Socio-economic statistics for Aimes Green, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Aimes Green, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Aimes Green, Essex

If you are thinking of moving to Aimes Green 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 Aimes Green to figures for Essex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Aimes Green is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Aimes Green Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Aimes Green and are from the UK Census of 2011. Aimes Green has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationEpping ForestEngland
No Qualifications24%22.5%
Level 115.6%13.3%
Level 216.3%15.2%
Level 311.1%12.4%
Level 425.3%27.4%

Aimes Green Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Aimes Green as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Aimes Green is also older than the average, making Aimes Green a older persons location.

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AgeEpping ForestEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age41.139.3
Median Age4239

Aimes Green General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Aimes Green. The percentage of residents in Aimes Green rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Aimes Green rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Aimes Green is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthEpping ForestEngland
Very Good49.26%47.17%
Very Bad1.04%1.25%

Aimes Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Aimes Green has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Aimes Green is a relatively affluent area.

TenureEpping ForestEngland
Social Rented (Council)11.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.1%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%15.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%

Aimes Green Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Aimes Green are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Aimes Green 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.

CountryEpping ForestEngland
United Kingdom90.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.6%3.7%
Outside the EU5.7%9.4%

Aimes Green 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.

GradeEpping ForestEngland

Aimes Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Aimes Green is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Aimes Green are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Aimes Green is both lower than the average for Essex and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Aimes Green than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEpping ForestEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.5%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%11.5%13.5%

Aimes Green rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

What is the population of Aimes Green and Epping Forest?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Epping Forest including Aimes Green. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Broadley Common, Epping Upland and Nazeing2112
Buckhurst Hill East4841
Buckhurst Hill West7027
Chigwell Row2292
Chigwell Village4513
Chipping Ongar, Greensted and Marden Ash4117
Epping Hemnall6476
Epping Lindsey and Thornwood Common7048
Grange Hill7358
Hastingwood, Matching and Sheering Village2420
High Ongar, Willingale and The Rodings2291
Loughton Alderton4853
Loughton Broadway4772
Loughton Fairmead4511
Loughton Forest4325
Loughton Roding4904
Loughton St John's4528
Loughton St Mary's5320
Lower Nazeing3970
Lower Sheering2120
Moreton and Fyfield1974
North Weald Bassett4510
Theydon Bois4154
Waltham Abbey High Beach2734
Waltham Abbey Honey Lane6412
Waltham Abbey North East3971
Waltham Abbey Paternoster4739
Waltham Abbey South West4605
Epping Forest Total132175

Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

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