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

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

GradeCheshire EastEngland
AB29.75%22.96%
C129.98%30.92%
C218.96%20.64%
DE21.30%25.49%

Fulshaw Park Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Fulshaw Park and are from the UK Census of 2011. Fulshaw Park 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. Fulshaw Park also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Fulshaw Park are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationCheshire EastEngland
No Qualifications19.6%22.5%
Level 112.1%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%3.6%
Level 312.4%12.4%
Level 432%27.4%
Other3.8%5.7%

Fulshaw Park Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCheshire EastEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.1%6%
Age 65 to 7410.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age4239.3
Median Age4339

Fulshaw Park Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitCheshire EastEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10%13.5%

Fulshaw Park Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureCheshire EastEngland
Owned37.5%30.6%
Mortgage37%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.7%8.3%
Private Rented11.4%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Fulshaw Park General Health Statistics

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

HealthCheshire EastEngland
Very Good49.06%47.17%
Good33.25%34.22%
Fair12.78%13.12%
Bad3.85%4.25%
Very Bad1.06%1.25%

Fulshaw Park Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Fulshaw Park are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Fulshaw Park 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.

CountryCheshire EastEngland
United Kingdom94.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%9.4%



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

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