Area Information for St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ

St Thomas Road in Brafield on the Green is in the East Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Brafield and Yardley ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of South Northamptonshire. This page combines information for the address St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of NN7 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 NN7 1BZ.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority South Northamptonshire
Ward Brafield and Yardley
Constituency South Northamptonshire
Region East Midlands
Country England


About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ 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 4 property sales in St Thomas 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 St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 91
Semi-Detached 31
Terraced 21
Flat (Purpose-Built) 13
Flat (Converted) 0
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 157
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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 62
Owned with Mortgage 56
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 8
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 13
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 11
Rent Free 4
Total 154

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 39
Two People 73
Three People 18
Four People 20
Five People 4
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 154

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 32
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 40
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 15
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 South Northamptonshire constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 166
Female 173
Total 339

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 17
5-7 7
8-9 4
10-14 27
15 3
16-17 3
18-19 2
20-24 9
25-29 10
30-44 52
45-59 89
60-64 31
65-74 60
75-84 20
85-89 4
90+ 1
Total 339

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode NN7 1BZ 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 44
Married 199
Divorced 18
Separated 6
Widowed 14
Same Sex 0
Total 281

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 154
Good 133
Fair 38
Bad 12
Very Bad 2
Total 339

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) 102
Apprenticeship 9
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 35
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 36
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 38
No GCSEs or Equivalent 52
Other 9
Total 281

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton) 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 98% 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 331
Mixed Ethnicity 3
Indian 5
Total 339

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 315
Wales 4
Scotland 8
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 2
Other 7
Total 339

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 NN7 1BZ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 298
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 1
North America or Caribbean 7
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 38

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 248
No Religion 75
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 2
Muslim 0
Sikh 5
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 9
Total 339

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Brafield and Yardley ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 26% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 93
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 33
Self Employed 35
Unemployed 9
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 4
Retired 67
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 4
Total 256

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 2
Manufacturing 11
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Construction 16
RetailInc. Wholesale 26
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 15
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 13
Education 25
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 164

St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ is within the South Northants Towcester policing neighbourhood, under the Northamptonshire 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 St Thomas Road
Neighbourhood Team Address South Northants Towcester
Force Website: http://www.northants.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 Brafield on the Green. 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 NN7 1BZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 4 closest railway stations to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest railway station is Northampton, approximately 4.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Northampton 4.5 miles
Wellingborough 7.6 miles
Wolverton 12 miles
Kettering 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is Cogenhoe Primary School, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Cogenhoe Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Little Houghton Church of England Primary 0.9 miles
    
Denton Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Ecton Brook Primary School 2 miles
    
Standens Barn Primary School 2.1 miles
    
St Andrew's Ceva Primary School 2.1 miles
    
Bridgewater Primary School 2.6 miles
    
Abington Vale Primary School 2.6 miles
    
Hackleton CofE Primary School 2.7 miles
    
Weston Favell CofE Primary School 2.8 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is Northampton Academy, approximately 2.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Northampton Academy 2.6 miles
    
Northampton School for Boys 2.9 miles
    
Weston Favell Academy 3 miles
    
Northampton High School 3.8 miles  
Thomas Becket Catholic School 4 miles
    
Northampton School for Girls 4.1 miles
    
Malcolm Arnold Academy 4.3 miles
    
Abbeyfield School 4.4 miles
    
Kingsthorpe College 4.7 miles
    
Moulton School and Science College 4.9 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is Denton Village Surgery, approximately 1.4 miles 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 St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is Christchurch Dental Surgery, approximately 3 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 5 closest hospitals to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is BMI Three Shires Hospital, approximately 3.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
BMI Three Shires Hospital 3.2 miles
Northampton General Hospital (Acute) 3.6 miles
Berrywood Hospital 6.9 miles
Redcliffe Day Hospital 7 miles
Isebrook Hospital 7.1 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to St Thomas Road, Brafield on the Green, Northampton, NN7 1BZ. The nearest is Boots-Northampton - Weston Favell, approximately 2.6 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 NN7 1BZ

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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 6 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 49.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 11.5Mbps
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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