Thornton, Lambeth

Area insights about Atkins Road, London, SW12 0AA


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 87% of immediate areas in London
Air quality meets EU standards
No noise issues identified
10 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Co-op Food - 0.3 miles
  • Marks & Spencer Simply Food - 0.3 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.4 miles
  • Tesco - 0.4 miles
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8 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Henry Cavendish Primary School - 0.2 miles
  • Telferscot Primary School - 0.5 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls' School - 71 yards
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Average crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 55% of local areas in London
Average transport links
  • Clapham South Underground Station - 0.4 miles
  • Balham Rail Station - 0.6 miles
  • Balham Underground Station - 0.6 miles
  • Wandsworth Common Rail Station - 0.9 miles
And 2 more transport stations found within 1 mile
1 'Good' 16+ school within 1 mile
  • St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College - 0.4 miles
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Main ethnic group is Black - 28.3%, London average is 13%

Higher than London average: Mixed, Black, Other

Lower than London average: White British, Indian, Other Asian, Arab

Main religion is Christian - 50.7%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Muslim

Lower than London average: Jewish, Sikh

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 41.8%, London average is 43%
Main household type is One-person Household - 23.5%, London average is 32%

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

Lower than London average: One-person Household


Public sector and service employees (Smaller area)
Many households in this Group rent within the social housing sector. Unemployment is higher than the London average and most employment is found in services such as transport and health care.
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