ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
1POPULATION
7.8%UNEMPLOYED
22%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
46%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
W1C 2HWLocal Map
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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the W1C 2HW postcode area in London.

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DemographicsW1C 2HW

What social class do the population of W1C 2HW belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is W1C 2HW 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 W1C 2HW from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 8%Children
  • 92%Adults

8% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in W1C2HW male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in West End.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 46%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 46% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 62%SINGLE
  • 22%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in W1C 2HW is 62%. Single and 'other' people is 38%.

ETHNICITY

  • 71%WHITE
  • 29%NON-WHITE

71% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 83.6%WORKING
  • 7.8%UNEMPLOYED

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

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in W1C 2HW, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

W1C 2HW Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around W1C 2HW, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in W1C 2HW

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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

W1C 2HW Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around W1C 2HW reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

W1C 2HW Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area W1C2HW. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in W1C 2HW

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near W1C 2HW

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around W1C 2HW

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near W1C 2HW

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 W1C 2HW area.

Taxis near W1C 2HW

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near W1C 2HW

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near W1C 2HW

Events

From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around W1C 2HW.

What's on near W1C 2HW

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near W1C 2HW

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area W1C 2HW.

Hotels near W1C 2HW

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information W1C 2HW

Local Amenities

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Banks near W1C 2HW

Banks

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Banks near W1C 2HW

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the W1C 2HW postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near W1C 2HW

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the W1C 2HW area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near W1C 2HW

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres W1C 2HW

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in W1C 2HW

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near W1C 2HW.

Emergencies in W1C 2HW

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 W1C 2HW

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around W1C 2HW. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in W1C 2HW

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W1C2HW Postcode Breakdown

WCAREA1DISTRICT2SECTORHWUNIT
Full PostcodeW1C 2HW
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownLondon
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyInner London
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

W1C2HW Postal District

Compass Postal District

W1C 2HW 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 W1C 2HW.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Marylebone1 miles S
Mayfair1 miles S
Covent Garden1.1 miles SE
Bloomsbury1.2 miles E
Holborn1.2 miles E
London1.6 miles E
Westminster1.6 miles E
Lambeth1.6 miles E
Paddington1.9 miles SW
Saint Johns Wood2.1 miles NW
Islington2.3 miles E
Highgate2.5 miles N
Kensington2.7 miles SW
Earls Court2.7 miles SW
London2 miles E
Glasgow338 miles NW
Edinburgh328 miles NW
Cardiff131 miles W
Liverpool176 miles NW
Southampton69 miles SW
Saint Ives87 miles SW

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