Menthorpe, North Yorkshire

Statistics

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

Menthorpe Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Menthorpe as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Menthorpe is younger than the North Yorkshire average.

AgeSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%5.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.2%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%7.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.2%5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%17.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.5%21.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.2%7.5%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%10.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.8%2.3%
Mean Age40.942.839.3
Median Age424439

Menthorpe Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.3%9.4%13.5%

Menthorpe Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
United Kingdom95.8%94.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU1.6%3.2%9.4%

Menthorpe General Health Statistics

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

HealthSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
Very Good48.35%47.72%47.17%
Good34.30%34.48%34.22%
Fair12.77%13.17%13.12%
Bad3.60%3.63%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%0.99%1.25%

Menthorpe Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
Owned34.5%38.4%30.6%
Mortgage40.5%31.2%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.4%4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.6%7.2%8.3%
Private Rented9.8%14.3%15.4%
Other1.1%2.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.9%1.3%

Menthorpe 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.

GradeSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
AB23.02%24.08%22.96%
C129.78%30.21%30.92%
C224.91%23.78%20.64%
DE22.29%21.93%25.49%

Menthorpe Education Statistics

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

QualificationSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
No Qualifications21.2%20.8%22.5%
Level 114%12.7%13.3%
Level 216.6%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship5%4.3%3.6%
Level 312.8%12.1%12.4%
Level 426.1%29.2%27.4%
Other4.3%4.6%5.7%



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

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