Area Information for Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH

Queensway in Bletchley is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Bletchley East ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Milton Keynes South. This page combines information for the address Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of MK2 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 MK2 2EH.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Milton Keynes
Ward Bletchley East
Constituency Milton Keynes South
Region South East
Country England


About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH 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 15 property sales in Queensway 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 Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 10
Semi-Detached 25
Terraced 86
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 2
Residence in Commercial Building 2
Total 126
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 31
Owned with Mortgage 51
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 21
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 12
Rented: Other 4
Rent Free 2
Total 122

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 41
Two People 37
Three People 21
Four People 10
Five People 7
Six People 6
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 122

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 17
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 30
C2 - Skilled manual workers 14
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 34
Total 95

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 Milton Keynes South constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.

Gender
Male 153
Female 136
Total 289

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 18
5-7 10
8-9 7
10-14 20
15 6
16-17 10
18-19 10
20-24 15
25-29 15
30-44 60
45-59 66
60-64 18
65-74 22
75-84 7
85-89 2
90+ 3
Total 289

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode MK2 2EH 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 81
Married 99
Divorced 25
Separated 9
Widowed 14
Same Sex 0
Total 228

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 131
Good 105
Fair 39
Bad 11
Very Bad 3
Total 289

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) 41
Apprenticeship 11
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 31
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 45
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 46
Other 18
Total 228

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 80% 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 230
Mixed Ethnicity 2
Indian 12
Bangladeshi 19
Chinese 5
Other Asian 11
Black African 7
Black Caribbean 2
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Total 289

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 227
Wales 2
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 4
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 15
Other 36
Total 289

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 MK2 2EH

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 225
Republic of Ireland 3
Europe (including European Union) 19
African Countries 5
Middle East or Asia 6
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 33

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 161
No Religion 69
Buddhist 0
Hindu 3
Jewish 0
Muslim 26
Sikh 7
Other Religion 3
Not Stated 20
Total 289

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 98
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 32
Self Employed 22
Unemployed 6
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 17
Retired 21
Looking After Home or Family 9
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 11
Other 0
Total 216

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
Mining/Quarrying 1
Manufacturing 13
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 37
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 13
Accommodation and Food 7
Information and Communication 7
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 26
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 157

Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH is within the Central Bletchley / Fenny Stratford policing neighbourhood, under the Thames Valley 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 Queensway
Neighbourhood Team Address Central Bletchley / Fenny Stratford
302 North Row
Witan Gate East
Milton Keynes
MK9 2DS
Website: https://www.thamesvalley.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 Bletchley. 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 MK2 2EH.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 16 closest railway stations to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest railway station is Fenny Stratford, approximately 590 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Fenny Stratford 590 yards
Bletchley 0.6 miles
Bow Brickhill 1.3 miles
Woburn Sands 3.3 miles
Milton Keynes Central 3.4 miles
Aspley Guise 4.2 miles
Ridgmont 5.8 miles
Leighton Buzzard 5.9 miles
Wolverton 5.9 miles
Lidlington 7.6 miles
Millbrook (Bedfordshire) 9 miles
Flitwick 9.7 miles
Cheddington 9.9 miles
Harlington (Bedfordshire) 10 miles
Stewartby 10 miles
Kempston Hardwick 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is Knowles Primary School, approximately 200 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Knowles Primary School 200 yards
    
The Premier Academy 0.6 miles
    
Bishop Parker Catholic School 0.7 miles
    
Drayton Park School 1 mile
    
Holne Chase Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Abbeys Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Water Hall Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Rickley Park Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Charles Warren Academy 1.4 miles
    
Barleyhurst Park Primary 1.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is Sir Herbert Leon Academy, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Sir Herbert Leon Academy 1.1 miles
    
Lord Grey Academy 1.2 miles
    
Walton High 2.2 miles
    
St Paul's Catholic School 2.4 miles
    
The Milton Keynes Academy 2.5 miles
    
Shenley Brook End School 2.9 miles
    
Denbigh School 3.5 miles
    
The Hazeley Academy 4.1 miles
    
Stantonbury International 4.9 miles
    
Ousedale School 5.8 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is The Red House Surgery, approximately < 50 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 Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is Milton Keynes Dental Clinic, approximately < 50 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 Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is Cuh At Milton Keynes Hospital, approximately 2.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Cuh At Milton Keynes Hospital 2.1 miles
Milton Keynes General Hospital 2.1 miles
Milton Keynes Hospital 2.1 miles
BMI The Saxon Clinic 2.2 miles
Blakelands Hospital 5.5 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2EH. The nearest is The Contact Lens Clinic, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
The Contact Lens Clinic < 50 yards
T J Lodge 480 yards
Specsavers Opticians 670 yards
D W Roberts Optometrists 700 yards
Boots-Bletchley 850 yards
Asda Opticians 0.9 miles
Boots-Milton Keynes - Winchester Circle 3.1 miles
Clearsight Opticians 3.1 miles
Tesco Opticians 3.2 miles
Costco Wholesale UK Ltd 3.3 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 MK2 2EH

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 12 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 39Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 74.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 7.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 18.2Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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