Area Information for Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD 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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We have found 6 property sales in Woodfield Avenue 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
This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.
|Owned with Mortgage||63|
|Rented: From Council||6|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||5|
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.
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.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||69|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||26|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||4|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||12|
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 Streatham constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.
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.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode SW16 1LD 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.
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.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Woodfield Avenue and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 50% 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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||177|
|2+ A Levels||37|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||46|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Woodfield Avenue, 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 55% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Woodfield Avenue, 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|
|Republic of Ireland||3|
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 SW16 1LD
|Republic of Ireland||2|
|Europe (including European Union)||29|
|Middle East or Asia||9|
|North America or Caribbean||4|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||4|
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.
Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the St Leonard's ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 17% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||36|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||35|
|Looking After Home or Family||22|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||3|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||1|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||7|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||25|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||20|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||28|
|Public Administration and Defence||13|
|HealthInc. Social Work||18|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||10|
Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD is within the St Leonard's policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2019, 170 crimes were reported within half a mile of SW16 1LD.
|Crime:||Click here to view 170 crimes committed near Woodfield Avenue|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to SW16 1LD. 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 SW16 1LD.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest railway station is Streatham Hill, approximately 800 yards away.
|Streatham Hill||800 yards|
|Streatham Common||1.1 miles|
|Tulse Hill||1.4 miles|
|West Norwood||1.4 miles|
|Wandsworth Common||1.4 miles|
|Herne Hill||1.9 miles|
|West Dulwich||2 miles|
|Mitcham Eastfields||2 miles|
|Clapham High Street||2.1 miles|
|Gipsy Hill||2.4 miles|
|Haydons Road||2.4 miles|
|Sydenham Hill||2.4 miles|
|Wandsworth Road||2.5 miles|
|North Dulwich||2.5 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest Tube station is Balham, approximately 1 mile away.
|Balham Tube Station||1 mile|
|Tooting Bec Tube Station||1 mile|
|Clapham South Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Tooting Broadway Tube Station||1.5 miles|
|Clapham Common Tube Station||1.9 miles|
|Clapham North Tube Station||2.1 miles|
|Brixton Tube Station||2.1 miles|
|Clapham High Street Overground Station||2.1 miles|
|Colliers Wood Tube Station||2.1 miles|
|Wandsworth Road Overground Station||2.5 miles|
|Clapham Junction Overground Station||2.5 miles|
|Stockwell Tube Station||2.7 miles|
|Wimbledon Park Tube Station||2.8 miles|
|South Wimbledon Tube Station||2.8 miles|
|Crystal Palace Overground Station||3 miles|
|Denmark Hill Overground Station||3.1 miles|
|Southfields Tube Station||3.1 miles|
|Wimbledon Tube Station||3.2 miles|
|Morden Tube Station||3.4 miles|
|Anerley Overground Station||3.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is St Leonard's Church of England Primary School, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Leonard's Church of England Primary School||0.5 miles|
|Telferscot Primary School||0.6 miles|
|St Bede's Catholic Infant School||0.7 miles|
|Henry Cavendish Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Sunnyhill Primary School||0.8 miles|
|St Andrew's Catholic Primary School||0.8 miles|
|Rutherford House School||0.9 miles|
|Ravenstone Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Hitherfield Primary School||0.9 miles|
|Goldfinch Primary School||0.9 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is Streatham and Clapham High School, approximately 200 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Streatham and Clapham High School||200 yards|
|La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls' School||1 mile||
|Bishop Thomas Grant Catholic Secondary School||1 mile||
|Graveney School||1.1 miles||
|City Heights E-ACT Academy||1.1 miles||
|Chestnut Grove School||1.1 miles||
|Al Risalah Secondary School||1.2 miles|
|St Martin in the Fields High School for Girls||1.3 miles||
|Ernest Bevin College||1.4 miles||
|The Elmgreen School||1.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is Dr. Masterton's Surgery, approximately 670 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dr. Masterton's Surgery||670 yards|
|South West Hub 1||750 yards|
|Streatham High Practice||750 yards|
|The Exchange Surgery||750 yards|
|The Streatham Hill Group Practice||800 yards|
|Edith Cavell Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Macmillan Way Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Balham Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|BEDFORD HILL FAMILY PRACTICE||0.7 miles|
|Streatham Park Surgery||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is Streatham Dental Care, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Streatham Dental Care||450 yards|
|Prentis Dental Studio||540 yards|
|mydentist, Streatham High Road, London||540 yards|
|Southside Dental Care||640 yards|
|Gracefield Dental Practice||650 yards|
|Pearl Dental||730 yards|
|Infinity Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|Wandsworth Primary Care Trust||0.7 miles|
|King's Community Special Care Dentistry||0.7 miles|
|One One Nine Family Dental Care||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is Springfield University Hospital, approximately 1.6 miles away.
|Springfield University Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Lambeth Hospital||2.2 miles|
|Wilson Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Dulwich Community Hospital||2.9 miles|
|King's College Hospital||2.9 miles|
|Maudsley Hospital||3 miles|
|Croydon University Hospital||3.3 miles|
|Royal Hospital For Neuro-Disability (West Hill)||3.6 miles|
|The Lister Hospital||3.6 miles|
|Aspen - Parkside Hospital||3.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Woodfield Avenue, London, SW16 1LD. The nearest is Boots-Streatham, approximately 610 yards away.
* 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 SW16 1LD
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 9 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||43.4Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||80Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||9.3Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of 2018. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.