UK Area Insights: about DOBSON ROAD, BOLTON, BL1 4RL

DOBSON ROAD is in Bolton in the county of Greater Manchester which resides in the North West region of England . The neighborhood falls under the Halliwell ward, which is in the constituency of Bolton North East . This page provides you with a wealth of valuable information about the area and its surroundings, making it your go-to resource for all things related to DOBSON ROAD, Bolton .

Most frequent accommodation is Semi-Detached house

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, BL1 4RL ranks at 3175 out of 32844.

We found 14 house sales in BL1 4RL. The most recent was sold for £89,000 on 31 March 2016. The most expensive house purchase so far has been sold for £200,000 on 4 July 2008 and the lowest has been sold for £35,000 on 19 December 1997 .

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Most recent sale

£89,000 on 31 March 2016

Multiple Deprivation Index

3175 / 32844

Indices of multiple deprivation (IMD) are commonly used datasets in the UK to assess the relative level of deprivation, which is essentially a measure of poverty, in small geographic areas. These indices combine various indicators of deprivation, each assigned a different weight, to generate an overall deprivation score. The IMD scores provide valuable insights into the socio-economic conditions of different areas.

Most expensive sale

£200,000 on 4 July 2008

Least expensive sale

£35,000 on 19 December 1997

Crime Statistics

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Social grade

The figures shown are per-household between the ages of 16-64.

16 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
43 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
25 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
42 - DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers


According to the 2011 Census, the UK population claims itself as 87% white. The second largest group are asian 6% and black 3%.

White: 211
Gypsy: 1
Indian: 42
Pakistani: 52
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 18
Other Asian: 7
Black: 17
Mixed: 13
Other: 1

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities:211 White, 1 Gypsy, 42 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 18 Chinese,7 Other asian, 17 Black, 13 Mixed.

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 45
Mortgage: 32
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 1
Social other: 1
Private rented: 76
Private employer: 2
Private relative: 0
Private other: 1
Rent free: 4

The most common ethnicity is . Residents have the following ethnicities: 211 White, 1 Gypsy, 42 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 7 Other asian, 17 Black, 13 Mixed.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 3
Semi-detached : 59
Terraced: 54
Flat: 20
Converted house share: 58
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0

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Please bear in mind that an individual may hold one or more passports.

No passport: 71
UK: 249
Ireland: 1
Other EU: 18
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 5
Middle East & Asia: 19
North America & Caribbean: 0
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0


The UK is mainly a Christian country, with 59% of residents. 25% of the population claim to have no religion. 4% of the population identify themselves as Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 0.7% Sikh, 0.5% Jewish, 0.4% Buddhist, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Christian: 127
Buddhist: 2
Hindu: 18
Jewish: 1
Muslim: 80
Sikh: 0
Other: 3
No religion: 90
Not stated: 41

Income rank

Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income

4705 / 32844

Employment rank

Proportion of the working-age population in an area involuntarily excluded from the labour market

2969 / 32844

Education skills rank

Lack of attainment skills in local population

8867 / 32844

Health rank

Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life

3615 / 32844

Living environment rank

Measures the quality of the local environment

1737 / 32844

Income affecting children rank

Proportion of all children aged 0 to 15 living in income deprived families

10515 / 32844

Income affecting older rank

Proportion of all those aged 60 or over who experience income deprivation.

3589 / 32844

Children rank

Attainment of qualifications among children

13337 / 32844

Adult skill rank

Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population

5857 / 32844

Geographical barrier rank

Physical proximity of local services

27785 / 32844

Wider barrier rank

Accessability of housing due to affordability

3543 / 32844

Indoor rank

Quality of housing

1727 / 32844

Outdoor rank

E.g. Air quality, road accidents

7280 / 32844

Crime rank

Risk of personal victimisation

3211 / 32844


No qualification: 76
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 102
NVQ Level 1: 25
One A level: 76
NVQ Level 2: 30
Apprenticeship: 8
Two plus A level: 42
NVQ Level 3: 37
Degree: 42
NVQ Level 4-5: 14
Professional qualification: 33
Other vocational qualification: 35

Room number

This data lists the total number of room each house have.

One: 11
Two: 31
Three: 24
Four: 10
Five: 19
Six: 39
Seven: 12
Eight: 4
Nine: 12

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 31 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 12 households.


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 362
Males: 199
Females: 163

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Household size

This data lists the total number of people normally resident within each household.

One: 79
Two: 35
Three: 16
Four: 13
Five: 9
Six: 9
Eight: 1


Health is usually influenced by age and the affluence of a neighbourhood, since deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Total: 362
Very good: 154
Good: 131
Fair: 51
Bad: 21
Very bad: 5

The median age of this location's residents is 35while the mean age is 37.12155.The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 13, 5-7 years: 15, 8-9 years: 8, 10-14 years: 24, 16-17 years: 7, 18-19 years: 8, 20-24 years: 47, 25-29 years: 27, 25-29 years: 27, 30-44 years: 81, 45-59 years: 66, 60-64 years: 12, 65-74 years: 29, 75-84 years: 20, 85-89 years: 1.

This location in BOLTON is categorised as Urban major conurbation.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 122 metres above sea level. Areas at higher altitudes could be more favourable due to the expected rise of sea levels in the not so distant future.

154 people had very good health and 5 had very bad in this area.

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but BL1 4RL is not one of them and it was first introduced on 1980-01-01.

Geographically this area resides in -2.451851 longitude and 53.578963 latitude.

If you are interested in getting to know more about the location codes of this area then it might also be valuable that it resides 370180 eastings and 409247 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is SD701092. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of BL1 4RL is E08000001 and its county code is E11000010.

Its MSOA code is E02000998, its LSOA code is E01004870, its parish code is E43000155 and its constituency code is E14000578. These codes can come handy when you want to find out more about this location as not all services work with postcode.

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The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by BL1 4RL postal code.


CountyGreater Manchester
ConstituencyBolton North East
RegionNorth West
Parish"Bolton, unparished area"


Terminated Postcode
County CodeE11000010
National Park
Built Up AreaGreater Manchester
Built Up SubdivisionBolton
Lower Layer Super Output AreaBolton 015C
Grid RefSD701092
District CodeE08000001
London Zone
LSOA CodeE01004870
MSOA CodeE02000998
Middle Layer Super Output AreaBolton 015
Parish CodeE43000155
Census Output AreaE00024630
Constituency CodeE14000578

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