W1U Postcode Area Information

Population
4,443
Avg Annual Income
£68,467
Full Time Employees
37.59%
Average Age
39.70

Westminster, W1U Postcode Area Overview

The W1U 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: W1U 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 W1U postcode area covers Marylebone, Regent's Park electoral wards.

W1U Postcode Map

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W1U Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of W1U postcode area is 4,443. 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 1,582, followed by White: English, with a total of 1,300. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (1,649), followed by No religion (1,354).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (2,676), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,104).

Economic Status

Most people in the W1U postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (3,030), while 815 adults mentioned they are Student.

Education

Regarding education, 2,861 adults have Level 4 education, while 245 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the W1U area are

  • Professional occupations (887)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (878), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (446)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode W1U is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (5133), Between 35 to 44 (3039), and Between 15 to 24 (2882).

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 W1U has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,504) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (863), and Full-time students (573).

Postcodes in W1U

There are total 8 postcode sectors present in the W1U (listed below). The postcode W1U has a total of 2313 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of W1U
NameType
AreaW1U
Ward

Marylebone

Regent's Park

LTLA22Westminster
UTLA22Westminster
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Westminster, W1U Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Westminster, W1U Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

33

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

83

Other theft

12

Public order

17

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

103

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

51

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

171

Other theft

20

Public order

21

Robbery

67

Shoplifting

195

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

47

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

185

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

11

Robbery

65

Shoplifting

191

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

155

Other theft

17

Public order

11

Robbery

66

Shoplifting

133

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

1

Other crime

120

Other theft

16

Public order

15

Robbery

71

Shoplifting

80

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

23

Violence and sexual offences

27

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

1

Other crime

93

Other theft

15

Public order

9

Robbery

76

Shoplifting

54

Theft from the person

15

Vehicle crime

29

Violence and sexual offences

42

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

1

Other crime

138

Other theft

20

Public order

10

Robbery

75

Shoplifting

90

Theft from the person

17

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

9

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

154

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

14

Robbery

83

Shoplifting

75

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

135

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

18

Robbery

79

Shoplifting

88

Theft from the person

16

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

1

Other crime

105

Other theft

10

Public order

17

Robbery

72

Shoplifting

132

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

149

Other theft

20

Public order

26

Robbery

95

Shoplifting

129

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

25

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

137

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

18

Robbery

72

Shoplifting

129

Theft from the person

33

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

140

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

18

Robbery

55

Shoplifting

164

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

56

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

182

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

24

Robbery

37

Shoplifting

204

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in W1U postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in W1U postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£4,467,613.00£410,000.00 - £8,525,226.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,058,333.33£575,000.00 - £1,545,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,738,125.00£510,000.00 - £4,265,000.008
Terraced£3,650,000.00£3,650,000.00 - £3,650,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,205,000.00£1,205,000.00 - £1,205,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,092,554.40£625,000.00 - £1,500,000.005
Other£5,000,000.00£5,000,000.00 - £5,000,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,777,142.86£630,000.00 - £3,250,000.007
Other£2,700,000.00£2,700,000.00 - £2,700,000.001
Terraced£14,250,000.00£14,250,000.00 - £14,250,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,258,245.20£805,000.00 - £3,772,215.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,660,000.00£575,000.00 - £7,500,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,035,000.00£1,035,000.00 - £1,035,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,887,500.00£950,000.00 - £2,825,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,191,250.00£407,500.00 - £3,975,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£880,000.00£800,000.00 - £960,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£687,500.00£575,000.00 - £800,000.002
Other£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,114,428.57£530,000.00 - £1,650,000.007
Other£8,275,000.00£8,275,000.00 - £8,275,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,225,000.00£505,000.00 - £2,425,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,242,500.00£750,000.00 - £2,300,000.004
Other£65,000.00£65,000.00 - £65,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,054,800.00£750,000.00 - £1,350,000.005
Other£975,000.00£975,000.00 - £975,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,240,000.00£850,000.00 - £1,850,000.006
Other£24,200,000.00£24,200,000.00 - £24,200,000.001
Terraced£1,300,000.00£1,300,000.00 - £1,300,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,323,125.00£732,500.00 - £1,800,000.003
Other£887,500.00£887,500.00 - £887,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£840,000.00£500,000.00 - £1,250,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£5,223,333.33£1,320,000.00 - £12,250,000.003
Other£500,000.00£500,000.00 - £500,000.001
Terraced£4,000,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £6,000,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,786,250.00£1,000,000.00 - £6,295,000.004
Other£3,235,529.00£3,235,529.00 - £3,235,529.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,845,000.00£825,000.00 - £2,825,000.005
Terraced£3,700,000.00£1,900,000.00 - £5,000,000.003
Schools in the W1U Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
St Vincent's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding227 3-11W1U4DF
The St Marylebone CofE SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1165 11-18W1U5BA
Amenities in the W1U Postcode Area
  • Holmes Hotel, W1U 6NF
  • Blandford Hotel, W1U 5AF
  • Chiltern Firehouse, W1U 7PA
  • Hotel La Place, W1U 5LG
  • Mandeville Hotel, W1U 2BQ
  • Boots The Chemist, W1U 4RN
  • Boshang, W1U 6RT
  • Bayley & Sage, W1U 4PT
  • Blandford Fruit Stores, W1U 3DN
  • Boots The Chemist, W1U 6TJ
  • Burlock And Fam Bar, W1U 1LG
  • Clarette, W1U 7HS
  • Flowerhouse Pub, W1U 7JA
  • Harry'S Bar, W1U 1EP
  • Arro Coffee, W1U 6NJ
  • Blandford Comptoir, W1U 3DA
  • Doner Shack, W1U 6TL
  • Franco Manca, W1U 6QQ
  • Pure, W1U 6TA
  • Crosstown, W1U 1BH
  • Etnacoffee, W1U 7DA
  • Feya, W1U 1DT
  • Acai Do Brazil, W1U 3QR
  • My Godo, W1U 7JL
  • Spectrum, W1U 8HT
  • Tokyonigiri, W1U 8AD
  • What If Inventors Ltd, W1U 4AH
  • Independent Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd, W1U 2QU
  • Society Of St Vincent De Paul, W1U 3QY
  • Sainsbury's, W1U 6TS
  • Tesco, W1U 6TP
  • Tesco, W1U 8NN
  • Tesco Baker St Express, W1U 8EW
  • Waitrose Supermarket, W1U 4SD