Herne Hill, Lambeth

Area Insights for Railton Road, London, SE24 0EE


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 82% of immediate areas in London
Good transport links
  • Herne Hill Rail Station - 0.1 miles
  • North Dulwich Rail Station - 0.7 miles
  • Brixton Underground Station - 0.7 miles
  • Brixton Rail Station - 0.8 miles
And 2 more transport stations found within 1 mile
Air quality meets EU standards
2 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.1 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.4 miles
  • Hamilton Supermarket - 161 yards
  • I.A.A Supermarket - 0.1 miles
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5 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • St Jude's Church of England Primary School - 49 yards
  • Jessop Primary School - 0.4 miles
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4 'Good' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Ark Evelyn Grace Academy - 0.5 miles
  • Trinity Academy - 0.7 miles
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High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 91% of local areas in London
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is Black - 51.2%, London average is 13%

Higher than London average: Mixed, Black, Other

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

Main religion is Christian - 57.4%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Christian, Buddhist

Lower than London average: Hindu, Jewish, Sikh

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 56.3%, London average is 43%

Higher than London average: 35-54 years old

Lower than London average: Over 65 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 66.2%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household

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


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.

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