Elgin close is in Kirklees in the county of West Yorkshire which resides in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Crosland Moor and Netherton ward, which is in the constituency of Colne Valley. This page is a collection of useful information for Elgin close, Kirklees, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, HD4 5LH has a score of 7958 out of 32844.

We found 3 house sales in HD4 5LH. The most recent transaction was number 2 that sold for £114,000 on 29 Nov 2017. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 2 that sold for £114,000 on 29 Nov 2017 and the lowest has been number 1 that sold for £33,000 on 23 Aug 1996. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

Social grade

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

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

The most common ethnicity is Pakistani. Residents have the following ethnicities: 170 White, 0 Gypsy, 6 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 1 Other asian, 20 Black, 33 Mixed.


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

White: 170
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 6
Pakistani: 51
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 1
Black: 20
Mixed: 33
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 18
Mortgage: 24
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 67
Social other: 2
Private rented: 10
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 8

House prices

2, ELGIN CLOSE, HD4 5LH, HUDDERSFIELD, KIRKLEES Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £114,000 on 29 Nov 2017
6, ELGIN CLOSE, HD4 5LH, HUDDERSFIELD, HUDDERSFIELD, KIRKLEES Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £85,000 on 02 May 2008
1, ELGIN CLOSE, HD4 5LH, HUDDERSFIELD, HUDDERSFIELD, KIRKLEES Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £33,000 on 23 Aug 1996

In 2011 this place had 5 detached houses, 69 semi-detached houses, 34 terraced houses, 26 flats, 0 converted house shares, 0 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Semi-Detached house.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 5
Semi-detached : 69
Terraced: 34
Flat: 26
Converted house share: 0
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0


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

No passport: 99
UK: 169
Ireland: 7
Other EU: 1
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 3
Middle East & Asia: 7
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: 148
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 51
Sikh: 0
Other: 1
No religion: 63
Not stated: 18


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

Crime rank


Risk of personal victimisation

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


No qualification: 92
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 52
NVQ Level 1: 21
One A level: 31
NVQ Level 2: 24
Apprenticeship: 15
Two plus A level: 10
NVQ Level 3: 15
Degree: 11
NVQ Level 4-5: 6
Professional qualification: 11
Other vocational qualification: 24

The median age of this location's residents is 37.0 while the mean age is 38.04626. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 24, 5-7 years: 11, 8-9 years: 8, 10-14 years: 29, 16-17 years: 6, 18-19 years: 6, 20-24 years: 16, 25-29 years: 15, 25-29 years: 15, 30-44 years: 50, 45-59 years: 49, 60-64 years: 15, 65-74 years: 19, 75-84 years: 22, 85-89 years: 8.

This location in Huddersfield is categorised as Urban major conurbation.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 193 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.

96 had very good health and 11 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 1
Two: 1
Three: 30
Four: 47
Five: 33
Six: 11
Seven: 4
Eight: 1
Nine: 1

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 30 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 13 households.

Household size

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

One: 56
Two: 38
Three: 11
Four: 11
Five: 8
Six: 3
Eight: 2


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 281
Males: 124
Females: 157


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

Total: 281
Very good: 96
Good: 88
Fair: 51
Bad: 35
Very bad: 11

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but HD4 5LH is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -1.817706 longitude and 53.629447 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 412153 eastings and 414784 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is SE121147. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of HD4 5LH is E08000034 and its county code is E11000019.

Its MSOA code is E02002317, its LSOA code is E01011085, its parish code is E43000188 and its constituency code is E14000645. 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.

We found 18 crimes in HD4 5LH in December 2018. Our records show that there were 2 antisocial behaviours, 5 violence and anti-social behaviours, 5 burglaries, 3 criminal damage and arsons, 0 drugs and 0 vehicle crimes. For more detailed analysis please continue reading as we have data for each crime type and all the nearby streets, close to HD4 5LH.

Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
BurglaryUnder investigation
Criminal damage and arsonInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnable to prosecute suspect
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
Criminal damage and arsonInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Possession of weaponsUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
BurglaryInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Public orderUnable to prosecute suspect
Crime type Last outcome
BurglaryUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
BurglaryInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
RobberyUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation
Crime type Last outcome
BurglaryInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation

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Longitude -1.817706
Latitude 53.629447
Easting 412153
Northing 414784
Altitude 193
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by HD4 5LH postal code.


County West Yorkshire
District Kirklees
Ward Crosland Moor and Netherton
Country England
Constituency Colne Valley
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
Parish "Kirklees, unparished area"


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000019
National Park
Built Up Area West Yorkshire
Built Up Subdivision Huddersfield
Lower Layer Super Output Area Kirklees 047D
Grid Ref SE121147
District Code E08000034
London Zone
LSOA Code E01011085
MSOA Code E02002317
Middle Layer Super Output Area Kirklees 047
Parish Code E43000188
Census Output Area E00055859
Constituency Code E14000645