Lavender Fields, Merton

Area Insights for Western Road, Mitcham, CR4 3EE


Air quality meets EU standards
4 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Asda - 0.2 miles
  • Lidl - 0.2 miles
  • Iceland - 0.3 miles
  • Morrisons - 0.4 miles
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1 'Outstanding' primary school within 1 mile
  • Singlegate Primary School - 0.7 miles
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Average crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 43% of local areas in London
Average transport links
  • Phipps Bridge Tram Stop - 0.6 miles
  • Belgrave Walk Tram Stop - 0.6 miles
  • Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station - 0.7 miles
  • Colliers Wood Underground Station - 0.7 miles
And 3 more transport stations found within 1 mile
1 'Good' secondary school within 1 mile
  • St Mark's Church of England Academy - 0.7 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

Low-income area
More wealthy than just 16% of local areas in London
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 33.8%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: Other Asian, Black

Lower than London average: White British, Indian, Bangladeshi, Chinese

Main religion is Christian - 58.5%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Christian, Hindu

Lower than London average: Jewish, Muslim, No Religion

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 45.0%, London average is 43%
Main household type is Couple without Children - 28.3%, London average is 26%

Lower than London average: One-person Household


Public sector and service employees (Smaller area)

Many households in this Group rent within the social housing sector. Unemployment is higher than the London average and most employment is found in services such as transport and health care.

Multi-Ethnic Suburbs (Wider area)

Members of this Super Group are drawn from a wide range of non-White ethnic groups and White groups are less represented than average for London. Citizens of countries that joined the EU post 2001 are well represented. Many households have young children or children of school age, and the over 65s are not much in evidence. There is above average incidence of family housing in overcrowded terraces, much of it rented within the social housing sector. Levels of unemployment are high. Employment is mainly found in blue collar occupations.

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