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

Queensway in Bletchley is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Bletchley Park ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Milton Keynes South. This page combines information for the address Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU, 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 2RU.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Milton Keynes
Ward Bletchley Park
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 2RU 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 11
Semi-Detached 54
Terraced 49
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4
Flat (Converted) 1
Residence in Commercial Building 25
Total 144
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 38% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 39
Owned with Mortgage 38
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 6
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 50
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 2
Total 138

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 37
Two People 45
Three People 24
Four People 16
Five People 8
Six People 5
Seven People 3
8+ People 0
Total 138

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 10
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 24
C2 - Skilled manual workers 27
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 42
Total 103

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 51% male.

Gender
Male 182
Female 172
Total 354

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 29
5-7 20
8-9 8
10-14 35
15 5
16-17 8
18-19 12
20-24 21
25-29 19
30-44 90
45-59 42
60-64 18
65-74 28
75-84 15
85-89 3
90+ 1
Total 354

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode MK2 2RU 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 94
Married 109
Divorced 29
Separated 6
Widowed 19
Same Sex 0
Total 257

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 155
Good 127
Fair 56
Bad 13
Very Bad 3
Total 354

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) 29
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 17
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 35
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 53
No GCSEs or Equivalent 84
Other 29
Total 257

Ethnic Group Embed This

Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes 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 67% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 237
Mixed Ethnicity 17
Indian 11
Pakistani 3
Bangladeshi 53
Other Asian 8
Black African 20
Black Caribbean 4
Other 1
Total 354

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes), 66% 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
England 233
Wales 2
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 59
Other 52
Total 354

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to MK2 2RU

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 202
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 66
African Countries 8
Middle East or Asia 6
North America or Caribbean 3
Central America 1
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 67

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 188
No Religion 84
Buddhist 3
Hindu 10
Jewish 0
Muslim 58
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 10
Total 354

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 80
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 40
Self Employed 17
Unemployed 12
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 19
Retired 34
Looking After Home or Family 14
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 14
Other 8
Total 238

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 10
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 32
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 12
Accommodation and Food 27
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 9
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 9
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 142

Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU 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. In May 2020, 61 crimes were reported within half a mile of MK2 2RU.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 61 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 2RU.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 16 closest railway stations to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU. The nearest railway station is Bletchley, approximately 410 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bletchley 410 yards
Fenny Stratford 0.7 miles
Bow Brickhill 1.6 miles
Milton Keynes Central 3.3 miles
Woburn Sands 3.7 miles
Aspley Guise 4.6 miles
Wolverton 5.8 miles
Leighton Buzzard 5.9 miles
Ridgmont 6.2 miles
Lidlington 8 miles
Millbrook (Bedfordshire) 9.4 miles
Cheddington 9.9 miles
Flitwick 11 miles
Harlington (Bedfordshire) 11 miles
Stewartby 11 miles
Kempston Hardwick 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU. The nearest is Knowles Primary School, approximately 480 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Knowles Primary School 480 yards
    
The Premier Academy 0.5 miles
    
Bishop Parker Catholic School 0.6 miles
    
Holne Chase Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Drayton Park School 0.8 miles
    
Rickley Park Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Abbeys Primary School 1 mile
    
Water Hall Primary School 1.1 miles
    
St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Barleyhurst Park Primary 1.2 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU. The nearest is Lord Grey Academy, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Lord Grey Academy 0.9 miles
    
Sir Herbert Leon Academy 1 mile
    
St Paul's Catholic School 2.4 miles
    
The Milton Keynes Academy 2.5 miles
    
Walton High 2.6 miles
    
Shenley Brook End School 2.7 miles
    
Denbigh School 3.3 miles
    
The Hazeley Academy 3.8 miles
    
Stantonbury International 4.9 miles
    
Vandyke Upper School 5.9 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU. The nearest is Bedford Street Surgery, approximately 210 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 2RU. The nearest is Queensway Dental Practice, approximately 90 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 2RU. The nearest is BMI The Saxon Clinic, approximately 2.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
BMI The Saxon Clinic 2.2 miles
Cuh At Milton Keynes Hospital 2.2 miles
Milton Keynes General Hospital 2.2 miles
Milton Keynes Hospital 2.2 miles
Blakelands Hospital 5.6 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2RU. The nearest is Specsavers Opticians, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Specsavers Opticians < 50 yards
D W Roberts Optometrists 70 yards
Boots-Bletchley 180 yards
The Contact Lens Clinic 670 yards
T J Lodge 0.6 miles
Asda Opticians 0.9 miles
Clearsight Opticians 2.8 miles
Hammond & Dummer Opticians 3.4 miles
Boots-Milton Keynes - Winchester Circle 3.4 miles
Tesco Opticians 3.5 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 2RU

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 9 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 53Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 13Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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