Area Information for West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR 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.
Using this Information Commercially
We have found 10 property sales in West Way 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 West Way, Stafford 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing West Way, Stafford contains a higher than average level of social housing - 73% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||22|
|Rented: From Council||32|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||70|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||3|
Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top
Social Grade Embed This
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||7|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||30|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||21|
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 Stafford constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.
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Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode ST17 9XR 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.
Health Embed This Back to Top
However, this area of the Highfields & Western Downs ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (62%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
West Way and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 42% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||21|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||13|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||35|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||43|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||89|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 89% white.
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||3|
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 ST17 9XR
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||8|
|Middle East or Asia||0|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|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.
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This address within the Highfields & Western Downs ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 21% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||31|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||14|
|Looking After Home or Family||9|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||27|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||11|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||7|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR is within the Stafford South policing neighbourhood, under the Staffordshire Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near West Way|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to ST17 9XR. 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 ST17 9XR.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 15 closest railway stations to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest railway station is Stafford, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Norton Bridge||5.9 miles|
|Stone (Staffs)||8.2 miles|
|Rugeley Town||8.3 miles|
|Rugeley Trent Valley||8.4 miles|
|Bloxwich North||13 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is Blessed Mother Teresa's Catholic Primary School, approximately 130 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Blessed Mother Teresa's Catholic Primary School||130 yards||
|Rowley Park Primary Academy||230 yards||
|Castlechurch Primary School||680 yards||
|Burton Manor Primary School||850 yards||
|Flash Ley Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Silkmore Primary Academy||0.8 miles||
|St Paul's CofE (C) Primary School||0.9 miles||
|St Austin's Catholic Primary School||1 mile||
|St Leonard's Primary School||1.6 miles||
|Doxey Primary and Nursery School||1.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is King Edward VI High School, approximately 700 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|King Edward VI High School||700 yards||
|Stafford Manor High School||0.6 miles||
|Blessed William Howard Catholic School||0.6 miles||
|Bailey Street Alternative Provision Academy||0.9 miles||
|Walton High School||2.4 miles||
|Sir Graham Balfour High School||2.6 miles||
|The Weston Road Academy||2.7 miles||
|Wolgarston High School||4.9 miles||
|The Rural Enterprise Academy||6.1 miles||
|Staffordshire University Academy||7.1 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is John Amery Drive Surgery, approximately 620 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|John Amery Drive Surgery||620 yards|
|Rising Brook||680 yards|
|Castlefields Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Wolverhampton Road Surgery||1 mile|
|Mill Bank Surgery||1 mile|
|Weeping Cross Health Centre||2.1 miles|
|Stafford Health and Wellbeing||2.1 miles|
|Holmcroft Surgery||2.2 miles|
|Beaconside Health Centre||2.3 miles|
|Penkridge Medical Practice||4.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is Damira Hillcrest Dental Practice, approximately 320 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Damira Hillcrest Dental Practice||320 yards|
|Castle Way Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|Bupa Dental Care, Stafford||0.9 miles|
|Mr C N Grocott & Mr D Vlok||0.9 miles|
|Simpson and Goodwin Stafford Dental Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Church Lane Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|St Mary’s Place Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|Dental Access Centre||1.1 miles|
|Oriel Dental Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Stafford Dental Centre||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 9 closest hospitals to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is Rowley Hall Hospital, approximately 470 yards away.
|Rowley Hall Hospital||470 yards|
|Stafford General Infirmary||1.4 miles|
|St George's||1.5 miles|
|County Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Stafford Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Cannock Chase Hospital - Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent Partnership NHS Trust||7.9 miles|
|Cannock Chase Hospital||7.9 miles|
|Cannock Hospital||7.9 miles|
|The Huntercombe Hospital Stafford||8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to West Way, Stafford, ST17 9XR. The nearest is Webb & Lucas, approximately 1 mile away.
|Webb & Lucas||1 mile|
|The Eye Works||1.1 miles|
|Eye Works||1.1 miles|
|Vision Express Opticians||1.2 miles|
|Goodwin & Edge Ltd, T/A Mincher-Lockett Optometric Group||1.2 miles|
|Boots-Stafford - Goalgate St||1.2 miles|
|Direct Specs||1.2 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.3 miles|
|Asda Opticians||1.3 miles|
|Carolyn Parker Optometrist (owned by Terry & Associates Ltd)||4.5 miles|
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Broadband in ST17 9XR
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 6 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||75.1Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||203Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||15Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||21Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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