Socio-economic statistics for Harmondsworth, Hillingdon

Socio-economic statistics for Harmondsworth, Hillingdon
Socio-economic statistics for Harmondsworth, Hillingdon

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

Harmondsworth Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeHillingdonEngland
Age 0 to 47.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918%19.4%
Age 60 to 644.7%6%
Age 65 to 746.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.7%2.3%
Mean Age36.439.3
Median Age3539

Harmondsworth Immigration Statistics

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

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CountryHillingdonEngland
United Kingdom70%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries5.2%3.7%
Outside the EU23.2%9.4%

Harmondsworth General Health Statistics

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

HealthHillingdonEngland
Very Good48.78%47.17%
Good35.28%34.22%
Fair11.50%13.12%
Bad3.43%4.25%
Very Bad1.01%1.25%

Harmondsworth 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.

GradeHillingdonEngland
AB22.39%22.96%
C134.32%30.92%
C221.48%20.64%
DE21.81%25.49%

Harmondsworth Education Statistics

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

QualificationHillingdonEngland
No Qualifications19.1%22.5%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 214.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.9%3.6%
Level 312.5%12.4%
Level 428%27.4%
Other9.2%5.7%

Harmondsworth 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Harmondsworth 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 Harmondsworth than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHillingdonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.1%13.5%

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

Harmondsworth Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureHillingdonEngland
Owned27.9%30.6%
Mortgage35%32.8%
Shared1.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)10.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.3%8.3%
Private Rented16.7%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

What is the population of Harmondsworth and Hillingdon?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Hillingdon including Harmondsworth. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Barnhill14761
Botwell19237
Brunel15507
Cavendish11804
Charville13582
Eastcote and East Ruislip12626
Harefield7558
Heathrow Villages15211
Hillingdon East13651
Ickenham10402
Manor11618
Northwood11263
Northwood Hills12112
Pinkwell16433
South Ruislip13363
Townfield16846
Uxbridge North15203
Uxbridge South16578
West Drayton19068
West Ruislip12222
Yeading15185
Yiewsley14784
Hillingdon Total309014



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


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