Area Information for Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT 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 3 property sales in Knox 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 Knox 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 Knox Street, 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||18|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||60|
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||64|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||38|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||5|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||5|
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
The number of residents in a same sex partnership/marriage in W1H 1FT is high - 3% 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.
This area is fit as a fiddle, with over 93% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Knox Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents that are degree educated or similar - 66% 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)||152|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||20|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||17|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||5|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||8|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 76% 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 (Knox Street, Westminster, London), only 44% 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||0|
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 W1H 1FT
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||56|
|Middle East or Asia||20|
|North America or Caribbean||36|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||22|
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 Bryanston and Dorset Square ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 16% 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)||17|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||34|
|Looking After Home or Family||12|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||2|
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||4|
|Information and Communication||12|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||39|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||28|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||18|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||6|
Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT is within the Bryanston and Dorset Square policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 716 crimes were reported within half a mile of W1H 1FT.
|Crime:||Click here to view 716 crimes committed near Knox Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Bryanston and Dorset Square
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 W1H 1FT.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest railway station is London Marylebone, approximately 270 yards away.
|London Marylebone||270 yards|
|London Paddington||0.7 miles|
|London Euston||1.3 miles|
|South Hampstead||1.6 miles|
|London St Pancras International||1.7 miles|
|London St Pancras (Intl)||1.7 miles|
|Kilburn High Road||1.7 miles|
|Camden Road||1.7 miles|
|London Kings Cross||1.8 miles|
|London Charing Cross||1.9 miles|
|Kentish Town West||1.9 miles|
|London Victoria||1.9 miles|
|Queens Park (London)||2.1 miles|
|Kentish Town||2.2 miles|
|Finchley Road & Frognal||2.2 miles|
|West Hampstead||2.2 miles|
|West Hampstead Thameslink||2.3 miles|
|London Waterloo||2.4 miles|
|Hampstead Heath||2.4 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest Tube station is Marylebone, approximately 230 yards away.
|Marylebone Tube Station||230 yards|
|Baker Street Tube Station||430 yards|
|Edgware Road (Circle Line) Tube Station||490 yards|
|Edgware Road (Bakerloo) Tube Station||650 yards|
|Marble Arch Tube Station||0.5 miles|
|Paddington Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Regent's Park Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Bond Street Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Great Portland Street Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Lancaster Gate Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Oxford Circus Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Warwick Avenue Tube Station||1 mile|
|Warren Street Tube Station||1 mile|
|St. John's Wood Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Euston Square Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Goodge Street Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Royal Oak Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Maida Vale Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Green Park Tube Station||1.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is St Mary's Bryanston Square CofE School, approximately 120 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Mary's Bryanston Square CofE School||120 yards||
|Christ Church Bentinck CofE Primary School||380 yards||
|St Edward's Catholic Primary School||440 yards||
|Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School||530 yards||
|St Vincent's Catholic Primary School||730 yards||
|Gateway Academy||0.5 miles||
|Barrow Hill Junior School||0.9 miles||
|St James & St John Church of England Primary School||0.9 miles||
|St George's Hanover Square CofE Primary School||1 mile||
|All Souls CofE Primary School||1 mile||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is The St Marylebone CofE School, approximately 740 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The St Marylebone CofE School||740 yards||
|Marylebone Boys' School||0.7 miles||
|Westminster Academy||1.3 miles||
|Harris Academy St John's Wood||1.3 miles||
|Paddington Academy||1.3 miles||
|Maria Fidelis Catholic School FCJ||1.4 miles||
|St George's Catholic School||1.4 miles||
|The UCL Academy||1.5 miles||
|Regent High School||1.5 miles||
|St Augustine's Federated Schools: CE High School||1.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is Crawford Street Surgery, approximately 180 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Crawford Street Surgery||180 yards|
|Lisson Grove Health Centre||760 yards|
|Marylebone Health Centre||810 yards|
|The Connaught Square Practice||860 yards|
|Dr Creme & Partners||half a mile|
|Cavendish Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Crompton Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Lees Place Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Little Venice Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|The Mayfair Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is Crescent Dental Clinic, approximately 250 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Crescent Dental Clinic||250 yards|
|Marylebone House Dental Practice||250 yards|
|Bond Dental||370 yards|
|Maison smile @ 234 Dental Care||550 yards|
|Cambridge Court Dental Practice||580 yards|
|Marble Arch Medical and Dental Centre||610 yards|
|Marylebone Dental Practice||690 yards|
|Church Street Dental Surgery||730 yards|
|Central London Community Healthcare||760 yards|
|mydentist, Edgware Road, Westminster||half a mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is Western Eye Hospital, approximately 130 yards away.
|Western Eye Hospital||130 yards|
|Nightingale Hospital||300 yards|
|The Princess Grace Hospital||690 yards|
|Samaritan Hospital For Women||810 yards|
|Chelsea & Westminster NHS Fdn Trust - Weymouth Street Hospital||830 yards|
|Weymouth Street Hospital||830 yards|
|University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street||0.5 miles|
|London Welbeck Hospital||0.6 miles|
|St Mary's Hospital (HQ)||0.6 miles|
|St Mary's Hospital||0.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Knox Street, Westminster, London, W1H 1FT. The nearest is Lauder & Rees Opticians @ The Western Eye Hospital, approximately 130 yards away.
|Lauder & Rees Opticians @ The Western Eye Hospital||130 yards|
|Crawford Street Opticians||150 yards|
|Vision Care For Homeless People||160 yards|
|In-Focus Optician||290 yards|
|Visioncare Opticians||460 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||570 yards|
|Marble Arch Medical Centre||610 yards|
|Mallon & Taub Optician||690 yards|
|Viren Jani Optometrist||690 yards|
|Eye Care Marble Arch||770 yards|
* 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.