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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the NW8 8XG postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for NW8 8XG, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsNW8 8XG

What social class do the population of NW8 8XG belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is NW8 8XG 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 NW8 8XG from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 79%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45.9%Male
  • 54.1%Female

From the last census, 45.9% of people in NW88XG male, and 54.1% female. Women outnumber men in Regent's Park.


  • 32%AB
  • 44%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 43%SINGLE
  • 35%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in NW8 8XG is 43%. Single and 'other' people is 57%.


  • 44%WHITE
  • 56%NON-WHITE

44% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 68.5%WORKING

15.1% 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 NW8 8XG, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

NW8 8XG Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around NW8 8XG, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in NW8 8XG

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

NW8 8XG Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around NW8 8XG reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

NW8 8XG Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area NW88XG. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in NW8 8XG

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the NW8 8XG area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near NW8 8XG

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to NW8 8XG.

Travel around NW8 8XG

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 NW8 8XG

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 NW8 8XG area.

Taxis near NW8 8XG

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near NW8 8XG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near NW8 8XG

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near NW8 8XG


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around NW8 8XG.

What's on near NW8 8XG

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near NW8 8XG, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near NW8 8XG

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area NW8 8XG.

Hotels near NW8 8XG

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near NW8 8XG, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information NW8 8XG

Local Amenities

Banks near NW8 8XG


Find the nearest bank or building society in NW8 8XG. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near NW8 8XG

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the NW8 8XG postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near NW8 8XG



The nearest schools in the NW8 8XG area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near NW8 8XG

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 NW8 8XG

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 NW8 8XG


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near NW8 8XG.

Emergencies in NW8 8XG

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 NW8 8XG



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around NW8 8XG. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in NW8 8XG

Essential InformationNW8 8XG

NW88XG Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeNW8 8XG
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

NW88XG Postal District

Compass Postal District

NW8 8XG 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 NW8 8XG.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Saint Johns Wood0.7 miles W
Hampstead1.6 miles NW
Highgate1.7 miles NE
Paddington2.1 miles S
Mayfair2.2 miles SE
Marylebone2.2 miles SE
Notting Hill2.2 miles W
Bloomsbury2.4 miles E
Holborn2.4 miles E
Cricklewood2.5 miles NW
Covent Garden2.5 miles SE
Lower Holloway2.7 miles E
Willesden2.8 miles W
Shepherds Bush2.9 miles SW
Islington3 miles E
London3 miles E
Glasgow337 miles NW
Edinburgh327 miles NW
Cardiff130 miles W
Liverpool175 miles NW
Southampton69 miles SW
Saint Ives86 miles SW

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