Area Information for Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for OL12 6PW.
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in April 2003. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
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 Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW:
|Ashworth Street, Rochdale, OL12 6ST|
|Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PJ|
|Peel Street, Rochdale, OL12 6PS|
|Ashworth Street, Rochdale, OL12 6TA|
|Mitchell Street, Rochdale, OL12 6SH|
|Beswicke Street, Rochdale, OL12 6PT|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about OL12 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW 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 Spotland 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 Spotland Road, Rochdale 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||1|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Spotland Road, Rochdale contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 23% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||31|
|Rented: From Council||12|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||9|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||26|
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||5|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||19|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||58|
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 Rochdale constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around OL12 6PW has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 32% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode OL12 6PW 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.
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
Spotland Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 41% 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)||53|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||32|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||36|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||45|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||134|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Spotland Road, Rochdale can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 18% 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
In this area (Spotland Road, Rochdale), 58% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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 OL12 6PW
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||4|
|Middle East or Asia||36|
|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
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)||46|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||44|
|Looking After Home or Family||48|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||19|
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.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||19|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||6|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||3|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||17|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||7|
Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW is within the Spotland and Falinge policing neighbourhood, under the Greater Manchester Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2021, 3 crimes were reported within 1 mile of OL12 6PW.
|Crime:||Click here to view 3 crimes committed near Spotland Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Spotland and Falinge
Below are the details of the closest services to OL12 6PW. 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 OL12 6PW.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest railway station is Rochdale, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Castleton (Manchester)||2 miles|
|Smithy Bridge||2.4 miles|
|Mills Hill (Manchester)||4.8 miles|
|Mossley (Manchester)||8.9 miles|
|Clifton (Manchester)||9.1 miles|
|Manchester Victoria||9.7 miles|
|Marsden (Yorks)||9.8 miles|
|Bromley Cross (Lancs)||9.9 miles|
|Kearsley (Manchester)||11 miles|
|Swinton (Manchester)||11 miles|
|Salford Central||11 miles|
|Manchester Piccadilly||11 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Spotland Primary School, approximately 260 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Spotland Primary School||260 yards||
|Broadfield Community Primary School||840 yards||
|Meanwood Community Nursery and Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Greenbank Primary School||0.7 miles||
|St Patrick's Roman Catholic Primary School||0.8 miles||
|St John's Roman Catholic Primary School, Rochdale||0.8 miles||
|All Saints Church of England Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Heybrook Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Shawclough Community Primary School||1 mile||
|Brimrod Community Primary School||1 mile||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Falinge Park High School, approximately 640 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Falinge Park High School||640 yards||
|Rochdale Islamic Academy||0.7 miles|
|Rochdale Islamic Academy||0.7 miles|
|Oulder Hill Community School and Language College||0.8 miles||
|Matthew Moss High School||1.5 miles||
|Kingsway Park High School||1.6 miles||
|Wardle Academy||2.2 miles||
|St Cuthbert's RC High School||2.4 miles||
|Whitworth Community High School||2.7 miles||
|Hollingworth Academy||2.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Ashworth Street Surgery, approximately 140 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Ashworth Street Surgery||140 yards|
|The Dawes Family Practice||160 yards|
|7 Day Access Rochdale Infirmary Hub||750 yards|
|Yorkshire Street Surgery||0.6 miles|
|The Dale Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Dr George Bhima||0.8 miles|
|Dr Hamid's Practice||0.8 miles|
|Dr M B Ghafoor And Dr S A Abbasi||0.8 miles|
|Edenfield Road Surgery||0.9 miles|
|HEALEY SURGERY||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Mr M D Shepherd & Mr M Brown, approximately 0.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Mr M D Shepherd & Mr M Brown||0.6 miles|
|Drake Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Rochdale||0.7 miles|
|Crescent Orthodontics & Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Deeplish Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Kings Dental Centre||0.8 miles|
|One Dental||0.8 miles|
|Edenfield Cosmetic & Dental Care||0.9 miles|
|518 Dental||1 mile|
|Roch Valley Dental||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Rochdale Infirmary, approximately 750 yards away.
|Rochdale Infirmary||750 yards|
|BMI The Highfield Hospital||0.9 miles|
|Highfield Hospital||0.9 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital (Floyd Unit)||2.3 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital Mental Health Services||2.3 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital||2.3 miles|
|Child & Family Service||3.9 miles|
|Fairfield General Hospital||3.9 miles|
|Fairfield General Hospital Mental Health Services||3.9 miles|
|Fairfield Hospital||3.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Spotland Road, Rochdale, OL12 6PW. The nearest is Asda Opticians, approximately 520 yards away.
|Asda Opticians||520 yards|
|Boots-Rochdale - Royal Exchange Shopping Cntr||660 yards|
|Vision Express||660 yards|
|Paul Cheetham Eyecare||690 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||770 yards|
|Eye Care Optical||0.7 miles|
|Crescent Optical Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Clinic 4 Eyes||0.8 miles|
|The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd||0.8 miles|
|Eye Care Optical||0.8 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.