SW1Y Postcode Area Information

Population
392
Avg Annual Income
£59,000
Full Time Employees
39.02%
Average Age
40.16

Westminster, SW1Y Postcode Area Overview

The SW1Y postcode area is located in the Westminster, Westminster postcode town, in the London, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area describes a young, professional community living in city centers.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults (25-44) with college degrees.
  • Diverse community with Indian and Chinese residents being well-represented.

Housing:

  • People mostly rent private flats, and few own multiple cars.

Lifestyle:

  • Healthy and independent, with low disability rates and no need for much unpaid care.
  • Focus on work, with most residents employed full-time in non-managerial roles.

Overall: SW1Y postcode area represents a vibrant and young community of professionals enjoying city life. They are well-educated and independent, but managerial positions are less common. Remember, this is a general overview, and individual experiences may vary.

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

Electoral Wards

The SW1Y postcode area covers St James's electoral wards.

SW1Y Postcode Map

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SW1Y Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SW1Y postcode area is 392. 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: Other White, with a total of 136, followed by White: English, with a total of 122. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (180), followed by No religion (135).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (383), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (161).

Economic Status

Most people in the SW1Y postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (572), while 213 adults mentioned they are Student.

Education

Regarding education, 271 adults have Level 4 education, while 26 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the SW1Y area are

  • Managers, directors and senior officials (89)
  • Professional occupations (76), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (37)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SW1Y is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (1338), Between 15 to 24 (1261), and Between 35 to 44 (974).

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 SW1Y has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (120) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (81), and Small employers and own account workers (53).

Postcodes in SW1Y

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the SW1Y (listed below). The postcode SW1Y has a total of 649 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SW1Y
NameType
AreaSW1Y
Ward

St James's

LTLA22Westminster
UTLA22Westminster
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Westminster, SW1Y Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Westminster, SW1Y Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

23

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

2

Other crime

44

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

18

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

142

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

1

Other crime

73

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

33

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

180

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

4

Other crime

80

Other theft

22

Public order

21

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

135

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

1

Other crime

72

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

10

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

97

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

51

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

16

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

62

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

2

Other crime

67

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

17

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

78

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

2

Other crime

95

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

14

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

105

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

81

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

10

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

85

Theft from the person

18

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

76

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

11

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

117

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

58

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

17

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

93

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

1

Other crime

72

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

14

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

96

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

65

Other theft

8

Public order

15

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

104

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

2

Other crime

74

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

13

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

110

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

3

Other crime

74

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

12

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

132

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SW1Y postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SW1Y postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£17,040,000.00£17,040,000.00 - £17,040,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£159,000.00£159,000.00 - £159,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,165,000.00£1,165,000.00 - £1,165,000.001
Other£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,980,000.00£1,980,000.00 - £1,980,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£520,000.00£520,000.00 - £520,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£605,000.00£605,000.00 - £605,000.001
Terraced£3,500,000.00£3,500,000.00 - £3,500,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,113,000.00£1,113,000.00 - £1,113,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,985,000.00£1,670,000.00 - £4,300,000.002
Other£1,480,000.00£1,480,000.00 - £1,480,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£60,000,000.00£60,000,000.00 - £60,000,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£20,000,000.00£20,000,000.00 - £20,000,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£880,000.00£650,000.00 - £1,290,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£902,500.00£425,000.00 - £1,380,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£650,000.00£650,000.00 - £650,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,915,000.00£830,000.00 - £3,000,000.002
Other£23,000,000.00£23,000,000.00 - £23,000,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£725,000.00£710,000.00 - £740,000.002
Schools in the SW1Y Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Amenities in the SW1Y Postcode Area
  • Haymarket Hotel, SW1Y 4HX
  • Sofitel St James London/Wild Honey St James, SW1Y 4AN
  • The Mayfair Lounge And Grill At The Cavendish, SW1Y 6JF
  • Oscars London, SW1Y 6JB
  • The Beau Brummell, SW1Y 4RJ
  • Bp, SW1Y 4LB
  • Harold Pinter Theatre, SW1Y 4DN
  • Her Majesty'S Theatre, SW1Y 4QL
  • Japan Centre, SW1Y 4EA
  • Ole & Steen, SW1Y 4RN
  • Tesco, SW1Y 4LR
  • Bike-Drop, SW1Y 4SE
  • Ensalada, SW1Y 4LR
  • Pret A Manger, SW1Y 6JP
  • Wrap It Up, SW1Y 6PP
  • The Clubhouse St James, SW1Y 4JU
  • Blue Apple Catering, SW1Y 4JE
  • Compass Contract Services, SW1Y 4JZ
  • Crown Estates, SW1Y 4AH
  • H&W Catering Ltd, SW1Y 4AE
  • Stonehage Fleming, SW1Y 6AE
  • Whittard Of Chelsea Plc, SW1Y 4LR
  • Empire Cinermas London Haymarket, SW1Y 4RL
  • F Poole Tobacconist, SW1Y 6PP
  • Odeon Cinema, SW1Y 4DP
  • Pall Mall Off Licence Shop, SW1Y 5JQ