Affluence by postcode, London

Here you can investigate the affluence for a local neighbourhood.

More detailed than just whether it’s considered an ‘expensive’ or ‘posh’ area, we look at several key factors to rank postcodes:

  • A high median household income
  • A high number of AB social grades
  • A low number of deprived households
  • A high number of Level 4+ qualifiers

Using our heatmaps and graphs you can compare any postcode with its ward, borough or wider city in terms of household income, social grade, deprivation, and qualification level.

Social Grade by postcode, London?

Social Grade on map, London

Type in postcode or click to drop a pin

More about Social Grade, select location

  • A - Higher managerial, administrative
  • B - Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional
  • C1 - Supervisory or clerical and junior managerial, administrative or professional
  • C2 - Skilled manual workers
  • D - Semi and unskilled manual workers
  • E - Casual or lowest grade workers, pensioners and others who depend on the state for their income
Select a location to view the percentage of AB social grade in the local area as well as in the larger areas such as ward and borough where this address resides.
% of population belonging to AB social grade
Select a location to view the percentage of DE social grade in the local area as well as in the larger areas such as ward and borough where this address resides.
% of population belonging to DE social grade

Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0