Area Information for Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP

Champion Hill is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Champion Hill ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Camberwell and Peckham. This page combines information for the address Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP, 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 8AP.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Southwark
Ward Champion Hill
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 Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP:

Arnould Avenue, London, SE5 8AU
Henry Dent Close, London, SE5 8GD
Monclar Road, London, SE5 8AX
Domett Close, London, SE5 8AR
Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AY
Dylways, London, SE5 8HN

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 Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP 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 12 property sales in Champion Hill 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 Champion Hill, 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 5
Terraced 4
Flat (Purpose-Built) 127
Flat (Converted) 5
Total 143
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Champion Hill, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 54% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 10
Owned with Mortgage 30
Shared Ownership 2
Rented: From Council 75
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 2
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 21
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 0
Total 143

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 35
Two People 44
Three People 33
Four People 19
Five People 8
Six People 2
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 143

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 24
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 47
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 34
Total 125

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.

Gender
Male 172
Female 193
Total 365

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 25
5-7 16
8-9 11
10-14 19
15 4
16-17 6
18-19 11
20-24 38
25-29 48
30-44 101
45-59 58
60-64 3
65-74 16
75-84 8
85-89 1
90+ 0
Total 365

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE5 8AP 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 178
Married 64
Divorced 26
Separated 11
Widowed 10
Same Sex 1
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 183
Good 134
Fair 38
Bad 8
Very Bad 2
Total 365

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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) 110
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 35
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 44
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 31
No GCSEs or Equivalent 39
Other 30
Total 290

Ethnic Group Embed This

Champion Hill, 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 39% 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 142
Mixed Ethnicity 23
Indian 1
Pakistani 14
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 7
Other Asian 10
Black African 83
Black Caribbean 42
Other Black/African/Caribbean 25
Other 14
Total 365

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Champion Hill, London), 56% 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 206
Wales 1
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 5
European Union 34
Other 116
Total 365

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 8AP

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 225
Republic of Ireland 6
Europe (including European Union) 50
African Countries 24
Middle East or Asia 20
North America or Caribbean 12
Central America 0
South America 7
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 2
None 44

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 204
No Religion 83
Buddhist 2
Hindu 1
Jewish 2
Muslim 39
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 32
Total 365

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 116
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 36
Self Employed 20
Unemployed 19
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 42
Retired 8
Looking After Home or Family 13
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 17
Other 10
Total 281

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 4
Construction 7
RetailInc. Wholesale 15
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 8
Accommodation and Food 18
Information and Communication 13
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 15
Administration 17
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 19
HealthInc. Social Work 29
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 13
Total 184

Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP is within the Champion Hill 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 Champion Hill
Neighbourhood Team Address Champion Hill
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/southwark/champion-hill/

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 8AP. 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 8AP.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest railway station is East Dulwich, approximately 570 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
East Dulwich 570 yards
Denmark Hill 660 yards
North Dulwich 0.6 miles
Loughborough Junction 0.7 miles
Herne Hill 0.9 miles
Peckham Rye 0.9 miles
Brixton 1.1 miles
Queens Road Peckham 1.5 miles
West Dulwich 1.5 miles
Nunhead 1.5 miles
Tulse Hill 1.8 miles
Clapham High Street 1.9 miles
Honor Oak Park 2 miles
Sydenham Hill 2.1 miles
Brockley 2.2 miles
Elephant & Castle 2.2 miles
New Cross Gate ELL 2.2 miles
New Cross Gate 2.2 miles
Vauxhall 2.2 miles
Forest Hill 2.2 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest Overground station is Denmark Hill, approximately 660 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is Dog Kennel Hill School, approximately 480 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Dog Kennel Hill School 480 yards
    
Bessemer Grange Primary School 520 yards
    
St Saviour's Church of England Primary School 780 yards
    
Goose Green Primary and Nursery School 860 yards
    
Lyndhurst Primary School 0.5 miles
    
Jessop Primary School 0.6 miles
    
The Belham Primary School 0.6 miles
    
St John's and St Clement's Church of England Primary School 0.7 miles
    
St John's and St Clement's Primary School Co Hearing Impaired Unit 0.7 miles  
Crawford Primary School 0.7 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is The Charter School East Dulwich, approximately 670 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
The Charter School East Dulwich 670 yards
    
The Charter School North Dulwich 810 yards
    
Ark Evelyn Grace Academy 0.7 miles
    
Harris Academy Peckham 0.9 miles
    
Sacred Heart Catholic School 0.9 miles
    
Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich 1 mile
    
Saint Gabriel's College 1.1 miles
    
Ark All Saints Academy 1.2 miles
    
South Bank Engineering UTC 1.4 miles
    
Trinity Academy 1.4 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is The Hambleden Clinic, approximately 170 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 Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is Denmark Hill Dental Practice, approximately 300 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 Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is Dulwich Community Hospital, approximately 690 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Dulwich Community Hospital 690 yards
Maudsley Hospital 760 yards
King's College Hospital 780 yards
Lambeth Hospital 1.5 miles
St Thomas' 2.8 miles
Guy's Hospital 2.8 miles
The Gordon Hospital 2.9 miles
London Bridge Hospital 3 miles
University Hospital Lewisham 3.1 miles
The Lister Hospital 3.2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Champion Hill, London, SE5 8AP. The nearest is Paine & Hunter, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Paine & Hunter 0.6 miles
Roger Pope & Partners 0.8 miles
Rodney Opticians 0.8 miles
Boots-Peckham 1 mile
D T Macdonald Opticians 1 mile
R Woodfall 1 mile
Specsavers Opticians 1.1 miles
Clear Vision 1.1 miles
R Woodfall Opticians 1.2 miles
Specsavers Opticians 1.2 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 8AP

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 18 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 53.1Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 106.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.3Mbps
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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