Area Information for Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD

Thornsbeach Road in Lewisham is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Catford South ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Lewisham East. This page combines information for the address Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of SE6 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 SE6 1HD.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Lewisham
Ward Catford South
Constituency Lewisham East
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 Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD:

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Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HB
Muirkirk Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1BL
Muncies Mews, Lewisham, London, SE6 1ER
Ardoch Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1SL

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SE6 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD 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 15 property sales in Thornsbeach 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 Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 0
Semi-Detached 73
Terraced 23
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 101
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 40
Owned with Mortgage 47
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 8
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 2
Total 100

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 18
Two People 25
Three People 19
Four People 23
Five People 10
Six People 3
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 100

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 25
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 25
C2 - Skilled manual workers 11
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 10
Total 71

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 50% male.

Gender
Male 150
Female 150
Total 300

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 15
5-7 4
8-9 6
10-14 18
15 3
16-17 13
18-19 13
20-24 25
25-29 14
30-44 36
45-59 85
60-64 22
65-74 19
75-84 16
85-89 9
90+ 2
Total 300

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE6 1HD 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 102
Married 123
Divorced 10
Separated 2
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 254

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 148
Good 98
Fair 38
Bad 13
Very Bad 3
Total 300

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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 81
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 36
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 37
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 36
No GCSEs or Equivalent 39
Other 20
Total 254

Ethnic Group Embed This

Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, 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 53% 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 160
Mixed Ethnicity 21
Indian 4
Pakistani 4
Chinese 8
Other Asian 12
Black African 24
Black Caribbean 38
Other Black/African/Caribbean 19
Other 10
Total 300

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London), 68% 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 204
Wales 2
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 27
Other 62
Total 300

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 SE6 1HD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 231
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 21
African Countries 14
Middle East or Asia 3
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 34

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 173
No Religion 51
Buddhist 8
Hindu 6
Jewish 0
Muslim 31
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 29
Total 300

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Catford South ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 16% 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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 81
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 31
Self Employed 28
Unemployed 11
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 37
Retired 18
Looking After Home or Family 10
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 5
Total 227

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 3
Construction 11
RetailInc. Wholesale 20
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 10
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 10
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 11
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 20
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 13
Total 149

Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD is within the Catford South 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 Thornsbeach Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Catford South
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/lewisham/catford-south/

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 Lewisham. 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 SE6 1HD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest railway station is Bellingham, approximately half a mile away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bellingham half a mile
Catford Bridge 0.8 miles
Catford 0.9 miles
Beckenham Hill 0.9 miles
Hither Green 1.1 miles
Lower Sydenham 1.3 miles
Lee (London) 1.3 miles
Ladywell 1.4 miles
Grove Park 1.5 miles
Ravensbourne 1.6 miles
Crofton Park 1.7 miles
New Beckenham 1.8 miles
Honor Oak Park 1.8 miles
Forest Hill 1.9 miles
Beckenham Junction 1.9 miles
Lewisham 2 miles
Sydenham (London) 2 miles
Sundridge Park 2.1 miles
Blackheath 2.1 miles
Shortlands 2.2 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest Overground station is Honor Oak Park, approximately 1.8 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Torridon Primary School, approximately 590 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Torridon Primary School 590 yards
    
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School half a mile
    
St John Baptist Southend Church of England Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Rushey Green Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Sandhurst Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Forster Park Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Athelney Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Downderry Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Elfrida Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School and Nursery 0.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Conisborough College, approximately 390 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Conisborough College 390 yards
    
Bonus Pastor Catholic College 0.8 miles
    
Sedgehill School 1.1 miles
    
Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Academy 1.3 miles
    
Forest Hill School 1.7 miles
    
International Academy of Greenwich 1.7 miles
    
Prendergast School 1.7 miles
    
Harris Girls Academy Bromley 2 miles
    
Sydenham School 2.1 miles
    
Harris Academy Greenwich 2.4 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Torridon Road Medical Practice, approximately 730 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 Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Maxident Clinic, approximately 600 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 Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Lewisham Heather Close, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Thornsbeach Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 1HD. The nearest is Boots-Catford, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Boots-Catford 0.8 miles
Catford Specsavers 0.8 miles
Ronald Brown Opticians 0.8 miles
K Rowland Ltd 0.8 miles
Points Of View Opticians 0.9 miles
Grove Park opticians 1.4 miles
Eyeland Visioncare 1.6 miles
Specsavers Opticians 1.6 miles
Crofton Park Opticians 1.7 miles
Insight Opticians 1.7 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 SE6 1HD

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 20 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 68.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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