Area Information for Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA

This postcode in Rhymney is in Wales. The postcode is within the Moriah ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney. This page combines information for the address Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of NP22 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 Small Town or Fringe Area
Local Authority Caerphilly
Ward Moriah
UK Parliamentary Constituency Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Country Wales


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 Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA:

Hill Street, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5JP
Tan Y Bryn, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5LE
Tan Y Bryn, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5LF
Benjamin Court, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5JA
Hill Street, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5JR
Nursery Crescent, Rhymney, Tredegar, NP22 5JT

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about NP22 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA 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

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.

Housing Types
Detached 7
Semi-Detached 48
Terraced 26
Flat (Purpose-Built) 46
Flat (Converted) 1
Total 128
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales contains a higher than average level of social housing - 56% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 22
Owned with Mortgage 23
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 42
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 28
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 6
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 2
Total 125

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 56
Two People 36
Three People 15
Four People 13
Five People 4
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 1
Total 125

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 3
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 13
C2 - Skilled manual workers 23
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 55
Total 94

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 Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 133
Female 137
Total 270

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 23
5-7 10
8-9 8
10-14 11
15 3
16-17 6
18-19 8
20-24 17
25-29 15
30-44 56
45-59 47
60-64 10
65-74 23
75-84 15
85-89 8
90+ 10
Total 270

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode NP22 5HA 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 86
Married 68
Divorced 24
Separated 4
Widowed 33
Same Sex 0
Total 215

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 Moriah ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (65%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 94
Good 82
Fair 56
Bad 30
Very Bad 8
Total 270

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

NP22 5HA and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 45% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into 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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 22
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 23
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 21
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 40
No GCSEs or Equivalent 97
Other 2
Total 215

Welsh Language Embed This

The area around NP22 5HA 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.

Welsh Language
Speak Welsh 30
Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing 19
No Welsh Skills 221
Total 270

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales) 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 97% 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 263
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Chinese 1
Other Asian 1
Total 270

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
England 14
Wales 247
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
Other 8
Total 270

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 NP22 5HA

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 150
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 4
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 118

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 121
No Religion 126
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 5
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 18
Total 270

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 54
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 23
Self Employed 4
Unemployed 14
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 8
Retired 24
Looking After Home or Family 10
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 38
Other 7
Total 182

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 10
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 3
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 19
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 16
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 82

Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA is within the Moriah policing neighbourhood, under the Gwent Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2019, 7 crimes were reported within half a mile of NP22 5HA.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 7 crimes committed near NP22 5HA
Neighbourhood Team Address Moriah
Blackwood Road
Pontllanfraith
South Wales
NP12 2XA
Force Website: http://www.gwent.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 Rhymney. 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 NP22 5HA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA. The nearest railway station is Pontlottyn, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Pontlottyn 0.9 miles
Rhymney 1.2 miles
Tir-phil 2.4 miles
Ebbw Vale Parkway 2.9 miles
Ebbw Vale Town 3 miles
Brithdir 3.4 miles
Bargoed 4.5 miles
Troed-y-Rhiw 4.6 miles
Pentre-Bach 4.7 miles
Merthyr Tydfil 5 miles
Gilfach Fargoed 5.1 miles
Merthyr Vale 5.6 miles
Pengam 5.9 miles
Llanhilleth 6.6 miles
Quakers Yard 6.9 miles
Mountain Ash 7 miles
Penrhiwceiber 7.2 miles
Fernhill 7.4 miles
Cwmbach 7.4 miles
Hengoed 7.6 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA. The nearest is Bryn Awel Primary School, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA. The nearest is Tredegar Comprehensive School, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA. The nearest is Dr A D Evans & Partners, approximately 0.9 miles away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 9 closest hospitals to Rhymney, Tredegar, Wales, NP22 5HA. The nearest is North Caerphilly Cmht, approximately 0.9 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 NP22 5HA

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 1 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 21Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 21Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 6.6Mbps
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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