Area Information for Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH 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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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
The area containing Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne 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||2|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne contains a higher than average level of social housing - 52% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||23|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||63|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||18|
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||4|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||20|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||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 Ashton-under-Lyne constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around OL7 9AH has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 36% 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 OL7 9AH 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
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||38|
|2+ A Levels||20|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||38|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne 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 29% 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 (Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne), 65% 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 OL7 9AH
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||30|
|Middle East or Asia||30|
|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)||40|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||27|
|Looking After Home or Family||39|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||31|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||11|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||15|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||2|
Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH is within the Ashton Waterloo policing neighbourhood, under the Greater Manchester Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Oldham Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to OL7 9AH. 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 OL7 9AH.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest railway station is Ashton-under-Lyne, approximately 380 yards away.
|Guide Bridge||1.3 miles|
|Hyde North||2 miles|
|Flowery Field||2.2 miles|
|Newton for Hyde||2.8 miles|
|Hyde Central||2.8 miles|
|Mossley (Manchester)||2.9 miles|
|Reddish North||3.8 miles|
|Ryder Brow||3.9 miles|
|Belle Vue||3.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Canon Johnson CofE Primary School, approximately 240 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Canon Johnson CofE Primary School||240 yards|
|Holy Trinity CofE Primary School||420 yards|
|St James CofE Primary School, Ashton-under-Lyne||790 yards|
|Waterloo Primary School||0.6 miles|
|The Heys Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Hurst Knoll St James' Church of England Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Our Lady of Mount Carmel RC Primary School, Ashton-under-Lyne||0.6 miles|
|Canon Burrows CofE Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Parochial CofE Primary and Nursery School, Ashton-under-Lyne||0.7 miles|
|Ashton West End Primary Academy||0.7 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Great Academy Ashton, approximately 1.1 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Great Academy Ashton||1.1 miles||
|Laurus Ryecroft||1.4 miles|
|West Hill School||1.4 miles||
|St Damian's RC Science College||1.5 miles||
|All Saints Catholic College||1.7 miles||
|Audenshaw School||1.9 miles||
|Rayner Stephens High School||1.9 miles||
|The Hathershaw College||2.2 miles||
|Co-op Academy Failsworth||2.2 miles||
|Hyde Community College||2.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Ashton Gp Service, approximately 770 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Ashton Gp Service||770 yards|
|HT Practice||770 yards|
|Ashton Medical Group||810 yards|
|Tame Valley Medical Centre||810 yards|
|Albion Medical Practice||840 yards|
|Dr Samir Sadik||half a mile|
|West End Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Stamford House||0.9 miles|
|Gordon Street Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|King Street Medical Centre||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Dr Hafiz's Dental Surgery, approximately 380 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dr Hafiz's Dental Surgery||380 yards|
|SimplyOne Dental||520 yards|
|Northern Orthodontics||770 yards|
|Penny Meadow Dental Practice||790 yards|
|Links Associates||810 yards|
|Wallace Thomas Hobson Emmett||810 yards|
|Allan Dental Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Dukinfield Dental Care||1 mile|
|Mydentist, King Street, Dukinfield||1.1 miles|
|Concord Way Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Tameside & Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust, approximately 1.1 miles away.
|Tameside & Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust||1.1 miles|
|All Saints Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Royal Oldham Hospital||4.3 miles|
|Park Lodge||5.1 miles|
|North Manchester General Hospital||5.6 miles|
|Manchester Royal Eye Hospital||5.7 miles|
|Manchester Royal Infirmary||5.7 miles|
|Royal Manchester Children's Hospital||5.7 miles|
|St Mary's Hospital||5.7 miles|
|University Dental Hospital||5.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Oldham Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 9AH. The nearest is Vision Express, approximately 490 yards away.
|Vision Express||490 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||540 yards|
|Boots-Ashton Under Lyne||560 yards|
|John H. Blease||670 yards|
|Muldoon & Tonge Opticians||710 yards|
|Visioncare at Home North West Ltd (Domicilliary Only)||840 yards|
|Vikesh Measuria||0.5 miles|
|Asda Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Roberts Opticians||1 mile|
|Domiciliary only Primary Ophthalmic Services||1.6 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.