Area Information for Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||26|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Portland Street, Newport, Wales contains a higher than average level of social housing - 50% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||14|
|Rented: From Council||29|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||42|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||46|
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||3|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||28|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||29|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||63|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around NP20 2DP however is predominantly male (57%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
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 NP20 2DP 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.
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||26|
|2+ A Levels||30|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||39|
Welsh Language Embed This
The area around NP20 2DP has a lower than average concentration of Welsh speakers - 11% of the resident population. Across Wales, 18.6% of the population spoke Welsh at the time of the last census.
|Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing||8|
|No Welsh Skills||298|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Portland Street, Newport, Wales 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 52% 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
At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 72.7% of the resident population of Wales were born in Wales. The other groups were 20.8% English, 0.79% Scottish, 0.27% Northern Irish, 0.39% from the Republic of Ireland, 1.8% from other European Union countries, and 3.25% from outside of Europe.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||3|
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 NP20 2DP
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||16|
|Middle East or Asia||20|
|North America or Caribbean||2|
|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
This address within the Pillgwenlly ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 18% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
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)||40|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||43|
|Looking After Home or Family||19|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||21|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||7|
|Accommodation and Food||19|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||6|
|HealthInc. Social Work||15|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||7|
Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP is within the Pill policing neighbourhood, under the Gwent Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Portland Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
1-3 Cardiff Road
Below are the details of the closest services to NP20 2DP. 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 NP20 2DP.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP. The nearest railway station is Newport (S Wales), approximately 1 mile away.
|Newport (S Wales)||1 mile|
|Pye Corner||2.4 miles|
|Risca & Pontymister||4.9 miles|
|Pontypool & New Inn||8.4 miles|
|Lisvane & Thornhill||8.9 miles|
|Severn Tunnel Junction||9 miles|
|Heath High Level||9.4 miles|
|Heath Low Level||9.4 miles|
|Ty Glas||9.8 miles|
|Cardiff Queen Street||11 miles|
|Energlyn & Churchill Park||11 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP. The nearest is St Michael's R.C. Primary School, approximately 660 yards away.
|St Michael's R.C. Primary School||660 yards|
|St Woolos Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Andrew's Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Patrick's R.C. Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Eveswell Primary School||1 mile|
|St Joseph's R.C. Primary School||1.1 miles|
|St Mary's R.C. Primary School||1.1 miles|
|Clytha Primary School||1.1 miles|
|Lliswerry Primary School||1.3 miles|
|Somerton Primary School||1.3 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP. The nearest is Lliswerry High School, approximately 1.5 miles away.
|Lliswerry High School||1.5 miles|
|St Joseph's R.C.High School||2.1 miles|
|Llanwern High School||2.3 miles|
|Newport High School||2.3 miles|
|Caerleon Comprehensive School||2.6 miles|
|Risca Community Comprehensive School||4.1 miles|
|Cwmbran High School||5.6 miles|
|St Illtyds R.C. High School||6.9 miles|
|Corpus Christi Catholic High School||8.1 miles|
|St Teilo's C.I.W. High School||8.2 miles|
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP. The nearest is Dr A P Mcgarrigle & Partners, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dr A P Mcgarrigle & Partners||730 yards|
|Bellevue Group Practice||760 yards|
|St Paul's Clinic||0.5 miles|
|Dr J Staniforth & Partners||0.6 miles|
|Dr C W Phillips & Partner||1 mile|
|Bryngwyn Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Park Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Beechwood Surgery||1.3 miles|
|The Richmond Clinic||1.4 miles|
|Lliswerry Medical Centre||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Portland Street, Newport, Wales, NP20 2DP. The nearest is Gwent Specialist Substance Misuse Service - South, approximately half a mile away.
|Gwent Specialist Substance Misuse Service - South||half a mile|
|Private Practice [Royal Gwent Hospital]||0.5 miles|
|Royal Gwent Hospital||0.5 miles|
|St Woolos Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Longfield Medical Consulting Rooms||0.9 miles|
|Newport Orthodontic Centre||1 mile|
|Newport Community Learning Disability Team||1.1 miles|
|Aneurin Bevan Sexual And Reproductive Health||2.6 miles|
|St Cadoc's Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Ty Bryn Adolescent Unit||2.6 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 NP20 2DP
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.
|Average Download Speed||54.6Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||150Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||10.9Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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