Area Information for Ashford, TN24 8AF
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in September 2007. 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 Ashford, TN24 8AF:
|Town Farm Place, Ashford, TN24 8ER|
|Essella Road, Ashford, TN24 8AL|
|Mabledon Avenue, Ashford, TN24 8BN|
|Birling Road, Ashford, TN24 8BQ|
|Mabledon Avenue, Ashford, TN24 8BL|
|Essella Road, Ashford, TN24 8AJ|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about TN24 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Ashford, TN24 8AF 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
The area containing Ashford consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 Ashford contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 28% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||51|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||28|
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||12|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||21|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||36|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||24|
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 Ashford constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% 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 TN24 8AF 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
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||50|
|2+ A Levels||29|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||50|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 84% 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||0|
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 TN24 8AF
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||10|
|Middle East or Asia||30|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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 Stour ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 18% 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)||40|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||15|
|Looking After Home or Family||9|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||7|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||3|
|Accommodation and Food||15|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||8|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||27|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||11|
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near TN24 8AF|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Ashford - Stour
Below are the details of the closest services to TN24 8AF. 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 TN24 8AF.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 17 closest railway stations to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest railway station is Ashford International, approximately 760 yards away.
|Ashford International||760 yards|
|Ham Street||5.2 miles|
|Charing (Kent)||6.2 miles|
|Appledore (Kent)||8 miles|
|Folkestone West||13 miles|
|Canterbury East||13 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is East Stour Primary School, approximately 0.7 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|East Stour Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Victoria Road Primary School||0.7 miles|
|Willesborough Junior School||0.8 miles|
|Willesborough Infant School||0.8 miles|
|Chilmington Green Primary School||1.1 miles|
|St Simon of England Roman Catholic Primary School, Ashford||1.1 miles|
|Ashford, St Mary's Church of England Primary School||1.2 miles|
|Ashford Oaks Community Primary School||1.2 miles|
|St Teresa's Catholic Primary School||1.3 miles|
|Finberry Primary School||1.5 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 8 closest secondary schools to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is The North School, approximately 410 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The North School||410 yards||
|The Norton Knatchbull School||860 yards||
|Highworth Grammar School||1.3 miles||
|Towers School and Sixth Form Centre||2.3 miles||
|Wye School||3.9 miles||
|Brockhill Park Performing Arts College||8.8 miles||
|Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre||9.4 miles||
|The Lenham School||11 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is Sydenham House Medical Centre, approximately 780 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Sydenham House Medical Centre||780 yards|
|Willesborough Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Musgrove Park Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Hollington Surgery||0.9 miles|
|New Hayesbank Surgery||1.2 miles|
|South Ashford Medics||1.3 miles|
|Dr A Naky & Partners||1.7 miles|
|Kingsnorth Medical Practice||1.8 miles|
|Singleton Health Centre||2 miles|
|Wye Surgery||3.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is M P Jones, approximately 670 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|M P Jones||670 yards|
|Leafield Dental Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Oradent Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|mydentist, Elwick Road, Ashford||0.8 miles|
|Wolseley Place Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|Ashford Dental Care Centre||0.9 miles|
|The Orthodontic Practice||0.9 miles|
|Welldene Dental Clinic||1 mile|
|Beaconsfield Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Singleton Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
Listed here are the 2 closest hospitals to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is One Ashford Hospital, approximately 1.2 miles away.
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Ashford, TN24 8AF. The nearest is Brownbills, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|I-Zone Eyewear||0.8 miles|
|Boots-Ashford - High St||0.8 miles|
|Vision Express (Ashford)||0.8 miles|
|Cargills (Ashford)||0.8 miles|
|Specsavers (Ashford)||0.9 miles|
|Boots-Ashford - Park Mall||0.9 miles|
|Tesco Opticians (Ashford)||1.3 miles|
|LansEyecare Limited||2.3 miles|
|David Snow Opticians||9.8 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.