Area Information for Rochdale, OL16 5DE
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in December 1981. 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 Rochdale, OL16 5DE:
|Church Road, Rochdale, OL16 5AP|
|St. Johns Drive, Rochdale, OL16 5AG|
|Clyde Court, Rochdale, OL16 5EE|
|St. Johns Court, Rochdale, OL16 5TF|
|Vavasour Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5ED|
|Stamford Street, Rochdale, OL16 5DS|
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 Rochdale, OL16 5DE 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.
Using this Information Commercially
There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
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The area containing Rochdale 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.
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The area containing Rochdale contains a higher than average level of social housing - 87% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||2|
|Rented: From Council||6|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||83|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||5|
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|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||7|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||11|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||11|
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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 48% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around OL16 5DE has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 30% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
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The postcode OL16 5DE 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.
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OL16 5DE and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 43% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||16|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||9|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||12|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||39|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||72|
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As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 71% white.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||8|
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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to OL16 5DE
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||17|
|Middle East or Asia||8|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||18|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||19|
|Looking After Home or Family||18|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||29|
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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|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||3|
|Accommodation and Food||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||6|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||2|
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near OL16 5DE|
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Below are the details of the closest services to OL16 5DE. 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 5DE.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest railway station is Rochdale, approximately half a mile away.
|Rochdale||half a mile|
|Smithy Bridge||1.8 miles|
|Castleton (Manchester)||2.1 miles|
|Mills Hill (Manchester)||4.5 miles|
|Mossley (Manchester)||7.9 miles|
|Marsden (Yorks)||8.7 miles|
|Clifton (Manchester)||9.4 miles|
|Manchester Victoria||9.6 miles|
|Guide Bridge||9.6 miles|
|Manchester Piccadilly||11 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School Rochdale, approximately 570 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School Rochdale||570 yards||
|St Peter's Church of England Primary School||770 yards||
|Deeplish Primary Academy||860 yards||
|Lowerplace Primary School||0.6 miles||
|St John's Roman Catholic Primary School, Rochdale||0.6 miles||
|Belfield Community School||0.6 miles||
|Broadfield Community Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Heybrook Primary School||0.8 miles||
|St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Balderstone||0.9 miles||
|Moorhouse Academy||1 mile|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is Kingsway Park High School, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Kingsway Park High School||0.6 miles||
|Rochdale Islamic Academy||1.1 miles|
|Rochdale Islamic Academy||1.1 miles|
|Falinge Park High School||1.4 miles||
|St Cuthbert's RC High School||1.5 miles||
|Hollingworth Academy||1.6 miles||
|Oulder Hill Community School and Language College||1.9 miles||
|Matthew Moss High School||2.1 miles||
|Wardle Academy||2.1 miles||
|The Crompton House Church of England Academy||2.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is The Kingsway Practice, approximately 470 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Kingsway Practice||470 yards|
|Winter Pressures||470 yards|
|Wellfield Health Centre||790 yards|
|Dr George Bhima||half a mile|
|Dr Hamid's Practice||half a mile|
|Dr M B Ghafoor And Dr S A Abbasi||half a mile|
|The Dale Medical Practice||half a mile|
|Yorkshire Street Surgery||0.7 miles|
|The Croft Shifa Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Dr Sonal Sharma||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is Kings Dental Centre, approximately 670 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Kings Dental Centre||670 yards|
|One Dental||670 yards|
|Deeplish Dental Practice||half a mile|
|Drake Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Rochdale||0.6 miles|
|Crescent Orthodontics & Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Croft Shifa Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|KLM Orthodontics||0.7 miles|
|Mr M D Shepherd & Mr M Brown||0.7 miles|
|Mrs D E Sloane||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is Rochdale Infirmary, approximately 1.1 miles away.
|Rochdale Infirmary||1.1 miles|
|BMI The Highfield Hospital||1.1 miles|
|Highfield Hospital||1.1 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital (Floyd Unit)||2.1 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital Mental Health Services||2.1 miles|
|Birch Hill Hospital||2.1 miles|
|Royal Oldham Hospital||4.2 miles|
|The Christie At Oldham||4.2 miles|
|Royal Oldham Hospital Mental Health Services||4.3 miles|
|Child & Family Service||4.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Rochdale, OL16 5DE. The nearest is The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd, approximately half a mile away.
|The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd||half a mile|
|Clinic 4 Eyes||half a mile|
|Crescent Optical Ltd||0.6 miles|
|Clinic 4 Eyes||0.6 miles|
|Eye Care Optical||0.6 miles|
|Focus Opticians||0.6 miles|
|S J Holt||0.7 miles|
|Eye Care Optical||0.7 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Paul Cheetham Eyecare||0.8 miles|