Area Information for Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY 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.
Using this Information Commercially
There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 1995.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Brown 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.
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The area containing Brown Street, Westminster, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 45% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||18|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||54|
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Social Grade Embed This
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||29|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||36|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||6|
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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 51% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. This section of the Bryanston and Dorset Square ward has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 18-30. This is most commonly seen in inner city areas that have good entertainment facilities (bars, clubs, theatres etc.) that appeal to this younger demographic.
This type of distribution is also common in the vicinity of higher education facilities, in particular universities.
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In the immediate vicinity of W1H 5YY there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 66% 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.
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|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||143|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||113|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||30|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||15|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||26|
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Brown Street, 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 60% so.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
In this area (Brown Street, Westminster, London), only 37% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||3|
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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to W1H 5YY
|Republic of Ireland||6|
|Europe (including European Union)||87|
|Middle East or Asia||65|
|North America or Caribbean||21|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||7|
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Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Bryanston and Dorset Square ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 56% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||9|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||206|
|Looking After Home or Family||13|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||8|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||25|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||16|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||8|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||19|
Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY 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.
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near Brown 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 5YY.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest railway station is London Marylebone, approximately 610 yards away.
|London Marylebone||610 yards|
|London Paddington||0.6 miles|
|London Euston||1.4 miles|
|London Victoria||1.7 miles|
|South Hampstead||1.8 miles|
|London Charing Cross||1.8 miles|
|London St Pancras International||1.8 miles|
|Kilburn High Road||1.9 miles|
|London St Pancras (Intl)||1.9 miles|
|London Kings Cross||1.9 miles|
|Camden Road||2 miles|
|Kentish Town West||2.1 miles|
|Queens Park (London)||2.1 miles|
|London Waterloo||2.3 miles|
|West Hampstead||2.4 miles|
|Finchley Road & Frognal||2.4 miles|
|Kensington Olympia||2.4 miles|
|Kentish Town||2.5 miles|
|West Hampstead Thameslink||2.5 miles|
Nearest Tube/DLR Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest Tube station is Edgware Road (Circle Line), approximately 470 yards away.
|Edgware Road (Circle Line) Tube Station||470 yards|
|Marylebone Tube Station||580 yards|
|Marble Arch Tube Station||590 yards|
|Edgware Road (Bakerloo) Tube Station||650 yards|
|Baker Street Tube Station||780 yards|
|Paddington Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Bond Street Tube Station||0.6 miles|
|Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Lancaster Gate Tube Station||0.7 miles|
|Regent's Park Tube Station||0.8 miles|
|Great Portland Street Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Oxford Circus Tube Station||0.9 miles|
|Warwick Avenue Tube Station||1 mile|
|Hyde Park Corner Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Knightsbridge Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Royal Oak Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Green Park Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Bayswater Tube Station||1.1 miles|
|Queensway Tube Station||1.2 miles|
|Warren Street Tube Station||1.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School, approximately 160 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School||160 yards||
|St Mary's Bryanston Square CofE School||350 yards||
|Christ Church Bentinck CofE Primary School||550 yards||
|St Edward's Catholic Primary School||740 yards||
|St Vincent's Catholic Primary School||780 yards||
|Gateway Academy||0.7 miles||
|St James & St John Church of England Primary School||0.8 miles||
|St George's Hanover Square CofE Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Hallfield Primary School||1 mile||
|All Souls CofE Primary School||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is The St Marylebone CofE School, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The St Marylebone CofE School||0.6 miles||
|Marylebone Boys' School||0.6 miles||
|Westminster Academy||1.3 miles||
|Paddington Academy||1.4 miles||
|St George's Catholic School||1.5 miles||
|Harris Academy St John's Wood||1.5 miles||
|Maria Fidelis Catholic School FCJ||1.6 miles||
|Westminster City School||1.7 miles||
|The UCL Academy||1.7 miles||
|Saint Thomas More Language College||1.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is Crawford Street Surgery, approximately 250 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Crawford Street Surgery||250 yards|
|The Connaught Square Practice||470 yards|
|Dr Creme & Partners||half a mile|
|Lees Place Medical Centre||0.5 miles|
|Lisson Grove Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Marylebone Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|The Mayfair Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Cavendish Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Crompton Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Little Venice Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is Crescent Dental Clinic, approximately 210 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Crescent Dental Clinic||210 yards|
|Bond Dental||400 yards|
|Cambridge Court Dental Practice||400 yards|
|Maison smile @ 234 Dental Care||450 yards|
|Marble Arch Medical and Dental Centre||500 yards|
|Marylebone House Dental Practice||620 yards|
|AYOUB-BEY SM MR||820 yards|
|Marylebone Dental Practice||half a mile|
|Church Street Dental Surgery||half a mile|
|mydentist, Edgware Road, Westminster||0.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is Western Eye Hospital, approximately 380 yards away.
|Western Eye Hospital||380 yards|
|Nightingale Hospital||550 yards|
|St Mary's Hospital (HQ)||820 yards|
|St Mary's Hospital||820 yards|
|The Princess Grace Hospital||0.5 miles|
|Weymouth Street Hospital||0.6 miles|
|London Welbeck Hospital||0.6 miles|
|University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street||0.6 miles|
|Samaritan Hospital For Women||0.6 miles|
|The Harley Street Clinic (Weymouth St)||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Brown Street, Westminster, London, W1H 5YY. The nearest is Crawford Street Opticians, approximately 270 yards away.
|Crawford Street Opticians||270 yards|
|Specsavers Opticians||290 yards|
|Vision Care For Homeless People||360 yards|
|Eye Care Marble Arch||380 yards|
|Lauder & Rees Opticians @ The Western Eye Hospital||380 yards|
|Viren Jani Optometrist||420 yards|
|Marble Arch Medical Centre||500 yards|
|Visioncare Opticians||570 yards|
|In-Focus Optician||670 yards|
|Lauder & Rees Optician||800 yards|