Area Information for Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR

Woodplumpton Road in Fulwood is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Cadley ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Wyre and Preston North. This page combines information for the address Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of PR2 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 PR2 3TR.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Preston
Ward Cadley
Constituency Wyre and Preston North
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 Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR:

Austin Crescent, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TQ
Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TS
Fir Tree Avenue, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TJ
Hollins Grove, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TT
Water Head, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TU
Brook Croft, Ingol, Preston, PR2 3TW

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about PR2 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR 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 6 property sales in Woodplumpton 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 Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston 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 37
Semi-Detached 84
Terraced 18
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 1
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 142
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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 64
Owned with Mortgage 61
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 11
Rent Free 1
Total 137

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 37
Two People 50
Three People 26
Four People 21
Five People 3
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 137

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 18
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 33
C2 - Skilled manual workers 23
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 19
Total 93

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 Wyre and Preston North constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Gender
Male 152
Female 162
Total 314

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 19
5-7 8
8-9 1
10-14 11
15 3
16-17 8
18-19 13
20-24 20
25-29 15
30-44 48
45-59 80
60-64 25
65-74 31
75-84 25
85-89 4
90+ 3
Total 314

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode PR2 3TR 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 76
Married 142
Divorced 24
Separated 2
Widowed 26
Same Sex 2
Total 272

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 146
Good 117
Fair 39
Bad 8
Very Bad 4
Total 314

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) 63
Apprenticeship 22
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 35
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 42
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 37
No GCSEs or Equivalent 60
Other 13
Total 272

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 91% white.

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 285
Mixed Ethnicity 6
Indian 7
Bangladeshi 1
Chinese 3
Other 12
Total 314

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 291
Wales 0
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 3
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 5
Other 10
Total 314

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 PR2 3TR

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 269
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 2
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 3
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 39

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 234
No Religion 39
Buddhist 2
Hindu 3
Jewish 0
Muslim 3
Sikh 1
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 31
Total 314

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 110
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 29
Self Employed 18
Unemployed 10
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 19
Retired 39
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 4
Total 240

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 16
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 18
RetailInc. Wholesale 30
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 6
Accommodation and Food 3
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 6
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 19
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 23
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 162

Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR is within the Cadley, Greyfriars & Tulketh policing neighbourhood, under the Lancashire 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 Woodplumpton Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Cadley, Greyfriars & Tulketh
Lancaster Road North
Preston
Force Website: http://lancashire.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 Fulwood. 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 PR2 3TR.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest railway station is Preston (Lancs), approximately 1.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Preston (Lancs) 1.8 miles
Salwick 3.6 miles
Lostock Hall 4.2 miles
Bamber Bridge 4.6 miles
Leyland 5.8 miles
Kirkham & Wesham 6.1 miles
Buckshaw Parkway 7.8 miles
Euxton Balshaw Lane 7.8 miles
Croston 7.9 miles
Pleasington 8.4 miles
Moss Side 8.7 miles
Cherry Tree 9.3 miles
Chorley 9.7 miles
Lytham 9.8 miles
Mill Hill (Lancs) 9.9 miles
Rufford 11 miles
Ramsgreave & Wilpshire 11 miles
Blackburn 11 miles
Ansdell & Fairhaven 11 miles
Poulton-le-Fylde 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is St Anthony's Catholic Primary School, approximately 580 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School 580 yards
    
Ingol Community Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Fulwood and Cadley Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Holy Family Catholic Primary School, Ingol, Preston 0.6 miles
    
Ashton-on-Ribble St Andrew's Church of England Primary School 0.7 miles
    
The Roebuck School 0.7 miles
    
Pool House Community Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Queen's Drive Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Eldon Primary School 1 mile
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is Our Lady's Catholic High School, approximately 670 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Our Lady's Catholic High School 670 yards
    
Fulwood Academy 0.8 miles
    
Ashton Community Science College 0.9 miles
    
Corpus Christi Catholic High School 1.2 miles
    
Archbishop Temple School Church of England High School 1.2 miles
    
Abrar Academy 1.3 miles  
Larches High School 1.6 miles
    
Moor Park High School and Sixth Form 1.7 miles
    
Penwortham Priory Academy 2 miles
    
Preston Muslim Girls High School 2 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is Briarwood Medical Centre, approximately 0.6 miles 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 Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is Mrs H Burns, approximately 0.6 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 10 closest hospitals to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is Royal Preston Hospital, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Woodplumpton Road, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3TR. The nearest is D C James, approximately 0.8 miles away.

* 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 PR2 3TR

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 6 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 135.9Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 460Mbps
Average Upload Speed 15.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 36Mbps
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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