Foots Cray, Bromley


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

Foots Cray Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646%6%
Age 65 to 748.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age39.939.3
Median Age4039

Foots Cray Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Foots Cray are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Foots Cray 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.

United Kingdom85.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%3.7%
Outside the EU9.9%9.4%

Foots Cray Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Foots Cray and are from the UK Census of 2011.

No Qualifications17.9%22.5%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.2%
Level 311.5%12.4%
Level 433.1%27.4%

Foots Cray Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Foots Cray come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 Foots Cray than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.3%13.5%

Foots Cray 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. Foots Cray has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Foots Cray General Health Statistics

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

Very Good50.10%47.17%
Very Bad0.91%1.25%

Foots Cray Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)1.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.6%8.3%
Private Rented12.4%15.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%

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

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