Area Information for Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Victoria Arcade, Westminster, 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||7|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 49% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||13|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||24|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||59|
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||70|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||31|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||10|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||20|
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 Cities of London and Westminster constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% 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 number of residents in a same sex partnership/marriage in SW1E 5ND is high - 2% of the area's population. This contrasts with a national average of just 0.2%, or 2 in 1000 people. As a result, numbers of children in these areas tend to be slightly lower, although even areas such as London's Church End that sports a same sex percentage of a whopping 11% still has a large amount of children.
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
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)||135|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||26|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||24|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||24|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||19|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Victoria Arcade, Westminster, 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 66% 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 (Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London), only 38% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.
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||4|
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 SW1E 5ND
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||77|
|Middle East or Asia||30|
|North America or Caribbean||27|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||5|
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 Warwick ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 55% of the resident population. On average, around 38.4% of census respondents were in full-time employment.
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)||16|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||18|
|Looking After Home or Family||17|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||7|
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.||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||45|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||29|
|Public Administration and Defence||11|
|HealthInc. Social Work||8|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||34|
Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND is within the Victoria Business Hub 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 Victoria Arcade|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Victoria Business Hub
Below are the details of the closest services to Westminster. 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 SW1E 5ND.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest railway station is London Victoria, approximately 150 yards away.
|London Victoria||150 yards|
|London Charing Cross||1.2 miles|
|Battersea Park||1.3 miles|
|London Waterloo||1.4 miles|
|Queenstown Road (Battersea)||1.5 miles|
|London Waterloo East||1.6 miles|
|Wandsworth Road||1.9 miles|
|Elephant & Castle||1.9 miles|
|London Paddington||2 miles|
|London Marylebone||2 miles|
|London Blackfriars||2 miles|
|City Thameslink||2.1 miles|
|Clapham High Street||2.2 miles|
|Imperial Wharf||2.2 miles|
|London Euston||2.2 miles|
|West Brompton||2.3 miles|
|London Cannon Street||2.5 miles|
|London St Pancras International||2.5 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest Tube station is Victoria, approximately 60 yards away.
|Victoria Tube Station||60 yards|
|St. James's Park Tube Station||half a mile|
|Hyde Park Corner Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Sloane Square Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Pimlico Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Green Park Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Knightsbridge Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Westminster Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Piccadilly Circus Tube Station||1 mile|
|Charing Cross Tube Station||1 mile|
|Vauxhall Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Embankment Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Leicester Square Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Bond Street Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Oxford Circus Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|South Kensington Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Waterloo Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Marble Arch Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Lambeth North Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Covent Garden Tube Station||1.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is St Peter's Eaton Square CofE Primary School, approximately 240 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Peter's Eaton Square CofE Primary School||240 yards||
|St Vincent De Paul Catholic Primary School||300 yards||
|Burdett-Coutts and Townshend Foundation CofE Primary School||680 yards||
|St Barnabas' CofE Primary School||0.5 miles||
|St Matthew's School, Westminster||0.6 miles||
|Holy Trinity CofE Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Pimlico Primary||0.6 miles||
|Churchill Gardens Primary Academy||0.7 miles||
|Millbank Academy||0.7 miles||
|St Gabriel's CofE Primary School||0.7 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is Westminster City School, approximately 410 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Westminster City School||410 yards||
|The Grey Coat Hospital||710 yards||
|Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College||0.5 miles|
|Pimlico Academy||0.6 miles||
|Saint Thomas More Language College||0.8 miles||
|Lilian Baylis Technology School||1.3 miles||
|Oasis Academy South Bank||1.4 miles||
|Archbishop Tenison's School||1.5 miles||
|Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School||1.6 miles||
|London Nautical School||1.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is The Royal Mews Surgery, approximately 310 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Royal Mews Surgery||310 yards|
|The Belgravia Surgery||400 yards|
|Victoria Medical Centre||570 yards|
|Dr Shakarchi's Practice||0.5 miles|
|Dr Victoria Muir's Practice||0.5 miles|
|The Doctor Hickey Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Millbank Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Pimlico Health At The Marven Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Westminster School||0.7 miles|
|Knightsbridge Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is The Dental and Health Clinic at Victoria, approximately 210 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Dental and Health Clinic at Victoria||210 yards|
|Wilton Dental Practice||480 yards|
|The London Dental Studio||580 yards|
|McKennell Dental Practice||710 yards|
|EGO Dental Clinic in Victoria London||780 yards|
|South Westminster Health Centre (CDS)||790 yards|
|Gentle Dental Care||0.6 miles|
|Lupus Street Dental Practice (GDS)||0.6 miles|
|Pimlico Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|Westminster House Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is The Gordon Hospital, approximately 790 yards away.
|The Gordon Hospital||790 yards|
|Lister Hospital||0.7 miles|
|The Lister Hospital||0.7 miles|
|St Thomas' Hospital||1.1 miles|
|St Thomas'||1.1 miles|
|Royal Brompton Hospital||1.2 miles|
|The Royal Marsden Hospital (London)||1.3 miles|
|No25 Harley St Phoenix Hospital Group||1.4 miles|
|No9 Harley St Phoenix Hospital Group||1.4 miles|
|London Welbeck Hospital||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Victoria Arcade, Westminster, London, SW1E 5ND. The nearest is Specsavers Opticians, approximately 250 yards away.
|Specsavers Opticians||250 yards|
|David Clulow Opticians||270 yards|
|Boots-London - Victoria||330 yards|
|Clive Kay Opticians||630 yards|
|David Clulow Opticians||690 yards|
|Unia Opticians||780 yards|
|Quinlans Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Pimlico Eyecare||0.6 miles|
|Oliver Peoples||0.6 miles|
|Chatoo Opticians||0.6 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.