Area Information for Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in December 1998. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
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 Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT:
|Maple Square, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5NY|
|Maple Square, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5HH|
|Sutton Road, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5EX|
|Browning Avenue, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5HF|
|Sutton Road, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5PF|
|Maple Square, Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5NZ|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SS2 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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
This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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||6|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Southend-On-Sea contains a higher than average level of social housing - 59% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||15|
|Rented: From Council||53|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||9|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||17|
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||3|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||14|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||11|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||26|
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 Rochford and Southend East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% 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 SS2 5BT 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
SS2 5BT and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 41% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.
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)||14|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||10|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||24|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||37|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||73|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 88% white.
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
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 SS2 5BT
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||12|
|Middle East or Asia||3|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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 Victoria ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 17% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.
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)||24|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||8|
|Looking After Home or Family||14|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||11|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||4|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||3|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||1|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||3|
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near SS2 5BT|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to SS2 5BT. 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 SS2 5BT.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest railway station is Prittlewell, approximately 640 yards away.
|Southend Victoria||800 yards|
|Southend Central||0.7 miles|
|Southend East||0.9 miles|
|Southend Airport||1.6 miles|
|Thorpe Bay||2 miles|
|Althorne (Essex)||7.1 miles|
|North Fambridge||7.2 miles|
|South Woodham Ferrers||8.5 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Bournemouth Park Academy, approximately 360 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Bournemouth Park Academy||360 yards||
|St Mary's, Prittlewell, CofE Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Porters Grange Primary School and Nursery||0.6 miles||
|Temple Sutton Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles||
|St Helen's Catholic Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Westborough Academy||0.8 miles||
|Milton Hall Primary School and Nursery||0.8 miles||
|Barons Court Primary School and Nursery||0.8 miles||
|Hamstel Infant School and Nursery||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Victory Park Academy, approximately 730 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Victory Park Academy||730 yards||
|Cecil Jones Academy||0.8 miles||
|Southend High School for Boys||1 mile||
|St Bernard's High School||1 mile||
|Chase High School||1.2 miles||
|Southend High School for Girls||1.3 miles||
|Southchurch High School||1.5 miles||
|St Thomas More High School||2.1 miles||
|Westcliff High School for Boys Academy||2.1 miles||
|Westcliff High School for Girls||2.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Sutton Road Surgery, approximately 550 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Sutton Road Surgery||550 yards|
|Queensway Surgery||690 yards|
|Sas Mid and South Essex Stp||770 yards|
|Warrior Square Surgery||0.5 miles|
|St. Luke's Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Southend Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Carnarvon Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Central Surgery - North Road Pcc||0.7 miles|
|West Road Surgery||0.7 miles|
|North Avenue Surgery||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Southend Orthodontics, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Southend Orthodontics||half a mile|
|Southend Dental Care||0.5 miles|
|Inspire Dental Eastwood Ltd||0.8 miles|
|Parmar Dental||0.8 miles|
|Westcliff Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|Crowstone Dental Centre Ltd||1.3 miles|
|N D Rankin and Associates Dental Surgery||1.4 miles|
|Rose Dental||1.5 miles|
|CANNELL PJ MR||1.9 miles|
|Smiles on Broadway||2.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Spire Wellesley Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Spire Wellesley Hospital||0.7 miles|
|BMI Southend Private Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Phoenix Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Southend Private Hospital||0.8 miles|
|Southend Hospital||1.3 miles|
|Rochford Community Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Rochford Hospital||2.6 miles|
|The Chartwell Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Chartwell Private Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Basildon Hospital - Dermatology Canvey Island||5.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Southend-On-Sea, SS2 5BT. The nearest is Queensway Eyecare, approximately 690 yards away.
|Queensway Eyecare||690 yards|
|Gill's Independent Eyecare||860 yards|
|Body Opticians Ltd||0.6 miles|
|Boots-Southend - High St||0.8 miles|
|Vision Express UK Limited||0.9 miles|
|Boots-Southend - The Royals||0.9 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.9 miles|
|Rose Opticians (Westcliff)||0.9 miles|
|Scrivens Opticians||1 mile|
|Scher & Ward||1.1 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.