Useful Area information for WEST CLOSE, PONTEFRACT, WF8 3NR

West close is in Wakefield in the county of West Yorkshire which resides in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The postcode is within the Pontefract South ward, which is in the constituency of "Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford". This page is a collection of useful information for West close, Wakefield, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

We found 9 house sales in WF8 3NR. The most recent was sold for £250,000 on 02 Nov 2018. The most expensive house purchase so far has been sold for £291,500 on 19 Apr 2006 and the lowest has been sold for £89,950 on 11 Jul 1997. 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

27296/32844

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, WF8 3NR has a score of 27296 out of 32844.

Most recent sale

£250,000 on 02 Nov 2018

Most expensive sale

£291,500 on 19 Apr 2006

Least expensive sale

£89,950 on 11 Jul 1997

House prices

Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £250,000 on 02 Nov 2018
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £250,000 on 22 Mar 2018
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £229,000 on 07 Jun 2016
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £249,000 on 06 Mar 2015
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £225,000 on 03 Oct 2014
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £291,500 on 19 Apr 2006
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £249,000 on 30 Apr 2004
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £92,500 on 12 Apr 2000
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £89,950 on 11 Jul 1997

Social grade

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

29 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
20 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
16 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
4 - 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: 69
Mortgage: 44
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 1
Social other: 0
Private rented: 3
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 3

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 285 White, 0 Gypsy, 3 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 0 Mixed.

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Passport

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

No passport: 30
UK: 255
Ireland: 2
Other EU: 3
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 0
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0

Ethnicity

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

White: 285
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 3
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 0
Black: 0
Mixed: 0
Other: 0

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 285 White, 0 Gypsy, 3 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 0 Mixed.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 58
Semi-detached : 52
Terraced: 12
Flat: 0
Converted house share: 0
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0

Religion

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: 224
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 1
No religion: 43
Not stated: 20

Income rank

Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income

26419/32844

Employment rank

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

22523/32844

Education skills rank

Lack of attainment skills in local population

28232/32844

Health rank

Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life

16043/32844

Living environment rank

Measures the quality of the local environment

26750/32844

Income affecting children rank

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

22804/32844

Income affecting older rank

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

29562/32844

Children rank

Attainment of qualifications among children

29684/32844

Adult skill rank

Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population

24934/32844

Geographical barrier rank

Physical proximity of local services

10702/32844

Wider barrier rank

Accessability of housing due to affordability

26220/32844

Indoor rank

Quality of housing

27546/32844

Outdoor rank

E.g. Air quality, road accidents

17923/32844

Crime rank

Risk of personal victimisation

23744/32844

Qualification

No qualification: 28
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 92
NVQ Level 1: 16
One A level: 137
NVQ Level 2: 32
Apprenticeship: 20
Two plus A level: 64
NVQ Level 3: 36
Degree: 49
NVQ Level 4-5: 24
Professional qualification: 81
Other vocational qualification: 57

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Household size

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

One: 27
Two: 48
Three: 21
Four: 18
Five: 6
Six: 0
Eight: 0

The median age of this location's residents is 52.0 while the mean age is 47.87847. The most frequent age group is Fourty-five to fifty-nine. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 5, 5-7 years: 6, 8-9 years: 3, 10-14 years: 16, 16-17 years: 15, 18-19 years: 5, 20-24 years: 16, 25-29 years: 7, 25-29 years: 7, 30-44 years: 29, 45-59 years: 84, 60-64 years: 23, 65-74 years: 38, 75-84 years: 28, 85-89 years: 7.

This location in Pontefract is categorised as Urban city and town.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 42 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 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: 5
Five: 15
Six: 32
Seven: 36
Eight: 18
Nine: 13

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 48 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 20 households.

Gender

Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 288
Males: 145
Females: 143

Health

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

Total: 288
Very good: 154
Good: 90
Fair: 35
Bad: 8
Very bad: 1

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but WF8 3NR is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -1.298536 longitude and 53.677336 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 446434 eastings and 420325 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is SE464203. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of WF8 3NR is E08000036 and its county code is E11000019.

Its MSOA code is E02002460, its LSOA code is E01011848, its parish code is E43000190 and its constituency code is E14000836. 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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Location

Longitude -1.298536
Latitude 53.677336
Easting 446434
Northing 420325
Altitude 42

The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by WF8 3NR postal code.

Address

Street WEST CLOSE
Locality PONTEFRACT
Town PONTEFRACT
District WAKEFIELD
County West Yorkshire
District Wakefield
Ward Pontefract South
Country England
Constituency "Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford"
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
Parish "Wakefield, unparished area"

Codes

Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000019
National Park
Built Up Area Pontefract
Built Up Subdivision Pontefract
Lower Layer Super Output Area Wakefield 023D
Grid Ref SE464203
District Code E08000036
London Zone
LSOA Code E01011848
MSOA Code E02002460
Middle Layer Super Output Area Wakefield 023
Parish Code E43000190
Census Output Area E00059759
Constituency Code E14000836