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IntroductionCR4 7RW

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CR4 7RW postcode area in Croydon.

We've got loads of statistics for CR4 7RW, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCR4 7RW

What social class do the population of CR4 7RW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CR4 7RW in Croydon, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CR4 7RW from the Census 2011.


  • 23%Children
  • 76%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in CR47RW male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Bensham Manor.


  • 18%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 41%SINGLE
  • 44%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CR4 7RW is 41%. Single and 'other' people is 58%.


  • 29%WHITE
  • 70%NON-WHITE

29% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 76%WORKING

10.2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in CR4 7RW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CR4 7RW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CR4 7RW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CR4 7RW

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

CR4 7RW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CR4 7RW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CR4 7RW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CR47RW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CR4 7RW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CR4 7RW area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CR4 7RW

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CR4 7RW.

Travel around CR4 7RW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near CR4 7RW

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the CR4 7RW area.

Taxis near CR4 7RW

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CR4 7RW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CR4 7RW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CR4 7RW


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CR4 7RW.

What's on near CR4 7RW

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CR4 7RW, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CR4 7RW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CR4 7RW.

Hotels near CR4 7RW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CR4 7RW, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CR4 7RW

Local Amenities

Banks near CR4 7RW


Find the nearest bank or building society in CR4 7RW. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CR4 7RW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CR4 7RW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CR4 7RW



The nearest schools in the CR4 7RW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CR4 7RW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres CR4 7RW

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in CR4 7RW


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CR4 7RW.

Emergencies in CR4 7RW

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in CR4 7RW



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CR4 7RW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CR4 7RW

Essential InformationCR4 7RW

CR47RW Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCR4 7RW
Postal TownCroydon
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

CR47RW Postal District

Compass Postal District

CR4 7RW postcode is located in the postal town of Croydon. Croydon postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode CR4 7RW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Thornton Heath0.5 miles E
Norbury0.9 miles N
Lower Norwood1 miles NE
Norwood1.2 miles E
Streatham1.3 miles NW
Croydon1.5 miles SE
Camberwell1.7 miles W
South Norwood1.9 miles SE
Hackbridge2.2 miles SW
West Dulwich2.4 miles NE
Mitcham2.4 miles W
Elmers End2.6 miles E
Forest Hill3.3 miles NE
Balham3.3 miles N
East Dulwich3.4 miles NE
London7 miles N
Glasgow346 miles NW
Edinburgh336 miles NW
Cardiff133 miles W
Liverpool183 miles NW
Southampton66 miles SW
Saint Ives84 miles W

SURREY HEATH CRIME REPORT 14-21 MAY 2019 (Surrey Police)

CAMBERLEY AREA (GU15)BURGLARY RESIDENTIALCrime number:  45190052046.   Time:  13/05/2019 06:00 to 19/05/2019 19:00Location:  Victoria Ave GU15Incident:  Residential b&hellip

Surrey Police

Guildford cat charity searching for 'kind-hearted' volunteers to help look after furry friends

It could be the purr-fect spare time role for a cat lover

Get Surrey

Metropolitan Police confirm Kingston Second World War bomb safely detonated

Residents reported hearing a very loud blast and reverberations

Get Surrey

Isabelle, 12, is a disability judo champion

Isabelle Everest is attempting to win gold at the disability European judo championships for the third time in a row.

BBC News

Weekly Burglary Update (Surrey Police)

Dear Residents, Welcome to this week’s Burglary Update. The message covers the burglaries reported 9th May to 16th May 2019. North14/05/2019  Between 13:15 to 16:15.&n&hellip

Surrey Police

Tory leadership: Raab sets out leader bid as Gove joins race

Dominic Raab wants to keep a no-deal Brexit on the table, but Chancellor Philip Hammond says ignoring MPs would be "dangerous".

BBC News

Caterham DJ performs gig outside Oxted polling station

Zach Sabri, known as SUAT, live streamed the performance to more than 33,000 viewers

Get Surrey

Man arrested after couple found dead in Kensington home

A murder investigation is launched after the bodies of a couple were found in a west London flat.

BBC News

From the Postcode Area blog

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Discrimination by Postcode

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You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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