Area Information for Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN

Ruthven Road in Kingussie is in Scotland. The postcode is within the Badenoch and Strathspey ward/electoral division, which is in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey. The Scottish Parliament constituency is Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch. This page combines information for the address Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of PH21 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 Very Remote Rural
Local Authority Highland
Ward Badenoch and Strathspey
UK Parliamentary Constituency Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Scottish Parliament Constituency Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch
Country Scotland


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 Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN:

Gynack Street, Kingussie, PH21 1EL
Spey Street, Kingussie, PH21 1EH
Ruthven Road, Kingussie, PH21 1EW
Spey Street, Kingussie, PH21 1HL
Newtonmore Road, Kingussie, PH21 1HF
High Street, Kingussie, PH21 1HR

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about PH21 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN 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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Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland 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 31
Semi-Detached 15
Terraced 1
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 1
Residence in Commercial Building 2
Total 53
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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 23
Owned with Mortgage 13
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 3
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2
Rent Free 1
Total 47

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 17
Two People 12
Three People 7
Four People 9
Five People 2
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 47

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 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 6
C2 - Skilled manual workers 8
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 4
Total 27

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 Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey UK Parliamentary Constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.

Gender
Male 64
Female 56
Total 120

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 1
5-7 1
8-9 4
10-14 7
15 2
16-17 4
18-19 1
20-24 6
25-29 6
30-44 9
45-59 34
60-64 13
65-74 17
75-84 9
85-89 3
90+ 3
Total 120

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode PH21 1EN 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 32
Married 56
Divorced 3
Separated 2
Widowed 12
Same Sex 0
Total 105

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 62
Good 37
Fair 15
Bad 6
Very Bad 0
Total 120

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across Scotland 26.8% of residents had no qualification, 23.1% had Standard Grade, 14.3% had Highers, 9.7% had HNC/HND, and 26.1% had a degree (or similar).

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.

Due to the way in which census data was collected in Scotland, former SCE Higher Grade, Highers, and Advanced Highers are grouped together as "Highers" in the data below.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 37
HNC, HND, SVQ level 4 or Equivalent 7
Scottish Highers, AS- or A-Level or Equivalent 13
Standard Grade, GCSE or Equivalent 27
No GCSEs or Equivalent 21
Total 105

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland) 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 99% 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 119
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Total 120

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.3% of the resident population of Scotland were born in Scotland. The other groups were 8.7% English, 0.3% Welsh, 0.7% Northern Irish, 0.4% from the Republic of Ireland, 2.6% from other European Union countries, and 4% from outside of Europe.

Country of Birth
England 22
Wales 1
Scotland 82
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 10
Other 3
Total 120

Religion Embed This Back to Top

Scotland is primarily a Christian country, with 15.9% of residents Catholic, 37.9% other Christians, and 2.5% other religions. Approximately 36.7% of residents state that they have no religion or are Atheist, while 7% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Catholic 7
Other Christian 67
No Religion 39
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 6
Total 120

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Badenoch and Strathspey ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 22% 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 38
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 12
Self Employed 10
Unemployed 0
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 5
Retired 20
Looking After Home or Family 2
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 0
Total 90

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 1
Mining/Quarrying 1
Manufacturing 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 4
RetailInc. Wholesale 9
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1
Accommodation and Food 19
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 1
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 6
HealthInc. Social Work 3
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 62
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Below are the details of the closest services to PH21 1EN. 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 PH21 1EN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 4 closest railway stations to Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN. The nearest railway station is Kingussie, approximately 140 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kingussie 140 yards
Newtonmore 2.8 miles
Aviemore 12 miles
Dalwhinnie 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 3 closest primary schools to Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN. The nearest is Kingussie Primary School, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kingussie Primary School < 50 yards
Newtonmore Primary School 2.6 miles
Alvie Primary School 6.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 1 closest secondary schools to Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN. The nearest is Kingussie High School, approximately 250 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kingussie High School 250 yards

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 1 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN. The nearest is Kingussie Medical Practice, approximately 300 yards away. Please consult the facility to check if they are currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kingussie Medical Practice 300 yards

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 1 closest hospitals to Ruthven Road, Kingussie, Scotland, PH21 1EN. The nearest is St Vincent's Hospital, approximately 570 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
St Vincent's Hospital 570 yards

* 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 PH21 1EN

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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 42.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 80Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9.2Mbps
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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