Area Information for Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA

Lancaster Gate in Westminster is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Lancaster Gate ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Westminster North. This page combines information for the address Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of W2 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for W2 3NA.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Westminster
Ward Lancaster Gate
Constituency Westminster North
Region London
Country England


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA:

Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NP
Leinster Mews, Westminster, London, W2 3EY
Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3ND
Craven Hill, Westminster, London, W2 3EN
Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3LP
Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3QJ

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about W2 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA 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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House Prices

We have found 65 property sales in Lancaster Gate 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 Lancaster Gate, 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.

Housing Types
Detached 2
Semi-Detached 0
Terraced 3
Flat (Purpose-Built) 122
Flat (Converted) 102
Residence in Commercial Building 14
Total 243
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 72% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 26
Owned with Mortgage 25
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 132
Rented: Other 4
Rent Free 2
Total 190

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.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 85
Two People 67
Three People 26
Four People 6
Five People 4
Six People 2
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 190

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.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 105
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 68
C2 - Skilled manual workers 4
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 5
Total 182

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 Westminster North constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 54% male.

Gender
Male 216
Female 183
Total 399

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.

Age Groups
0-4 35
5-7 5
8-9 0
10-14 8
15 0
16-17 3
18-19 11
20-24 36
25-29 51
30-44 175
45-59 49
60-64 14
65-74 8
75-84 4
85-89 0
90+ 0
Total 399

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode W2 3NA 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.

Relationship Status
Single 196
Married 123
Divorced 19
Separated 3
Widowed 6
Same Sex 4
Total 351

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 92% of the population reporting themselves as being in Good or Very Good health at this address.

Health
Very Good 231
Good 136
Fair 24
Bad 6
Very Bad 2
Total 399

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Lancaster Gate 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) 232
Apprenticeship 0
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 25
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 21
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 8
No GCSEs or Equivalent 12
Other 53
Total 351

Ethnic Group Embed This

Lancaster Gate, 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 67% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 266
Mixed Ethnicity 25
Indian 14
Pakistani 4
Bangladeshi 7
Chinese 9
Other Asian 21
Black African 16
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 33
Total 399

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London), only 32% 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
England 129
Wales 2
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 97
Other 163
Total 399

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 W2 3NA

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 172
Republic of Ireland 6
Europe (including European Union) 125
African Countries 17
Middle East or Asia 50
North America or Caribbean 37
Central America 0
South America 5
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 16
None 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.

Religion
Christian 193
No Religion 91
Buddhist 5
Hindu 7
Jewish 6
Muslim 44
Sikh 0
Other Religion 10
Not Stated 43
Total 399

Economic Activity Embed This

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 169
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 15
Self Employed 51
Unemployed 15
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 45
Retired 10
Looking After Home or Family 27
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 2
Other 13
Total 347

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Mining/Quarrying 1
Manufacturing 2
Construction 5
RetailInc. Wholesale 25
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 13
Information and Communication 16
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 70
Real Estate 5
Professional, Scientific and Technical 49
Administration 17
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 8
HealthInc. Social Work 4
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 22
Total 243

Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA is within the Lancaster Gate policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Lancaster Gate
Neighbourhood Team Address Lancaster Gate
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/westminster/lancaster-gate/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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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 W2 3NA.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest railway station is London Paddington, approximately 620 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
London Paddington 620 yards
London Marylebone 1 mile
Kensington Olympia 1.6 miles
Shepherd's Bush 1.6 miles
Kilburn High Road 1.8 miles
West Brompton 1.8 miles
Queens Park (London) 1.8 miles
London Victoria 2 miles
South Hampstead 2 miles
Kensal Green 2.2 miles
London Euston 2.3 miles
Kensal Rise 2.3 miles
Brondesbury Park 2.3 miles
London Charing Cross 2.5 miles
West Hampstead 2.5 miles
Brondesbury 2.5 miles
West Hampstead Thameslink 2.6 miles
Imperial Wharf 2.6 miles
Finchley Road & Frognal 2.6 miles
London St Pancras International 2.7 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest Tube station is Lancaster Gate, approximately 420 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is St James & St John Church of England Primary School, approximately 160 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St James & St John Church of England Primary School 160 yards
    
Hallfield Primary School 490 yards
    
Edward Wilson Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Fox Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary 0.8 miles
    
St Stephen's CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St Mary Magdalene CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary School 0.8 miles
    
St Saviour's CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is Marylebone Boys' School, approximately half a mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Marylebone Boys' School half a mile
    
Westminster Academy 0.8 miles
    
Holland Park School 1 mile
    
Paddington Academy 1 mile
    
The St Marylebone CofE School 1.4 miles
    
The Cardinal Vaughan Memorial RC School 1.4 miles
    
St George's Catholic School 1.5 miles
    
Kensington Aldridge Academy 1.5 miles
    
Saint Thomas More Language College 1.6 miles
    
All Saints Catholic College 1.6 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is Lancaster Gate Medical Centre, approximately 190 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is Hyde Park Dental Clinic, approximately 350 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is St Mary's Hospital (HQ), approximately 820 yards away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Lancaster Gate, Westminster, London, W2 3NA. The nearest is New Vision, approximately 490 yards away.

* 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 W2 3NA

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 68 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 44.6Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 79.3Mbps
Average Upload Speed 11.5Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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