Area Information for Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in April 2017. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
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 Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY:
|Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0QG|
|Wood Green, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0QQ|
|Whitehouse Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RX|
|Gap Way, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RU|
|Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0SD|
|Mowforth Close, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0QN|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about RG8 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY 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.
Using this Information Commercially
There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
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The area containing Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading 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.
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The area containing Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading contains a higher than average level of social housing - 38% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||32|
|Rented: From Council||11|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||33|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||5|
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|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||24|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||20|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||16|
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Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Henley constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.
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The postcode RG8 0RY 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.
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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.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||67|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||27|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||33|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||27|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||49|
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This address (Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading) 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.
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|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||0|
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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to RG8 0RY
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||6|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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This address within the Woodcote & Rotherfield ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 16% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||31|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||14|
|Looking After Home or Family||8|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||4|
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This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||4|
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||4|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||9|
|Public Administration and Defence||10|
|HealthInc. Social Work||13|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY is within the Henley policing neighbourhood, under the Thames Valley Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Goring Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to Woodcote. 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 RG8 0RY.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest railway station is Goring & Streatley, approximately 2.7 miles away.
|Goring & Streatley||2.7 miles|
|Reading West||6.4 miles|
|Didcot Parkway||9.1 miles|
|Winnersh Triangle||11 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Woodcote Primary School, approximately 420 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Woodcote Primary School||420 yards||
|Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School||1.4 miles||
|Stoke Row CofE Primary School||2.5 miles||
|Goring Church of England Aided Primary School||2.5 miles||
|Whitchurch Primary School||2.9 miles||
|South Stoke Primary School||3 miles||
|Streatley C.E. Voluntary Controlled School||3.5 miles||
|Pangbourne Primary School||3.5 miles||
|Purley CofE Primary School||3.6 miles||
|Kidmore End Church of England Primary School||3.8 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Langtree School, approximately 350 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Langtree School||350 yards||
|Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge||3.7 miles||
|Denefield School||4.3 miles||
|Little Heath School||5.4 miles||
|Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre||5.5 miles||
|Wallingford School||5.6 miles||
|Prospect School||6.3 miles||
|Gillotts School||6.5 miles||
|Theale Green School||6.6 miles||
|The WREN School||6.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Goring & Woodcote Medical Practice, approximately 250 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Goring & Woodcote Medical Practice||250 yards|
|Goring & Woodcote Medical Practice||2.7 miles|
|The Boat House Surgery||3.2 miles|
|Sonning Common Health Ctr||4.1 miles|
|Dr Gargav||4.5 miles|
|Nettlebed Surgery||4.6 miles|
|Wallingford Medical Practice||4.9 miles|
|Tilehurst Village Surgery||5.1 miles|
|Westwood Road Surgery||5.1 miles|
|Tilehurst Surgery Partnership||5.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Byways Dental Practice, approximately 1.4 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Byways Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
|The Boathouse Dental Surgery||3 miles|
|Dentalcare Pangbourne||3.4 miles|
|HIGH STREET DENTAL PRACTICE PANGBOURNE LTD||3.4 miles|
|CHUGANI, Vikram Gul||4.1 miles|
|Wallingford Dental Clinic||4.9 miles|
|Wallingford House Dental Practice||5.2 miles|
|GENTLE DENTAL CARE 4 U LTD||5.3 miles|
|GRAY, Stephen Keith||5.3 miles|
|Triangle Dental||5.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Wallingford Community Hospital, approximately 4.9 miles away.
|Wallingford Community Hospital||4.9 miles|
|Wallingford Community Hospital - Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||4.9 miles|
|Prospect Park Hospital||6.3 miles|
|Spire Dunedin Hospital||6.8 miles|
|Henley (Townlands) Community Hospital||7 miles|
|Townlands Hospital||7 miles|
|Capio Reading Hospital||7.1 miles|
|The Berkshire Independent Hospital||7.1 miles|
|Townlands Memorial Hospital - Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust||7.1 miles|
|Royal Berkshire Hospital||7.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Goring Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 0RY. The nearest is Vision Express (UK) Ltd, approximately 3.4 miles away.
|Vision Express (UK) Ltd||3.4 miles|
|Robert Stanley Opticians||5.1 miles|
|Scrivens Opticians||5.2 miles|
|Patricia Hayselden & Partners||5.2 miles|
|Vision Express||6 miles|
|Robin James Opticians Ltd||6.2 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||6.2 miles|
|Home Care Optician||6.5 miles|
|Bridle Eyecare Ltd||6.5 miles|