Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets

Area insights about Newark Street, London, E1 2AA


Good transport links
  • Whitechapel Rail Station - 0.2 miles
  • Whitechapel Rail Station - 0.2 miles
  • Whitechapel Underground Station - 0.2 miles
  • Shadwell DLR Station - 0.4 miles
And 18 more transport stations found within 1 mile
8 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.3 miles
  • Iceland - 0.3 miles
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8 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Bigland Green Primary School - 0.3 miles
  • Thomas Buxton Primary School - 0.4 miles
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5 'Outstanding' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Swanlea School - 0.3 miles
  • Bishop Challoner Girls' School - 0.5 miles
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Area of average wealth
Household income is higher than in 53% of immediate areas in London

Things to have a closer look at

Deprived area
More deprived than 91% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 93% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Major Hospital having A&E
  • Bars, pubs, clubs
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is Bangladeshi - 32.5%, London average is 2.7%

Higher than London average: Bangladeshi, Chinese

Lower than London average: White British, Mixed, Indian, Black

Main religion is Muslim - 35.3%, London average is 12.4%

Higher than London average: Muslim, Religion Not Stated

Lower than London average: Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Sikh

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 46.8%, London average is 43%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

Lower than London average: 55-64 years old, Over 65 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 56.8%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household, Same Sex Couple, Multi-person Household: Other

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple with Children, Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children, Lone Parent with Children


Graduation occupation (Smaller area)
The residents of these areas are likely to be recent graduates who are employed in the communications, scientific and technical sectors. Pre 2001 EU countries are well represented, and travel to work on foot or by bicycle is more common than average for London
City Vibe (Wider area)
There are many young, single professionals in this Super Group, living in Zone 2 of the London travel network. Compared to the London average, few individuals originate from the Indian sub-continent, but Mixed ethnic groups are well represented, as are migrants from pre 2001 EU countries. A large number of households comprise full time students in shared or communal establishments. Individuals rent within the private sector, are well qualified and are employed in a range of professional, scientific and technical occupations.

Nearby locations

Source: London Datastore