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IntroductionW1U 1QY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the W1U 1QY postcode area in London.

We've got loads of statistics for W1U 1QY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsW1U 1QY

What social class do the population of W1U 1QY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is W1U 1QY 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 W1U 1QY from the Census 2011.


  • 12%Children
  • 87%Adults

12% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in W1U1QY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Marylebone High Street.


  • 51%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 8%DE

According to census records, 51% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 55%SINGLE
  • 32%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in W1U 1QY is 55%. Single and 'other' people is 44%.


  • 69%WHITE
  • 32%NON-WHITE

69% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 82.1%WORKING

5.1% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in W1U 1QY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

W1U 1QY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around W1U 1QY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in W1U 1QY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

W1U 1QY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around W1U 1QY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

W1U 1QY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area W1U1QY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in W1U 1QY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the W1U 1QY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near W1U 1QY

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to W1U 1QY.

Travel around W1U 1QY

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 W1U 1QY

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 W1U 1QY area.

Taxis near W1U 1QY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near W1U 1QY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near W1U 1QY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near W1U 1QY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around W1U 1QY.

What's on near W1U 1QY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near W1U 1QY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near W1U 1QY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area W1U 1QY.

Hotels near W1U 1QY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near W1U 1QY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information W1U 1QY

Local Amenities

Banks near W1U 1QY


Find the nearest bank or building society in W1U 1QY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near W1U 1QY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the W1U 1QY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near W1U 1QY



The nearest schools in the W1U 1QY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near W1U 1QY

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 W1U 1QY

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 W1U 1QY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near W1U 1QY.

Emergencies in W1U 1QY

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 W1U 1QY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around W1U 1QY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in W1U 1QY

Essential InformationW1U 1QY

W1U1QY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeW1U 1QY
Postal TownLondon
Ward Name
CountyInner London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

W1U1QY Postal District

Compass Postal District

W1U 1QY 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 W1U 1QY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Marylebone1.1 miles S
Mayfair1.1 miles S
Covent Garden1.4 miles SE
Holborn1.6 miles E
Bloomsbury1.6 miles E
Paddington1.6 miles SW
Saint Johns Wood1.8 miles NW
London1.9 miles E
Lambeth1.9 miles E
Westminster1.9 miles E
Highgate2.4 miles N
Kensington2.5 miles SW
Chelsea2.5 miles SW
Earls Court2.5 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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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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