Area Information for St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL

St Giles Road is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the St Giles ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Camberwell and Peckham. This page combines information for the address St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL, 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.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for SE5 7RL.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Southwark
Ward St Giles
Constituency Camberwell and Peckham
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 St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL:

Ada Road, London, SE5 7RW
Ballow Close, London, SE5 7SJ
Elmington Road, London, SE5 7QZ
St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RP
Elmington Road, London, SE5 7RA
Stacy Path, London, SE5 7SL

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 St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL 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 32 property sales in St Giles Road 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 St Giles 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 4
Terraced 73
Flat (Purpose-Built) 40
Flat (Converted) 41
Total 160
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing St Giles Road, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 23% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 38
Owned with Mortgage 54
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 6
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 23
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 35
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 1
Total 159

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 70
Two People 37
Three People 32
Four People 13
Five People 4
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 1
Total 159

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 51
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 45
C2 - Skilled manual workers 15
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 12
Total 123

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 53% male.

Gender
Male 176
Female 158
Total 334

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 17
5-7 7
8-9 6
10-14 11
15 3
16-17 3
18-19 3
20-24 26
25-29 41
30-44 102
45-59 59
60-64 10
65-74 22
75-84 17
85-89 5
90+ 2
Total 334

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE5 7RL 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 163
Married 81
Divorced 23
Separated 7
Widowed 13
Same Sex 3
Total 290

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 175
Good 108
Fair 35
Bad 15
Very Bad 1
Total 334

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

St Giles Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 56% 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) 162
Apprenticeship 3
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 27
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 23
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 18
No GCSEs or Equivalent 44
Other 13
Total 290

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 79% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 263
Mixed Ethnicity 10
Bangladeshi 1
Chinese 6
Other Asian 6
Black African 25
Black Caribbean 20
Other 3
Total 334

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (St Giles Road, London), 67% 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 224
Wales 5
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 5
Republic of Ireland 6
European Union 23
Other 66
Total 334

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 7RL

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 265
Republic of Ireland 7
Europe (including European Union) 20
African Countries 8
Middle East or Asia 7
North America or Caribbean 9
Central America 0
South America 4
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 22

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 144
No Religion 147
Buddhist 2
Hindu 0
Jewish 2
Muslim 6
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 33
Total 334

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the St Giles ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 16% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

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 131
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 23
Self Employed 42
Unemployed 9
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 23
Retired 25
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 6
Other 2
Total 266

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
Manufacturing 3
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Construction 9
RetailInc. Wholesale 22
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 3
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 25
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 9
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 30
Administration 9
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 19
HealthInc. Social Work 24
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 26
Total 207

St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL is within the St Giles policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In September 2019, 298 crimes were reported within half a mile of SE5 7RL.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 298 crimes committed near St Giles Road
Neighbourhood Team Address St Giles
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/southwark/st-giles/

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 7RL. 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 7RL.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest railway station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Denmark Hill 0.6 miles
Peckham Rye 0.8 miles
Loughborough Junction 1 mile
East Dulwich 1.1 miles
Queens Road Peckham 1.2 miles
Elephant & Castle 1.3 miles
North Dulwich 1.5 miles
South Bermondsey 1.5 miles
Brixton 1.5 miles
Nunhead 1.6 miles
Vauxhall 1.7 miles
Herne Hill 1.8 miles
New Cross Gate ELL 1.9 miles
New Cross Gate 1.9 miles
London Bridge 2 miles
Surrey Quays 2 miles
Canada Water 2.1 miles
London Waterloo East 2.1 miles
Clapham High Street 2.2 miles
London Waterloo 2.2 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest Overground station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is Brunswick Park Primary School, approximately 300 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Brunswick Park Primary School 300 yards
    
St George's Church of England Primary School 450 yards
    
Oliver Goldsmith Primary School 610 yards
    
Angel Oak Academy 660 yards
    
Lyndhurst Primary School 810 yards
    
Comber Grove School 0.5 miles
    
Harris Primary Free School Peckham 0.5 miles
    
Crawford Primary School 0.5 miles
    
St James the Great Roman Catholic Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Michael Faraday School 0.6 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is Sacred Heart Catholic School, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Sacred Heart Catholic School 0.5 miles
    
Harris Academy Peckham 0.6 miles
    
Ark All Saints Academy 0.7 miles
    
Saint Gabriel's College 0.7 miles
    
Ark Walworth Academy 0.8 miles
    
University Academy of Engineering South Bank 0.8 miles
    
City of London Academy (Southwark) 1.2 miles
    
St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School 1.2 miles
    
The Charter School East Dulwich 1.2 miles
    
Harris Academy Bermondsey 1.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is St Giles Surgery (Dr Begley), approximately 300 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 St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is Kings Dental Clinic (Southwark), 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 St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is Maudsley Hospital, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Maudsley Hospital 0.6 miles
King's College Hospital 0.7 miles
Dulwich Community Hospital 1.2 miles
Lambeth Hospital 1.8 miles
Guy's Hospital 1.8 miles
London Bridge Hospital 2 miles
St Thomas' 2 miles
The Gordon Hospital 2.4 miles
The Lister Hospital 2.9 miles
St Bartholomew's Hospital 2.9 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to St Giles Road, London, SE5 7RL. The nearest is Rodney Opticians, approximately 660 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rodney Opticians 660 yards
Specsavers Opticians 0.8 miles
Boots-Peckham 0.8 miles
Boots-London - Walworth Rd 0.8 miles
R & J Optical 0.9 miles
Churchills of London Ltd 0.9 miles
R Woodfall 1 mile
A & I Lask 1.2 miles
Paine & Hunter 1.3 miles
Pro-Vision 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 SE5 7RL

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 16 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 75Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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