Area Information for Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD

Swan Lane in Wickford is in the Eastern region of England. The postcode is within the Wickford North ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Rayleigh and Wickford. This page combines information for the address Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of SS11 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 SS11 7DD.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Basildon
Ward Wickford North
Constituency Rayleigh and Wickford
Region Eastern
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 Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD:

The Hastings, Wickford, SS11 7EQ
Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DB
Hereward Gardens, Wickford, SS11 7EG
Edward Gardens, Wickford, SS11 7EH
Jersey Gardens, Wickford, SS11 7AG
Jersey Gardens, Wickford, SS11 7AE

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SS11 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD 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 25 property sales in Swan Lane 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 Swan Lane, Wickford consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 69
Semi-Detached 53
Terraced 10
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4
Flat (Converted) 0
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 137
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 78
Owned with Mortgage 46
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 2
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 9
Rent Free 0
Total 135

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 29
Two People 68
Three People 13
Four People 17
Five People 7
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 135

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 24
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 26
C2 - Skilled manual workers 13
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 12
Total 75

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 Rayleigh and Wickford constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.

Gender
Male 162
Female 156
Total 318

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 10
5-7 6
8-9 5
10-14 13
15 2
16-17 9
18-19 7
20-24 16
25-29 14
30-44 49
45-59 68
60-64 20
65-74 57
75-84 33
85-89 7
90+ 2
Total 318

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SS11 7DD 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 71
Married 164
Divorced 21
Separated 3
Widowed 23
Same Sex 0
Total 282

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 133
Good 116
Fair 49
Bad 19
Very Bad 1
Total 318

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) 61
Apprenticeship 10
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 29
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 40
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 44
No GCSEs or Equivalent 81
Other 17
Total 282

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Swan Lane, Wickford) 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 100% 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 317
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Total 318

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 302
Wales 3
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 3
Other 6
Total 318

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 SS11 7DD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 278
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 3
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 33

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 226
No Religion 66
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 24
Total 318

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Wickford North ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 26% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 91
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 31
Self Employed 20
Unemployed 10
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 11
Retired 63
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 2
Total 240

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 12
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 17
RetailInc. Wholesale 19
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 6
Information and Communication 6
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 12
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 5
Public Administration and Defence 6
Education 15
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 146

Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD is within the Wickford North policing neighbourhood, under the Essex 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 Swan Lane
Neighbourhood Team Address Wickford North
Force Website: https://www.essex.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 SS11 7DD. 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 SS11 7DD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest railway station is Wickford, approximately 330 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Wickford 330 yards
Battlesbridge 2 miles
Rayleigh 3.9 miles
Pitsea 4 miles
South Woodham Ferrers 4.3 miles
Basildon 4.4 miles
Billericay 4.5 miles
Benfleet 5.3 miles
Laindon 5.4 miles
Hockley 6 miles
Ingatestone 6.8 miles
North Fambridge 7.2 miles
Leigh-on-Sea 7.3 miles
Rochford 8.1 miles
Stanford-le-Hope 8.3 miles
Shenfield 8.3 miles
Chalkwell 8.4 miles
West Horndon 8.5 miles
Southend Airport 8.5 miles
Chelmsford 8.6 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 2 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest Tube station is Upminster, approximately 13 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Upminster Tube Station 13 miles
Upminster Overground Station 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Wickford Primary School, approximately 590 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Wickford Primary School 590 yards
    
Runwell Community Primary School 690 yards
    
The Wickford Church of England School 810 yards
    
North Crescent Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Hilltop Infant School 0.8 miles
    
Hilltop Junior School 0.9 miles
    
Grange Primary School 1 mile
    
Oakfield Primary School 1 mile
    
Abacus Primary School 1.3 miles
    
Crays Hill Primary School 1.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Beauchamps High School, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Beauchamps High School 0.9 miles
    
The Bromfords School and Sixth Form College 1 mile
    
The Basildon Lower Academy 3.3 miles
    
The Basildon Upper Academy 3.5 miles
    
De La Salle School 3.5 miles  
The Sweyne Park School 3.6 miles
    
The Appleton School 3.9 miles
    
Mayflower High School 4.1 miles
    
The FitzWimarc School 4.3 miles
    
The Billericay School 4.4 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Swan Lane Surgery, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Swan Lane Surgery < 50 yards
Swanwood Partnership 530 yards
London Road Surgery 560 yards
Robert Frew Medical Centre 1.2 miles
Aryan Medical Centre 2.7 miles
Northlands Surgery 2.7 miles
Dr M Aslam's Practice 2.8 miles
Matching Green Surgery 2.9 miles
FRYERNS MEDICAL CENTRE 3 miles
Dr Aslam's Pratice 3.3 miles

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Cygnet Dental Practice, approximately 380 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 Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Basildon Hospital - Dermatology Benfleet, approximately 3.5 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Swan Lane, Wickford, SS11 7DD. The nearest is Premier Specs, approximately 640 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Premier Specs 640 yards
D I Glick 660 yards
Tesco Opticians 2.6 miles
Williams Optometrists 3.6 miles
Belson & Sons 3.7 miles
K J Green Opticians 3.7 miles
Tesco Opticians 3.9 miles
Kas Perfect Vision Ltd 3.9 miles
Weston Opticians Ltd 4.1 miles
Dollond & Aitchison 4.2 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 SS11 7DD

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 25 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 70.9Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 9.4Mbps
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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