Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Hill, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Hill, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Hill, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Hill, Staffordshire

Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to Walton-on-the-Hill 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 Walton-on-the-Hill to figures for Staffordshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Walton-on-the-Hill is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Walton-on-the-Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Walton-on-the-Hill as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Walton-on-the-Hill is also older than the Staffordshire average, making Walton-on-the-Hill a older persons location.

AgeStaffordStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.4%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.5%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.4%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.4%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647%7%6%
Age 65 to 7410.7%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.1%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age41.841.339.3
Median Age434239

Walton-on-the-Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureStaffordStaffordshireEngland
Owned36.4%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage35.2%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.3%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.3%9%8.3%
Private Rented11.2%10.1%15.4%
Other1.7%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.2%1.3%

Walton-on-the-Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Walton-on-the-Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Walton-on-the-Hill 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. Walton-on-the-Hill also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Walton-on-the-Hill are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationStaffordStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications20.4%24.8%22.5%
Level 112.7%14%13.3%
Level 215.8%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.9%12.7%12.4%
Level 430.3%24%27.4%
Other4.4%4.4%5.7%

Walton-on-the-Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthStaffordStaffordshireEngland
Very Good46.13%45.32%47.17%
Good35.59%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.23%13.84%13.12%
Bad3.91%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.14%1.28%1.25%

Walton-on-the-Hill 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.

GradeStaffordStaffordshireEngland
AB26.03%21.22%22.96%
C132.98%29.71%30.92%
C219.77%23.66%20.64%
DE21.21%25.41%25.49%

Walton-on-the-Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Walton-on-the-Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Walton-on-the-Hill 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.

CountryStaffordStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom93.9%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.9%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU3.6%2.5%9.4%

Walton-on-the-Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Walton-on-the-Hill come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 Walton-on-the-Hill is both lower than the average for Staffordshire 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 Walton-on-the-Hill than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitStaffordStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.8%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.7%11.6%13.5%


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


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