Area Information for Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ

Lyefield Walk in Rochdale is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Kingsway ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Rochdale. This page combines information for the address Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ, 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Rochdale
Ward Kingsway
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 Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ:

Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SR
Moss Street, Rochdale, OL16 5NL
Ouldfield Close, Rochdale, OL16 5SS
Morningside Close, Rochdale, OL16 5SP
Leach Street, Rochdale, OL16 5NH
Moss Street, Rochdale, OL16 5NG

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 Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ 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

There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 3
Semi-Detached 10
Terraced 54
Flat (Purpose-Built) 61
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 130
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Lyefield Walk, Rochdale contains a higher than average level of social housing - 59% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 16
Owned with Mortgage 16
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 59
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 15
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 16
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 125

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 45
Two People 35
Three People 15
Four People 8
Five People 14
Six People 7
Seven People 0
8+ People 1
Total 125

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 4
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 18
C2 - Skilled manual workers 21
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 74
Total 117

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around OL16 5SZ however is predominantly male (60%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).

Gender
Male 197
Female 133
Total 330

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 29
5-7 15
8-9 7
10-14 21
15 9
16-17 13
18-19 9
20-24 23
25-29 34
30-44 88
45-59 44
60-64 13
65-74 19
75-84 4
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 330

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode OL16 5SZ 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 89
Married 98
Divorced 27
Separated 13
Widowed 20
Same Sex 2
Total 249

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 145
Good 90
Fair 54
Bad 33
Very Bad 8
Total 330

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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) 31
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 8
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 38
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 46
No GCSEs or Equivalent 96
Other 28
Total 249

Ethnic Group Embed This

Lyefield Walk, 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 31% 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 103
Mixed Ethnicity 4
Indian 4
Pakistani 143
Bangladeshi 12
Other Asian 40
Black African 17
Other Black/African/Caribbean 4
Other 3
Total 330

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Lyefield Walk, Rochdale), 61% 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
England 201
Wales 0
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 5
Other 122
Total 330

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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 5SZ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 249
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 7
African Countries 3
Middle East or Asia 29
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 50

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 70
No Religion 43
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 195
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 21
Total 330

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 42
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 29
Self Employed 14
Unemployed 31
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 25
Retired 19
Looking After Home or Family 26
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 31
Other 26
Total 243

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 20
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 3
RetailInc. Wholesale 20
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 12
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 1
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 4
HealthInc. Social Work 9
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 87

Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ is within the Kingsway 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 Lyefield Walk
Neighbourhood Team Address Kingsway
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 OL16 5SZ. 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 5SZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest railway station is Rochdale, approximately 740 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rochdale 740 yards
Smithy Bridge 1.9 miles
Castleton (Manchester) 2 miles
Littleborough 3 miles
Mills Hill (Manchester) 4.4 miles
Walsden 6.1 miles
Moston 6.2 miles
Greenfield 7.3 miles
Todmorden 7.3 miles
Mossley (Manchester) 7.9 miles
Ashton-under-Lyne 8.6 miles
Marsden (Yorks) 8.7 miles
Clifton (Manchester) 9.3 miles
Stalybridge 9.4 miles
Manchester Victoria 9.5 miles
Guide Bridge 9.5 miles
Fairfield 9.7 miles
Ashburys 9.9 miles
Gorton 9.9 miles
Manchester Piccadilly 10 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest is Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School Rochdale, approximately 650 yards away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. 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 1.2 miles  
Falinge Park High School 1.4 miles
    
St Cuthbert's RC High School 1.5 miles
    
Hollingworth Academy 1.7 miles
    
Oulder Hill Community School and Language College 1.8 miles
    
Matthew Moss High School 2 miles
    
Wardle Academy 2.2 miles
    
The Crompton House Church of England Academy 2.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest is The Kingsway Practice, approximately 590 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 Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest is Kings Dental Centre, approximately 620 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 Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest is BMI The Highfield Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Lyefield Walk, Rochdale, OL16 5SZ. The nearest is The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd, approximately 770 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
The Clinic 4 Eyes Ltd 770 yards
Clinic 4 Eyes 770 yards
Crescent Optical Ltd half a mile
Eye Care Optical 0.5 miles
Focus Opticians 0.5 miles
S J Holt 0.6 miles
Clinic 4 Eyes 0.7 miles
Specsavers Opticians 0.7 miles
Eye Care Optical 0.8 miles
Paul Cheetham Eyecare 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.


 

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Broadband in OL16 5SZ

This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. 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 5 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 88.5Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 107Mbps
Average Upload Speed 15.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) 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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