Bow East, Tower Hamlets

Area insights about Marshgate Lane, London, E20 2AA


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 81% of immediate areas in London
Air quality meets EU standards
No noise issues identified
4 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Mossbourne Riverside Academy - 0.4 miles
  • St Agnes RC Primary School - 0.8 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • Chobham Academy - 0.9 miles
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2 'Outstanding' 16+ schools within 1 mile
  • London Academy of Excellence - 0.8 miles
  • Chobham Academy - 0.9 miles
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more than 10 grocery stores and no supermarkets within 0.5 miles
  • DOH - 95 yards
  • Rootsbox - 0.1 miles
  • Black Eagle Brewery Retail Shop - 0.1 miles
  • Your Local Food & Wine - 0.1 miles
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Deprived area
More deprived than 74% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 88% of local areas in London
Poor transport links
  • Hackney Wick Rail Station - 0.4 miles
  • Pudding Mill Lane DLR Station - 0.5 miles
  • Stratford International DLR Station - 0.6 miles
  • Stratford International Rail Station - 0.6 miles
And 8 more transport stations found within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 58.6%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: White British, Other White, Chinese

Lower than London average: Indian, Bangladeshi, Other Asian, Black

Main religion is No Religion - 54.3%, London average is 20.7%

Higher than London average: Other Religion, No Religion, Religion Not Stated

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

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 53.9%, 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 Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children - 34.0%, London average is 26%

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

Lower than London average: One-person Household, 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.

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Source: London Datastore