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Viaduct Lane, Penponds, TR14 0QH | Demographic profile

Viaduct Lane is in a fairly typical 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

    Camborne and Redruth Co is represented by the Conservative party.

Conservative

National (General) Election 2019

53.14%
Conservative
35.86%
Labour
6.96%
Liberal Democrat
2.7%
Green
1.34%
Liberal
Voting margin 17.28%
Voting turnout 71.0%

Viaduct Lane falls within the parliamentary constituency of Camborne and Redruth Co, represented by the Conservative MP, George Eustice. At the last general election Conservative won control with a majority of 8,700 votes over Labour. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1709 people living in the immediate local area as of the 2011 census
super high density

The most recent data we have available indicates that the area around Viaduct Lane is very densely populated, with 1709 people living in the neighbourhood.

While population density on its own doesn’t mean a huge deal, a very 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 older than the National average of 39
42 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
6%
5-9
6%
7%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
6%
4%
20-24
6%
4%
25-29
19%
19%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
18%
22%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families

The area around Viaduct Lane 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 White Irish

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 White Irish around this.

Income

  • Average household income is around the National average
34k
Average annual income

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

Deprivation

  • Cornwall is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Cornwall is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment 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: Retail, Health, and Manufacturing
Retail

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

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Car (as a passenger)
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (71%) and Car (as a passenger) (12%)

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly older than the South West region average of 41
42 years old
5%
5%
0-4
5%
6%
5-9
7%
7%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
5%
4%
20-24
5%
4%
25-29
21%
19%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
18%
22%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • South West region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the South West region average
34k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a fairly average area. At the same time, local households have an income around the South West region average.

Deprivation

  • Cornwall scores poorly in official government deprivation statistics compared to other places in South West
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Cornwall is a fairly typical area in terms of household income, employment 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.