Brompton & Hans Town, Kensington and Chelsea

Area insights about South Kensington Underground Station, London, SW7 2NB


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 83% of immediate areas in London
Good transport links
  • South Kensington Underground Station - 15 yards
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 0.4 miles
  • Sloane Square Underground Station - 0.8 miles
  • Knightsbridge Underground Station - 0.8 miles
And 2 more transport stations found within 1 mile
6 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Tesco - 0.1 miles
  • Little Waitrose - 0.2 miles
  • Sainsbury's - 0.4 miles
  • Waitrose - 0.4 miles
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7 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Our Lady of Victories RC Primary School - 0.3 miles
  • Oratory Roman Catholic Primary School - 0.3 miles
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1 'Outstanding' secondary school within 1 mile
  • Saint Thomas More Language College - 0.5 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 97% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
  • Bars, pubs, clubs
No 'Outstanding' or 'Good' 16+ schools within 1 mile


Main ethnic group is Other White - 44.9%, London average is 13%

Higher than London average: Other White, Arab

Lower than London average: White British, Indian, Bangladeshi, Black

Main religion is Christian - 55.1%, London average is 48.4%

Lower than London average: Hindu, Sikh

Main household lifestage is 35-54 years old - 31.1%, London average is 43%

Higher than London average: Under 35 years old, Over 65 years old

Lower than London average: 35-54 years old

Main household type is One-person Household - 43.4%, London average is 32%

Higher than London average: One-person Household, Multi-person Household: Full-time Students, Multi-person Household: Other

Lower than London average: Married/Cohabiting Couple without Children, Lone Parent with Children


City central (Smaller area)
Many of the residents of these neighbourhoods are employed in the financial, insurance and real estate industries, or are information and communications industry professionals engaged in a range of scientific and technical activities. Residents are more likely than average to be White.
Urban Elites (Wider area)
This Super Group comprises young professionals working in the science, technology, finance and insurance sectors. Additionally, large numbers of students rent rooms in centrally located communal establishments. Most others rent privately owned flats, large numbers of which are found in central locations. Residents are disproportionately drawn from pre 2001 EU countries, and there is also high representation of households from Chinese, Arab and other minority backgrounds.

Nearby locations

Source: London Datastore