Area Information for Dewsbury, WF13 1XN
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in June 1998. 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 Dewsbury, WF13 1XN:
|Crackenedge Lane, Dewsbury, WF13 1RB|
|Sharp Street, Dewsbury, WF13 1QZ|
|Crackenedge Lane, Dewsbury, WF13 1RE|
|Battye Street, Dewsbury, WF13 1PW|
|Crackenedge Lane, Dewsbury, WF13 1QY|
|County Workshops, Wood Street, Dewsbury, WF13 1QU|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about WF13 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Dewsbury, WF13 1XN 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
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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||17|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Dewsbury contains a higher than average level of social housing - 34% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||26|
|Rented: From Council||9|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||33|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||32|
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||4|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||19|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||20|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||68|
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 Dewsbury constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around WF13 1XN has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 28% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode WF13 1XN 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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||17|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||21|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||27|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||44|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||71|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Dewsbury 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 37% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Dewsbury), 68% 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|
|Republic of Ireland||2|
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 WF13 1XN
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||12|
|Middle East or Asia||14|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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
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)||24|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||17|
|Looking After Home or Family||28|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||13|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||21|
|Accommodation and Food||15|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||4|
|HealthInc. Social Work||5|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||6|
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near WF13 1XN|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to WF13 1XN. 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 WF13 1XN.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest railway station is Dewsbury, approximately 490 yards away.
|Wakefield Westgate||5.1 miles|
|Wakefield Kirkgate||5.8 miles|
|Sandal & Agbrigg||6.4 miles|
|Low Moor||6.4 miles|
|Bramley (West Yorkshire)||7.7 miles|
|New Pudsey||7.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Eastborough Junior Infant and Nursery School, approximately 210 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Eastborough Junior Infant and Nursery School||210 yards||
|Carlton Junior and Infant School||0.6 miles||
|Warwick Road Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Savile Town Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant and Nursery School||0.7 miles||
|Bywell Church of England Voluntary Controlled Junior School||0.7 miles||
|Mill Lane Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Earlsheaton Infant School||0.8 miles||
|Hyrstmount Junior School||0.8 miles||
|St Joseph's Catholic Primary Academy||0.9 miles|
|St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Manor Croft Academy, approximately half a mile away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Manor Croft Academy||half a mile||
|St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy||0.7 miles||
|Rida Girls High School||0.7 miles|
|Madni Academy||0.8 miles|
|Westborough High School||0.8 miles||
|Ethos College||1.2 miles||
|Rida Boys High School||1.4 miles|
|Engage Academy||1.5 miles||
|Reach Academy||1.7 miles||
|Upper Batley High School||1.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Windsor Medical Centre, approximately 420 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Windsor Medical Centre||420 yards|
|The Albion Mount Medical Practice||470 yards|
|Calder View Surgery||750 yards|
|Eightlands Surgery||750 yards|
|Earlsheaton Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Savile Road Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Brewery Lane Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Savile Town Medical Ctr.||0.8 miles|
|Mount Pleasant Medical Centre||1 mile|
|Healds Road Surgery||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Dewsbury Dental Centre, approximately 390 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dewsbury Dental Centre||390 yards|
|Church Street Dental Surgery||470 yards|
|NSS Properties Ltd||840 yards|
|Batley Carr Dental Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Dewsbury Dental Care||0.6 miles|
|Mount Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Hick Lane Dental Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Eclipse (Batley) Ltd||1.4 miles|
|Eclipse Dental Care||1.5 miles|
|Kirklees & Calderdale PCTS||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Priory Hospital Dewsbury, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Priory Hospital Dewsbury||0.6 miles|
|Dewsbury and District Hospital||1.1 miles|
|SpaMedica Eye Hospital Wakefield||3.4 miles|
|Aire Court||5.1 miles|
|Fieldhead Hospital||5.5 miles|
|Pinderfields General Hospital||5.7 miles|
|Pinderfields Hospital||5.7 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Wyke||6.5 miles|
|Cygnet Lodge Brighouse||6.5 miles|
|Cygnet Hospital Bierley||6.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Dewsbury, WF13 1XN. The nearest is Phipps Opticians, approximately 340 yards away.
* 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.