Hyde Park, Westminster

Area Insights for Praed Street, London, W2 1EE


Wealthy area
Household income is higher than in 70% of immediate areas in London
Good transport links
  • London Paddington Rail Station - 33 yards
  • London Paddington Rail Station - 33 yards
  • Paddington Underground Station - 103 yards
  • Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground - 0.2 miles
And 12 more transport stations found within 1 mile
7 supermarkets and more than 10 grocery stores within 0.5 miles
  • Marks And Spencer - Simply Food - 46 yards
  • Sainsbury's - 46 yards
  • Sainsbury's - 0.1 miles
  • Tesco - 0.2 miles
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5 'Outstanding' primary schools within 1 mile
  • Ark King Solomon Academy - 0.5 miles
  • Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School - 0.5 miles
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3 'Outstanding' secondary schools within 1 mile
  • Ark King Solomon Academy - 0.5 miles
  • Westminster Academy - 0.8 miles
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1 'Outstanding' 16+ school within 1 mile
  • Ark King Solomon Academy - 0.5 miles
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Things to have a closer look at

Deprived area
More deprived than 77% of local areas in London
High crime rates
Crime rates are higher than in 100% of local areas in London
Air quality doesn’t meet EU standards
Noise issues are identified
  • Road Traffic Noise
  • Major hospitals with A&E department
  • Bars, pubs, clubs


Main ethnic group is Other White - 25.8%, London average is 13%

Higher than London average: Other White, Other Asian, Arab, Other

Lower than London average: White British, Indian, Pakistani

Main religion is Christian - 49.7%, London average is 48.4%

Higher than London average: Muslim

Lower than London average: Hindu, Jewish, Sikh

Main household lifestage is Under 35 years old - 45.1%, 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 - 70.3%, London average is 32%

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

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