Area Information for Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB 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 143 property sales in Gloucester Street 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 Gloucester Street, 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||1|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Gloucester Street, Westminster, London contains a higher than average level of social housing - 36% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||16|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||50|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||52|
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||50|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||53|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||9|
|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 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
In the immediate vicinity of SW1V 2DB there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 57% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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
Gloucester Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 59% 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)||128|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||21|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||22|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||12|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||8|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 74% 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 (Gloucester Street, Westminster, London), 53% 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||6|
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 SW1V 2DB
|Republic of Ireland||4|
|Europe (including European Union)||49|
|Middle East or Asia||5|
|North America or Caribbean||12|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||6|
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 Pimlico North ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in full-time employment - 51% 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)||11|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||34|
|Looking After Home or Family||3|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||10|
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|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||2|
|Accommodation and Food||9|
|Information and Communication||9|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||23|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||24|
|Public Administration and Defence||12|
|HealthInc. Social Work||12|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||11|
Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB is within the Warwick policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2022, 489 crimes were reported within half a mile of SW1V 2DB.
|Crime:||Click here to view 489 crimes committed near Gloucester Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
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 SW1V 2DB.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest railway station is London Victoria, approximately 680 yards away.
|London Victoria||680 yards|
|Battersea Park||1 mile|
|Queenstown Road (Battersea)||1.1 miles|
|London Charing Cross||1.4 miles|
|Wandsworth Road||1.4 miles|
|London Waterloo||1.5 miles|
|London Waterloo East||1.7 miles|
|Clapham High Street||1.8 miles|
|Elephant & Castle||1.8 miles|
|Imperial Wharf||2.1 miles|
|London Blackfriars||2.2 miles|
|Clapham Junction||2.2 miles|
|City Thameslink||2.3 miles|
|Loughborough Junction||2.3 miles|
|West Brompton||2.4 miles|
|London Paddington||2.4 miles|
|London Marylebone||2.4 miles|
|London Cannon Street||2.6 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest Tube station is Pimlico, approximately 530 yards away.
|Pimlico Tube Station||530 yards|
|Victoria Tube Station||770 yards|
|Sloane Square Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|St. James's Park Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Battersea Power Station Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Vauxhall Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Nine Elms Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Westminster Tube Station||1 mile|
|Hyde Park Corner Tube Station||1 mile|
|Green Park Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Knightsbridge Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Charing Cross Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Oval Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Lambeth North Tube Station||1.3 miles|
|Embankment Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Wandsworth Road Overground Station||1.4 miles|
|Piccadilly Circus Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Waterloo Tube Station||1.4 miles|
|Stockwell Tube Station||1.5 miles|
|South Kensington Tube Station||1.5 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is Pimlico Primary, approximately 360 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Pimlico Primary||360 yards||
|Churchill Gardens Primary Academy||400 yards||
|St Gabriel's CofE Primary School||510 yards||
|Westminster Cathedral RC Primary School||660 yards||
|St Vincent De Paul Catholic Primary School||670 yards||
|Burdett-Coutts and Townshend Foundation CofE Primary School||710 yards||
|Millbank Academy||770 yards||
|St Barnabas' CofE Primary School||850 yards||
|St Peter's Eaton Square CofE Primary School||860 yards||
|St Matthew's School, Westminster||0.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is Pimlico Academy, approximately 360 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Pimlico Academy||360 yards||
|Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College||510 yards|
|The Grey Coat Hospital||830 yards||
|Westminster City School||0.5 miles||
|Saint Thomas More Language College||1 mile||
|Lilian Baylis Technology School||1 mile||
|Archbishop Tenison's School||1.2 miles||
|DLD College||1.3 miles|
|Oasis Academy South Bank||1.4 miles||
|Harris Academy Battersea||1.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is Pimlico Health At The Marven Surgery, approximately 310 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Pimlico Health At The Marven Surgery||310 yards|
|Victoria Medical Centre||340 yards|
|Dr Victoria Muir's Practice||830 yards|
|The Belgravia Surgery||840 yards|
|Millbank Medical Centre||half a mile|
|The Doctor Hickey Surgery||0.5 miles|
|The Royal Mews Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Riverside Medical Practice||0.7 miles|
|GP at Hand - Heron House||0.7 miles|
|Royal Hospital Chelsea||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is McKennell Dental Practice, approximately 210 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|McKennell Dental Practice||210 yards|
|The London Dental Studio||290 yards|
|Wilton Dental Practice||340 yards|
|Lupus Street Dental Practice (GDS)||500 yards|
|Pimlico Dental Care||630 yards|
|The Dental and Health Clinic at Victoria||630 yards|
|EGO Dental Clinic in Victoria London||0.5 miles|
|Westminster House Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Chelsea Dental Lounge||0.9 miles|
|MR SH PEZESHKI||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is The Gordon Hospital, approximately 440 yards away.
|The Gordon Hospital||440 yards|
|Lister Hospital||half a mile|
|The Lister Hospital||half a mile|
|St Thomas' Hospital||1.1 miles|
|St Thomas'||1.1 miles|
|Royal Brompton Hospital||1.3 miles|
|The Royal Marsden Hospital (London)||1.4 miles|
|Chelsea and Westminster Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Gosh Inpatients At Chelsea And Westminster Hospital||1.8 miles|
|No25 Harley St Phoenix Hospital Group||1.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Gloucester Street, Westminster, London, SW1V 2DB. The nearest is Clive Kay Opticians, approximately 310 yards away.
|Clive Kay Opticians||310 yards|
|Quinlans Opticians||320 yards|
|Pimlico Eyecare||350 yards|
|David Clulow Opticians||660 yards|
|Boots-London - Victoria||790 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||830 yards|
|Unia Opticians||0.5 miles|
|David Clulow Opticians||0.5 miles|
|Oliver Peoples||0.8 miles|
|Dollond & Aitchison||0.8 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 SW1V 2DB
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 67 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||72.7Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||327.6Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||16.7Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||49.9Mbps|
|Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet Available||Yes|
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