Wood Street, Waltham Forest

Area insights about Alfred Villas, Barrett Road, London, E17 3NB


Low crime rates
Crime rates are higher than just in 31% of local areas in London
Air quality meets EU standards
2 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 0.4 miles
  • Tesco - 0.4 miles
  • Wood Street Supermarket - 109 yards
  • EJ Lancaster Ltd - 130 yards
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3 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • The Woodside Primary Academy - 0.4 miles
  • Barclay Primary School - 0.7 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • Walthamstow School for Girls - 0.5 miles
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Area of average wealth
Household income is higher than in 41% of immediate areas in London
Average transport links
  • Wood Street Rail Station - 153 yards
  • Walthamstow Central Rail Station - 0.7 miles
  • Walthamstow Central Underground Station - 0.7 miles
  • Walthamstow Queens Road Rail Station - 0.9 miles
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2 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile
  • Waltham Forest College - 0.5 miles
  • Leyton Sixth Form College - 0.6 miles
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Deprived area
More deprived than 88% of local areas in London
Noise issues are identified
  • Rail Traffic Noise


Main ethnic group is Black - 26.5%, London average is 13%

Higher than London average: Other White, Pakistani, Black, Other

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

Main religion is Christian - 52.8%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Muslim

Lower than London average: Hindu, Jewish, Sikh, Religion Not Stated

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 45.6%, London average is 24%

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 - 43.0%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children


Affordable transitions (Smaller area)
These neighbourhoods house large numbers of recent migrants from the EU, as well as students. Some of the more established and long-term residents have origins in the Indian sub-continent. Much of the housing is provided in the private rental sector.
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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Source: London Datastore