Area Information for Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB

Whitmore Close is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Southgate Green ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Enfield, Southgate. This page combines information for the address Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of N11 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for N11 1PB.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Enfield
Ward Southgate Green
Constituency Enfield, Southgate
Region London
Country England


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB:

Colebrook Way, London, N11 1SZ
High Road, London, N11 1PR
High Road, London, N11 1PP
Tash Place, London, N11 1PA
High Road, London, N11 1PG
Inverforth Road, London, N11 1SY

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about N11 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB 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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House Prices

We have found 48 property sales in Whitmore Close since the beginning of 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

This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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.

Housing Types
Detached 1
Semi-Detached 16
Terraced 47
Flat (Purpose-Built) 54
Flat (Converted) 1
Total 119
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Whitmore Close, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 43% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 17
Owned with Mortgage 33
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 34
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 17
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 15
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 118

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.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 29
Two People 30
Three People 25
Four People 24
Five People 4
Six People 3
Seven People 2
8+ People 1
Total 118

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.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 15
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 38
C2 - Skilled manual workers 13
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 39
Total 105

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Enfield, Southgate constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Gender
Male 155
Female 165
Total 320

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.

Age Groups
0-4 27
5-7 7
8-9 5
10-14 24
15 5
16-17 10
18-19 9
20-24 26
25-29 30
30-44 70
45-59 72
60-64 16
65-74 13
75-84 3
85-89 3
90+ 0
Total 320

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode N11 1PB 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.

Relationship Status
Single 106
Married 100
Divorced 26
Separated 14
Widowed 6
Same Sex 0
Total 252

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.

Health
Very Good 135
Good 126
Fair 38
Bad 15
Very Bad 6
Total 320

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At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.

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) 61
Apprenticeship 12
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 36
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 33
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 41
No GCSEs or Equivalent 46
Other 23
Total 252

Ethnic Group Embed This

Whitmore Close, London can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 56% so.

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.

Ethnic Group
White 179
Mixed Ethnicity 38
Indian 12
Pakistani 6
Bangladeshi 9
Chinese 5
Other Asian 17
Black African 31
Black Caribbean 8
Other 15
Total 320

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Whitmore Close, London), 66% 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
England 210
Wales 0
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 27
Other 74
Total 320

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 N11 1PB

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 234
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 29
African Countries 14
Middle East or Asia 9
North America or Caribbean 5
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 29

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.

Religion
Christian 180
No Religion 59
Buddhist 2
Hindu 12
Jewish 1
Muslim 29
Sikh 1
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 34
Total 320

Economic Activity Embed This

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 73
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 33
Self Employed 31
Unemployed 14
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 29
Retired 25
Looking After Home or Family 18
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 14
Other 9
Total 246

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 2
Manufacturing 3
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 19
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 15
Accommodation and Food 8
Information and Communication 5
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 7
Administration 17
Public Administration and Defence 7
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 17
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 142

Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB is within the Southgate Green policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In September 2019, 155 crimes were reported within half a mile of N11 1PB.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 155 crimes committed near Whitmore Close
Neighbourhood Team Address Southgate Green
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/enfield/southgate-green/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to N11 1PB. 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 N11 1PB.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest railway station is New Southgate, approximately 150 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
New Southgate 150 yards
Bowes Park 1 mile
Palmers Green 1.4 miles
Alexandra Palace 1.4 miles
Oakleigh Park 2 miles
Winchmore Hill 2.2 miles
Hornsey 2.3 miles
Grange Park 2.7 miles
New Barnet 2.8 miles
Harringay 3 miles
White Hart Lane 3.1 miles
Crouch Hill 3.1 miles
Harringay Green Lanes 3.1 miles
Silver Street 3.2 miles
Bruce Grove 3.4 miles
Enfield Chase 3.5 miles
Upper Holloway 3.5 miles
Edmonton Green 3.5 miles
Seven Sisters 3.6 miles
Bush Hill Park 3.6 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest Tube station is Arnos Grove, approximately 690 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is St Paul's CofE Primary School N11, approximately 370 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Paul's CofE Primary School N11 370 yards
    
Garfield Primary School 380 yards
    
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School 430 yards
    
Holly Park Primary School 840 yards
    
St Martin of Porres RC Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Hollickwood Primary School 0.6 miles
    
St John's CofE Junior Mixed and Infant School 0.7 miles
    
Bowes Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Coppetts Wood Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Rhodes Avenue Primary School 0.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is Friern Barnet School, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Friern Barnet School 0.6 miles
    
Broomfield School 0.7 miles
    
Alexandra Park School 0.8 miles
    
St Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox School 0.9 miles
    
The Compton School 1 mile
    
Ashmole Academy 1.2 miles
    
St Anne's Catholic High School for Girls 1.4 miles
    
Heartlands High School 1.5 miles
    
Greek Secondary School of London 1.5 miles  
Fortismere School 1.5 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is Arnos Grove Medical Centre, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is Lipsitz Mr D M & Associates, approximately 530 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is Priory Hospital North London, approximately 1.4 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Whitmore Close, London, N11 1PB. The nearest is Krishna Vision, approximately 400 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Krishna Vision 400 yards
Olivier Opticians 550 yards
Clive H. Rosen 0.6 miles
Tesco Opticians 0.8 miles
A. A. Baker Optometrists 0.8 miles
Cannon Hill Clinic 1 mile
Ethics Eye Care Ltd 1.4 miles
S. N. Trivedi 1.4 miles
Optical Warehouse 1.4 miles
Scrivens Opticians 1.4 miles

* 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.


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Broadband in N11 1PB

This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.

Broadband data is based on information provided by the major fixed internet service providers in the UK, including Virgin Media and BT. It does not include providers of satellite internet. Data at this postcode has been sourced from 59 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 78.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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