Area Information for Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US 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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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 Harborough Avenue, Sheffield 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 Harborough Avenue, Sheffield contains a higher than average level of social housing - 85% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||7|
|Rented: From Council||27|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||84|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||3|
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||7|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||13|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||14|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||69|
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 S2 1US however is predominantly male (64%). 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 who are separated in S2 1US is high - 8% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 2.7%.
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.
However, this area of the Manor Castle ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (54%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Harborough Avenue and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 48% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.
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)||14|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||13|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||13|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||25|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||74|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 74% 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.
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||0|
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 S2 1US
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||5|
|Middle East or Asia||8|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|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
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)||20|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||5|
|Looking After Home or Family||3|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||30|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||2|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||7|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||3|
Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US is within the Sheffield South East policing neighbourhood, under the South Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In December 2019, 65 crimes were reported within half a mile of S2 1US.
|Crime:||Click here to view 65 crimes committed near Harborough Avenue|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Sheffield South East
Below are the details of the closest services to S2 1US. 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 S2 1US.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest railway station is Darnall, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Rotherham Central||4.8 miles|
|Dore & Totley||4.9 miles|
|Chapeltown (South Yorkshire)||6.2 miles|
|Kiveton Bridge||7.1 miles|
|Kiveton Park||8.3 miles|
|Swinton (South Yorks)||9.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Emmaus Catholic and CofE Primary School, approximately 680 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Emmaus Catholic and CofE Primary School||680 yards||
|Acres Hill Community Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Pipworth Community Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Manor Lodge Community Primary and Nursery School||0.6 miles||
|Wybourn Community Primary & Nursery School||0.6 miles||
|St Theresa's Catholic Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Norfolk Community Primary School||1 mile||
|High Hazels Junior School||1 mile||
|High Hazels Nursery Infant Academy||1 mile||
|Prince Edward Primary School||1 mile||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Sheffield Park Academy, approximately 870 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Sheffield Park Academy||870 yards||
|All Saints' Catholic High School||1.2 miles||
|Sheffield Springs Academy||1.3 miles||
|UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park||1.5 miles||
|Utc Sheffield City Centre||1.6 miles||
|Outwood Academy City||2 miles||
|Fir Vale School||2.2 miles||
|Newfield Secondary School||2.4 miles||
|Handsworth Grange Community Sports College||2.4 miles||
|The Birley Academy||2.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Manor and Park Group Practice, approximately 350 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Manor and Park Group Practice||350 yards|
|Dovercourt Group Practice||half a mile|
|The White House Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Park Health Centre||1 mile|
|Duke Medical Centre||1.1 miles|
|Clover Group - Darnall Primary Care Centre||1.1 miles|
|Dr Rahul Mehrotra||1.2 miles|
|York Road Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Dr Margaret Mckenna And Partners||1.2 miles|
|Manor Top Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Manor Park Family Dental Centre, approximately 830 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Manor Park Family Dental Centre||830 yards|
|Khehra & Associates||0.6 miles|
|Orliaklis, V.||1 mile|
|Dee Kay Dental - Sheffield||1.1 miles|
|Norfolk Park Family Dental Centre||1.2 miles|
|Khehra & Associates||1.2 miles|
|Ridgeway Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|DL Dental||1.4 miles|
|Richmond Dental Care||1.4 miles|
|Summerfield & Associates, J. M.||1.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Cygnet Hospital Sheffield, approximately 1.3 miles away.
|Cygnet Hospital Sheffield||1.3 miles|
|Intensive Support Service||2.4 miles|
|Sheffield Childrens Hospital||2.5 miles|
|Northern General Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Royal Hallamshire Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Sheffield Teaching Hospitals||2.6 miles|
|Charles Clifford Dental Hospital||2.7 miles|
|The Longley Centre||2.7 miles|
|Weston Park Hospital||2.7 miles|
|Michael Carlisle Centre||3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Harborough Avenue, Sheffield, S2 1US. The nearest is Costco Wholesale UK Ltd, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Costco Wholesale UK Ltd||0.6 miles|
|Parkhurst Opticians||0.9 miles|
|Bamforth Opticians||1 mile|
|Martyn Kemp Opticians||1 mile|
|Tunnacliffe & Lambert||1.1 miles|
|Darnall Opticians||1.2 miles|
|A C Smith Opticians||1.5 miles|
|Dollond & Aitchison||1.6 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||1.6 miles|
|Specialeyes NE||1.6 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 S2 1US
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 5 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||17.5Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||40Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||3.4Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||10Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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