Area Information for London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY

This postcode in London Gatwick Airport is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Pound Hill North & Forge Wood ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Crawley. This page combines information for the address London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of RH6 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 Urban
Local Authority Crawley
Ward Pound Hill North & Forge Wood
Constituency Crawley
Region South East
Country England

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY 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

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 London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick 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 90
Semi-Detached 19
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 2
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 119
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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 45
Owned with Mortgage 46
Shared Ownership 3
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 17
Rent Free 4
Total 117

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 27
Two People 46
Three People 18
Four People 15
Five People 9
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 117

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 22
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 31
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 14
Total 87

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 Crawley constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.

Male 158
Female 138
Total 296

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 11
5-7 11
8-9 3
10-14 12
15 4
16-17 10
18-19 8
20-24 23
25-29 16
30-44 45
45-59 77
60-64 27
65-74 29
75-84 12
85-89 3
90+ 5
Total 296

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode RH6 0NY 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 135
Divorced 20
Separated 6
Widowed 18
Same Sex 0
Total 255

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.

Very Good 135
Good 124
Fair 30
Bad 7
Very Bad 0
Total 296

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) 67
Apprenticeship 12
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 26
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 54
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 45
No GCSEs or Equivalent 39
Other 12
Total 255

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 93% 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 276
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Indian 4
Pakistani 11
Chinese 3
Other 1
Total 296

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 268
Wales 6
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 5
Other 13
Total 296

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 RH6 0NY

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 267
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 9
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 1
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 19

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.

Christian 170
No Religion 80
Buddhist 0
Hindu 4
Jewish 0
Muslim 10
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 31
Total 296

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Pound Hill North & Forge Wood ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 22% 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.

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 80
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 27
Self Employed 51
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 19
Retired 33
Looking After Home or Family 11
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 4
Total 235

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 2
Manufacturing 9
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 25
RetailInc. Wholesale 23
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 20
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 12
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 13
HealthInc. Social Work 6
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 14
Total 162

London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY is within the Gatwick policing neighbourhood, under the Sussex Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

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Below are the details of the closest services to London Gatwick Airport. 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 RH6 0NY.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest railway station is Gatwick Airport, approximately 150 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Gatwick Airport 150 yards
Horley 0.9 miles
Three Bridges 2.7 miles
Salfords (Surrey) 3.2 miles
Crawley 3.2 miles
Ifield 3.7 miles
Earlswood (Surrey) 5 miles
Nutfield 5.1 miles
Redhill 5.9 miles
Faygate 6.1 miles
Reigate 6.3 miles
Godstone 6.4 miles
East Grinstead 6.5 miles
Dormans 6.7 miles
Lingfield 6.8 miles
Balcombe 7 miles
Holmwood 7.2 miles
Merstham 7.5 miles
Ockley 7.6 miles
Betchworth 7.9 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Langshott Primary School, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Langshott Primary School 1.3 miles
Horley Infant School 1.3 miles
Forge Wood Primary School 1.3 miles
Manorfield Primary and Nursery School 1.4 miles
Yattendon School 1.5 miles
Trinity Oaks Church of England Primary School 1.9 miles
Meath Green Infant School 2 miles
Meath Green Junior School 2 miles
Milton Mount Primary School 2.1 miles
Copthorne CofE Junior School 2.1 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Oakwood School, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Oakwood School 1.2 miles
Hazelwick School 2.1 miles
Ifield Community College 3.4 miles
Oriel High School 3.5 miles
St Wilfrid's Catholic Comprehensive School, Crawley 3.7 miles
Reigate Valley College 4 miles
Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley 4.1 miles
Thomas Bennett Community College 4.1 miles
Reigate School 5 miles
Imberhorne School 5.6 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Birchwood Medical Practice, approximately 1.2 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 London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Mr G D Loader, approximately 1 mile 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 London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Spire Gatwick Park Hospital, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, RH6 0NY. The nearest is Specsavers Opticians, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Specsavers Opticians 1.1 miles
Boots-Horley 1.1 miles
Tesco Opticians 2.2 miles
Specsavers Opticians 3.1 miles
Boots-Crawley - County Mall 3.1 miles
Boots Opticians 3.1 miles
Vision Express 3.1 miles
Golding & Maud 4.5 miles
Redhill Eye Studio 5.8 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.