Businesses in Bridgend

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 21.8%
 Professional Services: 11.6%
 Industry: 9.7%
 Home Services: 8.6%
 Restaurants: 7.4%
 Other: 40.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts6324.2 years4.24.2
Car repair17526.2 years4.411.7
New car dealers5623.7 years4.33.8
Beauty salons784.65.2
Hairdressers674.64.5
Secondary education554.03.7
Loan companies6920.4 years4.54.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets17817.5 years4.111.9
Street vendors723.84.8
Electrical installation6020.1 years4.74.0
General contractors24022.8 years4.216.1
Other construction9522.9 years4.56.4
Plumbing installation and repair594.64.0
Real estate6515.5 years4.14.4
Other accommodation534.33.6
Construction of buildings7822.9 years3.95.2
Other membership organizations6923.9 years4.44.6
Tractors and farm equipment11418.3 years4.17.6
Wholesale of construction supplies5526.3 years3.63.7
Wholesale of machinery8428.2 years4.25.6
Health and medical2003.413.4
Corporate management11627 years4.07.8
Technical construction services9227.2 years4.16.2
Churches754.45.0
Bars, pubs and taverns1034.16.9
Cafes6116 years4.34.1
Clothing stores1374.29.2
Electronics stores11126.2 years3.97.4
Furniture stores534.23.6
Hardware stores11033 years4.27.4
Household appliances and goods9824.2 years4.26.6
Office supplies and stationery stores5730.5 years3.63.8
Rental equipment534.23.6
Shopping other18428.2 years4.212.3
Area of Bridgend, Wales6.5 km²
Population14,903
Male Population7,309 (49%)
Female Population7,594 (51%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +19.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +10.9%
Median Age42.4
Male Median Age41
Female Median Age43.7
Area Codes1656
NeighborhoodsAberkenfig, Brynmenyn, Kenfig Hill, North Cornelly, Ogmore Vale, Pencoed, Pyle, Town Centre
Local TimeMonday 8:14 PM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Lat & Lng51.50583° / -3.57722°
Postal CodesCF31CF32CF33CF35

Bridgend, Wales - Map

Bridgend, Wales Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population12,51412,91613,43414,903
Population Density1,922 / km²1,984 / km²2,063 / km²2,289 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bridgend Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 10.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bridgend, Wales+19.1%+15.4%+10.9%
Mid Glamorgan+1%+4%+4.3%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bridgend, Wales Median Age

Median Age: 42.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Bridgend, Wales42.4 years43.7 years41 years
Mid Glamorgan40.8 years41.8 years39.7 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bridgend, Wales Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5415368783
5-9376333710
10-14432417849
15-19435424860
20-24433412845
25-29478439918
30-34495450946
35-394865241,010
40-445525771,130
45-495366001,137
50-545525111,064
55-59459429888
60-64449454904
65-69354374728
70-74304381686
75-79248328576
80-84163286450
85 Plus143285429
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bridgend, Wales Population Density

Population Density: 2,289 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bridgend, Wales14,9036.5 km²2,289 / km²
Mid Glamorgan436,530791.8 km²551.3 / km²
United Kingdom64.5 million247,916.6 km²260.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bridgend, Wales Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Bridgend
 Pencoed: 15.2%
 Pyle: 10%
 Brynmenyn: 7.6%
 Kenfig Hill: 6.6%
 Aberkenfig: 6.1%
 Other: 54.6%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Bridgend
 Area Code 1656: 79.1%
 Area Code 78: 5.5%
 Area Code 79: 5.3%
 Other: 10.1%

Business distribution by price for Bridgend, Wales

 Inexpensive: 48.8%
 Moderate: 39.9%
 Expensive: 8.2%
 Very Expensive: 3.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bridgend, Wales CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bridgend, Wales163,628 t11 t25,137 t/km²
Mid Glamorgan4,850,900 t11.1 t6,126 t/km²
United Kingdom735,672,543 t11.4 t2,967 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Bridgend, Wales CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)163,628 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)25,137 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
2/17/186:31 AM4.330.9 km11,550 m5km NE of Clydach, United Kingdomusgs.gov
2/20/145:21 AM4.143.8 km3,000 m17km NNW of Ilfracombe, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/0412:23 PM3.762.3 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/042:56 AM3.662.3 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
1/29/042:56 AM3.362.3 km6,500 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
6/20/0210:26 AM3.435.1 km14,300 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
2/12/0211:13 AM3.531.1 km8,300 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
10/9/017:52 PM3.526.3 km10,000 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov
5/31/014:42 PM495.9 km28,700 mEngland, United Kingdomusgs.gov
10/25/9912:15 PM4.536.8 km10,000 mWales-England region, United Kingdomusgs.gov

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Bridgend, Wales

(English pronunciation: /brᵻˈdʒɛnd/; Welsh: Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, meaning "The main bridge on the River Ogmore" or alternatively "Bridgehead on the River Ogmore" (suggesting a battle), is a town in Bridgend County Borough in Wales, 18-mile (29 km) we..  ︎  Bridgend Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Bridgend
 Postal Code CF31: 46.9%
 Postal Code CF32: 25.9%
 Postal Code CF35: 13.7%
 Postal Code CF33: 12.2%
 Other: 1.3%

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