Area Information for Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD

Havil Street 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 Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD, 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 7SD.

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 Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD:

Melbury Drive, London, SE5 7SG
Havil Street, London, SE5 7LS
Sedgmoor Place, London, SE5 7SE
Elmington Road, London, SE5 7QZ
Ada Road, London, SE5 7RW
Havil Street, London, SE5 7FS

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 Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD 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 22 property sales in Havil 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 Havil 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.

Housing Types
Detached 1
Semi-Detached 5
Terraced 4
Flat (Purpose-Built) 109
Flat (Converted) 9
Total 128
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Havil Street, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 66% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 9
Owned with Mortgage 18
Shared Ownership 2
Rented: From Council 79
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 4
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 13
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 0
Total 126

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 44
Two People 34
Three People 25
Four People 15
Five People 3
Six People 2
Seven People 3
8+ People 0
Total 126

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 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 40
Total 110

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 47% male.

Male 139
Female 156
Total 295

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 31
5-7 7
8-9 5
10-14 11
15 4
16-17 7
18-19 6
20-24 24
25-29 45
30-44 85
45-59 41
60-64 9
65-74 15
75-84 4
85-89 1
90+ 0
Total 295

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE5 7SD 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 112
Married 76
Divorced 26
Separated 13
Widowed 10
Same Sex 0
Total 237

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 152
Good 102
Fair 23
Bad 13
Very Bad 5
Total 295

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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) 84
Apprenticeship 2
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 19
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 28
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 27
No GCSEs or Equivalent 47
Other 30
Total 237

Ethnic Group Embed This

Havil Street, 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 45% 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 134
Mixed Ethnicity 25
Indian 3
Chinese 4
Black African 68
Black Caribbean 20
Other Black/African/Caribbean 17
Other 24
Total 295

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Havil Street, London), 52% 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 154
Wales 1
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 32
Other 100
Total 295

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 7SD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 179
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 40
African Countries 48
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 4
Central America 1
South America 8
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 25

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 164
No Religion 63
Buddhist 2
Hindu 4
Jewish 0
Muslim 38
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 24
Total 295

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 88
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 33
Self Employed 17
Unemployed 17
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 32
Retired 14
Looking After Home or Family 11
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 10
Other 10
Total 232

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 2
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 14
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 7
Information and Communication 10
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 2
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 13
Administration 32
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 10
HealthInc. Social Work 25
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 10
Total 150

Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD 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, 288 crimes were reported within half a mile of SE5 7SD.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 288 crimes committed near Havil Street
Neighbourhood Team Address St Giles

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Below are the details of the closest services to SE5 7SD. 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 7SD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest railway station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Denmark Hill 0.7 miles
Peckham Rye 0.8 miles
East Dulwich 1.1 miles
Loughborough Junction 1.1 miles
Queens Road Peckham 1.2 miles
Elephant & Castle 1.3 miles
South Bermondsey 1.5 miles
Nunhead 1.5 miles
North Dulwich 1.6 miles
Brixton 1.6 miles
Vauxhall 1.8 miles
Herne Hill 1.8 miles
New Cross Gate ELL 1.9 miles
New Cross Gate 1.9 miles
Surrey Quays 1.9 miles
London Bridge 1.9 miles
Canada Water 2.1 miles
Rotherhithe 2.1 miles
London Waterloo East 2.2 miles
Brockley 2.2 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest Overground station is Denmark Hill, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is Brunswick Park Primary School, approximately 410 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Brunswick Park Primary School 410 yards
St George's Church of England Primary School 420 yards
Oliver Goldsmith Primary School 500 yards
Angel Oak Academy 550 yards
Harris Primary Free School Peckham 810 yards
St James the Great Roman Catholic Primary School half a mile
Lyndhurst Primary School half a mile
Comber Grove School 0.6 miles
Michael Faraday School 0.6 miles
Cobourg Primary School 0.6 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is Harris Academy Peckham, approximately half a mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Harris Academy Peckham half a mile
Sacred Heart Catholic School 0.6 miles
Ark Walworth Academy 0.7 miles
Ark All Saints Academy 0.7 miles
Saint Gabriel's College 0.8 miles
University Academy of Engineering South Bank 0.8 miles
City of London Academy (Southwark) 1.1 miles
St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School 1.2 miles
Harris Academy Bermondsey 1.3 miles
The Charter School East Dulwich 1.3 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is St Giles Surgery (Dr Begley), approximately 310 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 Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is Kings Dental Clinic (Southwark), approximately 570 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Kings Dental Clinic (Southwark) 570 yards
Patel, J 710 yards
King's Community Special Care Dentistry 720 yards
Watson 800 yards
Blankendaal 0.6 miles
Peckham Dental Clinic 0.7 miles
King's Community Special Care Dentistry 0.8 miles
Kings Primary Care Acute 0.8 miles
PH Dental Practice 0.8 miles
Akinsola 0.8 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is Maudsley Hospital, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Maudsley Hospital 0.7 miles
King's College Hospital 0.8 miles
Dulwich Community Hospital 1.2 miles
Guy's Hospital 1.8 miles
Lambeth Hospital 1.8 miles
London Bridge Hospital 2 miles
St Thomas' 2.1 miles
The Gordon Hospital 2.5 miles
St Bartholomew's Hospital 2.9 miles
The Lister Hospital 2.9 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Havil Street, London, SE5 7SD. The nearest is Rodney Opticians, approximately 800 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rodney Opticians 800 yards
Specsavers Opticians 0.7 miles
Boots-Peckham 0.7 miles
Boots-London - Walworth Rd 0.8 miles
R & J Optical 0.9 miles
Churchills of London Ltd 1 mile
R Woodfall 1 mile
A & I Lask 1.2 miles
Paine & Hunter 1.3 miles
Pro-Vision Opticians 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.

  NHS Choices

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Broadband in SE5 7SD

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 46 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 32Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 2.3Mbps
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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