Area Information for Brook Road, London, N8 7AA
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Brook Road, London, N8 7AA 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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We have found 18 property sales in Brook Road 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 Brook Road, London 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Brook Road, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 71% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||14|
|Rented: From Council||80|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||17|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||12|
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||27|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||8|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||51|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Hornsey ward however contains significantly more women than average (58%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.
Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.
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
The postcode N8 7AA 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.
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.
However, this area of the Hornsey ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (69%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
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)||59|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||13|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||23|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||20|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||61|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Brook Road, London 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 56% 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 (Brook Road, London), only 47% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.
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||12|
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 N8 7AA
|Republic of Ireland||17|
|Europe (including European Union)||23|
|Middle East or Asia||2|
|North America or Caribbean||6|
|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
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)||23|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||20|
|Looking After Home or Family||19|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||24|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||2|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||12|
|Public Administration and Defence||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||14|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Brook Road, London, N8 7AA is within the Hornsey policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In July 2019, 179 crimes were reported within half a mile of N8 7AA.
|Crime:||Click here to view 179 crimes committed near Brook Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to N8 7AA. 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 N8 7AA.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest railway station is Hornsey, approximately 830 yards away.
|Alexandra Palace||0.6 miles|
|Bowes Park||1.2 miles|
|Crouch Hill||1.3 miles|
|Harringay Green Lanes||1.3 miles|
|Upper Holloway||1.8 miles|
|Finsbury Park||1.9 miles|
|New Southgate||1.9 miles|
|Seven Sisters||2.1 miles|
|Palmers Green||2.1 miles|
|Stamford Hill||2.2 miles|
|South Tottenham||2.2 miles|
|Bruce Grove||2.3 miles|
|White Hart Lane||2.4 miles|
|Drayton Park||2.6 miles|
|Gospel Oak||2.7 miles|
|Tottenham Hale||2.7 miles|
|Stoke Newington||2.7 miles|
|Kentish Town||2.8 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest Tube station is Wood Green, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Wood Green Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Turnpike Lane Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Bounds Green Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Crouch Hill Overground Station||1.3 miles|
|Highgate Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Harringay Green Lanes Overground Station||1.3 miles|
|Manor House Tube Station||1.7 miles|
|Archway Tube Station||1.7 miles|
|Upper Holloway Overground Station||1.8 miles|
|Finsbury Park Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|East Finchley Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Arnos Grove Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Seven Sisters Overground Station||2.1 miles|
|Seven Sisters Tube Station||2.2 miles|
|Stamford Hill Overground Station||2.2 miles|
|Arsenal Tube Station||2.2 miles|
|South Tottenham Overground Station||2.2 miles|
|Bruce Grove Overground Station||2.3 miles|
|Tufnell Park Tube Station||2.4 miles|
|White Hart Lane Overground Station||2.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is Campsbourne Infant School, approximately 140 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Campsbourne Infant School||140 yards|
|Campsbourne Junior School||140 yards|
|St Mary's CofE Primary School||650 yards|
|Rokesly Infant & Nursery School||780 yards|
|Rokesly Junior School||780 yards|
|Alexandra Primary School||half a mile|
|St Paul's RC Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Weston Park Primary School||0.7 miles|
|North Harringay Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Michael's CofE Primary School||0.8 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is Greig City Academy, approximately 400 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Greig City Academy||400 yards||
|Heartlands High School||0.6 miles||
|Hornsey School for Girls||0.6 miles||
|Highgate Wood Secondary School||0.7 miles||
|Greek Secondary School of London||0.9 miles|
|Alexandra Park School||1.1 miles||
|St Thomas More Catholic School||1.2 miles||
|Fortismere School||1.3 miles||
|Woodside High School||1.3 miles||
|Park View School||1.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is Hornsey Park Surgery, approximately 0.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Hornsey Park Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Queenswood Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|Federated4health Ltd (APMS)||0.6 miles|
|The Vale Practice||0.6 miles|
|The Crouch Hall Road Surgery||0.7 miles|
|The Staunton Group Practice||0.8 miles|
|Dr Telesilla Gueret Wardle||0.8 miles|
|Havergal Surgery||0.9 miles|
|The Muswell Hill Practice||0.9 miles|
|Dr. M. S. Dave & Dr. G. Mangaleswaradevi||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is Smiles 4 U, approximately 790 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Smiles 4 U||790 yards|
|Denchic||half a mile|
|Oparvar Mr N||0.5 miles|
|PATEL HA MR||0.5 miles|
|Park Road Dental Clinic||0.5 miles|
|Elias Mr K||0.5 miles|
|Angle House Orthodontics||0.5 miles|
|Middle Lane Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Crouch Hall Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|Weston Park Dental Surgeons||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is Hornsey Central Neighbourhood Health Centre, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Hornsey Central Neighbourhood Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|St Lukes Woodside Hospital||1.2 miles|
|St. Ann's Hospital||1.4 miles|
|Highgate Private Hospital||1.7 miles|
|The Whittington Hospital||1.7 miles|
|Finchley Memorial Hospital||2.6 miles|
|North Middlesex University Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Olive Eden Hospital||2.7 miles|
|Priory Hospital North London||2.8 miles|
|Royal Free Hospital||3.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Brook Road, London, N8 7AA. The nearest is K. J. Davies, approximately 320 yards away.
|K. J. Davies||320 yards|
|C H Lim Ophthalmic Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Boots Opticians Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Vision Express Wood Green||0.7 miles|
|Optique 20:20||0.7 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.7 miles|
|David Clulow Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Boots-Wood Green - High Rd||0.7 miles|
|Specsavers Optcians||0.7 miles|
|A View Opticians||0.8 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 N8 7AA
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 34 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||30.7Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||72.4Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||7.1Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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