Highbury East, Islington

Area insights about Highbury Grange, London, N5 2PD


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Wealthy area 8/10

Average crime rates 4/10


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Main ethnic group
White British43%45%
Main religion
Main household lifestage
35-54 years old39%43%
Main household type
One-person Household68%32%
Immediate area
Average for London


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Noise issues are identified

  • Road Traffic Noise


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Average connectivity to public transport 6/9

Transport stations 10

Drayton Park Rail Station 0.4 miles

Canonbury Rail Station 0.5 miles

Arsenal Underground Station 0.5 miles

Amenities within 0.5 miles

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Food stores 10+

  • Highbury Barn Pharmacy
    162 yards
  • Wine Rack
    162 yards
  • Family Grocer
    0.4 miles

Schools within 1 mile

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Primary Schools 26

St John's Highbury Vale CofE Primary School 0.3 miles


Gillespie Primary School 0.4 miles


Secondary Schools 4

Highbury Fields School 0.2 miles


Stoke Newington School and Sixth Form 0.6 miles


Air quality

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Air quality meets EU standards


Students and minority mix (Smaller area)

These ethnically diverse areas also house some students in communal establishments. Rates of divorce are higher than the London average.

High Density and High Rise Flats (Wider area)

Concentrations of this Super Group are found in densely populated areas of flats. Many families have children of school age and many residents are of Bangladeshi origins, along with high numbers of households describing themselves as Black or as coming from Mixed or Other ethnic groups. There is a high incidence of households in which the main spoken language is not English. Levels of highest qualifications are below the London average, although some residents are full-time students living in shared accommodation. Levels of unemployment and part-time working are above the London average, while many of those in employment work in administration, or in accommodation and food services industries.

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