Area Information for Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG

This postcode in Toys Hill is in the South East region of England. The postcode is within the Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Sevenoaks. This page combines information for the address Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of TN16 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 TN16 1QG.

Basic Information

Area Type Village
Local Authority Sevenoaks
Ward Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge
Constituency Sevenoaks
Region South 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 Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG:

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Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about TN16 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG 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 9 property sales in TN16 1QG 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 Toys Hill, Westerham 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 93
Semi-Detached 25
Terraced 16
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2
Flat (Converted) 13
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 150
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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 72
Owned with Mortgage 38
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 14
Rented: Other 6
Rent Free 3
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 23
Two People 59
Three People 21
Four People 26
Five People 5
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 50
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 36
C2 - Skilled manual workers 9
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 7
Total 102

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 Sevenoaks constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.

Gender
Male 170
Female 169
Total 339

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 31
5-7 7
8-9 8
10-14 23
15 2
16-17 8
18-19 2
20-24 16
25-29 9
30-44 63
45-59 83
60-64 38
65-74 28
75-84 18
85-89 1
90+ 2
Total 339

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode TN16 1QG 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 54
Married 176
Divorced 18
Separated 6
Widowed 14
Same Sex 0
Total 268

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.

This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 94% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.

Health
Very Good 221
Good 97
Fair 15
Bad 5
Very Bad 1
Total 339

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

TN16 1QG and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 51% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to 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) 136
Apprenticeship 4
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 37
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 44
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 16
No GCSEs or Equivalent 25
Other 6
Total 268

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Toys Hill, Westerham) 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 99% 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 335
Mixed Ethnicity 3
Indian 1
Total 339

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 296
Wales 8
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 7
Other 22
Total 339

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to TN16 1QG

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 318
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 8
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 6
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 11

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 231
No Religion 83
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 1
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 24
Total 339

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 16% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

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 85
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 33
Self Employed 39
Unemployed 7
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 10
Retired 47
Looking After Home or Family 20
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1
Other 5
Total 247

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 4
Manufacturing 7
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 14
RetailInc. Wholesale 10
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 6
Accommodation and Food 4
Information and Communication 8
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 24
Real Estate 10
Professional, Scientific and Technical 23
Administration 7
Public Administration and Defence 4
Education 16
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 160

Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG is within the Sevenoaks - Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge policing neighbourhood, under the Kent 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 TN16 1QG
Neighbourhood Team Address Sevenoaks - Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge
Argyle Road
Sevenoaks
TN13 1HG
Force Website: https://www.kent.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 Toys Hill. 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 TN16 1QG.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest railway station is Edenbridge(Kent), approximately 3.1 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Edenbridge(Kent) 3.1 miles
Edenbridge Town 3.4 miles
Sevenoaks 4.1 miles
Hurst Green 4.3 miles
Hever 4.3 miles
Penshurst 4.4 miles
Dunton Green 4.6 miles
Oxted 4.8 miles
Bat & Ball 5 miles
Hildenborough 5.7 miles
Leigh (Kent) 5.8 miles
Cowden (Kent) 6.1 miles
Otford 6.2 miles
Lingfield 6.7 miles
Godstone 6.9 miles
Shoreham (Kent) 7.1 miles
Knockholt 7.1 miles
Kemsing 7.2 miles
Woldingham 7.5 miles
Dormans 7.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Ide Hill Church of England Primary School, approximately 1 mile away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Knole Academy, approximately 4.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Knole Academy 4.6 miles
    
Oxted School 4.7 miles
    
Trinity School 5.4 miles
    
Charles Darwin School 5.5 miles
    
Meridian High School 7.7 miles
    
The Hayesbrook School 7.8 miles
    
The Judd School 7.9 miles
    
Hugh Christie School 8 miles
    
Tonbridge Grammar School 8.4 miles
    
Hillview School for Girls 8.7 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Westerham Practice, approximately 2.1 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 Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Southview Dental Centre, approximately 3.4 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 8 closest hospitals to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Edenbridge War Memorial Hospital, approximately 4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Toys Hill, Westerham, TN16 1QG. The nearest is Westerham Eye Care, approximately 2.2 miles away.

* 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 TN16 1QG

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 3 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 11.9Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 40Mbps
Average Upload Speed 2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 10Mbps
Superfast 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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