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IntroductionNW5 1LT

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the NW5 1LT postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for NW5 1LT, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsNW5 1LT

What social class do the population of NW5 1LT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is NW5 1LT 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 NW5 1LT from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 81%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 53.2%Male
  • 46.8%Female

From the last census, 53.2% of people in NW51LT male, and 46.8% female. Men outnumber women in Highgate.


  • 30%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 30% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 53%SINGLE
  • 26%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in NW5 1LT is 53%. Single and 'other' people is 47%.


  • 77%WHITE
  • 23%NON-WHITE

77% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 79.3%WORKING

9.2% 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 NW5 1LT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

NW5 1LT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around NW5 1LT, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in NW5 1LT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

NW5 1LT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around NW5 1LT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

NW5 1LT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area NW51LT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in NW5 1LT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the NW5 1LT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near NW5 1LT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to NW5 1LT.

Travel around NW5 1LT

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 NW5 1LT

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 NW5 1LT area.

Taxis near NW5 1LT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near NW5 1LT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near NW5 1LT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near NW5 1LT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around NW5 1LT.

What's on near NW5 1LT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near NW5 1LT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near NW5 1LT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area NW5 1LT.

Hotels near NW5 1LT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near NW5 1LT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information NW5 1LT

Local Amenities

Banks near NW5 1LT


Find the nearest bank or building society in NW5 1LT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near NW5 1LT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the NW5 1LT postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near NW5 1LT



The nearest schools in the NW5 1LT area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near NW5 1LT

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 NW5 1LT

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 NW5 1LT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near NW5 1LT.

Emergencies in NW5 1LT

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 NW5 1LT



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around NW5 1LT. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in NW5 1LT

Essential InformationNW5 1LT

NW51LT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeNW5 1LT
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

NW51LT Postal District

Compass Postal District

NW5 1LT 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 NW5 1LT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Highgate0.4 miles S
Upper Holloway1.1 miles NE
Lower Holloway1.5 miles E
Hampstead1.5 miles W
East Finchley2.1 miles NW
Saint Johns Wood2.1 miles SW
Highbury2.2 miles E
Hornsey2.4 miles NE
Maida Vale2.4 miles NW
Islington2.6 miles E
Cricklewood2.9 miles W
Stoke Newington3 miles E
Golders Green3 miles W
Bloomsbury3 miles SE
Holborn3 miles SE
London4 miles SE
Glasgow336 miles NW
Edinburgh326 miles NW
Cardiff131 miles W
Liverpool174 miles NW
Southampton71 miles SW
Saint Ives88 miles SW

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