Area Information for Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT

Broom Close in Horsford is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Horsford and Felthorpe ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Broadland. This page combines information for the address Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of NR10 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 NR10 3FT.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority Broadland
Ward Horsford and Felthorpe
Constituency Broadland
Region Eastern
Country England


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 Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT:

Moore Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FW
Larwood Way, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FX
Memorial Road, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FP
Harvey Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FR
Aldridge Way, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FS
Olive Crescent, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3EF

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about NR10 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT 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 8 property sales in Broom Close 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 Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 42
Semi-Detached 78
Terraced 2
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 122
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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 41
Owned with Mortgage 56
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 21
Rent Free 1
Total 120

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 20
Two People 44
Three People 26
Four People 18
Five People 8
Six People 4
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 120

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 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 33
C2 - Skilled manual workers 32
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 21
Total 95

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 Broadland constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 52% male.

Gender
Male 167
Female 155
Total 322

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 18
5-7 7
8-9 10
10-14 22
15 5
16-17 11
18-19 13
20-24 22
25-29 12
30-44 53
45-59 86
60-64 28
65-74 15
75-84 17
85-89 1
90+ 2
Total 322

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode NR10 3FT 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 83
Married 129
Divorced 25
Separated 7
Widowed 16
Same Sex 0
Total 260

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 148
Good 123
Fair 38
Bad 10
Very Bad 3
Total 322

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) 44
Apprenticeship 16
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 39
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 43
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 48
No GCSEs or Equivalent 59
Other 11
Total 260

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich) 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 317
Other Asian 5
Total 322

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 311
Wales 2
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 1
Other 6
Total 322

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to NR10 3FT

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 245
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 75

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 199
No Religion 86
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 9
Not Stated 27
Total 322

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Horsford and Felthorpe 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 94
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 48
Self Employed 26
Unemployed 6
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 17
Retired 26
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 12
Other 3
Total 240

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 3
Manufacturing 16
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 3
Construction 15
RetailInc. Wholesale 38
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 7
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 9
Public Administration and Defence 7
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 29
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 172

Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT is within the Hellesdon and Horsford policing neighbourhood, under the Norfolk Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Broom Close
Neighbourhood Team Address Hellesdon and Horsford
Force Website: https://www.norfolk.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 Horsford. 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 NR10 3FT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 11 closest railway stations to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest railway station is Norwich, approximately 6.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Norwich 6.2 miles
Salhouse 6.7 miles
Hoveton & Wroxham 7 miles
Worstead 8.4 miles
Brundall Gardens 9.5 miles
North Walsham 9.7 miles
Brundall 11 miles
Wymondham 12 miles
Gunton 12 miles
Lingwood 13 miles
Buckenham 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Horsford CofE VA Primary School, approximately 450 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Horsford CofE VA Primary School 450 yards
    
Drayton Community Infant School 1.8 miles
    
St Faiths CofE Primary School 2 miles
    
Drayton CofE Junior School 2.1 miles
    
Hainford VC Primary School 2.4 miles
    
Ghost Hill Infant and Nursery School 2.4 miles
    
Hevingham Primary School 2.6 miles
    
Nightingale Infant & Nursery School 2.6 miles
    
Arden Grove Infant and Nursery School 2.6 miles
    
Taverham VC CE Junior School 2.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Taverham High School, approximately 2.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Taverham High School 2.7 miles
    
Hellesdon High School 3.3 miles
    
Ormiston Victory Academy 4.2 miles
    
Sewell Park Academy 4.8 miles
    
Sprowston Community Academy 5.2 miles
    
City Academy Norwich 5.5 miles
    
Jane Austen College 5.6 miles
    
The Open Academy 5.6 miles
    
Aylsham High School 6.2 miles
    
Notre Dame High School, Norwich 6.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Horsford Medical Centre, approximately 740 yards 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 Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Conrad Costa and Audrey Costa, approximately 2 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 9 closest hospitals to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Peddars Centre, Hellesdon Hospital, approximately 3.4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Broom Close, Horsford, Norwich, NR10 3FT. The nearest is Coe, Costa & Moore, approximately 3.3 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 NR10 3FT

The maximum speed reported in this postcode is over 20Mbps, a fast connection. At this speed gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing can generally be done without noticeable slowdown. A small number of devices will be able to share the connection simultaneously, although some slowdown may occur during evenings.

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 6.1Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 23.8Mbps
Average Upload Speed 0.8Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 1.9Mbps
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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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