Dorchester road is in Stockport in the county of Greater Manchester which resides in the North West region of England. The postcode is within the Stepping Hill ward, which is in the constituency of Cheadle. This page is a collection of useful information for Dorchester road, Stockport, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, SK7 5JR has a score of 29647 out of 32844.

We found 6 house sales in SK7 5JR. The most recent transaction was number 23 that sold for £392,000 on 23 Jun 2016. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 23 that sold for £392,000 on 23 Jun 2016 and the lowest has been number 25 that sold for £169,950 on 13 Aug 1999. 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.

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

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 300 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 1 Other asian, 1 Black, 2 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: 300
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 5
Other Asian: 1
Black: 1
Mixed: 2
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 85
Mortgage: 41
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 0
Social other: 0
Private rented: 2
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 0

House prices

23, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Freehold, Detached house Sold for £392,000 on 23 Jun 2016
23, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Freehold, Detached house Sold for £330,000 on 12 Dec 2013
25, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £310,000 on 20 Aug 2010
27, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Freehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £290,000 on 23 Oct 2009
23, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Freehold, Detached house Sold for £200,000 on 05 Sep 2000
25, DORCHESTER ROAD, SK7 5JR, STOCKPORT, HAZEL GROVE, STOCKPORT Freehold, Detached house Sold for £169,950 on 13 Aug 1999

In 2011 this place had 118 detached houses, 2 semi-detached houses, 0 terraced houses, 14 flats, 0 converted house shares, 0 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Detached house.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 118
Semi-detached : 2
Terraced: 0
Flat: 14
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: 20
UK: 286
Ireland: 1
Other EU: 1
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 4
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 3
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: 238
Buddhist: 3
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 0
No religion: 56
Not stated: 12


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: 33
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 104
NVQ Level 1: 11
One A level: 137
NVQ Level 2: 24
Apprenticeship: 23
Two plus A level: 73
NVQ Level 3: 30
Degree: 62
NVQ Level 4-5: 21
Professional qualification: 79
Other vocational qualification: 39

The median age of this location's residents is 55.0 while the mean age is 49.95146. The most frequent age group is Fourty-five to fifty-nine. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 9, 5-7 years: 5, 8-9 years: 7, 10-14 years: 14, 16-17 years: 11, 18-19 years: 9, 20-24 years: 21, 25-29 years: 3, 25-29 years: 3, 30-44 years: 28, 45-59 years: 66, 60-64 years: 29, 65-74 years: 53, 75-84 years: 39, 85-89 years: 11.

This location in Stockport is categorised as Urban major conurbation.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 90 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.

137 had very good health and 1 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 0
Two: 0
Three: 1
Four: 13
Five: 11
Six: 15
Seven: 25
Eight: 28
Nine: 35

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 13 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 5 households.

Household size

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

One: 28
Two: 55
Three: 22
Four: 16
Five: 4
Six: 3
Eight: 0


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 309
Males: 146
Females: 163


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

Total: 309
Very good: 137
Good: 111
Fair: 45
Bad: 15
Very bad: 1

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but SK7 5JR is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -2.138593 longitude and 53.371043 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 390876 eastings and 386029 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is SJ908860. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of SK7 5JR is E08000007 and its county code is E11000010.

Its MSOA code is E02001219, its LSOA code is E01005814, its parish code is E43000161 and its constituency code is E14000627. 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 2 crimes in SK7 5JR in December 2018. Our records show that there were 0 antisocial behaviours, 0 violence and anti-social behaviours, 0 burglaries, 0 criminal damage and arsons, 0 drugs and 1 vehicle crimes. For more detailed analysis please continue reading as we have data for each crime type and all the nearby streets, close to SK7 5JR.

Crime type Last outcome
Vehicle crimeInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Other theftInvestigation complete

If you are interested having a closer look at this postcode then check out the link below that links directly to google maps with the postcode already set. Once clicked it will open in a new tab.


Longitude -2.138593
Latitude 53.371043
Easting 390876
Northing 386029
Altitude 90
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by SK7 5JR postal code.


County Greater Manchester
District Stockport
Ward Stepping Hill
Country England
Constituency Cheadle
Region North West
Parish "Stockport, unparished area"


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000010
National Park
Built Up Area Greater Manchester
Built Up Subdivision Hazel Grove
Lower Layer Super Output Area Stockport 033C
Grid Ref SJ908860
District Code E08000007
London Zone
LSOA Code E01005814
MSOA Code E02001219
Middle Layer Super Output Area Stockport 033
Parish Code E43000161
Census Output Area E00029418
Constituency Code E14000627