Area Information for Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH

Blucher Road is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Camberwell Green ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Camberwell and Peckham. This page combines information for the address Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of SE5 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 Southwark
Ward Camberwell Green
Constituency Camberwell and Peckham
Region London
Country England


Nearby Locations

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Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SE5 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH 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 Blucher Road, 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 2
Semi-Detached 2
Terraced 2
Flat (Purpose-Built) 112
Flat (Converted) 10
Residence in Commercial Building 13
Total 141
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Blucher Road, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 56% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5
Owned with Mortgage 5
Shared Ownership 3
Rented: From Council 37
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 38
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 44
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 134

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 53
Two People 29
Three People 27
Four People 19
Five People 3
Six People 1
Seven People 2
8+ People 0
Total 134

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 12
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 38
C2 - Skilled manual workers 27
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 45
Total 122

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 Camberwell and Peckham constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.

Gender
Male 182
Female 180
Total 362

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 35
5-7 16
8-9 9
10-14 16
15 3
16-17 5
18-19 8
20-24 29
25-29 33
30-44 92
45-59 60
60-64 16
65-74 17
75-84 11
85-89 8
90+ 4
Total 362

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE5 0LH 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 157
Married 63
Divorced 25
Separated 18
Widowed 20
Same Sex 0
Total 283

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 166
Good 104
Fair 64
Bad 19
Very Bad 9
Total 362

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) 86
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 21
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 28
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 47
No GCSEs or Equivalent 67
Other 32
Total 283

Ethnic Group Embed This

Blucher Road, 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 41% 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 149
Mixed Ethnicity 15
Indian 4
Pakistani 3
Bangladeshi 2
Chinese 3
Other Asian 8
Black African 102
Black Caribbean 34
Other Black/African/Caribbean 19
Other 23
Total 362

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Blucher Road, London), only 47% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.

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 170
Wales 2
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 8
European Union 28
Other 146
Total 362

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 SE5 0LH

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 211
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 34
African Countries 38
Middle East or Asia 13
North America or Caribbean 13
Central America 0
South America 12
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 45

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 212
No Religion 85
Buddhist 3
Hindu 2
Jewish 0
Muslim 42
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 18
Total 362

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 79
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 34
Self Employed 12
Unemployed 21
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 34
Retired 18
Looking After Home or Family 13
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 36
Other 13
Total 260

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
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 13
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 21
Information and Communication 7
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 12
Administration 12
Public Administration and Defence 6
Education 10
HealthInc. Social Work 19
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 16
Total 133

Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH is within the Camberwell Green policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Blucher Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Camberwell Green
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/southwark/camberwell-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 SE5 0LH. 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 SE5 0LH.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest railway station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Denmark Hill 0.7 miles
Loughborough Junction 0.8 miles
Elephant & Castle 1.2 miles
Peckham Rye 1.2 miles
Brixton 1.2 miles
East Dulwich 1.2 miles
Vauxhall 1.3 miles
North Dulwich 1.6 miles
Herne Hill 1.7 miles
Queens Road Peckham 1.7 miles
Clapham High Street 1.8 miles
Wandsworth Road 1.9 miles
South Bermondsey 1.9 miles
London Waterloo East 2 miles
London Waterloo 2 miles
Nunhead 2 miles
London Bridge 2 miles
Queenstown Road (Battersea) 2.2 miles
Battersea Park 2.2 miles
Surrey Quays 2.4 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest Overground station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Comber Grove School, approximately 160 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Comber Grove School 160 yards
    
St Joseph's Catholic Infants School 390 yards
    
St Joseph's Catholic Junior School 390 yards
    
Brunswick Park Primary School 550 yards
    
Crawford Primary School 580 yards
    
St John the Divine Church of England Primary School 660 yards
    
John Ruskin Primary School and Language Classes 770 yards
    
Christ Church Primary SW9 0.5 miles
    
St George's Church of England Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Lyndhurst Primary School 0.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Sacred Heart Catholic School, approximately 240 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Sacred Heart Catholic School 240 yards
    
Ark All Saints Academy 410 yards
    
Saint Gabriel's College 520 yards
    
University Academy of Engineering South Bank 0.8 miles
    
Archbishop Tenison's School 1 mile
    
Harris Academy Peckham 1 mile
    
Ark Walworth Academy 1 mile
    
Platanos College 1.1 miles
    
Lilian Baylis Technology School 1.1 miles
    
Ark Evelyn Grace Academy 1.2 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Camberwell Green Care Centre, approximately 240 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 Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Watson, approximately 170 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 Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Maudsley Hospital, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Maudsley Hospital 0.6 miles
King's College Hospital 0.6 miles
Dulwich Community Hospital 1.4 miles
Lambeth Hospital 1.4 miles
St Thomas' 1.8 miles
Guy's Hospital 1.9 miles
The Gordon Hospital 2 miles
London Bridge Hospital 2.1 miles
The Lister Hospital 2.4 miles
St Bartholomew's Hospital 2.8 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Blucher Road, London, SE5 0LH. The nearest is Rodney Opticians, approximately 320 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rodney Opticians 320 yards
Boots-London - Walworth Rd 0.7 miles
A & I Lask 0.7 miles
R & J Optical 0.8 miles
Churchills of London Ltd 0.8 miles
R Woodfall Opticians 1.1 miles
Monoptics Ltd 1.2 miles
Boots-Peckham 1.2 miles
Specsavers Opticians 1.2 miles
Clear Vision 1.3 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 SE5 0LH

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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 3 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 38.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.9Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast 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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