CR9 Postcode Area Information

Population
10,078
Avg Annual Income
£49,775
Full Time Employees
33.62%
Average Age
36.78

Croydon, CR9 Postcode Area Overview

The CR9 postcode area is located in the Croydon, Croydon postcode town, in the London, England region.

The CR9 postcode area is located in Croydon, South London. It covers the central part of Croydon town center and is home to a mix of commercial, residential, and retail spaces. The area has a variety of amenities including shopping centers, restaurants, cafes, and bars.

Geographically, CR9 is situated within the London Borough of Croydon and is bordered by the CR0, CR2, CR7, and CR9 postcode areas. It is conveniently located near East Croydon train station, providing easy access to central London and surrounding areas.

Transportation options in the CR9 area include bus services, trams, and trains, making it a well-connected area for commuters and residents alike. The area is also accessible by major roadways such as the A23 and A236, providing convenient access for those traveling by car.

Popular areas within the CR9 postcode district include North End, Croydon High Street, and George Street. These areas offer a mix of retail, dining, and entertainment options, making CR9 a vibrant and bustling part of Croydon.

Overall, the CR9 postcode area offers convenient access to amenities, transportation options, and various residential and commercial spaces, making it a popular choice for those looking to live or work in the heart of Croydon.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a diverse, young professional community with a high number of European residents. Here's a breakdown:

Residents:

  • Many residents were born in Europe, especially those between 25 and 44 years old.
  • The community is quite diverse, with many people identifying as Indian or Black.
  • Most are homeowners or private renters, with fewer relying on social housing compared to similar areas.
  • Flats are common, but not as much as in other similar postcodes.

Employment:

  • Unemployment is slightly lower than average for this group, but still higher than the national average.
  • Many residents hold high-level jobs in management and professional fields.

Overall: A Major part of this postcode area represents a dynamic and diverse community with young professionals, especially from Europe. While homeownership is higher than average within this group, unemployment remains a concern.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The CR9 postcode area covers Addiscombe East, Addiscombe West, Broad Green, Fairfield, New Addington South, Park Hill & Whitgift, Shirley North, Waddon electoral wards.

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CR9 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of CR9 postcode area is 10,078. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 2,955, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,417. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (4,426), followed by No religion (2,853).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (7,186), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (4,987).

Economic Status

Most people in the CR9 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (11,891), while 3,226 adults mentioned they are Employee: Part-time.

Education

Regarding education, 3,900 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,142 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the CR9 area are

  • Professional occupations (1453)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (858), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (655)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode CR9 is 37 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (16708), Between 25 to 34 (15774), and Between 35 to 44 (13686).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in CR9 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,894) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,367), and Intermediate occupations (864).

Postcodes in CR9

There are total 10 postcode sectors present in the CR9 (listed below). The postcode CR9 has a total of 2808 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of CR9
NameType
AreaCR9
Ward

Addiscombe East

Addiscombe West

Broad Green

Fairfield

New Addington South

Park Hill & Whitgift

Shirley North

Waddon

LTLA22Croydon
UTLA22Croydon
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Croydon, CR9 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Croydon, CR9 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

69

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

20

Drugs

3

Other crime

37

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

49

Public order

34

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

16

Theft from the person

40

Vehicle crime

127

Violence and sexual offences

55

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

32

Drugs

4

Other crime

44

Other theft

10

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

27

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

12

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

105

Violence and sexual offences

82

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

18

Drugs

4

Other crime

48

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

52

Public order

42

Robbery

48

Shoplifting

20

Theft from the person

34

Vehicle crime

111

Violence and sexual offences

94

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

27

Drugs

1

Other crime

41

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

36

Robbery

35

Shoplifting

10

Theft from the person

51

Vehicle crime

126

Violence and sexual offences

121

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

27

Drugs

1

Other crime

39

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

43

Public order

32

Robbery

73

Shoplifting

12

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

123

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

26

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

2

Other crime

41

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

19

Robbery

84

Shoplifting

19

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

119

Violence and sexual offences

96

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

24

Drugs

45

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

34

Public order

28

Robbery

75

Shoplifting

18

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

129

Violence and sexual offences

79

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

4

Other crime

39

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

27

Robbery

104

Shoplifting

11

Theft from the person

23

Vehicle crime

129

Violence and sexual offences

73

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

28

Criminal damage and arson

29

Drugs

4

Other crime

40

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

24

Robbery

44

Shoplifting

14

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

100

Violence and sexual offences

75

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

25

Drugs

4

Other crime

38

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

38

Public order

21

Robbery

38

Shoplifting

18

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

93

Violence and sexual offences

85

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

19

Drugs

3

Other crime

47

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

27

Public order

21

Robbery

57

Shoplifting

12

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

100

Violence and sexual offences

58

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

18

Drugs

2

Other crime

41

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

11

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

14

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

107

Violence and sexual offences

65

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

26

Drugs

4

Other crime

41

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

36

Public order

33

Robbery

55

Shoplifting

9

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

96

Violence and sexual offences

81

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

22

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

21

Drugs

5

Other crime

48

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

39

Public order

32

Robbery

39

Shoplifting

14

Theft from the person

23

Vehicle crime

113

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in CR9 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in CR9 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£1,968,262.00£1,968,262.00 - £1,968,262.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£73,000,000.00£73,000,000.00 - £73,000,000.001
Schools in the CR9 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Mary's Catholic High SchoolSecondary, Good563 11-19CR92EE
Oasis Academy Shirley ParkSecondary, Good1874 3-19CR97AL
The Archbishop Lanfranc AcademySecondary, Requires improvement684 11-16CR93AS
Coloma Convent Girls' SchoolSecondary, Requires improvementNone 11-18CR95AS
Amenities in the CR9 Postcode Area
  • Hilton London Croydon, CR9 4HH
  • Eurest C/o Royal Mail, CR9 4AA
  • Baileys Cafe, CR9 6BR
  • Chefs (Training Kitchens And Restaurant), CR9 1DX
  • Costa At Next Outlet, CR9 1RQ
  • ESS Government Services At Croydon Police Station, CR9 1BP
  • Serco Pecs, CR9 5AB
  • Medirest Healthcare Compass Group At Shirley Oaks Hospital, CR9 8AB
  • The Archbishop Lanfranc School Nursery, CR9 3AS
  • Aspens Services At Coloma Convent Girls School, CR9 5AS
  • Fairchildes Primary And Nursery School, CR9 0AA
  • Royal Russell School, CR9 5BX
  • The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy, CR9 3AS
  • Boots The Chemist, CR9 1SN
  • David Lean Cinema, CR9 1ET
  • Pure Food Systems (Vending Machine), CR9 2AU
  • Sainsbury's, CR9 6DB
  • Marks & Spencer - Hot Food On The Move, Cafe Revive, CR9 1SH
  • Home Office, CR9 2BY