Area Information for Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG

Amhurst Park in Hackney is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Woodberry Down ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Hackney North and Stoke Newington. This page combines information for the address Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of N16 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Hackney
Ward Woodberry Down
Constituency Hackney North and Stoke Newington
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 Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG:

Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AQ
Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5DJ
Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AH
East Bank, Hackney, London, N16 5RT
Durley Road, Hackney, London, N16 5JT
Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AF

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about N16 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG 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

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 Amhurst Park, Hackney, 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.

Housing Types
Detached 11
Semi-Detached 15
Terraced 39
Flat (Purpose-Built) 85
Flat (Converted) 5
Residence in Commercial Building 2
Total 157
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Amhurst Park, Hackney, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 55% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 21
Owned with Mortgage 16
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 12
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 17
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 82
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 4
Total 154

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 38
Two People 31
Three People 16
Four People 19
Five People 17
Six People 13
Seven People 6
8+ People 14
Total 154

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 22
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 46
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 38
Total 126

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 Hackney North and Stoke Newington constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 47% male.

Male 263
Female 299
Total 562

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around N16 5AG has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 42% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 81
5-7 55
8-9 26
10-14 63
15 10
16-17 18
18-19 10
20-24 41
25-29 43
30-44 109
45-59 46
60-64 16
65-74 26
75-84 10
85-89 4
90+ 4
Total 562

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode N16 5AG 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 100
Married 183
Divorced 8
Separated 14
Widowed 22
Same Sex 0
Total 327

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.

Very Good 367
Good 127
Fair 56
Bad 5
Very Bad 7
Total 562

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

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) 47
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 24
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 42
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 55
No GCSEs or Equivalent 116
Other 42
Total 327

Ethnic Group Embed This

Amhurst Park, Hackney, 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 69% 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 385
Mixed Ethnicity 14
Indian 15
Bangladeshi 15
Chinese 2
Other Asian 4
Black African 26
Black Caribbean 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 19
Other 74
Total 562

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Amhurst Park, Hackney, London), 60% 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 337
Wales 1
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 9
European Union 63
Other 145
Total 562

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 N16 5AG

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 407
Republic of Ireland 7
Europe (including European Union) 86
African Countries 4
Middle East or Asia 23
North America or Caribbean 20
Central America 0
South America 15
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 27

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.

Christian 121
No Religion 25
Buddhist 2
Hindu 0
Jewish 291
Muslim 21
Sikh 0
Other Religion 3
Not Stated 99
Total 562

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Woodberry Down ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 24% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.

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 48
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 74
Self Employed 41
Unemployed 13
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 53
Retired 13
Looking After Home or Family 37
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 9
Other 21
Total 309

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 1
Manufacturing 5
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 28
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 5
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Real Estate 14
Professional, Scientific and Technical 9
Administration 20
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 39
HealthInc. Social Work 11
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 169

Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG is within the Woodberry Down policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2022, 291 crimes were reported within half a mile of N16 5AG.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 291 crimes committed near Amhurst Park
Neighbourhood Team Address Woodberry Down

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Below are the details of the closest services to Hackney. 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 N16 5AG.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest railway station is Stamford Hill, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Stamford Hill < 50 yards
South Tottenham 830 yards
Seven Sisters 0.6 miles
Stoke Newington 0.7 miles
Harringay Green Lanes 0.9 miles
Rectory Road 1.1 miles
Tottenham Hale 1.2 miles
Clapton 1.2 miles
Harringay 1.2 miles
Bruce Grove 1.3 miles
Finsbury Park 1.4 miles
Hornsey 1.7 miles
Blackhorse Road 1.7 miles
Crouch Hill 1.7 miles
Dalston Kingsland 1.8 miles
Lea Bridge 1.8 miles
Canonbury 1.9 miles
Hackney Downs 1.9 miles
Drayton Park 1.9 miles
St James Street (Walthamstow) 1.9 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest Overground station is Stamford Hill, approximately < 50 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is Lubavitch Girls Primary School, approximately 390 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Lubavitch Girls Primary School 390 yards
St Ignatius RC Primary School 400 yards
Holmleigh Primary School 550 yards
Lubavitch Boys' Primary School 570 yards  
Sir Thomas Abney School 630 yards
Tiverton Primary School 740 yards
Springfield Community Primary School 0.5 miles
St Mary's Priory RC Infant School 0.6 miles
St Mary's Priory RC Junior School 0.6 miles
Oldhill Community School 0.6 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is Our Lady's Catholic High School, approximately 130 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Our Lady's Catholic High School 130 yards
Lubavitch House School (Senior Girls) 390 yards
Yesodey Hatorah Senior Girls School 660 yards
Gladesmore Community School 0.6 miles
Skinners' Academy 0.7 miles
Park View School 1.1 miles
Stoke Newington School and Sixth Form 1.2 miles
The Boxing Academy AP Free School 1.3 miles
The Petchey Academy 1.6 miles
Hornsey School for Girls 1.7 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is The Surgery - Cranwich Road, approximately 380 yards 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 Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is Davidoff Dental Surgery, approximately 470 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 Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is St Ann's Hospital (Beh-Mht Services), approximately 0.8 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Amhurst Park, Hackney, London, N16 5AG. The nearest is CHARLES LEADSHAM OPTICIANS (MR J PLASKOW), approximately 410 yards away.

* 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.