Area Information for Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX

Padonhill in Sunderland is in the North East region of England. The postcode is within the Doxford ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Houghton and Sunderland South. This page combines information for the address Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of SR3 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 SR3 2RX.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Sunderland
Ward Doxford
Constituency Houghton and Sunderland South
Region North East
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 Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX:

Lofthill, Sunderland, SR3 2RT
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Maree Close, Sunderland, SR3 2QZ
Moorside Road, Sunderland, SR3 2SW
Melvaig Close, Sunderland, SR3 2QX
Maltby Close, Sunderland, SR3 2QR

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SR3 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX 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 23 property sales in Padonhill 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 Padonhill, Sunderland 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 Types
Detached 4
Semi-Detached 3
Terraced 1
Flat (Purpose-Built) 106
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 114
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Padonhill, Sunderland contains a higher than average level of social housing - 68% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 2
Owned with Mortgage 20
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 3
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 74
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 3
Total 113

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 76
Two People 26
Three People 5
Four People 5
Five People 1
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 113

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 11
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 36
Total 101

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 Houghton and Sunderland South constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Gender
Male 79
Female 89
Total 168

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 4
5-7 4
8-9 2
10-14 11
15 0
16-17 1
18-19 3
20-24 15
25-29 12
30-44 54
45-59 41
60-64 7
65-74 6
75-84 7
85-89 0
90+ 1
Total 168

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SR3 2RX 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 80
Married 20
Divorced 33
Separated 4
Widowed 10
Same Sex 0
Total 147

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 Doxford ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (70%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.

Health
Very Good 60
Good 57
Fair 32
Bad 13
Very Bad 6
Total 168

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) 26
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 23
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 20
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 33
No GCSEs or Equivalent 38
Other 2
Total 147

Ethnic Group Embed This

Padonhill, Sunderland 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.

Ethnic Group
White 168
Total 168

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
England 165
Wales 0
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 0
Other 2
Total 168

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 SR3 2RX

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 122
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 46

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 100
No Religion 51
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 16
Total 168

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 60
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 17
Self Employed 6
Unemployed 16
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 4
Retired 9
Looking After Home or Family 6
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 19
Other 2
Total 139

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 6
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 5
RetailInc. Wholesale 12
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 5
Information and Communication 5
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 3
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 8
HealthInc. Social Work 9
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 5
Total 85

Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX is within the Sunderland West policing neighbourhood, under the Northumbria Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Padonhill
Neighbourhood Team Address Sunderland West
Farringdon Hall Police Station
Primate Road
Sunderland
SR3 1TQ
Force Website: http://www.northumbria.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 SR3 2RX. 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 SR3 2RX.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 10 closest railway stations to Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest railway station is Sunderland, approximately 3.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Sunderland 3.2 miles
Seaham 3.7 miles
Chester-le-Street 6.3 miles
Heworth 8 miles
Horden 8.6 miles
Durham 8.7 miles
Manors 11 miles
Dunston 11 miles
Newcastle 11 miles
MetroCentre 12 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is Benedict Biscop Church of England Academy, approximately 370 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Benedict Biscop Church of England Academy 370 yards
    
Mill Hill Primary School 0.6 miles
    
East Herrington Primary Academy 0.8 miles
    
Farringdon Academy 0.8 miles
    
New Silksworth Academy Infant 1 mile
    
New Silksworth Academy Junior 1 mile
    
St Leonard's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Hasting Hill Academy 1.2 miles
    
Thorney Close Primary School 1.3 miles
    
Plains Farm Academy 1.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is Farringdon Community Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Farringdon Community Academy 0.6 miles
    
Venerable Bede Church of England Academy 1.4 miles
    
Sandhill View Academy 1.6 miles
    
St Aidan's Catholic Academy 2.3 miles
    
Thornhill Academy 2.5 miles
    
Southmoor Academy 2.5 miles
    
St Anthony's Girls' Catholic Academy 2.7 miles
    
Kepier 2.7 miles
    
Seaham High School 2.8 miles
    
Hetton School 3.6 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is Joshi Na, approximately 0.7 miles 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 Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is Westmount Dental Surgery @ High Barnes, approximately 2.2 miles 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 Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is Cherry Knowle Hospital, approximately 2 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Padonhill, Sunderland, SR3 2RX. The nearest is See Optical company LLP, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
See Optical company LLP 1.4 miles
Optica Eye Clinic Limited 2.3 miles
Andersons Opticians 2.5 miles
Buckingham & Hickson 2.5 miles
Concept Eye Clinic 2.9 miles
Sight Ltd 2.9 miles
Mr A W Winlow 3 miles
Concept Eye Clinic 3.1 miles
K B & R L Gardner 3.1 miles
Vision Express 3.1 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 SR3 2RX

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 17 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 65.7Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.2Mbps
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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