13 important facts
Rotherhithe, Southwark

Area insights about Surrey Quays Overground Station, London


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Wealthy area 7/10

Deprived area

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Deprivation level 7/10

Professional occupations

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Low % of managerial, administrative, and professional occupations 4/10

Residents with degrees

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Average % of residents are degree-educated or similar 6/10


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High crime rate 8/10


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Main ethnic group
White British 35%
Main religion
Christian 48%
Main age band
Aged 20 to 39 40%
Main household type
One-person household 29%
Immediate area
Average for London


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Noise issues are identified

  • Road Traffic Noise


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Good connectivity to public transport 8/9

Amenities within 0.5 miles

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Food stores 10+

  • Tesco
    0.2 miles
  • Lidl
    0.3 miles
  • Costcutters
    0.3 miles


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Air quality

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Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards

Flood risk

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Flood risk is identified

Resident reviews

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5.5Use to be a good area, but no longer

tao, May 27 2024

Trafalgar Close, SE16 7RL

Use to be a good area, crime rate has increased since recent year. This is caused by removal of the Rotherhithe Police Station. And COVID mask cultural. Over ground station s...


6.3 Used to be a nice place, now crime…

John Cooper, Apr 9 2023

Bailey Street, SE8 5EY

Used to be a nice place, now crime is getting higher, and nobody cares as usual. Definitely not a safe place, plenty of roberies attempts from people with bikes etc...



Social Rented Sector Pockets (Smaller area)

Found in pockets across London, residents are less likely to live in private sector rentals and fewer adults are students. Fewer individuals work in transport and communications occupations relative to the Supergroup average. More individuals identify as Black and were born in Africa.

Social Rented Sector Families with Children (Wider area)

Predominantly located in Inner London, these diverse ethnic communities include many with Black African or Bangladeshi origins. Younger adults, many living with children, predominate, living in flats in the social rented sector.

Residents of these neighbourhoods include sizable numbers identifying with ethnicities originating outside Europe, particularly in Africa or Bangladesh. The proportion of residents identifying as White, Indian or Pakistani is well below the London average. Neighbourhood age profiles are skewed towards younger adults, and above average numbers of families have children. Rates of use of English at home are below average. Marriage rates are low, and levels of separation or divorce are above average. Housing is predominantly in flats, and renting in the social rented sector the norm – few residents are owner occupiers. Housing is often overcrowded, and neighbourhoods are amongst the most densely populated in London. Disability rates are above average, although levels of unpaid care provision are about average. Employment is in caring, leisure, other service occupations, sales and customer service, or process, plant, and machine operation. Part time working and full-time student study are common. Levels of unemployment are slightly above average. Most residents have only Level 1 or 2 educational qualifications or have completed apprenticeships.

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