40,539TOTAL POPULATION
17,438HOUSEHOLDS
5.7%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£66,560AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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SW4 POSTCODE REGION

London (SW4)

The SW4 postcode area is located in the London postcode town region, within the county of Greater London, and contains a total of 1484 individual postcodes.

There are 6 electoral wards in the SW4 postcode area, including London which come under the local authority of the Lambeth Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 44% of people in SW4 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 SW4 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

  • 87%WORKING
  • 13%UNEMPLOYED

13% of people in SW4 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 44%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 16%DE

According to census records, 44% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 50%WHITE
  • 50%NON-WHITE

50% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

SW4Greater London

Greater London

The county of Greater London

SW4 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 CodeSW4
Postal TownLondon
MSOA NameLambeth 013
LSOA NameLambeth 013E
CountyGreater London
RegionGreater London
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityLambeth
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

SW4 Electoral Wards

The postal region of SW4, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Battersea
Clapham
Clapham Park
Kennington
Nine Elms
South Lambeth
Stockwell
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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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