Area Information for Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.
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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Temple, City of London, London consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.
|Residence in Commercial Building||133|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Temple, City of London, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 57% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||24|
|Rented: From Council||2|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||7|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||94|
Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top
This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.
Social Grade Embed This
Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||131|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||48|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||5|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||5|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around EC4Y 7BL however is predominantly male (61%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode EC4Y 7BL does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.
Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.
Health Embed This Back to Top
Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.
Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.
This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 92% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Temple and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 81% of the resident population. On average, around 27.1% of census respondents fall in to this category.
The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||252|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||21|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||6|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||9|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||4|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 89% white.
As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.
There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Temple, City of London, London), 63% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||7|
Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top
Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to EC4Y 7BL
|Republic of Ireland||12|
|Europe (including European Union)||23|
|Middle East or Asia||17|
|North America or Caribbean||15|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||17|
Religion Embed This Back to Top
England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.
Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Farringdon Without ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 51% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.
Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||12|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||21|
|Looking After Home or Family||2|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||3|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||5|
|Accommodation and Food||18|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||31|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||101|
|Public Administration and Defence||13|
|HealthInc. Social Work||5|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||17|
Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL is within the Community Policing policing neighbourhood, under the City of London Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Temple|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
5 Snow Hill
Below are the details of the closest services to City of London. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for EC4Y 7BL.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest railway station is City Thameslink, approximately 550 yards away.
|City Thameslink||550 yards|
|London Blackfriars||600 yards|
|London Waterloo East||0.7 miles|
|London Charing Cross||0.7 miles|
|London Waterloo||0.7 miles|
|London Cannon Street||0.9 miles|
|London Bridge||1.2 miles|
|London Liverpool Street||1.3 miles|
|Old Street||1.3 miles|
|London Kings Cross||1.3 miles|
|London St Pancras International||1.3 miles|
|London Fenchurch Street||1.4 miles|
|Elephant & Castle||1.4 miles|
|London Euston||1.5 miles|
|London St Pancras (Intl)||1.5 miles|
|Shoreditch High Street||1.6 miles|
|London Victoria||1.9 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest Tube station is Temple, approximately 410 yards away.
|Temple Tube Station||410 yards|
|Blackfriars Tube Station||590 yards|
|Chancery Lane Tube Station||590 yards|
|Holborn Tube Station||half a mile|
|Farringdon Tube Station||0.5 miles|
|St. Paul's Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Covent Garden Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Southwark Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Embankment Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Barbican Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Waterloo Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Mansion House Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Leicester Square Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Charing Cross Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Tottenham Court Road Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Russell Square Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Cannon Street Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Bank Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Bank DLR Station||1 mile|
|Lambeth North Tube Station||1 mile|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is St Clement Danes CofE Primary School, approximately 640 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Clement Danes CofE Primary School||640 yards||
|St Alban's Church of England Primary School||820 yards||
|St Josephs Catholic Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Christopher Hatton Primary School||0.6 miles||
|St George the Martyr Church of England Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Oasis Academy Johanna||0.9 miles||
|Friars Primary Foundation School||0.9 miles||
|St Peter and St Paul RC Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Prior Weston Primary School and Children's Centre||0.9 miles||
|Hugh Myddelton Primary School||1 mile||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is London Nautical School, approximately half a mile away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|London Nautical School||half a mile||
|Haberdashers' Aske's Borough Academy||1 mile|
|Oasis Academy South Bank||1 mile||
|Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School||1.2 miles||
|Central Foundation Boys' School||1.3 miles||
|Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School||1.3 miles||
|Maria Fidelis Catholic School FCJ||1.5 miles||
|The Grey Coat Hospital||1.6 miles||
|Westminster City School||1.6 miles||
|St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School||1.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is St Philips Medical Centre, approximately 350 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|St Philips Medical Centre||350 yards|
|Kings College Health Centre||560 yards|
|Blackfriars Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|Covent Garden Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|The Neaman Practice||0.7 miles|
|Grays Inn Road Medical Practice||0.7 miles|
|The Holborn Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Museum Practice||0.7 miles|
|Clerkenwell Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Dr John Segarajasinghe||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is Conduit Dental Practice, approximately 0.6 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Conduit Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Barbican Orthodontic Clinic||0.7 miles|
|Covent Garden Dental Clinic||0.7 miles|
|Leicester Square Dental Clinic||0.8 miles|
|Centre Point Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|NEWHAM FAMILY DENTAL CARE LTD||0.8 miles|
|Soho Dental Care||0.9 miles|
|Soho Orthodontic Clinic||0.9 miles|
|Waterloo Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Gandhi & Chan Dental Surgery||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is InHealth - St Bartholemews Hospital, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|InHealth - St Bartholemews Hospital||0.5 miles|
|St Bartholomew's Hospital||0.5 miles|
|Great Ormond Street Hospital For Children||0.7 miles|
|Great Ormond Street Hospital||0.7 miles|
|The Royal London Hospital For Integrated Medicine||0.7 miles|
|National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square||0.8 miles|
|St Thomas' Hospital||1.1 miles|
|St Thomas'||1.1 miles|
|Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals||1.1 miles|
|London Bridge Hospital||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Temple, City of London, London, EC4Y 7BL. The nearest is BOWINGS, approximately 190 yards away.
|GREGORY SEELEY||250 yards|
|Vision Express||460 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||590 yards|
|City Opticians||600 yards|
|EYELINK (SECOND SIGHT LTD)||620 yards|
|Obhrai & Son Ltd||620 yards|
|Vision Express Optical Lab||650 yards|
|Strand Specsavers Ltd||770 yards|
* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.