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IntroductionSE26 6NS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the SE26 6NS postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for SE26 6NS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsSE26 6NS

What social class do the population of SE26 6NS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is SE26 6NS 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 SE26 6NS from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in SE266NS male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Sydenham.


  • 30%AB
  • 48%C2/C2
  • 22%DE

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


  • 50%SINGLE
  • 31%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in SE26 6NS is 50%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.


  • 56%WHITE
  • 44%NON-WHITE

56% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 84.4%WORKING

7.8% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in SE26 6NS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

SE26 6NS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around SE26 6NS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in SE26 6NS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

SE26 6NS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around SE26 6NS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

SE26 6NS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area SE266NS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in SE26 6NS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the SE26 6NS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near SE26 6NS

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to SE26 6NS.

Travel around SE26 6NS

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 SE26 6NS

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 SE26 6NS area.

Taxis near SE26 6NS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near SE26 6NS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near SE26 6NS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near SE26 6NS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around SE26 6NS.

What's on near SE26 6NS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near SE26 6NS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near SE26 6NS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area SE26 6NS.

Hotels near SE26 6NS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near SE26 6NS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information SE26 6NS

Local Amenities

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Banks near SE26 6NS


Find the nearest bank or building society in SE26 6NS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near SE26 6NS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the SE26 6NS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near SE26 6NS



The nearest schools in the SE26 6NS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near SE26 6NS

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 SE26 6NS

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 SE26 6NS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near SE26 6NS.

Emergencies in SE26 6NS

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 SE26 6NS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around SE26 6NS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in SE26 6NS

Essential InformationSE26 6NS

SE266NS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeSE26 6NS
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SE266NS Postal District

Compass Postal District

SE26 6NS 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 SE26 6NS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
West Dulwich0.8 miles NW
Forest Hill0.9 miles E
Lower Norwood1.5 miles W
Dulwich1.8 miles NW
East Dulwich1.8 miles NW
Norwood1.9 miles SW
Elmers End2 miles SE
Norbury2.2 miles W
Thornton Heath2.3 miles SW
Catford2.7 miles E
Lewisham2.7 miles E
Shooters Hill2.9 miles N
Streatham2.9 miles W
South Norwood3 miles S
Balham3.3 miles NW
London6 miles NW
Glasgow345 miles NW
Edinburgh335 miles NW
Cardiff135 miles W
Liverpool183 miles NW
Southampton69 miles SW
Saint Ives87 miles W

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