Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets

Area Insights for Maples Place, London, E1 2EE


Good transport links
  • Whitechapel Rail Station - 0.1 miles
  • Whitechapel Rail Station - 0.1 miles
  • Whitechapel Underground Station - 0.1 miles
  • Bethnal Green Rail Station - 0.3 miles
And 13 more transport stations found within 1 mile
7 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.2 miles
  • Tesco - 0.3 miles
  • Tesco - 0.3 miles
  • Asda - 0.3 miles
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8 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Thomas Buxton Primary School - 0.4 miles
  • Bigland Green Primary School - 0.4 miles
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5 'Outstanding' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Swanlea School - 0.2 miles
  • Bishop Challoner Girls' School - 0.5 miles
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Area of average wealth
Household income is higher than in 50% of immediate areas in London

Things to have a closer look at

Deprived area
More deprived than 96% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 98% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
  • Major hospitals with A&E department
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 25.8%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: Indian, Pakistani, Chinese, Other Asian, Arab

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

Main religion is Christian - 24.9%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Hindu, Muslim, Other Religion, Religion Not Stated

Lower than London average: Christian

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 47.1%, 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 - 38.2%, London average is 32%

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

Lower than London average: Lone Parent with Children, Lone Parent without Children


Educational advantage (Smaller area)

Student lifestyles characterise this Group, with residents living in centrally located communal establishments at high residential densities. Many individuals have origins in emerging economies of the Middle East and China, Levels of overcrowding are high.

Urban Elites (Wider area)

This Super Group comprises young professionals working in the science, technology, finance and insurance sectors. Additionally, large numbers of students rent rooms in centrally located communal establishments. Most others rent privately owned flats, large numbers of which are found in central locations. Residents are disproportionately drawn from pre 2001 EU countries, and there is also high representation of households from Chinese, Arab and other minority backgrounds.

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