Romford Town, Havering

Area insights about Waterloo Road, Romford, RM7 0AA


Good transport links
  • Romford Rail Station - 0.2 miles
  • Romford Rail Station - 0.2 miles
  • Romford Rail Station - 0.2 miles
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Air quality meets EU standards
7 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Lidl - 0.2 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.2 miles
  • Sainsburys Garage - 0.2 miles
  • Co-Operative Group - 0.3 miles
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2 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Concordia Academy - 0.1 miles
  • St Peter's Catholic Primary School - 0.9 miles
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Area of average wealth
Household income is higher than in 37% of immediate areas in London
1 'Good' secondary school within 1 mile
  • The Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls - 0.8 miles
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1 'Good' 16+ school within 1 mile
  • Barking and Dagenham College - 0.9 miles
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High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 92% of local areas in London
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
  • Rail Traffic Noise


Main ethnic group is White British - 56.9%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: White British, Chinese

Lower than London average: Black, Arab, Other

Main religion is Christian - 52.0%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: No Religion

Lower than London average: Muslim

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 34.1%, London average is 43%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

Lower than London average: 35-54 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 35.4%, London average is 32%

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple with Children


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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Source: London Datastore