Selston Green, Nottinghamshire

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

Selston Green Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeAshfieldEngland
Age 0 to 46.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age4039.3
Median Age4139

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

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GradeAshfieldEngland
AB12.78%22.96%
C126.95%30.92%
C226.51%20.64%
DE33.76%25.49%

Selston Green Immigration Statistics

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

CountryAshfieldEngland
United Kingdom97%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%3.7%
Outside the EU1.4%9.4%

Selston Green Education Statistics

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

QualificationAshfieldEngland
No Qualifications31.4%22.5%
Level 116.4%13.3%
Level 216.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.6%
Level 312%12.4%
Level 415.1%27.4%
Other4.4%5.7%

Selston Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureAshfieldEngland
Owned33.3%30.6%
Mortgage35.9%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)12.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.5%8.3%
Private Rented11.6%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%

Selston Green 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 Selston Green 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 Selston Green is both higher than the average for Nottinghamshire 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 Selston Green than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitAshfieldNottinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.7%2.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.3%13.8%13.5%

Selston Green rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Selston Green General Health Statistics

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

HealthAshfieldEngland
Very Good42.05%47.17%
Good34.48%34.22%
Fair16.31%13.12%
Bad5.66%4.25%
Very Bad1.50%1.25%

What is the population of Selston Green and Ashfield?

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

WardPopulation
Abbey Hill3593
Annesley & Kirkby Woodhouse7829
Ashfields4187
Carsic3936
Central & New Cross8439
Hucknall Central7171
Hucknall North10762
Hucknall South7884
Hucknall West10020
Huthwaite & Brierley7667
Jacksdale3324
Kingsway3110
Kirkby Cross & Portland4351
Larwood3708
Leamington4220
Selston6418
Skegby6919
St Mary's3895
Stanton Hill & Teversal3487
Summit7565
Sutton Junction & Harlow Wood3859
The Dales2945
Underwood3048
Ashfield Total128337



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


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