Area Information for Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP

Chancellor Way in Dagenham is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Becontree ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Barking. This page combines information for the address Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of RM8 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 RM8 2GP.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Barking and Dagenham
Ward Becontree
Constituency Barking
Region London
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 Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP:

Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2FS
College Way, Dagenham, RM8 2FT
Provost Way, Dagenham, RM8 2FU
Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GQ
Campus Avenue, Dagenham, RM8 2FW
Campus Avenue, Dagenham, RM8 2GN

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about RM8 as a whole.

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.

Using this Information Commercially

The information we provide on the website is done so without charge. However, members of the public who wish to use this data on websites or in any other public medium should consult our data sources page for information on how you should correctly attribute the information.

If you are a business who wish to use the information in your own products, please take a look at our API information, for details and pricing on how to integrate the data into your own applications.

House Prices

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 Types
Detached 1
Semi-Detached 5
Terraced 2
Flat (Purpose-Built) 131
Flat (Converted) 1
Total 140
Are these numbers higher than you expected? Click here for explanation.

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%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 15
Owned with Mortgage 35
Shared Ownership 11
Rented: From Council 4
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 60
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 3
Total 133

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 66
Two People 37
Three People 16
Four People 10
Five People 3
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 133

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 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
Total 120

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).

Gender
Male 140
Female 109
Total 249

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 29
5-7 12
8-9 2
10-14 5
15 2
16-17 0
18-19 0
20-24 9
25-29 38
30-44 80
45-59 47
60-64 9
65-74 7
75-84 7
85-89 2
90+ 0
Total 249

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.

Relationship Status
Single 71
Married 87
Divorced 17
Separated 12
Widowed 6
Same Sex 6
Total 199

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 121
Good 80
Fair 38
Bad 8
Very Bad 2
Total 249

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
Apprenticeship 2
2+ A Levels 19
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 24
1-4 GCSEs 20
No GCSEs 25
Other 24
Total 199

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.

Ethnic Group
White 135
Mixed Ethnicity 10
Indian 23
Pakistani 10
Bangladeshi 3
Other Asian 10
Black African 34
Black Caribbean 11
Other Black/African/Caribbean 9
Other 4
Total 249

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
England 129
Wales 1
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 36
Other 78
Total 249

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

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 133
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 37
African Countries 21
Middle East or Asia 27
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 31

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 129
No Religion 46
Buddhist 3
Hindu 18
Jewish 1
Muslim 34
Sikh 1
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 16
Total 249

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 106
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 25
Self Employed 16
Unemployed 15
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 4
Retired 9
Looking After Home or Family 4
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 5
Total 190

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 2
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 16
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 10
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 12
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 7
Professional, Scientific and Technical 8
Administration 10
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 10
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 148

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.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Chancellor Way
Neighbourhood Team Address Becontree
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/barking-and-dagenham/becontree/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

Key: Tube Stations Tube Station DLR Stations DLR Station Railway Stations Railway Station Hospitals Hospital GP Practices GP Dentists Dentist Opticians Optician Primary School Primary School Secondary School Secondary School

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.

Name Approximate Distance*
Goodmayes 1 mile
Seven Kings 1 mile
Chadwell Heath 1.4 miles
Barking 1.5 miles
Ilford 1.8 miles
Newbury Park Station 1.8 miles
Dagenham Dock 2.4 miles
Manor Park 2.7 miles
Woodgrange Park 2.8 miles
Romford 3.6 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
Plumstead 4.4 miles
Maryland 4.5 miles
Belvedere 4.5 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.

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
    
Robert Clack School 1.7 miles
    
The Ursuline Academy Ilford 1.9 miles
    
Greatfields School 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.

Nearest Dentists

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.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Chancellor Way, Dagenham, RM8 2GP. The nearest is Barking Community Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.

Nearest Opticians

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.

Name Approximate Distance*
VISITING OPTICIAN (MR J SINGH) 0.9 miles
RAJ OPTICIANS 0.9 miles
OPT A VISION 0.9 miles
Downes Eyecare 1 mile
EYE GEE LTD 1 mile
Home Eye Care (DOM) 1 mile
Care Optics 1.2 miles
EYES-RITE OPTICIANS 1.5 miles
Elite Vision 1.5 miles
Spectacle World 1.5 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.


  NHS Choices

Compare Broadband

Want to find out which broadband package is right for you? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool.

Compare Broadband Now

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.

Our latest broadband offer
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

Top Broadband Suppliers Back to Top

Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of December 2016. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.

Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 74%
Virgin Media 72%
Sky Digital 70%
EE/Orange Broadband 69%
BT Broadband 66%
TalkTalk 63%
 

Looking for a broadband package? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool, click the button below to get started.

Compare Broadband