Area Information for Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ 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 18 property sales in Poplar Road South 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 Poplar Road South, Merton, London consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.
|Owned with Mortgage||52|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||1|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||9|
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||47|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||27|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||10|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||4|
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 Wimbledon constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% 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 SW19 3JZ 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
Poplar Road South and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 52% 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)||157|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||36|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||32|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||18|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||32|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 70% 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.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Poplar Road South, Merton, 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|
|Republic of Ireland||13|
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 SW19 3JZ
|Republic of Ireland||13|
|Europe (including European Union)||30|
|Middle East or Asia||16|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||3|
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 Merton Park ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 18% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.
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)||31|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||28|
|Looking After Home or Family||14|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||0|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||2|
|Accommodation and Food||2|
|Information and Communication||11|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||12|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||13|
|Public Administration and Defence||13|
|HealthInc. Social Work||21|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||10|
Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ is within the Merton Park policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Poplar Road South|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to Merton. 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 SW19 3JZ.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest railway station is South Merton, approximately 460 yards away.
|South Merton||460 yards|
|Morden South||0.5 miles|
|Wimbledon Chase||0.7 miles|
|St Helier (London)||1 mile|
|Raynes Park||1.4 miles|
|Haydons Road||1.6 miles|
|Motspur Park||1.8 miles|
|Sutton Common||2 miles|
|Mitcham Junction||2 miles|
|Mitcham Eastfields||2 miles|
|New Malden||2.4 miles|
|Worcester Park||2.5 miles|
|West Sutton||2.6 miles|
|Streatham Common||2.9 miles|
|Malden Manor||3 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest Tube station is Morden, approximately 420 yards away.
|Morden Tube Station||420 yards|
|South Wimbledon Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Wimbledon Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Colliers Wood Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Tooting Broadway Tube Station||2.1 miles|
|Wimbledon Park Tube Station||2.1 miles|
|Tooting Bec Tube Station||2.8 miles|
|Southfields Tube Station||2.9 miles|
|Balham Tube Station||3.4 miles|
|East Putney Tube Station||3.9 miles|
|Clapham South Tube Station||4.1 miles|
|Clapham Junction Overground Station||4.4 miles|
|Putney Bridge Tube Station||4.5 miles|
|West Croydon Overground Station||4.5 miles|
|Clapham Common Tube Station||4.8 miles|
|Parsons Green Tube Station||4.9 miles|
|Imperial Wharf Overground Station||5 miles|
|Clapham High Street Overground Station||5.2 miles|
|Clapham North Tube Station||5.2 miles|
|Fulham Broadway Tube Station||5.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Poplar Primary School, approximately 130 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Poplar Primary School||130 yards||
|Merton Park Primary School||660 yards||
|Park Academy||750 yards||
|Hillcross Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Abbotsbury Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Joseph Hood Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Merton Abbey Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Morden Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Wimbledon Chase Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Haslemere Primary School||0.9 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Rutlish School, approximately 840 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Rutlish School||840 yards||
|Harris Academy Wimbledon||0.7 miles|
|Harris Academy Morden||1.2 miles||
|Ursuline High School Wimbledon||1.3 miles||
|Wimbledon High School||1.4 miles|
|Wimbledon College||1.4 miles||
|Glenthorne High School||1.6 miles||
|Raynes Park High School||1.7 miles||
|Ricards Lodge High School||1.7 miles||
|St Mark's Church of England Academy||2 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Morden Hall Medical Centre, approximately 590 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Morden Hall Medical Centre||590 yards|
|Central Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|The Nelson Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|The Mitcham Medical Centre.||0.8 miles|
|Wimbledon Medical Practice||1 mile|
|Ravensbury Park Medical Centre||1 mile|
|The Merton Medical Practice||1 mile|
|Faccini House Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Cricket Green Medical Practice||1.1 miles|
|FRANCIS GROVE SURGERY||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Morden Dentist, approximately 350 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Morden Dentist||350 yards|
|mydentist, London Road, Morden||550 yards|
|Sutton & Merton Community Dental Services||590 yards|
|Mr. N R Rubakumar||670 yards|
|Merton Park Dental||0.6 miles|
|Mr M Z Sheikh||0.7 miles|
|Sulieman, Munther Affram Matti||0.8 miles|
|Sutton & Merton Community Dental Services||1 mile|
|Lillywhite Dental Practice||1 mile|
|St Helier Dental Surgery||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Wilson Hospital, approximately 1.6 miles away.
|Wilson Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Inhealth - St Helier Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Queen Mary's Hospital For Children||1.8 miles|
|St Helier Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Moorfields At St Anthony's Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Spire St Anthony's Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Spire St Anthonys||1.9 miles|
|St George's Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Aspen - Parkside Hospital||2.4 miles|
|InHealth - Parkside Hospital||2.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Poplar Road South, Merton, London, SW19 3JZ. The nearest is Michael Banes Opticians, approximately 360 yards away.
|Michael Banes Opticians||360 yards|
|MORDEN EYE CENTRE||480 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||1.1 miles|
|VISION EXPRESS||1.1 miles|
|Boots Opticians||1.2 miles|
|Visionary Eyecare||1.2 miles|
|Boots-Wimbledon - Centre Court Shopping Centre||1.2 miles|
|PERCEPTION OPTICAL T/A BOOTS OPTICIANS||1.3 miles|
|The Opticians @ Day Lewis||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.
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Broadband in SW19 3JZ
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 25 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||91.7Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||350Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||9.7Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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