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OX3 8SF | Demographic profile

OX3 8SF is in a desirable neighbourhood popular with families

Demographic data is collected by the Office for National Statistics in the census, the most recent of which took place in 2015. This information is grouped into small geographic areas a few streets in size.

National politics

    Oxford East Borough is represented by the Labour and Co-operative party.

Labour and Co-operative

National (General) Election 2019

57.0%
Labour and Co-operative
20.87%
Conservative
13.95%
Liberal Democrat
4.85%
Green
2.32%
Brexit Party
Voting margin 36.13%
Voting turnout 63.0%

falls within the parliamentary constituency of Oxford East Borough, represented by the Labour and Co-operative MP, Anneliese Dodds. At the last general election Labour and Co-operative won control with a majority of 17,832 votes over Conservative. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1601 people living in the immediate local area as of the 2011 census
low density urban

The most recent data we have available indicates that the area around OX3 8SF is fairly densely populated, with 1601 people living in the neighbourhood.

While population density on its own doesn’t mean a huge deal, a fairly densely populated area might mean that you’re more likely to experience issues like noise or congestion caused by local traffic. However, it also might mean that key services and facilities are more accessible, located where the largest number of people can reach them.

Average age of local residents

  • Around the National average of 39
38 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
6%
7%
10-15
4%
2%
16-19
6%
7%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
19%
21%
30-44
25%
22%
45-64
18%
16%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families

The area around is popular with young families. There is an even split between single people and married couples.

Ethnic Group

  • White British, with a mix of White (other) and Other

The most recent census data on ethnicity indicates that most people living within the area are White British, with a mix of White (other) and Other around this.

Income

  • Average household income is much higher than the National average
55k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally quite an affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income much higher than the National average.

Deprivation

  • Oxford performs well in official government statistics looking at household income, employment, health and access to opportunities
above average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Oxford performs well in official government statistics looking at household income, employment, health and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.

Industry of employment

  • Most popular sectors: Health, Property, and Teaching
Health

Typical industries in which local people are employed include Health, Property, and Teaching

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (65%) and Walking (11%)

Average age of local residents

  • Around the South East region average of 39
38 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
7%
7%
10-15
4%
2%
16-19
5%
7%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
22%
21%
30-44
24%
22%
45-64
16%
16%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • South East region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is much higher than the South East region average
55k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally quite an affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income much higher than the South East region average.

Deprivation

  • Oxford performs well in official government statistics looking at household income, employment, health and access to opportunities, when compared to other places in South East
above average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Oxford performs well in official government statistics looking at household income, employment, health and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.

Local politics

    Oxford East Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

32
Labour
8
Lib Dem
6
Green
1
Independents
Voting margin 24

Locally, falling under the responsibility of Oxford, which is controlled by the Labour party. At a county level, Oxfordshire provide some services.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the Vale Locality average of 43
38 years old
4%
5%
0-4
5%
7%
5-9
8%
7%
10-15
6%
2%
16-19
4%
7%
20-24
4%
7%
25-29
16%
21%
30-44
27%
22%
45-64
21%
16%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • Vale Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the Vale Locality average
55k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally quite an affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income around the Vale Locality average.

Deprivation

  • Oxford is a similar area to Vale in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities
above average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Oxford performs well in official government statistics looking at household income, employment, health and access to opportunities

This information is modelled on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation, a national dataset compiled by the department for Communities and Local Government. This ranks neighbourhoods from ‘best’ to ‘worst’ across a number of criteria including access to employment, life expectancy, income and health. While this might be a simplistic way of viewing things, there is a strong relationship between an area’s IMD ranking and its desirability as a place to live.