694TOTAL POPULATION
401HOUSEHOLDS
6.9%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£54,080AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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SW1H POSTCODE REGION

London (SW1H)

The SW1H postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 358 individual postcodes.

There are 2 electoral wards in the SW1H postcode area, including London which come under the local authority of the City of London,Westminster Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 41% of people in SW1H are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of SW1H are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83%WORKING
  • 17%UNEMPLOYED

17% of people in SW1H are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 41%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 41% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 46%WHITE
  • 54%NON-WHITE

46% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SW1HGreater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

SW1H is located in the county of Greater London, in England.

Greater London has a total population of 8,778,500, making it the 1st largest county in the UK.

Greater London has a total area of 606 square miles, and a population density of 5594 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSW1H
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameWestminster 020
LSOA NameWestminster 020A
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityCity of London,Westminster
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SW1H Electoral Wards

The postal region of SW1H, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Westminster
St James's Park
London
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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (LONDON) and estimated address.

Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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