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Seddon Street, Bolton, BL3 1JX | Demographic profile

Seddon Street 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

    Bolton South East Borough is represented by the Labour party.

Labour

National (General) Election 2019

52.99%
Labour
34.28%
Conservative
7.31%
Brexit Party
3.48%
Liberal Democrat
1.95%
Green
Voting margin 18.71%
Voting turnout 58.0%

Seddon Street falls within the parliamentary constituency of Bolton South East Borough, represented by the Labour MP, Yasmin Qureshi. At the last general election Labour won control with a majority of 7,598 votes over Conservative. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1950 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 Seddon Street is fairly densely populated, with 1950 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

  • Slightly younger than the National average of 39
36 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
9%
5-9
6%
9%
10-15
4%
4%
16-19
6%
5%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
19%
20%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
18%
11%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with families with older children

The area around Seddon Street is popular with families with older children. There is an even split between single people and married couples.

Ethnic Group

  • White British, with a mix of Indian 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 Indian 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

  • Bolton 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 Bolton 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

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

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (59%) and Walking (23%)

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly younger than the North West region average of 39
36 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
9%
5-9
8%
9%
10-15
5%
4%
16-19
5%
5%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
22%
20%
30-44
24%
25%
45-64
15%
11%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • North West region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is slightly higher than the North 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 slightly higher than the North West region average.

Deprivation

  • Bolton 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 Bolton 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

    Bolton South East Borough is represented by the Labour party.

 
Labour

Local elections

31
Labour
19
Conservative
4
Independents
3
UKIP
3
Lib Dem
Voting margin 12

Locally, Seddon Street falling under the responsibility of Bolton, which is controlled by the Labour party.

Average age of local residents

  • Substantially younger than the Bury Locality average of 42
36 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
9%
5-9
6%
9%
10-15
3%
4%
16-19
5%
5%
20-24
6%
7%
25-29
17%
20%
30-44
28%
25%
45-64
20%
11%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • Bury Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the Bury Locality 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 Bury Locality average.

Deprivation

  • Bolton scores slightly lower than Bury 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 Bolton 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.