Area Information for The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR

The Greenway in Uxbridge is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Brunel ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Uxbridge and South Ruislip. This page combines information for the address The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of UB8 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 UB8 2PR.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Hillingdon
Ward Brunel
Constituency Uxbridge and South Ruislip
Region London
Country England

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The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PN

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about UB8 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR 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 33 property sales in The Greenway 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 The Greenway, Uxbridge 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 Types
Detached 14
Semi-Detached 23
Terraced 14
Flat (Purpose-Built) 86
Flat (Converted) 21
Residence in Commercial Building 4
Total 162
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The area containing The Greenway, Uxbridge contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 42% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 33
Owned with Mortgage 48
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 3
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 61
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 1
Total 152

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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 52
Two People 54
Three People 21
Four People 17
Five People 6
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 152

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 32
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 61
C2 - Skilled manual workers 17
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 25
Total 135

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 Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Male 161
Female 172
Total 333

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 30
5-7 7
8-9 6
10-14 11
15 0
16-17 6
18-19 17
20-24 48
25-29 36
30-44 91
45-59 48
60-64 11
65-74 7
75-84 9
85-89 4
90+ 2
Total 333

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode UB8 2PR 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 142
Married 88
Divorced 28
Separated 8
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 279

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.

Very Good 183
Good 105
Fair 37
Bad 3
Very Bad 5
Total 333

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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) 108
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 51
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 24
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 30
No GCSEs or Equivalent 36
Other 25
Total 279

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The Greenway, Uxbridge can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 60% 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 201
Mixed Ethnicity 8
Indian 38
Pakistani 6
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 11
Other Asian 11
Black African 14
Black Caribbean 3
Other Black/African/Caribbean 10
Other 27
Total 333

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (The Greenway, Uxbridge), 63% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.

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 211
Wales 4
Scotland 2
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 5
European Union 27
Other 84
Total 333

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to UB8 2PR

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 227
Republic of Ireland 6
Europe (including European Union) 37
African Countries 6
Middle East or Asia 31
North America or Caribbean 5
Central America 0
South America 3
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 27

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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.

Christian 143
No Religion 84
Buddhist 2
Hindu 12
Jewish 0
Muslim 54
Sikh 14
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 23
Total 333

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Brunel ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 22% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.

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 113
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 27
Self Employed 27
Unemployed 9
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 57
Retired 14
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 5
Other 4
Total 264

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This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Manufacturing 16
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Construction 16
RetailInc. Wholesale 33
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 13
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 13
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 7
Public Administration and Defence 6
Education 20
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 11
Total 184

The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR is within the Brunel policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2021, 84 crimes were reported within half a mile of UB8 2PR.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 84 crimes committed near The Greenway
Neighbourhood Team Address Brunel

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Below are the details of the closest services to UB8 2PR. 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 UB8 2PR.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest railway station is West Drayton, approximately 1.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
West Drayton 1.9 miles
Iver 2.5 miles
West Ruislip 2.7 miles
Denham 3.1 miles
Hayes & Harlington 3.3 miles
South Ruislip 3.4 miles
Denham Golf Club 3.6 miles
Langley (Berks) 3.6 miles
Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 (Rail Station Only) 4.6 miles
Southall 4.6 miles
Heathrow Terminal 5 (Rail Station Only) 4.7 miles
Gerrards Cross 5 miles
Northolt Park 5.1 miles
Slough 5.4 miles
Greenford 5.5 miles
Heathrow Terminal 4 (Rail Station Only) 5.6 miles
South Greenford 5.9 miles
Datchet 5.9 miles
Sunnymeads 6 miles
Hanwell 6 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest Tube station is Uxbridge, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is John Locke Academy, approximately 530 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
John Locke Academy 530 yards
St Andrew's C of E Primary School 660 yards
Whitehall Infant School 700 yards
Whitehall Junior School 700 yards
St Mary's Catholic Primary School 0.7 miles
Cowley St Laurence CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
Hermitage Primary School 0.8 miles  
St Bernadette Catholic Primary School 1 mile
Hillingdon Primary School 1 mile
Oak Farm Primary School 1.2 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is Uxbridge High School, approximately 60 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Uxbridge High School 60 yards
Bishopshalt School 0.7 miles
West Middlesex College 0.9 miles  
St Helen's College 1.1 miles  
Oak Wood School 1.1 miles
Swakeleys School for Girls 1.2 miles
Park Academy West London 1.4 miles
Vyners School 1.5 miles
De Salis Studio College 1.6 miles
Hewens College 1.6 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is Brunel Medical Centre, approximately 560 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 The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is The Orthodontic Practice, approximately 390 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 10 closest hospitals to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is Hillingdon Hospital, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to The Greenway, Uxbridge, UB8 2PR. The nearest is Boots-Uxbridge - Chimes Centre, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Boots-Uxbridge - Chimes Centre 0.6 miles
C R Turner 0.6 miles
Opticial Express 0.6 miles
Optical Express 0.6 miles
Mills Optometrists 0.6 miles
Boots-Uxbridge - Market Sq 0.7 miles
Specsavers Opticians 0.8 miles
Vision Express (UK) Ltd 0.8 miles
S H Harrold (1937) Ltd 0.8 miles
Kaleyes Opticians 1.2 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 UB8 2PR

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 19 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 66.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 205Mbps
Average Upload Speed 13.3Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 21Mbps
Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet 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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