Canning Town South, Newham

Area insights about Western Gateway, London, E16 1AA


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 90% of immediate areas in London
Low crime rates
Crime rates are higher than just in 0% of local areas in London
Air quality meets EU standards
1 supermarket and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
  • Nisa Victoria Food - 119 yards
  • Bagel Factory - 0.2 miles
  • Costcutter Supermarket - 0.2 miles
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Average transport links
  • Custom House (for ExCel) DLR Station - 0.2 miles
  • Royal Victoria DLR Station - 0.2 miles
  • West Silvertown DLR Station - 0.3 miles
  • Prince Regent DLR Station - 0.5 miles
And 5 more transport stations found within 1 mile
4 'Good' primary schools within 1 mile
  • St Luke's Primary School - 0.6 miles
  • Keir Hardie Primary School - 0.6 miles
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2 'Good' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Oasis Academy Silvertown - 0.3 miles
  • Rokeby School - 0.8 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

Noise issues are identified
  • Aircraft Noise
Flood risk is identified
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 29.5%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: Other White, Mixed, Indian, Chinese, Arab

Lower than London average: White British, White Irish, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Black

Main religion is No Religion - 39.8%, London average is 20.7%

Higher than London average: Buddhist, Hindu, No Religion

Lower than London average: Christian, Jewish, Muslim

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 65.0%, London average is 24%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

Lower than London average: 35-54 years old, 55-64 years old, Over 65 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 41.0%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household, Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children, Same Sex Couple, Multi-person Household: Other

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple with Children, 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.

Nearby locations

Source: London Datastore