Area Information for Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ

Cross Road in Uxbridge is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Uxbridge South ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Uxbridge and South Ruislip. This page combines information for the address Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ, 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 2UQ.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Hillingdon
Ward Uxbridge South
Constituency Uxbridge and South Ruislip
Region London
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 Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ:

Lawn Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2TS
Lynch Close, Uxbridge, UB8 2TG
The Lynch, Uxbridge, UB8 2TQ
Lawn Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2TJ
Lawn Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2TH
New Windsor Street, Uxbridge, UB8 2TU

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 Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ 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 43 property sales in Cross 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 6
Semi-Detached 29
Terraced 34
Flat (Purpose-Built) 62
Flat (Converted) 5
Total 136
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Cross Road, Uxbridge contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 36% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 27
Owned with Mortgage 45
Shared Ownership 2
Rented: From Council 7
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 47
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 3
Total 133

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 59
Two People 46
Three People 16
Four People 6
Five People 6
Six People 0
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 133

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 33
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 49
C2 - Skilled manual workers 19
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 9
Total 110

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 53% male.

Gender
Male 133
Female 120
Total 253

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 15
5-7 3
8-9 10
10-14 6
15 1
16-17 2
18-19 2
20-24 14
25-29 32
30-44 83
45-59 43
60-64 15
65-74 18
75-84 6
85-89 2
90+ 1
Total 253

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode UB8 2UQ 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 103
Married 78
Divorced 19
Separated 6
Widowed 10
Same Sex 2
Total 218

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 134
Good 92
Fair 21
Bad 3
Very Bad 3
Total 253

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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) 100
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 20
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 31
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 29
No GCSEs or Equivalent 22
Other 15
Total 218

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 72% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 181
Mixed Ethnicity 14
Indian 17
Bangladeshi 3
Chinese 2
Other Asian 8
Black African 15
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 9
Total 253

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Cross Road, Uxbridge), 60% 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 153
Wales 1
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 7
European Union 30
Other 56
Total 253

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 UB8 2UQ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 159
Republic of Ireland 9
Europe (including European Union) 36
African Countries 14
Middle East or Asia 18
North America or Caribbean 4
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 3
None 17

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 138
No Religion 70
Buddhist 0
Hindu 9
Jewish 0
Muslim 8
Sikh 2
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 24
Total 253

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Uxbridge South ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 57% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.

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 119
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 13
Self Employed 21
Unemployed 6
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 18
Retired 19
Looking After Home or Family 3
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 7
Other 3
Total 209

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 13
Construction 7
RetailInc. Wholesale 17
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 8
Information and Communication 12
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 8
Professional, Scientific and Technical 14
Administration 14
Public Administration and Defence 9
Education 21
HealthInc. Social Work 22
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 160

Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ is within the Uxbridge Town Centre policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2021, 307 crimes were reported within half a mile of UB8 2UQ.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 307 crimes committed near Cross Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Uxbridge Town Centre
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/hillingdon/uxbridge-town-centre/

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 UB8 2UQ. 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 2UQ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest railway station is Denham, approximately 2.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Denham 2.4 miles
West Drayton 2.5 miles
West Ruislip 2.6 miles
Iver 2.8 miles
Denham Golf Club 2.8 miles
Langley (Berks) 3.6 miles
South Ruislip 3.7 miles
Hayes & Harlington 4 miles
Gerrards Cross 4.3 miles
Slough 5.2 miles
Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 (Rail Station Only) 5.2 miles
Heathrow Terminal 5 (Rail Station Only) 5.2 miles
Southall 5.3 miles
Northolt Park 5.4 miles
Greenford 6 miles
Datchet 6 miles
Sunnymeads 6.2 miles
Heathrow Terminal 4 (Rail Station Only) 6.3 miles
South Greenford 6.4 miles
Sudbury Hill Harrow 6.4 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest Tube station is Uxbridge, approximately 430 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is St Mary's Catholic Primary School, approximately 350 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Mary's Catholic Primary School 350 yards
    
St Andrew's C of E Primary School 740 yards
    
Whitehall Infant School 760 yards
    
Whitehall Junior School 760 yards
    
Hermitage Primary School 860 yards  
John Locke Academy 0.6 miles
    
Cowley St Laurence CofE Primary School 1.4 miles
    
St Bernadette Catholic Primary School 1.4 miles
    
Oak Farm Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Iver Heath Infant School and Nursery 1.7 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is West Middlesex College, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
West Middlesex College 0.6 miles  
Uxbridge High School 0.8 miles
    
Vyners School 1.3 miles
    
Bishopshalt School 1.4 miles
    
St Helen's College 1.4 miles  
Oak Wood School 1.7 miles  
Swakeleys School for Girls 1.7 miles
    
The Douay Martyrs Catholic School 1.9 miles
    
Park Academy West London 2.1 miles
    
De Salis Studio College 2.2 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is The Belmont Medical Centre, approximately 520 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 Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is Hollis Dental Practice, approximately 220 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 Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is The Riverside Centre, approximately 1.7 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Cross Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2UQ. The nearest is Optical Express, approximately 180 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Optical Express 180 yards
Boots-Uxbridge - Market Sq 210 yards
Specsavers Opticians 210 yards
Vision Express (UK) Ltd 210 yards
Mills Optometrists 220 yards
S H Harrold (1937) Ltd 340 yards
C R Turner 390 yards
Opticial Express 390 yards
Boots-Uxbridge - Chimes Centre 510 yards
Eyewise Opticians 1.5 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 2UQ

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 17 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 75.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 331Mbps
Average Upload Speed 12.8Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 36Mbps
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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