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Macrome Road, Wolverhampton, WV6 9HP | Demographic profile

Macrome Road 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

    Wolverhampton South West Borough is represented by the Conservative party.

Conservative

National (General) Election 2019

48.29%
Conservative
44.25%
Labour
4.96%
Liberal Democrat
2.5%
Brexit Party
Voting margin 4.04%
Voting turnout 67.0%

Macrome Road falls within the parliamentary constituency of Wolverhampton South West Borough, represented by the Conservative MP, Stuart Anderson. At the last general election Conservative won control with a majority of 1,661 votes over Labour. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1462 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 Macrome Road is fairly densely populated, with 1462 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%
6%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
6%
8%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
6%
6%
20-24
6%
6%
25-29
19%
21%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
18%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families
Family

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

Ethnic Group

  • White British, with a mix of Indian and Black Caribbean
Ethnicity

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

Income

  • Average household income is around the National average
36k
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

  • Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton 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: Manufacturing, Retail, and Health
Manufacturing
Manufacturing

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

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (72%) and Walking (7%)

Average age of local residents

  • Around the West Midlands region average of 39
38 years old
6%
6%
0-4
6%
7%
5-9
8%
8%
10-15
5%
4%
16-19
5%
6%
20-24
6%
6%
25-29
21%
21%
30-44
24%
25%
45-64
15%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • West Midlands region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is slightly higher than the West Midlands region average
36k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally a fairly average area. At the same time, local households have an income slightly higher than the West Midlands region average.

Deprivation

  • Wolverhampton is – according to official government figures - 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 Wolverhampton 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.

Local politics

    Wolverhampton South West Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

51
Labour
9
Conservative
Voting margin 42

Locally, Macrome Road falling under the responsibility of City of Wolverhampton, which is controlled by the Labour party.

Average age of local residents

  • Substantially younger than the South Locality average of 45
38 years old
4%
6%
0-4
5%
7%
5-9
6%
8%
10-15
3%
4%
16-19
5%
6%
20-24
5%
6%
25-29
14%
21%
30-44
29%
25%
45-64
26%
13%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • South Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the South Locality average
36k
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 Locality average.

Deprivation

  • Wolverhampton area scores worse than South in official government statistics reflecting household income, employment, health and access to opportunities
average

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Wolverhampton 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.