Forest Gate North, Newham

Area Insights for Knighton Road, London, E7 0EE


Low crime rates
Crime rates are higher than just in 33% of local areas in London
Air quality meets EU standards
No noise issues identified
1 supermarket and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 0.5 miles
  • Forest Food And Wine - 131 yards
  • Wild Goose Arches - 0.1 miles
  • Vraj General Store - 0.2 miles
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2 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Aldersbrook Primary School - 0.8 miles
  • Sandringham Primary School - 0.8 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • St Angela's Ursuline School - 0.9 miles
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Area of average wealth
Household income is higher than in 60% of immediate areas in London
Average transport links
  • Wanstead Park Rail Station - 0.3 miles
  • Forest Gate Rail Station - 0.4 miles
  • Forest Gate Rail Station - 0.4 miles
  • Leytonstone High Road Rail Station - 0.8 miles
And 2 more transport stations found within 1 mile
1 'Good' 16+ school within 1 mile
  • Buxton School - 0.4 miles
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Deprived area
More deprived than 67% of local areas in London


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

Higher than London average: Mixed, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Black, Other

Lower than London average: White British, Other Asian

Main religion is Christian - 46.8%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Muslim

Lower than London average: Jewish

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 46.3%, London average is 43%
Main household type is One-person Household - 26.8%, London average is 32%

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


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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