Area Information for Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX

Kirkacre Avenue in Newton-Le-Willows is in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Newton ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of St Helens North. This page combines information for the address Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of WA12 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 WA12 8SX.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority St. Helens
Ward Newton
Constituency St Helens North
Region North 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 Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX:

Heywood Close, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8ST
Conroy Way, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SR
Hey Lock Close, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SU
Tyrer Road, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SP
Wargrave Road, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8TA
Linear View, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SS

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about WA12 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX 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 10 property sales in Kirkacre Avenue 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 Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows 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 74
Semi-Detached 10
Terraced 49
Flat (Purpose-Built) 13
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 148
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repaid through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 53% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 28
Owned with Mortgage 77
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 9
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 23
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 5
Rent Free 2
Total 144

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 38
Two People 40
Three People 27
Four People 30
Five People 6
Six People 3
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 144

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 18
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 36
C2 - Skilled manual workers 44
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 26
Total 124

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 St Helens North constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.

Gender
Male 183
Female 184
Total 367

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 11
5-7 11
8-9 12
10-14 22
15 10
16-17 8
18-19 20
20-24 26
25-29 12
30-44 84
45-59 101
60-64 20
65-74 19
75-84 9
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 367

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode WA12 8SX 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 101
Married 141
Divorced 35
Separated 12
Widowed 12
Same Sex 0
Total 301

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 200
Good 103
Fair 45
Bad 17
Very Bad 2
Total 367

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) 62
Apprenticeship 18
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 51
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 61
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 44
No GCSEs or Equivalent 57
Other 8
Total 301

Ethnic Group Embed This

This address (Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows) 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 358
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 3
Black Caribbean 1
Total 367

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 351
Wales 2
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 2
Other 4
Total 367

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 WA12 8SX

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 310
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 1
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 54

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 300
No Religion 47
Buddhist 0
Hindu 1
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 17
Total 367

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Newton ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 51% 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 149
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 35
Self Employed 13
Unemployed 19
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 23
Retired 31
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 14
Other 1
Total 290

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 2
Manufacturing 20
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 18
RetailInc. Wholesale 32
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 24
Accommodation and Food 7
Information and Communication 7
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 10
Administration 7
Public Administration and Defence 9
Education 22
HealthInc. Social Work 28
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 207

Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX is within the St Helens Community Police Team policing neighbourhood, under the Merseyside 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 Kirkacre Avenue
Neighbourhood Team Address St Helens Community Police Team
College Street
St Helens
WA10 1TG
Force Website: http://www.merseyside.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 WA12 8SX. 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 WA12 8SX.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest railway station is Earlestown, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Earlestown 0.8 miles
Newton-le-Willows 1.1 miles
St Helens Junction 3 miles
Warrington West 3.3 miles
Sankey for Penketh 3.4 miles
Warrington Central 3.7 miles
Padgate 3.8 miles
Garswood 3.8 miles
Warrington Bank Quay 3.9 miles
Lea Green 4 miles
Bryn 4.2 miles
St Helens Central 4.3 miles
Birchwood 4.6 miles
Thatto Heath 5.4 miles
Rainhill 5.9 miles
Widnes 6.1 miles
Eccleston Park 6.3 miles
Pemberton 6.5 miles
Ince (Manchester) 6.9 miles
Glazebrook 7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Wargrave CofE Primary School, approximately 720 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Wargrave CofE Primary School 720 yards
    
Newton-le-Willows Primary School 1 mile
    
St Mary's Catholic Junior School 1 mile
    
The District CofE Primary School 1.1 miles
    
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 1.1 miles
    
St Peter's CofE Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Burtonwood Community Primary School 1.3 miles
    
St Paul of the Cross Catholic Primary School 1.4 miles
    
Winwick CofE Primary School 1.5 miles
    
Lyme Community Primary School 1.5 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Hope Academy, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Hope Academy 1.5 miles
    
Haydock High School 2.7 miles
    
Beamont Collegiate Academy 2.8 miles
    
The Byrchall High School 2.9 miles
    
St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield 3 miles
    
St Cuthbert's Catholic High School 3 miles
    
Great Sankey High School 3.1 miles
    
Golborne High School 3.3 miles
    
St Gregory's Catholic High School 3.4 miles
    
Padgate Academy 3.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Newton Community Hospital Practice, approximately 860 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 Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Newton Dental Practice, approximately 0.9 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 10 closest hospitals to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Newton Community Hospital, approximately 860 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Kirkacre Avenue, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8SX. The nearest is Total Eyecare, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Total Eyecare 0.9 miles
Roberts Opticians 0.9 miles
Crompton & Gilmore Opticians 1 mile
Specs 2U 1.6 miles
Asda Opticians (Westbrook) 2.2 miles
Costco Wholesale UK Limited 2.7 miles
Crompton Opticians 2.8 miles
Makerfield Eye Centre 3.2 miles
Bowen & Leeming 3.2 miles
Gore & Hepworth 3.3 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 WA12 8SX

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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 139.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 345Mbps
Average Upload Speed 17.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 34Mbps
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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