Area Information for Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU

Beechfield Road in Milnrow is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Milnrow and Newhey ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Rochdale. This page combines information for the address Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of OL16 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 OL16 4EU.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Rochdale
Ward Milnrow and Newhey
Constituency Rochdale
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 Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU:

Claremont Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EZ
Bowland Grove, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EX
Woodlands Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EY
Egremont Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4ES
Grange Avenue, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4ET
Woodlands Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4HA

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about OL16 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU 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 50 property sales in Beechfield 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 Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 7
Semi-Detached 130
Terraced 7
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 144
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 82
Owned with Mortgage 47
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 0
Total 140

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 40
Two People 66
Three People 18
Four People 12
Five People 4
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 140

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 11
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 21
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 10
Total 74

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 46% male.

Gender
Male 134
Female 160
Total 294

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 11
5-7 2
8-9 3
10-14 14
15 2
16-17 9
18-19 2
20-24 10
25-29 8
30-44 40
45-59 63
60-64 34
65-74 46
75-84 42
85-89 6
90+ 2
Total 294

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode OL16 4EU 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 43
Married 162
Divorced 22
Separated 4
Widowed 31
Same Sex 0
Total 262

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 Milnrow and Newhey ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (67%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 108
Good 88
Fair 70
Bad 26
Very Bad 2
Total 294

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) 53
Apprenticeship 16
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 34
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 39
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 33
No GCSEs or Equivalent 73
Other 14
Total 262

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale) 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.

Ethnic Group
White 284
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 2
Other Asian 1
Black Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 294

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 287
Wales 1
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 1
Other 4
Total 294

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 OL16 4EU

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 258
Republic of Ireland 0
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) 0
None 34

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 234
No Religion 38
Buddhist 1
Hindu 2
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 17
Total 294

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Milnrow and Newhey ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 31% 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 72
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 23
Self Employed 15
Unemployed 11
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 12
Retired 66
Looking After Home or Family 4
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 3
Total 212

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
Manufacturing 11
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 22
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 10
Accommodation and Food 1
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 4
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 9
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 4
Total 112

Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU is within the Milnrow and Newhey policing neighbourhood, under the Greater Manchester Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Beechfield Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Milnrow and Newhey
The Esplanade
Rochdale
OL16 1AG
Force Website: http://www.gmp.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 Milnrow. 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 OL16 4EU.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest railway station is Rochdale, approximately 1.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rochdale 1.6 miles
Smithy Bridge 2 miles
Castleton (Manchester) 2.7 miles
Littleborough 2.8 miles
Mills Hill (Manchester) 4.4 miles
Moston 6.1 miles
Greenfield 6.1 miles
Walsden 6.3 miles
Mossley (Manchester) 6.9 miles
Marsden (Yorks) 7.6 miles
Todmorden 7.6 miles
Ashton-under-Lyne 7.9 miles
Stalybridge 8.6 miles
Guide Bridge 9 miles
Fairfield 9.3 miles
Gorton 9.6 miles
Manchester Victoria 9.6 miles
Slaithwaite 9.7 miles
Ashburys 9.8 miles
Hyde North 9.8 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is Milnrow Parish Church of England Primary School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is Hollingworth Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Hollingworth Academy 0.6 miles
    
Kingsway Park High School 1 mile
    
St Cuthbert's RC High School 1.4 miles
    
The Crompton House Church of England Academy 1.6 miles
    
Rochdale Islamic Academy 2.2 miles  
Rochdale Islamic Academy 2.2 miles  
E-Act Royton and Crompton Academy 2.6 miles
    
Falinge Park High School 2.6 miles
    
Wardle Academy 2.6 miles
    
Matthew Moss High School 3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is Stonefield Street Surgery, approximately 620 yards 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 Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is Mrs D E Sloane, approximately 750 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is BMI The Highfield Hospital, approximately 2.1 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Beechfield Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL16 4EU. The nearest is Yates & Suddell, approximately 730 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Yates & Suddell 730 yards
S J Holt 1.3 miles
Clinic 4 Eyes 1.6 miles
Clinic 4 Eyes 1.7 miles
The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd 1.7 miles
Crescent Optical Ltd 1.7 miles
Eye Care Optical 1.7 miles
Focus Opticians 1.7 miles
Eye Care Optical 1.9 miles
Specsavers Opticians 2 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 OL16 4EU

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 40 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.

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Average Download Speed 45.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 71.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 11.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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