Area Information for Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ
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|George Close, Lowestoft, NR32 3LT|
|Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LP|
|Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LL|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ 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 one property sale in Bridge Road 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 Bridge Road, Lowestoft consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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||6|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Bridge Road, Lowestoft contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 39% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||56|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||56|
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||19|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||27|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||39|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||29|
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 Waveney constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.
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 number of residents who are separated in NR32 3LJ is high - 5% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 2.7%.
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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||47|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||32|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||47|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||45|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||64|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Bridge Road, Lowestoft) 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.
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||1|
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 NR32 3LJ
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||2|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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 Oulton Broad ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 18% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||41|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||7|
|Looking After Home or Family||11|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||7|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||13|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||6|
|Public Administration and Defence||6|
|HealthInc. Social Work||23|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||9|
Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ is within the Lowestoft policing neighbourhood, under the Suffolk Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Bridge Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to NR32 3LJ. 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 NR32 3LJ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 11 closest railway stations to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest railway station is Oulton Broad North, approximately 60 yards away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is Dell Primary School, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Dell Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Oulton Broad Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Woods Loke Primary School||0.8 miles||
|The Limes Primary Academy||0.8 miles|
|Elm Tree Primary School||1.1 miles||
|Roman Hill Primary School||1.1 miles||
|Phoenix St Peter Academy||1.2 miles||
|Red Oak Primary School||1.2 miles||
|Westwood Primary School||1.2 miles||
|Northfield St Nicholas Primary Academy||1.4 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 8 closest secondary schools to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is East Point Academy, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|East Point Academy||0.9 miles||
|Benjamin Britten Academy of Music and Mathematics||1.5 miles||
|Ormiston Denes Academy||1.6 miles||
|Pakefield High School||2 miles||
|Cliff Park Ormiston Academy||5.8 miles||
|Ormiston Venture Academy||6.2 miles||
|Set Beccles School||6.3 miles||
|Sir John Leman High School||6.9 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is Bridge Road Surgery, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bridge Road Surgery||< 50 yards|
|Victoria Road Surgery||half a mile|
|Crestview Medical Centre||1.3 miles|
|Kirkley Mill Health Centre||1.4 miles|
|Andaman Surgery||1.5 miles|
|Rosedale Surgery||1.5 miles|
|Alexandra & Crestview Surgeries||1.6 miles|
|High Street Surgery||1.7 miles|
|Longshore Surgeries||4 miles|
|The Beaches Medical Centre - Hopton Branch||4.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is John G Plummer & Associates, approximately 1.2 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|John G Plummer & Associates||1.2 miles|
|Avenue Dental Clinic||1.5 miles|
|Regent Road Orthodontic Practice||1.6 miles|
|The Dental Design Studio||1.6 miles|
|Williams Dental Clinic||1.6 miles|
|John G Plummer & Associates||1.8 miles|
|Hopton Dental Surgery||4.3 miles|
|The Dental Design Studio||6.3 miles|
|Station Road Dental Surgery||6.4 miles|
|The Dental Surgery||6.5 miles|
Listed here are the 7 closest hospitals to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is Airey Close, Lowestoft, approximately 1.3 miles away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bridge Road, Lowestoft, NR32 3LJ. The nearest is Clear Vision Opticians Ltd, approximately 1.5 miles away.
|Clear Vision Opticians Ltd||1.5 miles|
|A S Pennington Opticians||1.5 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.6 miles|
|Lowestoft Vision Express Ltd||1.6 miles|
|D Kneale Opticians||6.5 miles|
|Martin Storey Opticians||6.5 miles|
|Observatory Opticians||6.5 miles|
|P G Sergeant Opticians||6.5 miles|
|Beccles Specsavers Ltd||6.5 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.