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Romford (RM4)

The RM4 postcode area is located in the Romford postcode town region, within the county of Essex, and contains a total of 215 individual postcodes.

There are 24 electoral wards in the RM4 postcode area, including Dagenham, Grays, Hornchurch, Purfleet, Rainham, Romford, South Ockendon, Tilbury, Upminster which come under the local authority of the Epping Forest Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 20% of people in RM4 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 RM4 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

The RM4 postcode is a postcode district in the Romford borough of Greater London. It is situated to the south of Chadwell Heath, to the west of Collier Row, and to the east of Dagenham. The postcode is comprised of the neighbourhoods of Havering Park, Chase Cross, and Noak Hill.

Havering Park is an area of mostly residential housing, though there is also a local leisure centre, primary school and church. Located at the centre of the postcode, Havering Park is within easy reach of local amenities and public transportation.

Chase Cross is a leafy neighbourhood located at the southern edge of the RM4 postcode. It is home to a railway station, providing direct access to the centre of London.

Noak Hill is a less populous neighbourhood, located at the north of the postcode. Its streets are lined with trees, making it a pleasant and relatively quiet area.

Residents of the RM4 postcode are serviced by several GPs, dentists, opticians, local pharmacies and health centres. The postcode is located within the London Borough of Havering authority, providing access to local council services.

The area is home to a number of local businesses, as well as thematic retail outlets, supermarkets and restaurants. For green-seekers, there are a few large parks within the RM4 postcode, including Havering Country Park and Pyrgo Park. The area is well-connected, offering convenient bus services, as well as rail services between Romford and East London.

This is an ideal postcode for people who would like to experience a mix of both rural and urban living. It's the perfect area for young professionals, families and those looking for an active and engaged lifestyle.

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  • 88%WORKING

12% of people in RM4 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 20%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 21%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 14%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

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The county of Essex

RM4 is located in the county of Essex, in England.

Essex has a total population of 1,802,200, making it the 7th largest county in the UK.

Essex has a total area of 1417 square miles, and a population density of 491 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Essex Postal Town Map
Outward CodeRM4
Postal TownRomford
MSOA NameEpping Forest 010
LSOA NameEpping Forest 010A
Local AuthorityEpping Forest
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

RM4 Electoral Wards

The postal region of RM4, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Coopersale Street
Curtismill Green
Fiddlers Hamlet
Hobbs Cross
Theydon Garnon
Horseman Side
Lambourne End
Little End
Mount End
Navestock Heath
Noak Hill
Nuper's Hatch
Passingford Bridge
Sabine's Green
Stanford Rivers
Stapleford Abbotts
Stapleford Tawney
Steward's Green
St Vincent's Hamlet
Theydon Garnon
Theydon Mount
Watton's Green
Browse Postcodes in RM4

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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 (RM) 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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