Area Information for Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ 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 64 property sales in Railway Terrace 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 Railway Terrace, Slough 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||4|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Railway Terrace, Slough contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 34% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||49|
|Rented: From Council||5|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||5|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||42|
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||36|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||27|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||22|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||32|
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 SL2 5GQ however is predominantly male (57%). 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 postcode SL2 5GQ 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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||94|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||19|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||17|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||35|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||35|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Railway Terrace, Slough 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 40% 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 (Railway Terrace, Slough), only 41% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.
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||1|
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 SL2 5GQ
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||63|
|Middle East or Asia||68|
|North America or Caribbean||5|
|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
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)||22|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||27|
|Looking After Home or Family||18|
|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||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||15|
|Accommodation and Food||22|
|Information and Communication||20|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||10|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||7|
|Public Administration and Defence||6|
|HealthInc. Social Work||17|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ is within the Wexham Lea / Central policing neighbourhood, under the Thames Valley Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2019, 253 crimes were reported within half a mile of SL2 5GQ.
|Crime:||Click here to view 253 crimes committed near Railway Terrace|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Wexham Lea / Central
Below are the details of the closest services to SL2 5GQ. 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 SL2 5GQ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest railway station is Slough, approximately 120 yards away.
|Windsor & Eton Riverside||2 miles|
|Langley (Berks)||2.1 miles|
|Windsor & Eton Central||2.2 miles|
|Burnham (Berks)||2.5 miles|
|West Drayton||5.1 miles|
|Heathrow Airport Terminal 5||5.2 miles|
|Heathrow Terminal 5||5.2 miles|
|Gerrards Cross||5.5 miles|
|Denham Golf Club||5.6 miles|
|Furze Platt||6.1 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest Tube station is Heathrow Terminal 5, approximately 5.2 miles away.
|Heathrow Terminal 5 Tube Station||5.2 miles|
|Uxbridge Tube Station||5.4 miles|
|Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Tube Station||6.6 miles|
|Hillingdon Tube Station||6.7 miles|
|Ickenham Tube Station||7.2 miles|
|Heathrow Terminal 4 Tube Station||7.3 miles|
|West Ruislip Tube Station||7.7 miles|
|Hatton Cross Tube Station||7.9 miles|
|Ruislip Tube Station||8.3 miles|
|Ruislip Gardens Tube Station||8.4 miles|
|Ruislip Manor Tube Station||8.7 miles|
|South Ruislip Tube Station||8.8 miles|
|Hounslow West Tube Station||9.2 miles|
|Eastcote Tube Station||9.4 miles|
|Northolt Tube Station||9.9 miles|
|Northwood Hills Tube Station||9.9 miles|
|Northwood Tube Station||9.9 miles|
|Hounslow Central Tube Station||11 miles|
|Rickmansworth Tube Station||11 miles|
|Chorleywood Tube Station||11 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is Iqra Slough Islamic Primary School, approximately 800 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Iqra Slough Islamic Primary School||800 yards|
|Willow Primary School||810 yards|
|James Elliman Academy||0.5 miles|
|St Mary's Church of England Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Khalsa Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St Ethelbert's Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles|
|The Godolphin Junior Academy||1.1 miles|
|Wexham Court Primary School||1.1 miles|
|Phoenix Infant Academy||1.2 miles|
|Montem Academy||1.2 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is St Joseph's Catholic High School, approximately half a mile away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Joseph's Catholic High School||half a mile||
|Lynch Hill Enterprise Academy||0.6 miles||
|Upton Court Grammar School||0.8 miles||
|Slough and Eton Church of England Business and Enterprise College||0.8 miles||
|St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School||0.8 miles||
|Herschel Grammar School||1 mile||
|Baylis Court School||1.2 miles||
|Eden Girls' School, Slough||1.2 miles||
|Wexham School||1.2 miles||
|Ditton Park Academy||1.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is Kumar Medical Centre, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Kumar Medical Centre||730 yards|
|Herschel Medical Centre||770 yards|
|The Bharani Medical Centre - Lansdowne Avenue||770 yards|
|Bharani Medical Centre - Burlington Avenue||840 yards|
|The Chapel Medical Centre||0.5 miles|
|Crosby House Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Slough Treatment, Advice & Recovery Team||0.6 miles|
|Wexham Road Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Dr Veena Sharma||0.6 miles|
|Ragstone Road Surgery||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is CHEUNG, Michael Yiu Hung, approximately 640 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|CHEUNG, Michael Yiu Hung||640 yards|
|Smile Dental Centre||690 yards|
|Acorn Dental Care||840 yards|
|BERKSHIRE CDS (Slough DAC)||0.5 miles|
|BERKSHIRE COMMUNITY DENTAL SERVICE||0.5 miles|
|PATEL, Mukeshchandra||0.5 miles|
|Windsor Road Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|WEXHAM ROAD DENTAL SURGERY LTD (Slough)||0.6 miles|
|Westwood Smile Care Ltd||1.2 miles|
|ABBEY DENTAL SURGERY LTD||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is Upton Hospital, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|Upton Hospital||0.5 miles|
|Wexham Park Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Spire Thames Valley Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Hrh Princess Christian's Hospital||2.5 miles|
|BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital||2.8 miles|
|King Edward Vii||2.9 miles|
|Prince Charles Eye Unit||2.9 miles|
|The Huntercombe Hospital Maidenhead||3 miles|
|Hillingdon Hospital||5.6 miles|
|The Riverside Centre||5.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Railway Terrace, Slough, SL2 5GQ. The nearest is Tesco Stores, approximately 210 yards away.
|Tesco Stores||210 yards|
|Vision Express (UK) Ltd||440 yards|
|Spectacle Express||510 yards|
|Thomas H Collison Ltd||560 yards|
|The Eye Centre||570 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||600 yards|
|Realeyes - The Eye Clinic||1.4 miles|
|Asda Opticians||1.7 miles|
|Keena Rakkado||2 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 SL2 5GQ
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 36 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||14.2Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||27.1Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||1.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||6.1Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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