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We've got loads of statistics for EC2Y 5EJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEC2Y 5EJ

What social class do the population of EC2Y 5EJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EC2Y 5EJ 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 EC2Y 5EJ from the Census 2011.


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EC2Y5EJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Bassishaw,Coleman Street,Cripplegate.


  • 72%AB
  • 26%C2/C2
  • 2%DE

According to census records, 72% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 40%SINGLE
  • 42%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EC2Y 5EJ is 40%. Single and 'other' people is 61%.


  • 89%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

89% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 94.4%WORKING

1% 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 EC2Y 5EJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EC2Y 5EJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EC2Y 5EJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EC2Y 5EJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EC2Y 5EJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EC2Y 5EJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EC2Y5EJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EC2Y 5EJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near EC2Y 5EJ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around EC2Y 5EJ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near EC2Y 5EJ

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 EC2Y 5EJ area.

Taxis near EC2Y 5EJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near EC2Y 5EJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near EC2Y 5EJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EC2Y 5EJ.

What's on near EC2Y 5EJ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near EC2Y 5EJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EC2Y 5EJ.

Hotels near EC2Y 5EJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EC2Y 5EJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EC2Y 5EJ

Local Amenities

Banks near EC2Y 5EJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in EC2Y 5EJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EC2Y 5EJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EC2Y 5EJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EC2Y 5EJ



The nearest schools in the EC2Y 5EJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EC2Y 5EJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres EC2Y 5EJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in EC2Y 5EJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EC2Y 5EJ.

Emergencies in EC2Y 5EJ

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 EC2Y 5EJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EC2Y 5EJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in EC2Y 5EJ

Essential InformationEC2Y 5EJ

EC2Y5EJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEC2Y 5EJ
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

EC2Y5EJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

EC2Y 5EJ 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 EC2Y 5EJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bloomsbury1 miles W
Holborn1 miles W
Islington1 miles N
Hoxton1.1 miles NE
Shoreditch1.1 miles NE
Southwark1.4 miles SE
Finsbury1.4 miles SE
London1.6 miles SW
Lambeth1.6 miles SW
Westminster1.6 miles SW
Whitechapel1.9 miles E
Bethnal Green1.9 miles E
Covent Garden2.2 miles SW
Highbury2.2 miles N
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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