Area Information for Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ

Culverley Road in Lewisham is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Catford South ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Lewisham East. This page combines information for the address Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of SE6 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 SE6 2JZ.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Lewisham
Ward Catford South
Constituency Lewisham East
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 Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ:

Sangley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JT
Bargery Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2LR
Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JY
Sangley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2DY
Sangley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JS
Engleheart Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2ET

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about SE6 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ 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 60 property sales in Culverley 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 Culverley Road, Lewisham, 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 52
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 6
Flat (Converted) 63
Total 125
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Culverley Road, Lewisham, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 26% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 17
Owned with Mortgage 54
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 3
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 19
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 32
Rent Free 0
Total 125

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 38
Two People 33
Three People 18
Four People 14
Five People 16
Six People 3
Seven People 1
8+ People 2
Total 125

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 30
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 38
C2 - Skilled manual workers 17
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 23
Total 108

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 Lewisham East constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 54% male.

Male 191
Female 161
Total 352

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 30
5-7 11
8-9 9
10-14 14
15 6
16-17 14
18-19 14
20-24 19
25-29 24
30-44 79
45-59 82
60-64 11
65-74 23
75-84 10
85-89 3
90+ 3
Total 352

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode SE6 2JZ 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 136
Married 96
Divorced 20
Separated 17
Widowed 13
Same Sex 0
Total 282

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 184
Good 110
Fair 44
Bad 13
Very Bad 1
Total 352

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) 89
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 39
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 39
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 35
No GCSEs or Equivalent 48
Other 27
Total 282

Ethnic Group Embed This

Culverley Road, Lewisham, 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 52% 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 182
Mixed Ethnicity 18
Indian 12
Pakistani 5
Bangladeshi 1
Chinese 9
Other Asian 20
Black African 29
Black Caribbean 57
Other Black/African/Caribbean 17
Other 2
Total 352

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Culverley Road, Lewisham, London), 66% 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 231
Wales 2
Scotland 7
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 2
European Union 30
Other 80
Total 352

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 SE6 2JZ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 231
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 32
African Countries 9
Middle East or Asia 29
North America or Caribbean 8
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 4
None 43

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 161
No Religion 90
Buddhist 11
Hindu 4
Jewish 1
Muslim 29
Sikh 0
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 54
Total 352

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 99
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 32
Self Employed 34
Unemployed 16
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 33
Retired 19
Looking After Home or Family 12
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 11
Other 10
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
Construction 11
RetailInc. Wholesale 30
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 13
Accommodation and Food 14
Information and Communication 5
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Real Estate 6
Professional, Scientific and Technical 15
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 12
Education 21
HealthInc. Social Work 18
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 20
Total 180

Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ is within the Catford South policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In June 2020, 237 crimes were reported within half a mile of SE6 2JZ.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 237 crimes committed near Culverley Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Catford South

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Below are the details of the closest services to Lewisham. 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 SE6 2JZ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest railway station is Catford Bridge, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Catford Bridge 0.6 miles
Catford 0.6 miles
Bellingham 0.7 miles
Hither Green 0.9 miles
Ladywell 1 mile
Beckenham Hill 1.2 miles
Lee (London) 1.2 miles
Crofton Park 1.4 miles
Lower Sydenham 1.5 miles
Honor Oak Park 1.6 miles
Lewisham 1.6 miles
Grove Park 1.7 miles
Forest Hill 1.8 miles
Blackheath 1.9 miles
Brockley 1.9 miles
St Johns (London) 1.9 miles
Ravensbourne 1.9 miles
New Beckenham 2 miles
Sydenham (London) 2.1 miles
Beckenham Junction 2.2 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest Overground station is Honor Oak Park, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Holy Cross Catholic Primary School, approximately 380 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School 380 yards
Rushey Green Primary School 550 yards
Sandhurst Primary School half a mile
Torridon Primary School 0.5 miles
Holbeach Primary School 0.6 miles
Brindishe Green School 0.7 miles
Athelney Primary School 0.7 miles
Forster Park Primary School 0.9 miles
Rathfern Primary School 0.9 miles
St John Baptist Southend Church of England Primary School 0.9 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Conisborough College, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Conisborough College 0.6 miles
Bonus Pastor Catholic College 1.1 miles
Prendergast School 1.4 miles
Sedgehill School 1.4 miles
International Academy of Greenwich 1.5 miles
Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Academy 1.5 miles
Forest Hill School 1.7 miles
Sydenham School 2.1 miles
Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich 2.1 miles
Harris Girls Academy Bromley 2.2 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Park View Surgery, approximately 490 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 Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Penerley Road Dental Practice, approximately 490 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 Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Lewisham Heather Close, approximately half a mile away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Culverley Road, Lewisham, London, SE6 2JZ. The nearest is Boots-Catford, approximately 740 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Boots-Catford 740 yards
Catford Specsavers 790 yards
Ronald Brown Opticians 790 yards
K Rowland Ltd 860 yards
Eyeland Visioncare 1.3 miles
Specsavers Opticians 1.3 miles
Points Of View Opticians 1.3 miles
Vision Express (UK) Ltd 1.4 miles
Crofton Park Opticians 1.4 miles
Grove Park opticians 1.7 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 SE6 2JZ

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 39 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 77Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.4Mbps
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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