12,691TOTAL POPULATION
6,206HOUSEHOLDS
12.0%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£71,240AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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E1W POSTCODE REGION

London (E1W)

The E1W postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 759 individual postcodes.

There are 1 electoral wards in the E1W postcode area, including London which come under the local authority of the Tower Hamlets Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 38% of people in E1W are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of E1W are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 76%WORKING
  • 24%UNEMPLOYED

24% of people in E1W are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 38%AB
  • 38%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 33%WHITE
  • 67%NON-WHITE

33% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

E1WGreater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

E1W is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeE1W
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameTower Hamlets 027
LSOA NameTower Hamlets 027B
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityTower Hamlets
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

E1W Electoral Wards

The postal region of E1W, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Limehouse
Stepney
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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