Area Information for Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH
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|Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LA|
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|Westhorne Avenue, London, SE12 9HS|
|Kingshurst Road, London, SE12 9LD|
|Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LG|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH 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 5 property sales in Horncastle 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 Horncastle Road, London 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||8|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Horncastle Road, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 39% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||50|
|Rented: From Council||11|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||52|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||33|
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||26|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||51|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||25|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||29|
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 Lewisham East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.
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 postcode SE12 9LH 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.
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)||98|
|2+ A Levels||30|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||31|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Horncastle Road, London 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 52% 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 (Horncastle Road, London), 61% 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||8|
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 SE12 9LH
|Republic of Ireland||6|
|Europe (including European Union)||38|
|Middle East or Asia||23|
|North America or Caribbean||4|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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 Grove Park ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 20% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
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)||41|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||58|
|Looking After Home or Family||14|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||5|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||9|
|Accommodation and Food||15|
|Information and Communication||7|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||8|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||13|
|Public Administration and Defence||20|
|HealthInc. Social Work||29|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||15|
Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH is within the Grove Park 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 Horncastle Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to SE12 9LH. 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 SE12 9LH.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest railway station is Lee, approximately 520 yards away.
|Hither Green||0.9 miles|
|Grove Park||1.1 miles|
|Catford Bridge||1.8 miles|
|Beckenham Hill||2 miles|
|Sundridge Park||2.2 miles|
|Elmstead Woods||2.3 miles|
|St Johns (London)||2.3 miles|
|New Eltham||2.4 miles|
|Crofton Park||2.4 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest DLR station is Lewisham, approximately 1.8 miles away.
|Lewisham DLR Station||1.8 miles|
|Elverson Road DLR Station||2.2 miles|
|Greenwich DLR Station||2.6 miles|
|Deptford Bridge DLR Station||2.6 miles|
|Brockley Overground Station||2.7 miles|
|Honor Oak Park Overground Station||2.7 miles|
|Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station||2.7 miles|
|New Cross ELL Overground Station||3 miles|
|Forest Hill Overground Station||3.1 miles|
|Island Gardens DLR Station||3.1 miles|
|New Cross Gate Overground Station||3.2 miles|
|Sydenham Overground Station||3.3 miles|
|Mudchute DLR Station||3.4 miles|
|Crossharbour DLR Station||3.7 miles|
|Queens Road Peckham Overground Station||3.7 miles|
|Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station||3.8 miles|
|North Greenwich Tube Station||3.8 miles|
|Penge West Overground Station||3.9 miles|
|West Silvertown DLR Station||3.9 miles|
|Pontoon Dock DLR Station||3.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is Baring Primary School, approximately 280 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Baring Primary School||280 yards|
|St Winifred's RC Primary School||590 yards|
|Horn Park Primary School||660 yards|
|Brindishe Lee School||0.6 miles|
|Cooper's Lane Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Brindishe Manor School||0.7 miles|
|Sandhurst Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Middle Park Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Brindishe Green School||1 mile|
|Forster Park Primary School||1 mile|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is International Academy of Greenwich, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|International Academy of Greenwich||0.8 miles|
|Harris Academy Greenwich||1 mile||
|Eltham Hill School||1.3 miles||
|Thomas Tallis School||1.4 miles||
|Conisborough College||1.5 miles||
|Bonus Pastor Catholic College||1.6 miles||
|The Halley Academy||1.9 miles|
|St Thomas More Catholic Comprehensive School||1.9 miles||
|Prendergast School||2.1 miles||
|Leigh Academy Blackheath||2.2 miles|
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is Burnt Ash Surgery, approximately 0.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Burnt Ash Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Nightingale Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Baring Road Medical Centre||0.8 miles|
|ICO HEALTH GROUP - Marvels Lane||0.8 miles|
|Torridon Road Medical Practice||0.9 miles|
|ICO HEALTH GROUP - Boundfield Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Woodlands Health Centre||1 mile|
|Lewisham Medical Centre||1 mile|
|Park View Surgery||1.1 miles|
|ICO HEALTH GROUP - Chinbrook Road Surgery||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is Keen, approximately 710 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Smile Impressions Lee||0.6 miles|
|Hillview Dental Centre||0.8 miles|
|Baring Road Dental Practice / Dr Priya Gupta||0.9 miles|
|BARING ROAD DENTAL PRACTICE||0.9 miles|
|First Dental Grove Park||1.1 miles|
|Dentcross Kidbrooke Village Dental Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Greenwich TPCT||1.2 miles|
|POURREZA JORSHARI MR MR||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is Lewisham Heather Close, approximately 1 mile away.
|Lewisham Heather Close||1 mile|
|BMI The Blackheath Hospital||1.3 miles|
|Cygnet Lodge Lewisham||1.3 miles|
|University Hospital Lewisham||1.6 miles|
|Eltham Community Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Blackheath||2.2 miles|
|Memorial Hospital (Greenwich)||2.6 miles|
|Oxleas House||2.6 miles|
|Queen Elizabeth Hospital||2.6 miles|
|BMI The Sloane Hospital||2.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Horncastle Road, London, SE12 9LH. The nearest is Insight Opticians, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Insight Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Grove Park opticians||1.1 miles|
|Brian Ashby Opticians Ltd||1.3 miles|
|Butcher Curnow Ophthalmic Opticians||1.5 miles|
|In Focus Opticians||1.5 miles|
|K Rowland Ltd||1.5 miles|
|Eyeland Visioncare||1.5 miles|
|Thomas H Collison Ltd||1.5 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||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 SE12 9LH
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 4 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||49.5Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||150Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||3.4Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||10Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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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.