London (SW20)

The SW20 postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 915 individual postcodes.

There are 0 electoral wards in the SW20 postcode area, including London, which come under the local authority of the Kingston upon Thames Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 47% of people in SW20 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 SW20 are wealthier - or higher class - than average, but it can be an indication that the area may be prospering and desirable to live in.



  • 89%WORKING

11% of people in SW20 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 47%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 10%DE

According to census records, 47% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 61%WHITE
  • 39%NON-WHITE

61% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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SW20Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

SW20 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.

SW20 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SW20, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Greater London Postal Town Map
Outward CodeSW20
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameKingston upon Thames 002
LSOA NameKingston upon Thames 002B
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
Local AuthorityKingston upon Thames
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
Browse Postcodes in SW20

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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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Firefighters were called to reports of a blaze at a derelict pub in Charlton last night.

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Ex-JLS star from Croydon denies behaving like a 'sexual predator'

Former JLS star and Croydon resident Oritse Williams has denied behaving like a "sexual predator" and told a jury that a woman he denies raping thanked him.

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Prestigious restaurant says refurb has inspired 'overwhelmingly positive' response

A famed Locksbottom restaurant which reopened after a six-figure refurbishment in February claim business is booming.

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Man charged after 'taking knife into Croydon immigration centre'

A man who allegedly entered an immigration centre in Croydon with a knife has been charged, police have said.

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Travel news: Heavy delays and vehicle fire could cause commute delays

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Bexley bakery beats off competition at major Kent bake-off

A 70-year-old Bexley bakery has proven that their batter is still the best after beating off master bakers to secure the top prize at a major Kent cake competition.

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Sacked cabinet member returns to top table as deputy leader

A councillor who was sacked from the cabinet just five months ago has made a return to the top table.

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From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

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Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

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The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

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