Area Information for Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH
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|Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JJ|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH 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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We have found 2 property sales in Borough High Street 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
The area containing Borough High Street, 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||8|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Borough High Street, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 32% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||20|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||11|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||52|
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||92|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||57|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||7|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||9|
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 Bermondsey and Old Southwark constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 54% male.
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
In the immediate vicinity of SE1 1JH there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 73% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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 96% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Borough High Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 73% 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)||232|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||30|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||22|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||9|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||12|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 76% 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 (Borough High Street, London), 59% 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||4|
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 SE1 1JH
|Republic of Ireland||5|
|Europe (including European Union)||37|
|Middle East or Asia||13|
|North America or Caribbean||15|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||11|
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 Chaucer ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 69% 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)||13|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||33|
|Looking After Home or Family||2|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||4|
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||9|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||30|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||27|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||50|
|Public Administration and Defence||21|
|HealthInc. Social Work||30|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||25|
Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH is within the Chaucer policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Borough High Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to SE1 1JH. 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 SE1 1JH.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest railway station is Elephant & Castle, approximately 750 yards away.
|Elephant & Castle||750 yards|
|London Bridge||0.6 miles|
|London Waterloo East||0.7 miles|
|London Cannon Street||0.8 miles|
|London Waterloo||0.8 miles|
|London Blackfriars||0.9 miles|
|City Thameslink||1 mile|
|London Fenchurch Street||1.1 miles|
|London Charing Cross||1.4 miles|
|London Liverpool Street||1.4 miles|
|Shoreditch High Street||1.8 miles|
|Old Street||1.8 miles|
|Canada Water||1.9 miles|
|South Bermondsey||1.9 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest Tube station is Borough, approximately 250 yards away.
|Borough Tube Station||250 yards|
|Elephant & Castle Tube Station||740 yards|
|London Bridge Tube Station||half a mile|
|Southwark Tube Station||0.5 miles|
|Lambeth North Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Cannon Street Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Mansion House Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Monument Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Waterloo Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Blackfriars Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Kennington Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Bank DLR Station||1 mile|
|Bank Tube Station||1 mile|
|St. Paul's Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Tower Hill Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Temple Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Tower Gateway DLR Station||1.2 miles|
|Westminster Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Embankment Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Moorgate Tube Station||1.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is Charles Dickens Primary School, approximately 200 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Charles Dickens Primary School||200 yards||
|Saint Joseph's Catholic Primary School, the Borough||400 yards||
|The Cathedral School of St Saviour and St Mary Overy||410 yards||
|Friars Primary Foundation School||650 yards||
|St Jude's Church of England Primary School||830 yards||
|Victory Primary School||850 yards||
|St George's Cathedral Catholic Primary School||860 yards||
|Snowsfields Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Charlotte Sharman Primary School||0.5 miles||
|St John's Walworth Church of England Primary School||0.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is Haberdashers' Aske's Borough Academy, approximately 350 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Haberdashers' Aske's Borough Academy||350 yards|
|St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School||860 yards||
|Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School||half a mile||
|Oasis Academy South Bank||0.7 miles||
|London Nautical School||0.7 miles||
|University Academy of Engineering South Bank||0.8 miles||
|Ark Walworth Academy||1.1 miles||
|Harris Academy Bermondsey||1.1 miles||
|St Michael's Catholic College||1.2 miles||
|Lilian Baylis Technology School||1.3 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is Borough Medical Centre (Dr Misra), approximately 110 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Borough Medical Centre (Dr Misra)||110 yards|
|Borough Medical Centre (Dr Sharma)||110 yards|
|Falmouth Road Group Practice||440 yards|
|Nexus Health Group||700 yards|
|Decima Street Surgery (Part of the Nexus Health Group)||0.6 miles|
|Blackfriars Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|The Walworth Partnership||0.7 miles|
|Waterloo Health Centre||0.8 miles|
|Lambeth Walk Group Practice||0.8 miles|
|Hurley Clinic||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is Borough Dental Practice, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Borough Dental Practice||< 50 yards|
|Elephant & Castle Dental Clinic||660 yards|
|Mint Dental Clinic||780 yards|
|Waterloo Dental Surgery||850 yards|
|Tower Bridge Dental Surgery||0.6 miles|
|The Dental Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Walworth Road dental Clinic||0.9 miles|
|The Grange Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Dr GK Ooi & Associates||1.1 miles|
|Kennington Dental Surgery||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is Guys Hospital, approximately 800 yards away.
|Guys Hospital||800 yards|
|London Bridge Hospital||0.6 miles|
|St Thomas' Hospital||1 mile|
|St Thomas'||1 mile|
|InHealth - St Bartholemews Hospital||1.3 miles|
|St Bartholomew's Hospital||1.3 miles|
|The Gordon Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Middlesex Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Great Ormond Street Hospital For Children||1.9 miles|
|Great Ormond Street Hospital||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Borough High Street, London, SE1 1JH. The nearest is South London Resource Centre, approximately 800 yards away.
|South London Resource Centre||800 yards|
|S Squared Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Churchills of London Ltd||0.8 miles|
|R & J Optical||0.8 miles|
|Boots-London - Walworth Rd||0.9 miles|
|DCM OPTICIAL CLINIC PLC||0.9 miles|
|Optical Express||0.9 miles|
|Boots-London - Poultry||1 mile|
|EYELINK (SECOND SIGHT LTD)||1 mile|
|THE GLASS HOUSE||1 mile|
* 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 SE1 1JH
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 6 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||34.4Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||80Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||7.5Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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