Socio-economic statistics for Feltham, Hounslow

Socio-economic statistics for Feltham, Hounslow
Socio-economic statistics for Feltham, Hounslow

Socio-economic statistics for Feltham, Hounslow

Statistics

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

Feltham General Health Statistics

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

HealthHounslowEngland
Very Good49.00%47.17%
Good35.07%34.22%
Fair11.24%13.12%
Bad3.58%4.25%
Very Bad1.11%1.25%

Feltham 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.

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GradeHounslowEngland
AB25.42%22.96%
C131.76%30.92%
C218.82%20.64%
DE24.00%25.49%

Feltham Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Feltham and are from the UK Census of 2011. Feltham has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Feltham also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Feltham are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationHounslowEngland
No Qualifications17.3%22.5%
Level 111.7%13.3%
Level 211.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.7%3.6%
Level 39.8%12.4%
Level 434.6%27.4%
Other13.4%5.7%

Feltham 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 Feltham 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Feltham 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Feltham than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHounslowEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.4%13.5%

Feltham rates 6/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Feltham Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Feltham are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Feltham has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryHounslowEngland
United Kingdom56.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries8.9%3.7%
Outside the EU32.9%9.4%

Feltham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Feltham has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Feltham is an economically deprived area.

TenureHounslowEngland
Owned21.1%30.6%
Mortgage29%32.8%
Shared2.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)15.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.8%8.3%
Private Rented22.2%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%

Feltham Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeHounslowEngland
Age 0 to 47.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 2910.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4425.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 644.3%6%
Age 65 to 745.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.3%2.3%
Mean Age35.239.3
Median Age3339



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

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