Area Information for Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW

Primrose Avenue in Bellshill is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Bellshill ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Uddingston and Bellshill. This page combines information for the address Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of ML4 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Large Urban Area
Local Authority North Lanarkshire
Ward Bellshill
UK Parliamentary Constituency Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Scottish Parliament Constituency Uddingston and Bellshill
Country Scotland


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW:

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Limegrove Street, Bellshill, ML4 1JP
Shirrel Avenue, Bellshill, ML4 1JR
Hilltop Avenue, Bellshill, ML4 1EZ
Baird Place, Bellshill, ML4 1HA
Oakdene Avenue, Bellshill, ML4 1JU

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about ML4 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW 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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Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland 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.

Housing Types
Detached 1
Semi-Detached 5
Terraced 14
Flat (Purpose-Built) 23
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 43
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland contains a higher than average level of social housing - 38% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 9
Owned with Mortgage 13
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 14
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1
Rent Free 0
Total 37

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 16
Two People 12
Three People 6
Four People 2
Five People 0
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 37

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 2
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 6
C2 - Skilled manual workers 7
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 10
Total 25

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 Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 35
Female 37
Total 72

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 6
5-7 3
8-9 3
10-14 2
15 0
16-17 0
18-19 3
20-24 5
25-29 3
30-44 8
45-59 23
60-64 1
65-74 3
75-84 10
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 72

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode ML4 1JW 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 21
Married 18
Divorced 8
Separated 3
Widowed 8
Same Sex 0
Total 58

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 32
Good 20
Fair 12
Bad 4
Very Bad 4
Total 72

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Primrose Avenue and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 48% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall in to this category.

The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 6
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 4
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 7
1-4 GCSEs 13
No GCSEs 28
Total 58

Ethnic Group Embed This

Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland can be considered less ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being exclusively 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 72
Total 72

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.3% of the resident population of Scotland were born in Scotland. The other groups were 8.7% English, 0.3% Welsh, 0.7% Northern Irish, 0.4% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.6% from other European Union countries, and 4% from outside of Europe.

Country of Birth
England 0
Wales 0
Scotland 70
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
Other 1
Total 72

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Scotland is primarily a Christian country, with 15.9% of residents Catholic, 37.9% other Christians, and 2.5% other religions. Approximately 36.7% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 7% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 21
Other Christian 20
No Religion 24
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 7
Total 72

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Bellshill ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 20% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.

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 18
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 9
Self Employed 4
Unemployed 2
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 3
Retired 2
Looking After Home or Family 2
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 0
Total 46

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 1
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 2
RetailInc. Wholesale 4
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 2
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Administration 2
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 6
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 33
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Below are the details of the closest services to ML4 1JW. 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 ML4 1JW.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest railway station is Bellshill, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bellshill 0.7 miles
Whifflet 1.9 miles
Kirkwood 2.1 miles
Holytown 2.2 miles
Uddingston 2.4 miles
Coatbridge Central 2.5 miles
Bargeddie 2.6 miles
Motherwell 2.7 miles
Coatdyke 2.7 miles
Coatbridge Sunnyside 2.8 miles
Blairhill 2.8 miles
Carfin 3 miles
Airdrie 3 miles
Blantyre 3.2 miles
Airbles 3.3 miles
Hamilton West 3.5 miles
Baillieston 3.7 miles
Hamilton Central 3.7 miles
Easterhouse 3.9 miles
Drumgelloch 4.1 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest is Noble Primary School, approximately 110 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest is Bellshill Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest is John Street Surgery, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
John Street Surgery 0.7 miles
Bruce Medical Centre 0.8 miles
Mossend Surgery 0.8 miles
Old Mill Surgery 1.2 miles
Viewpark Health Centre 1.3 miles
Centenary Surgery 1.9 miles
Lincluden Medical Centre 1.9 miles
Drs Rao/Raman 2 miles
Fullwood Medical Practice 2 miles
Blairgrove Surgery 2.3 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest is Coathill Hospital, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Coathill Hospital 1.5 miles
Coathill House 1.5 miles
Kirklands Hospital 1.9 miles
University Hospital Monklands 2.9 miles
Strathclyde Hospital 3.1 miles
Beckford Lodge 3.2 miles
Airbles Road Centre 3.4 miles
Udston Hospital 3.9 miles
Wester Moffat Hospital 4.3 miles
Cleland Hospital 4.9 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 7 closest opticians to Primrose Avenue, Bellshill, Scotland, ML4 1JW. The nearest is COMMUNITY EYECARE UK LTD T/A VISION CALL, approximately 5.3 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 ML4 1JW

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 5 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 72.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 7.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 74%
Virgin Media 72%
Sky Digital 70%
EE/Orange Broadband 69%
BT Broadband 66%
TalkTalk 63%
 

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