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Simpson Street, Middlesbrough, TS5 6HP | Demographic profile

Simpson Street is in a working class 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

    Middlesbrough Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

National (General) Election 2017

65.67%
Labour
26.74%
Conservative
4.07%
UKIP
1.77%
Independents
1.03%
Lib Dem
0.7%
Green
Voting margin 38.93%
Voting turnout 58.0%

Simpson Street falls within the parliamentary constituency of Middlesbrough Borough, represented by the Labour MP, Andy McDonald. At the last general election the Labour Party won control with a majority of 13,873 votes over the Conservative Party. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1816 people living in the immediate local area as of the 2011 census
high density urban

The most recent data we have available indicates that the area around Simpson Street is densely populated, with 1816 people living in the neighbourhood.

While population density on its own doesn’t mean a huge deal, a 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

  • Slightly younger than the National average of 39
37 years old
6%
7%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
6%
6%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
6%
8%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
19%
20%
30-44
25%
23%
45-64
17%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families
Family

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

Ethnic Group

  • White British, with a mix of Pakistani and White Irish
Ethnicity

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

Income

  • Average household income is around the National average
32k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a less affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income around the National average.

Deprivation

  • This particular area is, statistically, one of poorer scoring areas when it comes to official government deprivation figures
below average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Middlesbrough is, statistically, one of poorer scoring areas when it comes to official government deprivation figures

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, Retail, and Teaching
Health
Health

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

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (54%) and Walking (18%)

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the North East region average of 39
37 years old
5%
7%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
7%
6%
10-15
5%
4%
16-19
5%
8%
20-24
5%
7%
25-29
22%
20%
30-44
24%
23%
45-64
16%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • North East region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the North East region average
32k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a less affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income around the North East region average.

Deprivation

  • This particular area scores poorly in official government deprivation statistics compared to other places in North East
below average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Middlesbrough is, statistically, one of poorer scoring areas when it comes to official government deprivation figures

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

    Middlesbrough Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

33
Labour
9
Independents
4
Conservative
Voting margin 24

Locally, Simpson Street falling under the responsibility of Middlesbrough, which is controlled by the Labour party.

Average age of local residents

  • Around the Stockton-on-Tees Locality average of 37
37 years old
7%
7%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
6%
6%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
7%
8%
20-24
8%
7%
25-29
21%
20%
30-44
23%
23%
45-64
13%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • Stockton-on-Tees Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the Stockton-on-Tees Locality average
32k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a less affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income around the Stockton-on-Tees Locality average.

Deprivation

  • This particular area area scores worse than Stockton-on-Tees in official government statistics reflecting household income, employment, health and access to opportunities
below average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Middlesbrough is, statistically, one of poorer scoring areas when it comes to official government deprivation figures

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.