Area Information for Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB

Glen Road in Sheffield is in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Nether Edge and Sharrow ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Sheffield Central. This page combines information for the address Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of S7 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 S7 1RB.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Sheffield
Ward Nether Edge and Sharrow
Constituency Sheffield Central
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
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 Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB:

Gatefield Road, Sheffield, S7 1RD
Sandford Grove Road, Sheffield, S7 1RQ
Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1TA
Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1TD
Gatefield Road, Sheffield, S7 1TE
Sandford Grove Road, Sheffield, S7 1RR

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about S7 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB 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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House Prices

We have found 21 property sales in Glen Road 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 Glen Road, Sheffield consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 8
Semi-Detached 24
Terraced 64
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2
Flat (Converted) 11
Residence in Commercial Building 13
Total 122
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Glen Road, Sheffield contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 42% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 29
Owned with Mortgage 32
Shared Ownership 2
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 50
Rent Free 3
Total 118

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 39
Two People 27
Three People 8
Four People 12
Five People 13
Six People 13
Seven People 3
8+ People 3
Total 118

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 18
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 40
C2 - Skilled manual workers 13
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 33
Total 104

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Sheffield Central constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 54% male.

Gender
Male 205
Female 175
Total 380

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 36
5-7 21
8-9 17
10-14 15
15 3
16-17 7
18-19 8
20-24 54
25-29 50
30-44 83
45-59 44
60-64 12
65-74 13
75-84 15
85-89 2
90+ 0
Total 380

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode S7 1RB does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.

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 173
Married 92
Divorced 9
Separated 4
Widowed 10
Same Sex 0
Total 288

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 176
Good 136
Fair 48
Bad 16
Very Bad 4
Total 380

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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) 96
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 27
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 34
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 80
Other 13
Total 288

Ethnic Group Embed This

Glen Road, Sheffield 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 42% 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 159
Mixed Ethnicity 3
Indian 20
Pakistani 135
Other Asian 28
Black African 8
Black Caribbean 5
Other Black/African/Caribbean 5
Other 17
Total 380

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Glen Road, Sheffield), 63% 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 241
Wales 4
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 19
Other 111
Total 380

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to S7 1RB

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 256
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 17
African Countries 3
Middle East or Asia 51
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 2
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 54

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 82
No Religion 80
Buddhist 2
Hindu 19
Jewish 4
Muslim 158
Sikh 0
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 34
Total 380

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 68
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 32
Self Employed 31
Unemployed 31
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 31
Retired 15
Looking After Home or Family 21
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 27
Other 15
Total 271

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 8
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 3
RetailInc. Wholesale 17
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 13
Accommodation and Food 16
Information and Communication 9
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 8
Administration 11
Public Administration and Defence 9
Education 17
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 146

Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB is within the Sheffield South West policing neighbourhood, under the South Yorkshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In February 2020, 91 crimes were reported within half a mile of S7 1RB.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 91 crimes committed near Glen Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Sheffield South West
Force Website: http://www.southyorks.police.uk/

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

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Below are the details of the closest services to S7 1RB. 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 S7 1RB.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 19 closest railway stations to Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest railway station is Sheffield, approximately 1.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Sheffield 1.7 miles
Dore & Totley 2.5 miles
Darnall 3.4 miles
Dronfield 3.9 miles
Meadowhall 5 miles
Woodhouse 5.2 miles
Grindleford 6.9 miles
Rotherham Central 7.2 miles
Hathersage 7.2 miles
Chapeltown (South Yorkshire) 7.3 miles
Bamford 8.6 miles
Chesterfield 8.7 miles
Kiveton Bridge 9 miles
Elsecar 11 miles
Hope (Derbyshire) 11 miles
Kiveton Park 11 miles
Wombwell 12 miles
Swinton (South Yorks) 12 miles
Mexborough 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Nether Edge Primary School, approximately 60 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Nether Edge Primary School 60 yards
    
Meersbrook Bank Primary School 590 yards
    
Carter Knowle Junior School 820 yards
    
Holt House Infant School 0.6 miles
    
Anns Grove Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Sharrow Nursery, Infant and Junior School 0.7 miles
    
Lowfield Community Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Clifford All Saints CofE Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Carfield Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Woodseats Primary School 0.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Mercia School, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Mercia School 0.7 miles  
Newfield Secondary School 1.2 miles
    
Sheffield High School for Girls 1.3 miles  
King Edward VII School 1.4 miles
    
Utc Sheffield City Centre 1.4 miles
    
All Saints' Catholic High School 1.5 miles
    
High Storrs School 1.6 miles
    
Notre Dame High School 1.7 miles
    
Tapton School 1.9 miles
    
Silverdale School 2 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Veritas Health Centre, 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 Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Broadfield Dental Practice, approximately 210 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 Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Michael Carlisle Centre, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Glen Road, Sheffield, S7 1RB. The nearest is Martyn Kemp Opticians, approximately 360 yards 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 S7 1RB

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 15 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 96.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 11.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 19.5Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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