Hyde Chase, Essex

Statistics

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

Hyde Chase Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Hyde Chase as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Hyde Chase is younger than the Essex average.

AgeChelmsfordEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.2%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.3%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.3%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 748.7%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.140.939.3
Median Age404139

Hyde Chase General Health Statistics

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

HealthChelmsfordEssexEngland
Very Good50.19%47.13%47.17%
Good34.72%34.94%34.22%
Fair11.44%13.10%13.12%
Bad2.84%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.81%1.09%1.25%

Hyde Chase Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureChelmsfordEssexEngland
Owned34%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage39.2%36.7%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.1%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented10.9%11.4%15.4%
Other1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.1%1.3%

Hyde Chase Education Statistics

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

QualificationChelmsfordEssexEngland
No Qualifications18.9%23.9%22.5%
Level 115%16.1%13.3%
Level 217.3%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.6%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.5%11.6%12.4%
Level 428.8%23%27.4%
Other3.9%4.5%5.7%

Hyde Chase Immigration Statistics

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

CountryChelmsfordEssexEngland
United Kingdom92.4%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4.9%4.4%9.4%

Hyde Chase Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hyde Chase 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 unemployment in Hyde Chase is both lower than the average for Essex 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 Hyde Chase than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitChelmsfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.1%11.5%13.5%

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

GradeChelmsfordEssexEngland
AB28.97%22.55%22.96%
C134.87%33.54%30.92%
C219.10%22.53%20.64%
DE17.07%21.39%25.49%


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

Do you live in Hyde Chase? Let us know what you think in the comments below.







Top 10 worst places to live in England 2019