Area Information for Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA 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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We have found 26 property sales in Bluehouse Lane 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 Bluehouse Lane, Oxted consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Bluehouse Lane, Oxted contains a higher than average level of social housing - 34% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||19|
|Rented: From Council||20|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||23|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||4|
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.
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.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||14|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||5|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||3|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Oxted North and Tandridge ward however contains significantly more women than average (57%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.
Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. The area around RH8 0AA has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 65+ (at 50% of the resident population). This is most commonly seen in rural and small town areas, and areas of natural beauty that appeal to older demographic.
This type of distribution is also seen in areas that contain large retirement complexes and care homes.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of RH8 0AA the number widowed residents is high - 28% 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.
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.
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)||65|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||14|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||30|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||13|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||57|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Bluehouse Lane, Oxted) 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 96% 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.
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|
|Republic of Ireland||3|
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 RH8 0AA
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||6|
|Middle East or Asia||3|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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.
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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||10|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||6|
|Looking After Home or Family||7|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||2|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||3|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||9|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||5|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||6|
Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA is within the Oxted, Limpsfield & Hurst Green policing neighbourhood, under the Surrey Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In March 2020, 31 crimes were reported within half a mile of RH8 0AA.
|Crime:||Click here to view 31 crimes committed near Bluehouse Lane|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Oxted, Limpsfield & Hurst Green
79 Reigate Road
Below are the details of the closest services to RH8 0AA. 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 RH8 0AA.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest railway station is Oxted, approximately 250 yards away.
|Hurst Green||1.1 miles|
|Whyteleafe South||4.4 miles|
|Edenbridge (Kent)||4.5 miles|
|Upper Warlingham||4.6 miles|
|Edenbridge Town||5.2 miles|
|Coulsdon South||7 miles|
|Coulsdon Town||7.1 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 6 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest Overground station is West Croydon, approximately 9.2 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is St Mary's CofE Primary School, approximately 550 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Mary's CofE Primary School||550 yards||
|Limpsfield CofE Infant School||1.1 miles||
|Hurst Green Infant School||1.2 miles||
|Holland Junior School||1.8 miles||
|St Peter's CofE Infant School||1.9 miles||
|Woodlea Primary School||2.4 miles||
|Tatsfield Primary School||2.5 miles||
|Godstone Primary and Nursery School||3 miles||
|St John's CofE Aided Primary School||3.1 miles||
|Churchill Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School||3.2 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is Oxted School, approximately 200 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Oxted School||200 yards||
|de Stafford School||4.2 miles||
|Charles Darwin School||4.4 miles||
|Warlingham School||4.9 miles||
|Meridian High School||5.1 miles||
|Oasis Academy Coulsdon||5.5 miles||
|Riddlesdown Collegiate||5.8 miles||
|Merstham Park School||6 miles|
|Croydon High School||6.1 miles|
|The Quest Academy||6.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is Oxted Health Centre, approximately 420 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Oxted Health Centre||420 yards|
|Pond Tail Surgery||2.9 miles|
|Westerham Practice||3.3 miles|
|Caterham Valley Med.Pract||3.5 miles|
|Elizabeth House Medical Practice||3.9 miles|
|Stock Hill Surgery||3.9 miles|
|Norheads Lane surgery||4 miles|
|Warlingham Green Med Prac||4.2 miles|
|Chaldon Road Surgery||4.2 miles|
|Townhill Medical Practice||4.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is Neo Orthodontics Ltd, approximately 290 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Neo Orthodontics Ltd||290 yards|
|Priory House Dental Centre||290 yards|
|Pipers Dental Practice||300 yards|
|New Lodge Dental Surgery||320 yards|
|Mr HM Patel and Mr Amar Patel||2.8 miles|
|White House Dental Practice||3 miles|
|Timberhill Dental Practice Ltd||3.4 miles|
|Mr S Yourdshahyan||3.5 miles|
|mydentist, Croydon Road, Caterham||3.6 miles|
|Miss R Nath & Associates||3.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is North Downs Hospital, approximately 3.4 miles away.
|North Downs Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Caterham Dene Community Hospital||3.9 miles|
|Caterham Dene Hospital||3.9 miles|
|Edenbridge War Memorial Hospital||5.7 miles|
|Purley War Memorial Hospital||7.3 miles|
|East Surrey Hospital||7.4 miles|
|QVH at Sevenoaks Hospital||8.8 miles|
|Sevenoaks Hospital||8.8 miles|
|BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital||9 miles|
|Chelsfield Park Hospital||9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, RH8 0AA. The nearest is Batemans (Opticians) Ltd, approximately 190 yards away.
|Batemans (Opticians) Ltd||190 yards|
|Thakar Opticians||290 yards|
|J Kerr Ltd||300 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians (Oxted)||420 yards|
|Westerham Eye Care||3.1 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||3.5 miles|
|Boots Opticians (Caterham)||3.5 miles|
|Rawling & Sons (Opticians) Ltd||3.6 miles|
|Specology Limited||3.9 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 RH8 0AA
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 18 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||65Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||13.5Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20.4Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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