Area Information for Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for NR2 4SE.
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|Queen Street, Norwich, NR2 4SG|
|Queen Street, Norwich, NR2 4TL|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE 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 4 property sales in Bank Street 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 Bank Street, Norwich 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||29|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Bank Street, Norwich contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 49% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||32|
|Rented: From Council||14|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||91|
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||63|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||65|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||16|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||18|
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 NR2 4SE 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
In the immediate vicinity of NR2 4SE there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 50% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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
Bank Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 51% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to 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)||152|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||36|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||41|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||24|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||20|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 86% white.
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 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||2|
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 NR2 4SE
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||31|
|Middle East or Asia||18|
|North America or Caribbean||6|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||2|
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)||30|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||29|
|Looking After Home or Family||6|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||2|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||2|
|Accommodation and Food||25|
|Information and Communication||9|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||25|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||28|
|Public Administration and Defence||13|
|HealthInc. Social Work||24|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||11|
Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE is within the Norwich East policing neighbourhood, under the Norfolk Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In May 2020, 321 crimes were reported within half a mile of NR2 4SE.
|Crime:||Click here to view 321 crimes committed near Bank Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to NR2 4SE. 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 NR2 4SE.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 13 closest railway stations to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest railway station is Norwich, approximately 700 yards away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Charles Darwin Primary School, approximately 440 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Charles Darwin Primary School||440 yards||
|The Free School Norwich||760 yards||
|Bignold Primary School and Nursery||0.6 miles||
|Magdalen Gates Primary School||0.6 miles||
|George White Junior School||0.8 miles||
|Lionwood Junior School||0.8 miles||
|Lionwood Infant and Nursery School||0.9 miles||
|Mousehold Infant & Nursery School||0.9 miles||
|Angel Road Junior School||0.9 miles||
|Lakenham Primary School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Jane Austen College, approximately 530 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Jane Austen College||530 yards||
|Notre Dame High School, Norwich||850 yards||
|Norwich High School for Girls GDST||1.1 miles|
|The Hewett Academy, Norwich||1.2 miles||
|Sewell Park Academy||1.2 miles||
|The Open Academy||1.5 miles||
|City of Norwich School, An Ormiston Academy||1.5 miles||
|Sprowston Community Academy||1.9 miles||
|City Academy Norwich||2.1 miles||
|University Technical College Norfolk||2.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Gurney Surgery, approximately 520 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Gurney Surgery||520 yards|
|Oak Street Medical Practice||850 yards|
|Vulnerable Adults Service||860 yards|
|St. Stephens Gate Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|West Pottergate Medical Practice||0.7 miles|
|Lakenham Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Trinity & Bowthorpe Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Lionwood Medical Practice||0.9 miles|
|Magdalen Medical Practice||0.9 miles|
|Lawson Road Surgery||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Peacock & Shrestha Dental Practice, approximately 210 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Peacock & Shrestha Dental Practice||210 yards|
|Cathedral Street Dental Practice||330 yards|
|Orford Hill Dental Surgery||440 yards|
|Treetops Dental Practice||480 yards|
|Cotman House Dental Surgery||500 yards|
|Palace Plain Orthodontic Practice||500 yards|
|mydentist, Upper Goat Lane, Norwich||530 yards|
|All Saints Green Dental Practice||750 yards|
|mydentist, Barrack Street, Norwich||0.5 miles|
|Andrew Brown Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Julian Hospital, approximately 1.5 miles away.
|Julian Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Norwich Community Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Colman Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Peddars Centre, Hellesdon Hospital||2.9 miles|
|Wellbeing Norfolk & Waveney||2.9 miles|
|Spire Norwich Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Spire Private Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Gstt @ Norwich University Hospital||3.3 miles|
|Norfolk And Norwich Hospital||3.3 miles|
|Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital - Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust||3.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bank Street, Norwich, NR2 4SE. The nearest is Paxon & Thomas (Norwich) Ltd, approximately 200 yards away.
|Paxon & Thomas (Norwich) Ltd||200 yards|
|D R Grey (Norwich) Ltd||280 yards|
|Dipple & Conway (Norwich) Ltd||300 yards|
|Dipple & Conway Opticians||300 yards|
|Boots-Norwich - Castle St||330 yards|
|Castle Street Optometry||330 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||400 yards|
|Boots-Norwich - Castle Mall (in Boots UK)||430 yards|
|Vision Express||430 yards|
|Optical Express||440 yards|
* 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.