click here to view 305 crimes committed near The Pentagon|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Medway - River
Below are the details of the closest services to ME4 4BB. 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 ME4 4BB.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest railway station is Chatham, approximately 500 yards away.
|Gillingham (Kent)||1.1 miles|
|Strood (Kent)||1.5 miles|
|Rainham (Kent)||3.8 miles|
|New Hythe||5.7 miles|
|Sole Street||6.4 miles|
|Maidstone East||7.3 miles|
|Maidstone Barracks||7.3 miles|
|East Malling||7.7 miles|
|Maidstone West||7.8 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is Brompton-Westbrook Primary School, approximately 660 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Brompton-Westbrook Primary School||660 yards||
|New Road Primary School||660 yards||
|St Michael's RC Primary School||690 yards||
|St John's Church of England Infant School||740 yards||
|All Saints Church of England Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Phoenix Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Greenvale Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Balfour Junior School||0.8 miles||
|St Margaret's at Troy Town CofE Voluntary Controlled Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Oasis Academy Skinner Street||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School||0.5 miles||
|Fort Pitt Grammar School||0.6 miles||
|Brompton Academy||0.6 miles||
|Rochester Independent College||0.8 miles|
|The Victory Academy||1 mile||
|Chatham Grammar||1.1 miles||
|Holcombe Grammar School||1.2 miles||
|The Rochester Grammar School||1.3 miles||
|Waterfront UTC||1.4 miles||
|Sir Joseph Williamson's Mathematical School||1.5 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is Pentagon, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Pentagon||< 50 yards|
|The Pentagon Surgery||< 50 yards|
|The Halfway Surgery||340 yards|
|Bryant Street Medical Practice||510 yards|
|The Kings Family Practice||half a mile|
|Brompton Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|The Glebe Family Practice||0.8 miles|
|Castle Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Balmoral Gardens Green Suite||0.9 miles|
|Balmoral Gardens||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is Ashley S Lupin & Associates, approximately 280 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Ashley S Lupin & Associates||280 yards|
|Chatham Dental Surgery||320 yards|
|Gibraltar House||360 yards|
|Premier Dental Care||390 yards|
|Luton Arches Dental||740 yards|
|A Louie & Associates||810 yards|
|Thorndike Dental Practice||810 yards|
|New Road Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|City Way Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|St Mark Crown Court Clinic||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is Gstt @ Medway Maritime Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Gstt @ Medway Maritime Hospital||0.7 miles|
|Medway Hospital||0.7 miles|
|Medway Maritime Hospital||0.7 miles|
|Medway Maritime Hospital||0.7 miles|
|QVH at Medway Maritime Hospital||0.7 miles|
|Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Gillingham||2.2 miles|
|Spire Alexandra Hospital||3.8 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Maidstone||6.8 miles|
|KIMS Hospital||6.8 miles|
|Gravesend And North Kent Hospital||8.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to The Pentagon, Chatham, ME4 4BB. The nearest is Boots-Chatham - Wilmot Sq, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Boots-Chatham - Wilmot Sq||< 50 yards|
|Specsavers (Chatham)||80 yards|
|Vision Express (Chatham)||80 yards|
|Specsavers (Gillingham)||1 mile|
|Specsavvy Opticians Ltd||1.3 miles|
|T. J. Woolley||1.5 miles|
|Niall O'Kane Optometrists||1.5 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.5 miles|
|Asda Stores Limited||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.