Useful Area information for BRACKEN COURT, DURHAM, DH7 7NE

Bracken court is in County Durham in the county of County Durham which resides in the North East region of England. The postcode is within the Deerness ward, which is in the constituency of City of Durham. This page is a collection of useful information for Bracken court, County Durham, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

We found 9 house sales in DH7 7NE. The most recent was sold for £84,000 on 29 Jul 2016. The most expensive house purchase so far has been sold for £91,000 on 14 Feb 2014 and the lowest has been sold for £18,480 on 13 Oct 2000. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

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Multiple Deprivation Index


Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, DH7 7NE has a score of 3755 out of 32844.

Most recent sale

£84,000 on 29 Jul 2016

Most expensive sale

£91,000 on 14 Feb 2014

Least expensive sale

£18,480 on 13 Oct 2000

House prices

Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £84,000 on 29 Jul 2016
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £91,000 on 14 Feb 2014
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £75,000 on 02 Feb 2007
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £58,000 on 22 Sep 2006
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £67,500 on 07 Sep 2006
Leasehold, Terraced house Sold for £75,000 on 18 Jul 2005
Leasehold, Terraced house Sold for £48,500 on 12 Dec 2003
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £38,000 on 01 Nov 2002
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £18,480 on 13 Oct 2000

Social grade

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

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

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 20
Mortgage: 39
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 52
Social other: 11
Private rented: 46
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 0

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 352 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 1 Black, 1 Mixed.

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

No passport: 111
UK: 235
Ireland: 1
Other EU: 9
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 2
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 0
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0


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

White: 352
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 0
Black: 1
Mixed: 1
Other: 4

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 352 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 1 Black, 1 Mixed.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 6
Semi-detached : 118
Terraced: 45
Flat: 22
Converted house share: 0
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 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: 230
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 0
No religion: 105
Not stated: 23

Income rank

Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income


Employment rank

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


Education skills rank

Lack of attainment skills in local population


Health rank

Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life


Living environment rank

Measures the quality of the local environment


Income affecting children rank

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


Income affecting older rank

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


Children rank

Attainment of qualifications among children


Adult skill rank

Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population


Geographical barrier rank

Physical proximity of local services


Wider barrier rank

Accessability of housing due to affordability


Indoor rank

Quality of housing


Outdoor rank

E.g. Air quality, road accidents


Crime rank

Risk of personal victimisation



No qualification: 90
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 101
NVQ Level 1: 33
One A level: 72
NVQ Level 2: 59
Apprenticeship: 19
Two plus A level: 32
NVQ Level 3: 46
Degree: 30
NVQ Level 4-5: 12
Professional qualification: 16
Other vocational qualification: 40

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Household size

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

One: 55
Two: 71
Three: 18
Four: 18
Five: 2
Six: 3
Eight: 1

The median age of this location's residents is 32.0 while the mean age is 35.55028. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 25, 5-7 years: 13, 8-9 years: 10, 10-14 years: 23, 16-17 years: 11, 18-19 years: 8, 20-24 years: 31, 25-29 years: 33, 25-29 years: 33, 30-44 years: 80, 45-59 years: 58, 60-64 years: 18, 65-74 years: 26, 75-84 years: 17, 85-89 years: 2.

This location in Durham is categorised as Rural town and fringe.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 130 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.

152 had very good health and 8 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 0
Two: 2
Three: 10
Four: 42
Five: 69
Six: 27
Seven: 10
Eight: 5
Nine: 3

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 47 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 20 households.


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 358
Males: 167
Females: 191


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

Total: 358
Very good: 152
Good: 115
Fair: 59
Bad: 24
Very bad: 8

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but DH7 7NE is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -1.63883 longitude and 54.780596 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 423328 eastings and 542914 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is NZ233429. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of DH7 7NE is E06000047 and its county code is E11000007.

Its MSOA code is E02004310, its LSOA code is E01020716, its parish code is E04010603 and its constituency code is E14000641. These codes can come handy when you want to find out more about this location as not all services work with postcode.

Furthermore this area is in a national park.

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Longitude -1.63883
Latitude 54.780596
Easting 423328
Northing 542914
Altitude 130

The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by DH7 7NE postal code.


District DURHAM
County County Durham
District County Durham
Ward Deerness
Country England
Constituency City of Durham
Region North East
Parish Brandon and Byshottles


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000007
National Park
Built Up Area Ushaw Moor
Built Up Subdivision Ushaw Moor
Lower Layer Super Output Area County Durham 026E
Grid Ref NZ233429
District Code E06000047
London Zone
LSOA Code E01020716
MSOA Code E02004310
Middle Layer Super Output Area County Durham 026
Parish Code E04010603
Census Output Area E00105116
Constituency Code E14000641