If you are thinking of moving to Hay Street, Hertfordshire 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 Hay Street, Hertfordshire to figures for Hertfordshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hay Street, Hertfordshire is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hay Street, Hertfordshire Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hay Street, Hertfordshire are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Hay Street, Hertfordshire 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.8%||1.1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||4.3%||8.6%||9.4%|
Hay Street, Hertfordshire General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hay Street, Hertfordshire. The percentage of residents in Hay Street, Hertfordshire rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hay Street, Hertfordshire rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hay Street, Hertfordshire is generally better than in the average person in England.
Hay Street, Hertfordshire 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. Hay Street, Hertfordshire has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Hay Street, Hertfordshire Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hay Street, Hertfordshire as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hay Street, Hertfordshire is also older than the Hertfordshire average, making Hay Street, Hertfordshire a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6%||6.6%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6%||5.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.6%||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.3%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.7%||8.1%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.3%||6.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||22.1%||21.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.5%||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.1%||5.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.1%||7.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.3%||5.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2%||2.3%||2.3%|
Hay Street, Hertfordshire Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hay Street, Hertfordshire and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Hay Street, Hertfordshire Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hay Street, Hertfordshire 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 unemployment in Hay Street, Hertfordshire is both lower than the average for Hertfordshire 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 Hay Street, Hertfordshire than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||2.1%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.3%||1.7%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.2%||9.4%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Hay Street, Hertfordshire Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Hay Street, Hertfordshire has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Hay Street, Hertfordshire is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||2%||9.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10.7%||9%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.