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IntroductionEC2R 8AH

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EC2R 8AH postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for EC2R 8AH, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEC2R 8AH

What social class do the population of EC2R 8AH belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EC2R 8AH in London, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about EC2R 8AH from the Census 2011.


  • 9%Children
  • 92%Adults

9% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 1% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EC2R8AH male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Aldgate,Billingsgate,Bishopsgate,Bridge,Broad Street,Candlewick,Cornhill,Langbourn,Lime Street,Portsoken,Tower.


  • 63%AB
  • 35%C2/C2
  • 2%DE

According to census records, 63% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 59%SINGLE
  • 29%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EC2R 8AH is 59%. Single and 'other' people is 40%.


  • 78%WHITE
  • 21%NON-WHITE

78% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91%WORKING

1.3% 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 EC2R 8AH, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EC2R 8AH Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EC2R 8AH, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EC2R 8AH

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EC2R 8AH Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EC2R 8AH reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EC2R 8AH Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EC2R8AH. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EC2R 8AH

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EC2R 8AH area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EC2R 8AH

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EC2R 8AH.

Travel around EC2R 8AH

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 EC2R 8AH

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 EC2R 8AH area.

Taxis near EC2R 8AH

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EC2R 8AH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EC2R 8AH

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near EC2R 8AH


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EC2R 8AH.

What's on near EC2R 8AH

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EC2R 8AH, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EC2R 8AH

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EC2R 8AH.

Hotels near EC2R 8AH

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EC2R 8AH, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EC2R 8AH

Local Amenities

Banks near EC2R 8AH


Find the nearest bank or building society in EC2R 8AH. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EC2R 8AH

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EC2R 8AH postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EC2R 8AH



The nearest schools in the EC2R 8AH area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EC2R 8AH

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 EC2R 8AH

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 EC2R 8AH


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EC2R 8AH.

Emergencies in EC2R 8AH

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 EC2R 8AH



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EC2R 8AH. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in EC2R 8AH

Essential InformationEC2R 8AH

EC2R8AH Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEC2R 8AH
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

EC2R8AH Postal District

Compass Postal District

EC2R 8AH postcode is located in the postal town of London. London 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 EC2R 8AH.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Finsbury1 miles SE
Southwark1 miles SE
Bloomsbury1.2 miles W
Holborn1.2 miles W
Hoxton1.3 miles N
Shoreditch1.3 miles N
Islington1.4 miles NW
London1.6 miles SW
Lambeth1.6 miles SW
Westminster1.6 miles SW
Whitechapel1.7 miles E
Bethnal Green1.7 miles E
Rotherhithe1.9 miles E
Covent Garden2.2 miles W
London2 miles SW
Glasgow339 miles NW
Edinburgh329 miles NW
Cardiff134 miles W
Liverpool178 miles NW
Southampton71 miles SW
Saint Ives89 miles SW

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