Area Information for Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG

Buddens Road in Wickham is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Southwick and Wickham ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Meon Valley. This page combines information for the address Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of PO17 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 PO17 5HG.

Basic Information

Area Type Small Town or Fringe Area
Local Authority Winchester
Ward Southwick and Wickham
Constituency Meon Valley
Region South East
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 Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG:

Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5LA
Elizabeth Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HJ
Upper House Court, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5LH
Roberts Close, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HH
Winchester Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5EX
Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HQ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about PO17 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG 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 12 property sales in Buddens 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 Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham 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 32
Semi-Detached 76
Terraced 22
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4
Flat (Converted) 4
Total 138
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 41% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 30
Owned with Mortgage 30
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 46
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 10
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 15
Rent Free 7
Total 138

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 56
Two People 50
Three People 19
Four People 10
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 138

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 21
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 17
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 16
Total 70

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 Meon Valley constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Gender
Male 129
Female 139
Total 268

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 12
5-7 9
8-9 4
10-14 8
15 1
16-17 5
18-19 2
20-24 7
25-29 7
30-44 48
45-59 50
60-64 17
65-74 35
75-84 43
85-89 12
90+ 8
Total 268

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

In the immediate vicinity of PO17 5HG the number widowed residents is high - 18% of the area's population. This may be indicative of an older population, and these areas often contain more women than men as a result.

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 48
Married 108
Divorced 26
Separated 3
Widowed 49
Same Sex 0
Total 234

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 Southwick and Wickham ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (69%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 81
Good 104
Fair 52
Bad 29
Very Bad 2
Total 268

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) 55
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 14
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 29
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 30
No GCSEs or Equivalent 84
Other 16
Total 234

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham) 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 260
Mixed Ethnicity 2
Black African 4
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 268

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 238
Wales 1
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 13
Other 12
Total 268

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 PO17 5HG

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 187
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 9
African Countries 3
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 67

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 190
No Religion 54
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 6
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 18
Total 268

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Southwick and Wickham 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 60
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 18
Self Employed 19
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 7
Retired 37
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 15
Other 2
Total 171

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
Manufacturing 7
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 11
RetailInc. Wholesale 18
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 7
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 5
Professional, Scientific and Technical 10
Administration 7
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 13
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 97

Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG is within the Wickham and Whiteley policing neighbourhood, under the Hampshire Constabulary force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Buddens Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Wickham and Whiteley
Mottisfont Court
Tower Street
SO23 8ZD
Force Website: https://www.hampshire.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 Wickham. 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 PO17 5HG.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest railway station is Botley, approximately 3.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Botley 3.2 miles
Fareham 3.3 miles
Swanwick 3.8 miles
Portchester 4.6 miles
Hedge End 5 miles
Bursledon 5.2 miles
Hamble 6.4 miles
Cosham 6.7 miles
Netley 6.9 miles
Sholing 7.6 miles
Hilsea 7.6 miles
Portsmouth Harbour 8 miles
Woolston 8.2 miles
Bitterne 8.2 miles
Southampton Airport Parkway 8.3 miles
Portsmouth & Southsea 8.3 miles
Eastleigh 8.4 miles
Swaythling 8.6 miles
St Denys 8.8 miles
Fratton 8.8 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Wickham Church of England Primary School, approximately 270 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Wickham Church of England Primary School 270 yards
    
St John the Baptist Church of England Primary School 2 miles
    
Orchard Lea Junior School 2.6 miles
    
Newtown Soberton Infant School 2.6 miles
    
Orchard Lea Infant School 2.6 miles
    
Uplands Primary School 2.8 miles
    
St Columba CE Primary School 2.9 miles  
Curdridge Primary School 3 miles
    
Swanmore Church of England Aided Primary School 3 miles
    
Cornerstone CofE (VA) Primary School 3 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Swanmore College, approximately 2.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Swanmore College 2.7 miles
    
The Henry Cort Community College 3 miles
    
Cams Hill School 3.8 miles
    
Fareham Academy 3.8 miles
    
Brookfield Community School 4.8 miles
    
Portchester Community School 4.9 miles
    
Castle View Academy 4.9 miles
    
Wildern School 5 miles
    
Bridgemary School 5.4 miles
    
Crofton School 5.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Wickham Surgery, approximately 280 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 Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Whiteley Dental Practice, approximately 2.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 8 closest hospitals to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Optegra Eye Hospital Hampshire, approximately 3 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Buddens Road, Wickham, Fareham, PO17 5HG. The nearest is Sue Wassall Optometrist, approximately 220 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Sue Wassall Optometrist 220 yards
Specsavers Limited 2.7 miles
Praills Opticians 3.4 miles
Boots-Fareham - Westbury Mall 3.4 miles
Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care 3.4 miles
Vision Express 3.4 miles
Specsavers 3.4 miles
Direct Spex Ltd 3.4 miles
Saxby's 3.8 miles
Ashleigh Sight Care 3.8 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 PO17 5HG

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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 39.8Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 78Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8Mbps
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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