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IntroductionCR4 8HY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CR4 8HY postcode area in Croydon.

We've got loads of statistics for CR4 8HY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCR4 8HY

What social class do the population of CR4 8HY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CR4 8HY 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 8HY from the Census 2011.


  • 24%Children
  • 76%Adults

24% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in CR48HY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Thornton Heath.


  • 19%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 19% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 46%SINGLE
  • 34%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CR4 8HY is 46%. Single and 'other' people is 54%.


  • 36%WHITE
  • 66%NON-WHITE

36% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 80.9%WORKING

8.9% 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 8HY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CR4 8HY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CR4 8HY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CR4 8HY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CR4 8HY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CR4 8HY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CR4 8HY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CR48HY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CR4 8HY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CR4 8HY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CR4 8HY

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CR4 8HY.

Travel around CR4 8HY

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 8HY

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 8HY area.

Taxis near CR4 8HY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CR4 8HY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CR4 8HY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CR4 8HY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CR4 8HY.

What's on near CR4 8HY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CR4 8HY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CR4 8HY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CR4 8HY.

Hotels near CR4 8HY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CR4 8HY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CR4 8HY

Local Amenities

Banks near CR4 8HY


Find the nearest bank or building society in CR4 8HY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CR4 8HY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CR4 8HY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CR4 8HY



The nearest schools in the CR4 8HY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CR4 8HY

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 8HY

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 8HY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CR4 8HY.

Emergencies in CR4 8HY

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 8HY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CR4 8HY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CR4 8HY

Essential InformationCR4 8HY

CR48HY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCR4 8HY
Postal TownCroydon
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

CR48HY Postal District

Compass Postal District

CR4 8HY 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 8HY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Thornton Heath0.5 miles SW
Lower Norwood0.7 miles N
Norwood0.7 miles SE
Norbury1.1 miles NW
Croydon1.7 miles S
South Norwood1.7 miles SE
Streatham1.8 miles W
West Dulwich1.9 miles N
Elmers End2 miles E
Camberwell2.4 miles W
Forest Hill2.6 miles NE
Hackbridge2.9 miles SW
East Dulwich3 miles N
Dulwich3 miles N
Beckenham3.1 miles E
London6 miles N
Glasgow346 miles NW
Edinburgh336 miles NW
Cardiff134 miles W
Liverpool183 miles NW
Southampton67 miles SW
Saint Ives85 miles W

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