Area Information for Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP 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 one property sale in Chancellor Way 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 Chancellor Way, Dagenham 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 Chancellor Way, Dagenham contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 47% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||35|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||60|
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||17|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||59|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||26|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||18|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around RM8 2GP however is predominantly male (56%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The number of residents in a same sex partnership/marriage in RM8 2GP is high - 2% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 0.2%, or 2 in 1000 people. As a result, numbers of children in these areas tend to be slightly lower, although even areas such as London's Church End that sports a same sex percentage of a whopping 11% still has a large amount of children.
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||85|
|2+ A Levels||19|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||24|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Chancellor Way, Dagenham can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 54% 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
In this area (Chancellor Way, Dagenham), 52% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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 RM8 2GP
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||37|
|Middle East or Asia||27|
|North America or Caribbean||2|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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
This address within the Becontree ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 56% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.
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)||25|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||4|
|Looking After Home or Family||4|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||6|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||10|
|Accommodation and Food||11|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||7|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||8|
|Public Administration and Defence||15|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||7|
Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP is within the Becontree policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Chancellor Way|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to RM8 2GP. 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 RM8 2GP.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest railway station is Goodmayes, approximately 1 mile away.
|Seven Kings||1 mile|
|Chadwell Heath||1.4 miles|
|Newbury Park Station||1.8 miles|
|Dagenham Dock||2.4 miles|
|Manor Park||2.7 miles|
|Woodgrange Park||2.8 miles|
|Wanstead Park||3.6 miles|
|Forest Gate||3.7 miles|
|Abbey Wood (London)||4.2 miles|
|Rainham (London)||4.3 miles|
|Leytonstone High Road||4.4 miles|
|Woolwich Arsenal||4.6 miles|
|Gidea Park||4.7 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest Tube station is Upney, approximately 1 mile away.
|Upney Tube Station||1 mile|
|Becontree Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Barking Overground Station||1.5 miles|
|Barking Tube Station||1.5 miles|
|Dagenham Heathway Tube Station||1.8 miles|
|Newbury Park Tube Station||1.8 miles|
|Barkingside Tube Station||2.5 miles|
|Dagenham East Tube Station||2.5 miles|
|Gants Hill Tube Station||2.5 miles|
|East Ham Tube Station||2.6 miles|
|Woodgrange Park Overground Station||2.8 miles|
|Fairlop Tube Station||3.1 miles|
|Redbridge Tube Station||3.2 miles|
|Beckton DLR Station||3.3 miles|
|Upton Park Tube Station||3.4 miles|
|Gallions Reach DLR Station||3.4 miles|
|Romford Overground Station||3.6 miles|
|Wanstead Park Overground Station||3.6 miles|
|Cyprus DLR Station||3.6 miles|
|Hainault Tube Station||3.6 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is Mayespark Primary School, approximately 640 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Mayespark Primary School||640 yards|
|Dorothy Barley Junior Academy||700 yards|
|Dorothy Barley Infants' School||760 yards|
|Becontree Primary School||half a mile|
|South Park Primary School||0.7 miles|
|The St Teresa Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Manor Infants' School/Manor Longbridge||0.7 miles|
|Manor Junior School||0.7 miles|
|Roding Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Vincent's Catholic Primary School||0.8 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is Barking Abbey School, A Specialist Sports and Humanities College, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Barking Abbey School, A Specialist Sports and Humanities College||0.7 miles||
|Mayfield School||1 mile||
|The Palmer Catholic Academy||1.1 miles||
|Chadwell Heath Academy||1.4 miles||
|Jo Richardson Community School||1.5 miles||
|Greatfields School||1.7 miles|
|Robert Clack School||1.7 miles||
|The Ursuline Academy Ilford||1.9 miles||
|All Saints Catholic School and Technology College||2 miles||
|Oaks Park High School||2 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is Longbridge Practice (Dr A Arif), approximately 480 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Longbridge Practice (Dr A Arif)||480 yards|
|Dr Alok Mittal||0.6 miles|
|The Green House Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Gables Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Porters Avenue Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Green Lane, Goodmayes Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Oak Tree Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|Faircross Health Centre||0.8 miles|
|Castleton Road Health Centre||0.8 miles|
|Barking Medical Group Practice||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is David's Dental Care, approximately 460 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|David's Dental Care||460 yards|
|Simply Teeth||0.7 miles|
|GOODMAYES DENTAL PRACTICE||0.8 miles|
|mydentist, Longbridge Road, Barking||0.9 miles|
|Family Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|PEARLS DENTAL CENTRE||1 mile|
|Castle Dental Practice||1 mile|
|Dental Wizards||1.1 miles|
|Gale Street Ltd||1.2 miles|
|BELMONT DENTAL SURGERY||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is Barking Community Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.
|Barking Community Hospital||1 mile|
|Goodmayes Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Chadwell Heath Hospital||1.8 miles|
|King George Hospital||2 miles|
|North East London NHS Treatment Centre||2 miles|
|East Ham Care Centre||2.9 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Beckton||3.3 miles|
|Queen's Hospital||3.3 miles|
|Old Church Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Newham Centre for Mental Health||3.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is VISITING OPTICIAN (MR J SINGH), approximately 0.9 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 RM8 2GP
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 51 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.
|Average Download Speed||25.4Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||69.9Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.9Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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