Norcote, Gloucestershire

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

Norcote General Health Statistics

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

Very Good48.78%47.17%
Very Bad0.80%1.25%

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

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Norcote Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)1.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)13.1%8.3%
Private Rented13.2%15.4%
Rent Free3%1.3%

Norcote Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Norcote and are from the UK Census of 2011. Norcote has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Norcote also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Norcote are better educated than the average England citizen.

No Qualifications18.5%22.5%
Level 112.8%13.3%
Level 215.8%15.2%
Level 311.9%12.4%
Level 433.7%27.4%

Norcote Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom92.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU4.2%9.4%

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

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Norcote 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 Norcote is both lower than the average for Gloucestershire 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 Norcote than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.3%2.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.9%10.5%13.5%

Norcote rates 4/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Norcote Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 44.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.4%2.3%
Mean Age44.239.3
Median Age4639

What is the population of Norcote and Cotswold?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Cotswold including Norcote. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Bourton Vale2665
Bourton Village3273
Campden & Vale6014
Chedworth & Churn Valley2592
Coln Valley2279
Fairford North2374
Four Acres1735
Grumbolds Ash with Avening2542
Lechlade, Kempsford & Fairford South6048
Moreton East3163
Moreton West2305
New Mills2069
Siddington & Cerney Rural3935
South Cerney Village2752
St Michael's2573
Tetbury East & Rural2227
Tetbury Town1795
Tetbury with Upton2930
The Ampneys & Hampton2799
The Beeches2726
The Rissingtons2580
Cotswold Total90264

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

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