Socio-economic statistics for New Barton, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for New Barton, Northamptonshire
Socio-economic statistics for New Barton, Northamptonshire

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

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


New Barton Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of New Barton are from the UK Census of 2011.

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United Kingdom87.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries4.8%3.7%
Outside the EU6.9%9.4%

New Barton Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications25.7%22.5%
Level 116%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.2%
Level 310.8%12.4%
Level 420.4%27.4%

New Barton General Health Statistics

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

Very Good43.68%47.17%
Very Bad1.16%1.25%

New Barton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)5.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.3%8.3%
Private Rented12.4%15.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%

New Barton 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 New Barton 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 New Barton is both higher than the average for Northamptonshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.2%3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.9%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)14.6%12.1%13.5%

New Barton rates 2/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

New Barton Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age39.639.3
Median Age4039

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

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