Area Information for Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP 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.
Using this Information Commercially
There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Walker Close, Bridgnorth consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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.
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The area containing Walker Close, Bridgnorth contains a higher than average level of social housing - 48% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||28|
|Rented: From Council||60|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||9|
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|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||5|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||12|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||27|
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 Ludlow constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 46% male.
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.
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The postcode WV15 5EP 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.
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|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||21|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||28|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||32|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||47|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||94|
Ethnic Group Embed This
This address (Walker Close, Bridgnorth) 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 97% so.
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|
|Republic of Ireland||0|
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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to WV15 5EP
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||0|
|Middle East or Asia||1|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
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Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Bridgnorth East and Astley Abbotts ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 21% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||42|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||15|
|Looking After Home or Family||9|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||11|
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This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||8|
|Accommodation and Food||9|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||7|
|HealthInc. Social Work||24|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||1|
Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP is within the Bridgnorth policing neighbourhood, under the West Mercia Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Walker Close|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to WV15 5EP. 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 WV15 5EP.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 9 closest railway stations to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest railway station is Cosford, approximately 8.9 miles away.
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is St Mary's Bluecoat CofE (VA) Primary School, approximately 400 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Mary's Bluecoat CofE (VA) Primary School||400 yards||
|St John's Catholic Primary School||0.9 miles||
|St Leonard's CofE Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Castlefields Primary School||1 mile||
|Worfield Endowed CofE Primary School||2.8 miles||
|Morville CofE (Controlled) Primary School||3.4 miles||
|Claverley CofE Primary School||4.4 miles||
|Corbett VA CofE Primary School||5.5 miles||
|Highley Community Primary School||5.5 miles||
|Alveley Primary School||5.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 4 closest secondary schools to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is Bridgnorth Endowed School, approximately 0.7 miles away.
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 9 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is Bridgnorth Medical Practice, approximately 0.8 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bridgnorth Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Claverley Medical Practice||4.2 miles|
|Highley Medical Centre||5.2 miles|
|Alveley Medical Practice||5.8 miles|
|Broseley Medical Practice||6.3 miles|
|Brown Clee Medical Practice||7 miles|
|Brown Clee Medical Centre||7.3 miles|
|Much Wenlock Medical Practice||7.8 miles|
|Moss Grove Surgery Kinver||9.5 miles|
Listed here are the 9 closest dentists to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is Regency House Dental Practice, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Regency House Dental Practice||730 yards|
|Pure Dental Care||0.5 miles|
|mydentist, St Leonards Close, Bridgnorth||0.6 miles|
|Smile Design||0.7 miles|
|Dental Matters - Bridgnorth||0.7 miles|
|Broseley Dental Practice Ltd||6.4 miles|
|Twickel Dental Limited||7.7 miles|
|Kinver Dental and Implant Surgery||9.1 miles|
|Village Dental Practice||9.5 miles|
Listed here are the 2 closest hospitals to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is Bridgnorth Community Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.
Listed here are the 8 closest opticians to Walker Close, Bridgnorth, WV15 5EP. The nearest is Vivid Optical Ltd, approximately 470 yards away.