SW5 Postcode Area Information

Population
13,991
Avg Annual Income
£60,560
Full Time Employees
32.47%
Average Age
39.15

Kensington and Chelsea, SW5 Postcode Area Overview

The SW5 postcode area is located in the Kensington and Chelsea, Kensington and Chelsea 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: SW5 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 SW5 postcode area covers Abingdon, Courtfield, Earl's Court, Holland, Redcliffe electoral wards.

SW5 Postcode Map

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SW5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of SW5 postcode area is 13,991. 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 5,265, followed by White: English, with a total of 3,464. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (6,740), followed by No religion (3,865).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,319), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,299).

Economic Status

Most people in the SW5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (6,551), while 2,590 adults mentioned they are Student.

Education

Regarding education, 7,805 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,187 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the SW5 area are

  • Professional occupations (2255)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1920), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1258)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode SW5 is 39 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (6418), Between 15 to 24 (5140), and Between 45 to 54 (5037).

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 SW5 has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,550) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,361), and Full-time students (1,983).

Postcodes in SW5

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the SW5 (listed below). The postcode SW5 has a total of 516 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of SW5
NameType
AreaSW5
Ward

Abingdon

Courtfield

Earl's Court

Holland

Redcliffe

LTLA22Kensington and Chelsea
UTLA22Kensington and Chelsea
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Kensington and Chelsea, SW5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Kensington and Chelsea, SW5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

56

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

30

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

7

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

12

Theft from the person

16

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

55

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

30

Other theft

8

Public order

10

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

15

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

42

Violence and sexual offences

42

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

51

Other theft

20

Public order

2

Robbery

15

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

45

Other theft

8

Public order

3

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

13

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

45

Violence and sexual offences

71

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

34

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

5

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

15

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

59

Violence and sexual offences

64

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

34

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

7

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

9

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

74

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

42

Other theft

18

Public order

3

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

8

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

80

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

46

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

12

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

16

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

79

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

2

Other crime

34

Other theft

13

Public order

5

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

19

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

29

Other theft

9

Public order

2

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

18

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

62

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

41

Other theft

20

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

11

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

32

Other theft

7

Public order

9

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

3

Other crime

29

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

10

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

14

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

24

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

28

Other theft

10

Public order

2

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

5

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in SW5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in SW5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£626,000.00£390,000.00 - £862,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£664,333.50£556,667.00 - £772,000.002
Terraced£1,113,333.00£1,113,333.00 - £1,113,333.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£365,000.00£260,000.00 - £575,000.003
Terraced£1,985,000.00£1,985,000.00 - £1,985,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£65,000,000.00£65,000,000.00 - £65,000,000.001
Flat£775,666.67£270,000.00 - £2,650,000.0012
Other£190,000.00£80,000.00 - £300,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,551,666.67£625,000.00 - £4,700,000.0015
Terraced£1,750,000.00£930,000.00 - £3,750,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£708,000.00£490,000.00 - £926,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£825,000.00£500,000.00 - £1,200,000.007
Terraced£2,415,000.00£2,415,000.00 - £2,415,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£906,694.32£420,000.00 - £1,875,775.0012
Other£455,500.00£1,000.00 - £910,000.002
Terraced£7,200,000.00£7,200,000.00 - £7,200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,155,560.05£200,000.00 - £3,400,000.0020
Other£321,970.00£68,940.00 - £575,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£919,000.00£270,000.00 - £1,930,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,408,928.57£350,000.00 - £2,800,000.0014
Other£4,012,500.00£620,000.00 - £20,000,000.004
Terraced£3,900,000.00£3,900,000.00 - £3,900,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,153,860.44£185,000.00 - £3,900,000.0027
Other£228,571.00£228,571.00 - £228,571.001
Terraced£1,150,000.00£1,010,000.00 - £1,290,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,154,500.00£515,000.00 - £2,200,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£445,000.00£370,000.00 - £520,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£904,508.56£330,000.00 - £1,825,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£981,312.50£423,000.00 - £1,450,000.008
Other£75,000.00£75,000.00 - £75,000.001
Terraced£5,400,000.00£5,400,000.00 - £5,400,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£957,428.57£400,000.00 - £1,650,000.0014
Terraced£2,733,333.33£1,500,000.00 - £4,250,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,304,651.79£625,000.00 - £2,875,000.0014
Other£1,534,000.00£68,000.00 - £3,000,000.002
Terraced£7,022,500.00£2,295,000.00 - £11,750,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,415,000.00£635,000.00 - £4,030,000.0011
Terraced£702,500.00£702,500.00 - £702,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,467,944.52£617,500.00 - £3,000,000.0021
Other£1,400,000.00£1,400,000.00 - £1,400,000.001
Terraced£1,135,000.00£1,135,000.00 - £1,135,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£984,642.86£425,000.00 - £2,000,000.0014
Terraced£2,500,000.00£2,500,000.00 - £2,500,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,293,888.89£480,000.00 - £2,600,000.009
Other£3,700,000.00£3,700,000.00 - £3,700,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,782,890.62£200,000.00 - £4,000,000.0018
Other£3,903,750.00£1,110,000.00 - £5,815,000.003
Terraced£3,250,000.00£2,300,000.00 - £4,200,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,215,035.67£228,571.00 - £3,900,000.0018
Other£3,060,015.00£20,034.00 - £6,099,996.002
Terraced£4,025,000.00£4,025,000.00 - £4,025,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,371,934.06£535,000.00 - £3,800,000.0016
Other£1,168,000.00£1,168,000.00 - £1,168,000.001
Terraced£3,740,000.00£3,740,000.00 - £3,740,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£7,410,000.00£7,410,000.00 - £7,410,000.001
Flat£1,356,000.00£430,000.00 - £2,858,000.0013
Other£651,500.00£3,000.00 - £1,300,000.002
Terraced£3,400,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £4,200,000.003
Schools in the SW5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Bousfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good440 3-11SW50DJ
St Cuthbert with St Matthias CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good187 2-11SW59UE
Amenities in the SW5 Postcode Area
  • Ambassadors Hotel, SW5 0LX
  • Coronation Hotel, SW5 9PN
  • Cranley Hotel, SW5 0LA
  • Exhibition Court Hotel IV, SW5 0QF
  • Garden View Hotel, SW5 9PE
  • Blackbird, SW5 9AN
  • Courtfield Public House, SW5 9AN
  • Drayton Arms, SW5 0LJ
  • Kings Head, SW5 0QT
  • The Earls Court Tavern, SW5 9RL
  • Addies Thai Restaurant & Bar, SW5 9RL
  • Black Rabbit Cafe, SW5 9JF
  • Brownie Box, SW5 9HP
  • Burger King, SW5 9AD
  • Butchies Earls Court, SW5 0RP
  • Marks & Spencer, SW5 9AS
  • Sainsbury's, SW5 9QQ
  • Tesco, SW5 9JF
  • The Co-operative Food, SW5 9QB
  • Getir UK Limited, SW5 0RR
  • Response Community Projects Food Bank, SW5 9JF
  • Earl's Court Community Nursery, SW5 9EE
  • Hazel House, SW5 9HB
  • Medirest Healthcare Compas Group, SW5 0TU
  • St Cuthberts Centre, SW5 9EB
  • Cafe North Lodge, SW5 9JE
  • Glass Door, SW5 9EB
  • Paramount Hotel, SW5 9PF
  • Collingham Independent Sixth Form College, SW5 0HL
  • Falkner House Boys School, SW5 9SU
  • AL Nahrein, SW5 0QT
  • Boots UK Ltd, SW5 9AD
  • Londis/Wellworth Food and Wine, SW5 0BE
  • Manila Supermarket, SW5 0QT
  • Muay Market, SW5 0PT
  • Admiral, SW5 9RQ
  • Damascus Gate, SW5 9QQ
  • Eats N'Bits, SW5 9SY
  • Greggs, SW5 9RD
  • Jimmy's Grill, SW5 9QQ