Area Information for St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS 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 2 property sales in St Peters Plain 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 Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth 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||12|
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.
|Owned with Mortgage||7|
|Rented: From Council||29|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||24|
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||10|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||6|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||32|
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 Great Yarmouth constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around NR30 2LS has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 47% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.
This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of NR30 2LS the number widowed residents is high - 24% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.
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.
However, this area of the Nelson ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (59%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
St Peters Plain and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 53% 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)||14|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||6|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||16|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||12|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||92|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 94% 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||0|
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 NR30 2LS
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||31|
|Middle East or Asia||3|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|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 Nelson ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 37% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||11|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||6|
|Looking After Home or Family||4|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||13|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||5|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||1|
St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS is within the South Yarmouth policing neighbourhood, under the Norfolk Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near St Peters Plain|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to NR30 2LS. 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 NR30 2LS.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 14 closest railway stations to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest railway station is Great Yarmouth, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Great Yarmouth||0.6 miles|
|Berney Arms||4.3 miles|
|Reedham (Norfolk)||7.7 miles|
|Oulton Broad North||8.8 miles|
|Oulton Broad South||9.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is St George's Primary & Nursery School, Great Yarmouth, approximately 400 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St George's Primary & Nursery School, Great Yarmouth||400 yards|
|St Nicholas Priory CofE VA Primary School||750 yards|
|Southtown Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Edward Worlledge Ormiston Academy||0.6 miles|
|Great Yarmouth Primary Academy||0.7 miles|
|Cobholm Primary Academy||0.7 miles|
|Northgate Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Wroughton Infant Academy||1.5 miles|
|Wroughton Junior Academy||1.5 miles|
|St Mary and St Peter Catholic Primary School||1.6 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 6 closest secondary schools to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is Great Yarmouth Charter Academy, approximately 1 mile away.
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is The Park Surgery, approximately 180 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Park Surgery||180 yards|
|The Lighthouse Medical Centre (a branch of East Norfolk Medical Practice)||320 yards|
|Nelson Medical Centre||half a mile|
|Newtown Surgery (a branch of East Norfolk Medical Practice)||1 mile|
|The Beaches Medical Centre||1.9 miles|
|Millwood Surgery||1.9 miles|
|Gorleston Medical Centre||2.1 miles|
|Falkland Surgery||2.5 miles|
|Caister Health Centre (a branch of East Norfolk Medical Prac||3 miles|
|North Caister Medical Centre||3.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is Crown Road Dental Care, approximately 210 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Crown Road Dental Care||210 yards|
|John G Plummer & Associates||350 yards|
|Bupa Dental Care, Gorleston||1.7 miles|
|John G Plummer & Associates||2 miles|
|Great Yarmouth and Waveney CDS||2 miles|
|mydentist, Lowestoft Road, Gorleston-on-Sea||2.2 miles|
|John G Plummer & Associates||2.3 miles|
|John G Plummer & Associates||3 miles|
|Hopton Dental Surgery||4.5 miles|
|Ormesby Dental Care||5.2 miles|
Listed here are the 4 closest hospitals to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is Northgate Hospital, Gt Yarmouth, approximately 0.9 miles away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to St Peters Plain, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2LS. The nearest is Specs Express Ltd, approximately 190 yards away.
|Specs Express Ltd||190 yards|
|Specs Express Ltd||340 yards|
|Boots-Great Yarmouth||350 yards|
|Coleman Opticians||370 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||560 yards|
|Tesco Opticians||half a mile|
|The Spectacle Centre||0.5 miles|
|Asda Opticians||0.8 miles|
|The Spectacle Centre||1.8 miles|
|T W A Schoenherr of Gorleston||1.9 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 NR30 2LS
The maximum speed reported in this postcode is 10-20Mbps, a reasonably fast connection. At this speed video calling, watching video and internet browsing are usually possible. Users may see occasional issues when streaming high definition videos, playing multiplayer online games, or using multiple internet connected devices at the same time.
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 2 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||17.4Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||18Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||1.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||1.3Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||NoData changes frequently, check major suppliers for changes.|
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