Rotherhithe, Southwark

Area insights about Rotherhithe New Road, London, SE16 2AA


Good transport links
  • Surrey Quays Rail Station - 0.1 miles
  • Canada Water Underground Station - 0.4 miles
  • Canada Water Rail Station - 0.5 miles
  • South Bermondsey Rail Station - 0.5 miles
And 3 more transport stations found within 1 mile
4 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Lidl - 0.2 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
  • Costcutters - 0.3 miles
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5 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School - 0.3 miles
  • Ilderton Primary School - 0.6 miles
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2 'Good' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Compass School Southwark - 0.8 miles
  • City of London Academy (Southwark) - 0.9 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

Low-income area
More wealthy than just 30% of local areas in London
Deprived area
More deprived than 88% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 79% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
Flood risk is identified
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 35.4%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: Gypsy, Mixed, Chinese, Black

Lower than London average: White British, Indian, Pakistani

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

Higher than London average: No Religion

Lower than London average: Hindu, Jewish, Sikh

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 40.2%, London average is 24%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

Lower than London average: 35-54 years old, 55-64 years old, Over 65 years old

Main household type is Lone Parent with Children - 30.4%, London average is 10%

Higher than London average: Lone Parent with Children, Multi-person Household: Full-time Students, Multi-person Household: Other

Lower than London average: One-person Household, Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children


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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Source: London Datastore