Clerkenwell, Islington

Area insights about Farringdon Road, London, EC1A 1AA


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 82% of immediate areas in London
Good transport links
  • Farringdon Rail Station - 0.4 miles
  • Farringdon Underground Station - 0.4 miles
  • Chancery Lane Underground Station - 0.5 miles
  • Angel Underground Station - 0.6 miles
And 16 more transport stations found within 1 mile
More than 10 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Sadlers News - 110 yards
  • Shopoint - 128 yards
  • Anand News - 0.1 miles
  • Rima's Food And Wine - 0.1 miles
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5 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Christopher Hatton Primary School - 0.2 miles
  • Hugh Myddelton Primary School - 0.3 miles
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2 'Outstanding' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School - 0.5 miles
  • City of London Academy Islington - 1.0 miles
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2 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile
  • The Mary Ward Centre (AE Centre) - 0.5 miles
  • City Lit - 0.8 miles
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High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 96% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise


Main ethnic group is White British - 64.4%, London average is 45%

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

Lower than London average: Mixed, Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Other Asian, Black, Arab

Main religion is Christian - 40.6%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: No Religion, Religion Not Stated

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

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 42.1%, London average is 43%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

Lower than London average: Over 65 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 51.4%, 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: Married/Cohabiting Couple with Children, Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children, Lone Parent with Children


Graduation occupation (Smaller area)
The residents of these areas are likely to be recent graduates who are employed in the communications, scientific and technical sectors. Pre 2001 EU countries are well represented, and travel to work on foot or by bicycle is more common than average for London
City Vibe (Wider area)
There are many young, single professionals in this Super Group, living in Zone 2 of the London travel network. Compared to the London average, few individuals originate from the Indian sub-continent, but Mixed ethnic groups are well represented, as are migrants from pre 2001 EU countries. A large number of households comprise full time students in shared or communal establishments. Individuals rent within the private sector, are well qualified and are employed in a range of professional, scientific and technical occupations.

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Source: London Datastore