Romford Town, Havering

Area insights about Romford, RM1 1AA

Good

Good transport links
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  • Romford Rail Station - 0.3 miles
  • Romford Rail Station - 0.3 miles
  • Romford Rail Station - 0.3 miles
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Air quality meets EU standards
More than 10 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco Express (06499) - 0.1 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.2 miles
  • Sainsburys Garage - 0.2 miles
  • Marks & Spencer - 0.2 miles
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2 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Concordia Academy - 0.4 miles
  • St Peter's Catholic Primary School - 0.5 miles
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Average

2 'Good' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Marshalls Park Academy - 0.9 miles
  • The Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls - 0.9 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

Low-income area
More wealthy than just 20% of local areas in London
Deprived area
More deprived than 86% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 99% of local areas in London
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile

Facts

Main ethnic group is White British - 72.6%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: White British

Lower than London average: White Irish, Other White, Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Other Asian, Arab

Main religion is Christian - 46.1%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: No Religion

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

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 43.3%, 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 - 38.1%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household, Lone Parent with Children, Lone Parent without Children

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple with Children, Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children, Multi-person Household: Other

Classification

Disadvantaged diaspora (Smaller area)
These neighbourhoods are characterised by high numbers of Black residents, and of families with young children. There is high incidence of divorce. Employment is often found in transport, health care support, social work, administration and support services
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.

Nearby locations

Source: London Datastore