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Draymans Walk, Abingdon, OX14 5GY | Demographic profile

Draymans Walk 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 West and Abingdon Co is represented by the Liberal Democrat party.

Liberal Democrat

National (General) Election 2019

53.28%
Liberal Democrat
38.07%
Conservative
7.24%
Labour
1.41%
Brexit Party
Voting margin 15.21%
Voting turnout 76.0%

Draymans Walk falls within the parliamentary constituency of Oxford West and Abingdon Co, represented by the Liberal Democrat MP, Layla Moran. At the last general election Liberal Democrat won control with a majority of 8,943 votes over Conservative. A breakdown of voting at the last election is shown above.

Population

  • 1996 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 Draymans Walk is densely populated, with 1996 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 older than the National average of 39
43 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
6%
6%
10-15
4%
3%
16-19
6%
4%
20-24
6%
6%
25-29
19%
21%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
18%
20%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • National Average
  • This Area

Popularity with families

  • Popular with young families

The area around Draymans Walk 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 much higher than the National average
44k
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

  • Vale of White Horse 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 Vale of White Horse 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: Property, Retail, and Manufacturing
Property

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

Travel to work

  • Most popular travel methods: Car and Walking
Car

Most people travel to their workplace by Car (69%) and Walking (11%)

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly older than the South East region average of 39
43 years old
5%
5%
0-4
6%
5%
5-9
7%
6%
10-15
4%
3%
16-19
5%
4%
20-24
6%
6%
25-29
22%
21%
30-44
24%
25%
45-64
16%
20%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • South East region Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is around the South East region average
44k
Average annual income

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

Deprivation

  • Vale of White Horse 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 Vale of White Horse 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 West and Abingdon Co is represented by the Conservative party.

 
Conservative

Local elections

29
Conservative
21
Lib Dem
1
Labour
Voting margin 8

Locally, Draymans Walk falling under the responsibility of Vale of White Horse, which is controlled by the Conservative party. At a county level, Oxfordshire provide some services.

Average age of local residents

  • Slightly older than the South Locality average of 40
43 years old
7%
5%
0-4
7%
5%
5-9
6%
6%
10-15
3%
3%
16-19
4%
4%
20-24
6%
6%
25-29
23%
21%
30-44
25%
25%
45-64
14%
20%
65+

Population breakdown by age range

  • South Locality Average
  • This Area

Income

  • Average household income is slightly lower than the South Locality average
44k
Average annual income

Deprivation indices indicate this is generally quite an affluent area. At the same time, local households have an income slightly lower than the South Locality average.

Deprivation

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

Data released by the government each year indicates that this part of Vale of White Horse 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.