Area Information for Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET

Oakenclough Road in Bacup is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Irwell ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Rossendale and Darwen. This page combines information for the address Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of OL13 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 OL13 9ET.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Rossendale
Ward Irwell
Constituency Rossendale and Darwen
Region North West
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 Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET:

Hazel Grove, Bacup, OL13 9XT
Oaken Close, Bacup, OL13 9HB
Arthur Street, Bacup, OL13 9EU
Warcock Lane, Bacup, OL13 9ES
Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9DJ
Nuttall Street, Bacup, OL13 9EX

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about OL13 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET 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 42 property sales in Oakenclough 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 Oakenclough Road, Bacup consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 90
Semi-Detached 15
Terraced 30
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 2
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 138
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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 58
Owned with Mortgage 57
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 4
Rent Free 2
Total 134

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 33
Two People 56
Three People 17
Four People 20
Five People 6
Six People 1
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 134

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 23
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 30
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 21
Total 106

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 Rossendale and Darwen constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.

Gender
Male 148
Female 171
Total 319

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 15
5-7 10
8-9 5
10-14 14
15 5
16-17 9
18-19 7
20-24 27
25-29 17
30-44 43
45-59 79
60-64 43
65-74 36
75-84 9
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 319

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode OL13 9ET 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 77
Married 144
Divorced 31
Separated 5
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 270

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 152
Good 117
Fair 39
Bad 9
Very Bad 2
Total 319

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) 78
Apprenticeship 13
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 37
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 50
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 50
No GCSEs or Equivalent 32
Other 10
Total 270

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Oakenclough Road, Bacup) 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 313
Indian 1
Pakistani 3
Chinese 1
Other 1
Total 319

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 304
Wales 3
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 2
Other 5
Total 319

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 OL13 9ET

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 278
Republic of Ireland 3
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 1
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 36

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 212
No Religion 83
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 3
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 18
Total 319

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Irwell ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 20% 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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 103
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 38
Self Employed 25
Unemployed 10
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 15
Retired 53
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 7
Other 2
Total 261

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
Mining/Quarrying 3
Manufacturing 24
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 22
RetailInc. Wholesale 35
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 8
Administration 3
Public Administration and Defence 6
Education 9
HealthInc. Social Work 26
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 168

Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET is within the Irwell policing neighbourhood, under the Lancashire 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 Oakenclough Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Irwell
8-10 Broadway
Accrington
Force Website: http://lancashire.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 OL13 9ET. 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 OL13 9ET.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest railway station is Walsden, approximately 3.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Walsden 3.4 miles
Todmorden 3.6 miles
Littleborough 5.8 miles
Smithy Bridge 5.9 miles
Burnley Manchester Road 6 miles
Burnley Central 6.5 miles
Burnley Barracks 6.6 miles
Rochdale 6.7 miles
Rose Grove 6.8 miles
Hapton 7.5 miles
Hebden Bridge 7.6 miles
Castleton (Manchester) 7.9 miles
Huncoat 8 miles
Accrington 8.2 miles
Brierfield 8.5 miles
Mytholmroyd 8.6 miles
Church & Oswaldtwistle 8.9 miles
Nelson 9 miles
Entwistle 9.9 miles
Colne 11 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School, a Voluntary Academy, approximately 550 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is The Valley Leadership Academy, approximately 2.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
The Valley Leadership Academy 2.3 miles
    
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School 2.6 miles
    
Todmorden High School 3.3 miles
    
Whitworth Community High School 3.3 miles
    
Alder Grange School 3.9 miles
    
All Saints' Roman Catholic High School, a Voluntary Academy 4.9 miles
    
Wardle Academy 5 miles
    
Unity College 5.5 miles
    
Haslingden High School and Sixth Form 5.6 miles
    
Rochdale Islamic Academy 5.6 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is Irwell Medical Practice, approximately 0.6 miles 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 Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is Bacup Primary Health Care Dentist, approximately 0.6 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 7 closest hospitals to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is Birch Hill Hospital (Floyd Unit), approximately 5.3 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Oakenclough Road, Bacup, OL13 9ET. The nearest is Crowther Optometrists, approximately 0.6 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 OL13 9ET

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.

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 32 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 27.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 54.8Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 11.2Mbps
Superfast Broadband Available Yes

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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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