Area Information for Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ

Victoria Road in Dartmouth is in the South West region of England. The postcode is within the Dartmouth & East Dart ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Totnes. This page combines information for the address Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of TQ6 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 TQ6 9DZ.

Basic Information

Area Type Small Town or Fringe Area
Local Authority South Hams
Ward Dartmouth & East Dart
Constituency Totnes
Region South West
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 Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ:

Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DY
Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9EA
Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DX
Ford Valley, Dartmouth, TQ6 9ED
Ford, Dartmouth, TQ6 9EB
Ferndale, Dartmouth, TQ6 9QU

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about TQ6 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ 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 13 property sales in Victoria Road 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 Victoria Road, Dartmouth consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 11
Semi-Detached 24
Terraced 79
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4
Flat (Converted) 12
Total 130
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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 53
Owned with Mortgage 33
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 3
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 11
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 2
Total 106

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 44
Two People 41
Three People 14
Four People 6
Five People 0
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 106

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 15
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 28
C2 - Skilled manual workers 9
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 14
Total 66

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 Totnes constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Gender
Male 95
Female 103
Total 198

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 6
5-7 5
8-9 2
10-14 7
15 2
16-17 2
18-19 3
20-24 9
25-29 4
30-44 20
45-59 57
60-64 25
65-74 42
75-84 12
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 198

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode TQ6 9DZ 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 28
Married 98
Divorced 33
Separated 3
Widowed 13
Same Sex 1
Total 176

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 85
Good 81
Fair 23
Bad 8
Very Bad 1
Total 198

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) 59
Apprenticeship 8
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 15
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 29
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 20
No GCSEs or Equivalent 33
Other 12
Total 176

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Victoria Road, Dartmouth) 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 98% 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 195
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Other 2
Total 198

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 165
Wales 6
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 8
Other 12
Total 198

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 TQ6 9DZ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 157
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 5
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 32

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 107
No Religion 71
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 18
Total 198

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Dartmouth & East Dart ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 22% 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 49
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 20
Self Employed 35
Unemployed 1
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 5
Retired 45
Looking After Home or Family 3
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 2
Other 2
Total 162

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 10
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 4
RetailInc. Wholesale 12
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 6
Accommodation and Food 16
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 3
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 9
HealthInc. Social Work 15
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 105

Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ is within the Dartmouth Town policing neighbourhood, under the Devon & Cornwall 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 Victoria Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Dartmouth Town
Devon & Cornwall Police
Torquay Police Station
South Street
Torquay
TQ2 5AH
Force Website: http://www.devon-cornwall.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 TQ6 9DZ. 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 TQ6 9DZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 5 closest railway stations to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest railway station is Paignton, approximately 5.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Paignton 5.9 miles
Totnes 7.4 miles
Torquay 7.9 miles
Torre 8.7 miles
Newton Abbot 13 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is St John the Baptist Roman Catholic Primary School, Dartmouth, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 5 closest secondary schools to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is Churston Ferrers Grammar School Academy, approximately 3.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Churston Ferrers Grammar School Academy 3.4 miles
    
Brixham College 4.5 miles
    
Paignton Academy 5.5 miles
    
King Edward VI Community College 7.7 miles
    
Kingsbridge Academy 9.9 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is Dartmouth Medical Practice, approximately 450 yards 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 Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is Dartmouth 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 7 closest hospitals to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is Brixham Hospital - Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust, approximately 4.2 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Victoria Road, Dartmouth, TQ6 9DZ. The nearest is Vision Express Ltd, approximately 630 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Vision Express Ltd 630 yards
Dart Optical 660 yards
Peters & Sumray Opticians 4.3 miles
Hunts Opticians 4.3 miles
Specsavers Brixham 4.4 miles
Spex 4.4 miles
Martin Edwards 5 miles
Boots-Paignton 6 miles
Specsavers Opticians 6 miles
Baker A R 6 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 TQ6 9DZ

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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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 41.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 70.5Mbps
Average Upload Speed 11Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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