Area Information for Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR

Kercroft in Two Mile Ash is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Bradwell ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Milton Keynes South. This page combines information for the address Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of MK8 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 MK8 8AR.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Milton Keynes
Ward Bradwell
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 Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR 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 44 property sales in Kercroft 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 34
Terraced 39
Flat (Purpose-Built) 60
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 146
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 68% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 14
Owned with Mortgage 29
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 90
Rented: Other 7
Rent Free 1
Total 143

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 82
Two People 33
Three People 16
Four People 11
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 143

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 25
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 51
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 39
Total 137

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 131
Female 114
Total 245

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 27
5-7 7
8-9 3
10-14 4
15 1
16-17 2
18-19 13
20-24 17
25-29 36
30-44 78
45-59 40
60-64 9
65-74 1
75-84 6
85-89 1
90+ 0
Total 245

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The number of residents who are separated in MK8 8AR is high - 6% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 2.7%.

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 101
Married 60
Divorced 25
Separated 15
Widowed 2
Same Sex 0
Total 203

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 103
Good 104
Fair 30
Bad 7
Very Bad 1
Total 245

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) 57
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 34
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 30
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 26
No GCSEs or Equivalent 28
Other 18
Total 203

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 71% 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 174
Mixed Ethnicity 10
Indian 27
Pakistani 13
Chinese 6
Other Asian 2
Black African 11
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 245

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes), 63% 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 155
Wales 0
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 25
Other 58
Total 245

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 MK8 8AR

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 151
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 26
African Countries 12
Middle East or Asia 22
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 116
No Religion 81
Buddhist 0
Hindu 27
Jewish 1
Muslim 14
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 5
Total 245

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Bradwell ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 59% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 115
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 23
Self Employed 13
Unemployed 8
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 19
Retired 3
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 4
Total 196

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 17
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 5
RetailInc. Wholesale 39
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 16
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 13
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 10
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 10
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 11
HealthInc. Social Work 9
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 161

Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR is within the Stony Stratford / Wolverton 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 Kercroft
Neighbourhood Team Address Stony Stratford / Wolverton
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 Two Mile Ash. 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 MK8 8AR.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 12 closest railway stations to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest railway station is Milton Keynes Central, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Milton Keynes Central 1.4 miles
Wolverton 1.7 miles
Bletchley 4.3 miles
Fenny Stratford 4.7 miles
Bow Brickhill 5.3 miles
Woburn Sands 6.6 miles
Aspley Guise 7.4 miles
Ridgmont 9 miles
Leighton Buzzard 11 miles
Lidlington 11 miles
Millbrook (Beds) 12 miles
Stewartby 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is Two Mile Ash School, approximately 430 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Two Mile Ash School 430 yards
    
Ashbrook School 460 yards
    
Holmwood School 800 yards
    
Loughton Manor First School 0.9 miles
    
Whitehouse Primary School 1 mile
    
Bradwell Village School 1 mile
    
Priory Common School 1.1 miles
    
Greenleys Junior School 1.1 miles
    
Greenleys First School 1.1 miles
    
Heelands School 1.1 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is Denbigh School, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Denbigh School 1.3 miles
    
The Radcliffe School 1.5 miles
    
The Hazeley Academy 1.6 miles
    
Stantonbury International 1.9 miles
    
St Paul's Catholic School 2.4 miles
    
The Milton Keynes Academy 2.4 miles
    
Shenley Brook End School 2.5 miles
    
Elizabeth Woodville School 3.4 miles
    
Lord Grey Academy 3.7 miles
    
Ousedale School 3.9 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is Hilltops Medical Centre, approximately 840 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 Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is Abacus Dental Care, approximately 1.1 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 4 closest hospitals to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is BMI The Saxon Clinic, approximately 2.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
BMI The Saxon Clinic 2.9 miles
Milton Keynes Hospital 3.1 miles
Blakelands Hospital 3.4 miles
Buckingham Community Hospital 8.2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Kercroft, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes, MK8 8AR. The nearest is D W Roberts Optometrists, approximately 1.4 miles away.

* 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 MK8 8AR

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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 13 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 32.5Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.1Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast 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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