Loxford, Redbridge

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

Loxford Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Loxford has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Loxford is an economically deprived area.

TenureBarking and DagenhamEngland
Owned17.1%30.6%
Mortgage29.3%32.8%
Shared1.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)28.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.3%8.3%
Private Rented16.6%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Loxford 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. Loxford is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Loxford 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Loxford is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Loxford than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitBarking and DagenhamEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)19%13.5%

Loxford rates 8/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Loxford Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Loxford and are from the UK Census of 2011. Loxford has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationBarking and DagenhamEngland
No Qualifications27.9%22.5%
Level 115.2%13.3%
Level 215%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.1%3.6%
Level 39.3%12.4%
Level 420.9%27.4%
Other9.7%5.7%

Loxford Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBarking and DagenhamEngland
United Kingdom69.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries6.7%3.7%
Outside the EU23.4%9.4%

Loxford 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. Loxford has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeBarking and DagenhamEngland
AB12.02%22.96%
C130.46%30.92%
C223.48%20.64%
DE34.04%25.49%

Loxford General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Loxford. The percentage of residents in Loxford rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average.

HealthBarking and DagenhamEngland
Very Good47.24%47.17%
Good33.74%34.22%
Fair12.93%13.12%
Bad4.67%4.25%
Very Bad1.42%1.25%

Loxford Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeBarking and DagenhamEngland
Age 0 to 410%6.3%
Age 5 to 97.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4423.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5916.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.7%6%
Age 65 to 745%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.6%2.3%
Mean Age33.439.3
Median Age3239

What is the population of Loxford and Barking and Dagenham?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Barking and Dagenham including Loxford. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Abbey16149
Alibon10907
Becontree15182
Chadwell Heath11463
Eastbrook11557
Eastbury12962
Gascoigne12310
Goresbrook12190
Heath12109
Longbridge12945
Mayesbrook11192
Parsloes11236
River12160
Thames15964
Valence10979
Village11936
Whalebone12866
Barking and Dagenham Total214107



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


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