Abbey, Merton

Area Insights for Merton Road, London, SW19 1EE


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 89% of immediate areas in London
Good transport links
  • South Wimbledon Underground Station - 167 yards
  • Merton Park Tram Stop - 0.4 miles
  • Morden Road Tram Stop - 0.5 miles
  • Haydons Road Rail Station - 0.6 miles
And 6 more transport stations found within 1 mile
Air quality meets EU standards
7 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 56 yards
  • Sainsbury's - 124 yards
  • Tesco - 130 yards
  • Sainsbury's - 0.3 miles
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7 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School - 0.3 miles
  • Holy Trinity CofE Primary School - 0.4 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • Rutlish School - 0.9 miles
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Average crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 35% of local areas in London

Things to have a closer look at

Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is White British - 43.4%, London average is 45%

Higher than London average: White Irish, Other White, Chinese, Arab

Lower than London average: Bangladeshi, Black, Other

Main religion is Christian - 43.8%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Buddhist, No Religion, Religion Not Stated

Lower than London average: Jewish, Muslim, Sikh

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 45.5%, London average is 24%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old

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

Main household type is One-person Household - 35.7%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: Multi-person Household: Other

Lower than London average: Couple with Children, Lone Parent with Children


City and student fringe (Smaller area)

Many members of this Group live in communal establishments, located in some of London’s less fashionable central locations. Employment is typically in accommodation and food services. Black British residents are much in evidence, and 18 citizens of post 2001 EU countries are also well represented relative to the London average.

City Vibe (Wider area)

There are many young, single professionals in this Super Group, living in Zone 2 of the London travel network. Compared to the London average, few individuals originate from the Indian sub-continent, but Mixed ethnic groups are well represented, as are migrants from pre 2001 EU countries. A large number of households comprise full time students in shared or communal establishments. Individuals rent within the private sector, are well qualified and are employed in a range of professional, scientific and technical occupations.

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