Area Information for Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA 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 Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham 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 Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 72% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||10|
|Rented: From Council||68|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||4|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||2|
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||1|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||6|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||15|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||30|
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 Dearne South ward however contains significantly more women than average (59%). 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. 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
In the immediate vicinity of S63 9FA the number widowed residents is high - 20% 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.
However, this area of the Dearne South ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (43%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Commercial Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 67% 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)||8|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||8|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||13|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||13|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||97|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham 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 exclusively 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||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 S63 9FA
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||0|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|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
This address within the Dearne South ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 25% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.
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)||11|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||1|
|Looking After Home or Family||4|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||27|
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||1|
|Accommodation and Food||2|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||8|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||1|
Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA is within the Barnsley South East policing neighbourhood, under the South Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Commercial Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Barnsley South East
5 Barnsley Road
Below are the details of the closest services to Goldthorpe. 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 S63 9FA.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest railway station is Goldthorpe, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Swinton (South Yorks)||2.9 miles|
|South Elmsall||5 miles|
|Rotherham Central||6.6 miles|
|Chapeltown (South Yorkshire)||7.2 miles|
|Bentley (South Yorkshire)||7.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is Heather Garth Primary School Academy, approximately 360 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Heather Garth Primary School Academy||360 yards||
|Lacewood Primary School||820 yards||
|Carrfield Primary Academy||830 yards||
|Highgate Primary Academy||0.7 miles||
|Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School||1.2 miles||
|Dearne Goldthorpe Primary School||1.3 miles||
|Gooseacre Primary Academy||1.7 miles||
|Wath Victoria Primary School||1.7 miles||
|Wath Church of England Primary School||1.8 miles||
|All Saints Academy Darfield||1.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is The Dearne Academy, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Dearne Academy||0.9 miles||
|The Laurel Academy||2.1 miles||
|Wath Academy||2.2 miles||
|Saint Pius X Catholic High School A Specialist School in Humanities||2.5 miles||
|Netherwood Academy||2.9 miles||
|Swinton Academy||3 miles||
|Rawmarsh Community School||4.3 miles||
|De Warenne Academy||4.7 miles||
|Barnsley Academy||5.2 miles||
|Outwood Academy Shafton||5.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is Goldthorpe First PMS Practice, approximately 0.7 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Goldthorpe First PMS Practice||0.7 miles|
|Goldthorpe Medical Centre Pms Practice||0.7 miles|
|Hollygreen Practice||0.7 miles|
|Lakeside Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Hollygreen Practice (Thurnscoe)||1.6 miles|
|Dearne Valley Group Practice||1.6 miles|
|Woodgrove Surgery||1.7 miles|
|Dr Polkinghorn And Partners||1.8 miles|
|Dr Mellor And Partners||1.9 miles|
|Magna Group Practice -Wath Health Centre||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is mydentist, St Andrews Square, Rotherham, approximately 780 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|mydentist, St Andrews Square, Rotherham||780 yards|
|Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust||0.7 miles|
|Dearne Valley Dental Practice||1 mile|
|mydentist, Houghton Road, Rotherham||1.5 miles|
|Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust||1.9 miles|
|Darfield Dental Practice||1.9 miles|
|Fitzwilliam Street Dental Care||1.9 miles|
|Garden Street Dental Practice||2.1 miles|
|Genix Healthcare Mexborough||2.5 miles|
|Swinton Dental Practice||2.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is Montagu Hospital, approximately 2.5 miles away.
|Montagu Hospital||2.5 miles|
|Wathwood Hospital||2.5 miles|
|Kendray Hospital||5.4 miles|
|Doncaster Gate Hospital||6.7 miles|
|Kinvara Private Hospital||6.8 miles|
|Barnsley District General Hospital||7.4 miles|
|Barnsley District Hospital||7.4 miles|
|Barnsley Hospital||7.4 miles|
|Doncaster Adult Mental Health Service - Access Team including Crisis Resolution Service||7.7 miles|
|Tickhill Road Hospital||7.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Commercial Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9FA. The nearest is Parkhurst Opticians, approximately 1 mile away.
|Parkhurst Opticians||1 mile|
|Auckland, R H||1.1 miles|
|Auckland, R H||1.4 miles|
|Staples Opticians Ltd||1.7 miles|
|A S Parkhurst Opticians Ltd||2.6 miles|
|Mexborough Visionplus Ltd t/a Specsavers Opticians||2.7 miles|
|Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care||2.7 miles|
|Tunnacliffe & Lambert Ltd||2.8 miles|
|Moorhouse Opticians (Northern) Ltd||2.9 miles|
|Vision Value Opticians Ltd||3 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.