If you are thinking of moving to Romiley or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Romiley to figures for Stockport and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Romiley is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Romiley Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Romiley has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Romiley is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||8.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5%||8.3%|
Romiley General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Romiley. The percentage of residents in Romiley rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Romiley rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Romiley is generally better than in the average person in England.
Romiley Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Romiley come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.5%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.5%||13.5%|
Romiley Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Romiley as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Romiley is also older than the average, making Romiley a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.3%|
Romiley Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Romiley are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Romiley has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||4.5%||9.4%|
Romiley Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Romiley and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Romiley Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics
Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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