W8 Postcode Area Information

Population
18,208
Avg Annual Income
£64,080
Full Time Employees
29.24%
Average Age
39.89

Kensington and Chelsea, W8 Postcode Area Overview

The W8 postcode area is located in the Kensington and Chelsea, Kensington and Chelsea postcode town, in the London, England region.

Electoral Wards

The W8 postcode area covers Abingdon, Campden, Holland, Queen's Gate electoral wards.

W8 Postcode Map

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W8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of W8 postcode area is 18,208. 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 6,307, followed by White: English, with a total of 5,882. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (8,994), followed by No religion (4,702).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,128), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (2,753).

Economic Status

Most people in the W8 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (6,298), while 2,303 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 10,647 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,087 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the W8 area are

  • Managers, directors and senior officials (2979)
  • Professional occupations (2671), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1479)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode W8 is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 25 to 34 (6081), Between 45 to 54 (5231), and Between 35 to 44 (4851).

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 W8 has Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (5,274) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,148), and Small employers and own account workers (1,777).

Postcodes in W8

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the W8 (listed below). The postcode W8 has a total of 1587 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of W8
NameType
AreaW8
Ward

Abingdon

Campden

Holland

Queen's Gate

LTLA22Kensington and Chelsea
UTLA22Kensington and Chelsea
RegionLondon
CountryEngland

Kensington and Chelsea, W8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Kensington and Chelsea, W8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

44

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

36

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

5

Robbery

24

Shoplifting

29

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

1

Other theft

1

Theft from the person

36

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

51

Other theft

11

Public order

14

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

53

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

52

Other theft

6

Public order

8

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

44

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

60

Other theft

18

Public order

13

Robbery

26

Shoplifting

36

Theft from the person

27

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

44

Anti-social behaviour

8

Bicycle theft

21

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

1

Other crime

83

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

8

Robbery

26

Shoplifting

48

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

35

Violence and sexual offences

33

Anti-social behaviour

15

Bicycle theft

22

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

13

Drugs

3

Other crime

57

Other theft

19

Public order

8

Robbery

20

Shoplifting

19

Theft from the person

32

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

46

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

22

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

2

Other crime

58

Other theft

11

Public order

3

Robbery

26

Shoplifting

23

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

38

Anti-social behaviour

6

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

6

Other crime

77

Other theft

14

Public order

7

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

38

Theft from the person

30

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

41

Anti-social behaviour

13

Bicycle theft

19

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

100

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

7

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

49

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

12

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

69

Other theft

13

Public order

4

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

47

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

23

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

68

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

2

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

34

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

29

Violence and sexual offences

37

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

25

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

58

Other theft

12

Public order

5

Robbery

19

Shoplifting

40

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

76

Other theft

13

Public order

6

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

36

Theft from the person

19

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

43

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

18

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

3

Other crime

63

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

24

Public order

3

Robbery

22

Shoplifting

42

Theft from the person

33

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

36

Anti-social behaviour

5

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

57

Other theft

9

Public order

10

Robbery

23

Shoplifting

33

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

26

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in W8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in W8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£725,000.00£160,000.00 - £1,625,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,148,125.00£455,000.00 - £2,300,000.004
Other£5,450,000.00£5,450,000.00 - £5,450,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,714,166.67£417,500.00 - £2,925,000.003
Terraced£6,150,000.00£6,150,000.00 - £6,150,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,575,000.00£1,200,000.00 - £1,925,000.003
Semi-Detached£5,250,000.00£5,250,000.00 - £5,250,000.001
Terraced£4,300,000.00£3,000,000.00 - £5,600,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,812,187.50£190,000.00 - £5,400,000.009
Terraced£2,075,000.00£2,075,000.00 - £2,075,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,596,875.00£160,000.00 - £4,300,000.008
Other£1,200,000.00£1,200,000.00 - £1,200,000.002
Semi-Detached£2,300,000.00£2,300,000.00 - £2,300,000.002
Terraced£1,877,500.00£830,000.00 - £4,000,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,910,357.14£625,000.00 - £3,400,000.0014
Other£5,500,000.00£5,500,000.00 - £5,500,000.001
Terraced£4,407,222.22£1,875,000.00 - £11,200,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,020,416.58£530,000.00 - £3,665,000.0012
Terraced£4,718,750.00£2,550,000.00 - £8,750,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£961,250.00£450,000.00 - £1,750,000.008
Semi-Detached£2,779,000.00£2,779,000.00 - £2,779,000.001
Terraced£3,531,250.00£650,000.00 - £9,500,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,927,272.73£595,000.00 - £6,900,000.0011
Terraced£6,833,916.67£3,425,000.00 - £11,500,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,437,347.60£410,000.00 - £3,375,000.0010
Semi-Detached£10,500,000.00£10,500,000.00 - £10,500,000.001
Terraced£8,641,666.67£5,975,000.00 - £13,500,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,177,083.33£415,000.00 - £4,700,000.0012
Other£95,000.00£95,000.00 - £95,000.002
Semi-Detached£5,900,000.00£3,900,000.00 - £7,900,000.002
Terraced£3,492,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £4,100,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,313,972.97£425,000.00 - £4,100,000.0037
Other£2,037,500.00£1,900,000.00 - £2,175,000.002
Terraced£3,353,125.00£2,000,000.00 - £5,250,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£5,725,000.00£5,725,000.00 - £5,725,000.001
Flat£2,401,666.67£1,900,000.00 - £3,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£1,900,000.00£1,900,000.00 - £1,900,000.001
Terraced£3,850,000.00£1,950,000.00 - £5,750,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,571,250.00£600,000.00 - £3,100,000.004
Semi-Detached£6,500,000.00£6,500,000.00 - £6,500,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,213,428.57£435,000.00 - £3,350,000.007
Other£12,906,250.00£465,000.00 - £41,100,000.004
Terraced£4,149,333.33£2,950,000.00 - £6,198,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,489,208.33£330,000.00 - £3,350,000.0019
Other£4,650,000.00£4,650,000.00 - £4,650,000.001
Semi-Detached£6,600,000.00£6,600,000.00 - £6,600,000.001
Terraced£5,550,000.00£2,300,000.00 - £11,875,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£4,300,000.00£4,300,000.00 - £4,300,000.001
Flat£1,511,021.43£389,300.00 - £5,500,000.0014
Semi-Detached£15,250,000.00£15,000,000.00 - £15,500,000.002
Terraced£3,205,000.00£1,325,000.00 - £7,375,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£7,300,000.00£7,300,000.00 - £7,300,000.001
Flat£1,957,047.62£168,000.00 - £6,250,000.0021
Other£3,333,450.00£102,000.00 - £4,700,000.006
Terraced£4,577,727.27£2,675,000.00 - £8,750,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,800,743.43£330,000.00 - £14,500,000.0023
Other£1,675,000.00£140,000.00 - £3,210,000.002
Terraced£5,174,642.86£1,525,000.00 - £21,000,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£4,556,500.00£775,000.00 - £25,450,000.0010
Other£5,551,250.00£45,000.00 - £10,750,000.005
Semi-Detached£6,150,000.00£3,000,000.00 - £9,300,000.002
Terraced£3,843,750.00£1,410,000.00 - £8,600,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,844,235.29£460,000.00 - £14,400,000.0017
Other£153,500.00£88,000.00 - £265,000.003
Semi-Detached£7,350,000.00£7,350,000.00 - £7,350,000.001
Terraced£3,965,000.00£2,000,000.00 - £7,875,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£7,300,000.00£7,300,000.00 - £7,300,000.001
Flat£2,319,631.58£338,000.00 - £8,000,000.0019
Other£1,690,000.00£1,690,000.00 - £1,690,000.001
Semi-Detached£37,500,000.00£37,500,000.00 - £37,500,000.001
Terraced£3,095,000.00£990,000.00 - £10,850,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£2,716,059.71£320,000.00 - £6,150,000.0025
Other£12,926,450.00£3,190,400.00 - £30,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£11,000,000.00£11,000,000.00 - £11,000,000.001
Terraced£5,880,986.56£1,752,000.00 - £11,200,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,239,461.54£170,000.00 - £3,600,000.0026
Other£166,000.00£166,000.00 - £166,000.001
Semi-Detached£5,100,000.00£5,100,000.00 - £5,100,000.001
Terraced£5,098,727.27£1,750,000.00 - £11,200,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£5,899,581.58£320,000.00 - £9,872,802.0019
Other£3,800,000.00£3,800,000.00 - £3,800,000.001
Terraced£5,022,248.17£2,662,500.00 - £7,000,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£1,752,890.62£665,000.00 - £10,300,000.0017
Other£7,506,666.67£20,000.00 - £14,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£7,950,000.00£7,150,000.00 - £8,750,000.003
Terraced£5,689,583.33£2,687,500.00 - £10,500,000.006
Schools in the W8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Fox Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding408 4-11W87PP
St Barnabas and St Philip's CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement193 4-11W86EJ
St Mary Abbots CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good178 5-11W84SP
Holland Park SchoolSecondary, InadequateNone 11-18W87AF
Amenities in the W8 Postcode Area
  • 1 Lexham Gardens Hotel, W8 5JL
  • Adoratrices Convent, W8 5HP
  • Lexham Gardens by Cheval Maison, W8 5JE
  • London Lodge Hotel, W8 6JG
  • Safestay, W8 7QU
  • Churchill Arms, W8 7LN
  • Devonshire Arms, W8 6LA
  • Drop Kensington, W8 6ED
  • Elephant & Castle, W8 4LT
  • Greyhound Public House, W8 5EP
  • Healthy Ambitions Limited, W8 5TD
  • Jacuzzi, W8 4SJ
  • Rosso, W8 6NG
  • Panis Aureus, W8 4PE
  • ADORA PIZZA, W8 4PE
  • Banh Me, W8 4PE
  • Ben's Cookies, W8 5SF
  • Eat well at, W8 4BX
  • Genji Inc, W8 5SE
  • High Spirit, W8 4PE
  • The Good Shepherds, W8 6PU
  • A Food and Wine, W8 6QD
  • Aldimashqi (Kensington) Ltd, W8 7RG
  • Amazon Fresh Stores, W8 7RL
  • Boots UK Ltd, W8 5SF
  • L'art Du Chocolat/Leonidas, W8 5SF
  • Marks & Spencer, W8 5SQ
  • Sainsbury's, W8 4BA
  • Waitrose, W8 6SA
  • Whole Foods Market, W8 5SE
  • Wilko, W8 7RG
  • Eden Montessori Nursery, W8 6BL
  • Holland Park Pre School, W8 6LU
  • Kensington House Nursery School, W8 6QH
  • Loveday Kensington, W8 5EP
  • Maggie & Rose, W8 6NX
  • Dendara Ltd, W8 4BA
  • Ole & Steen, W8 4SH
  • Paris Baguette, W8 6SU
  • Da 10 Tiramisu, W8 6ND
  • Daddy's Kitchen Ltd, W8 5NP
  • Hench Kensington, W8 4PE
  • Potato Corner, W8 4PE
  • Rocket Food Ltd, W8 6AG
  • Accent Catering, W8 7AF
  • Accent Catering Services Ltd, W8 7PN
  • Fox Primary School Coffee Shop, W8 7PP
  • Lee Abbey Hostel, W8 6JJ
  • Thomas London Day School, W8 5BP