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

Norman Cross Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)2.6%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.3%9.1%8.3%
Private Rented12.5%14.3%15.4%
Rent Free1%1.5%1.3%

Norman Cross Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Norman Cross are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Norman Cross 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 Kingdom90.4%86.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.6%5.4%3.7%
Outside the EU5.5%7.8%9.4%

Norman Cross Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications19.2%18.9%22.5%
Level 114.6%12.1%13.3%
Level 217%14.4%15.2%
Level 312.4%12.6%12.4%
Level 427.9%33%27.4%

Norman Cross General Health Statistics

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

Very Good48.77%49.41%47.17%
Very Bad0.85%0.88%1.25%

Norman Cross Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.9%9.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.8%6.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.8%21.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6.2%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%8.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845%5.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age39.939.539.3
Median Age413939

Norman Cross 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.


Norman Cross Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Norman Cross 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 Norman Cross is both lower than the average for Cambridgeshire 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 Norman Cross than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.8%8.7%13.5%

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

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